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#Match-Fixing

# match-fixing - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

French Open embroiled in alleged match-fixing scandal
# Corruption
From The42
# Corruption

French Open embroiled in alleged match-fixing scandal

Oct 6th 2020, 3:01 PM 7,121 Views 2 Comments

Prosecutors have opened an investigation into possible ‘fraud in an organised group’ and ‘active and passive corruption in sport’.

# match-fixing - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

FAI confirm investigation into suspicious betting patterns around Limerick FC games
# Match-Fixing
From The42
# Match-Fixing

FAI confirm investigation into suspicious betting patterns around Limerick FC games

Updated Sep 4th 2019, 9:32 PM 18,200 Views 20 Comments

Two Limerick FC games are being looked into by the Football Association of Ireland.

Ex-Man United midfielder Herrera in the dock as Spanish match-fixing trial opens
# Spain
From The42
# Spain

Ex-Man United midfielder Herrera in the dock as Spanish match-fixing trial opens

Sep 4th 2019, 2:45 PM 8,244 Views 2 Comments

Herrera is among 42 defendants charged over a ‘suspect’ 2011 match between his former club Real Zaragoza and Levante.

Gardaí carry out search at Limerick sports grounds over alleged match-fixing
# Limerick
# Limerick

Gardaí carry out search at Limerick sports grounds over alleged match-fixing

Sep 4th 2019, 8:57 AM 33,019 Views 27 Comments

Members of the Garda National Economic Crime Bureau were assisted by local gardaí in the investigation.

# match-fixing - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

Spanish footballers arrested as part of match-fixing investigation
# Detained
From The42
# Detained

Spanish footballers arrested as part of match-fixing investigation

May 28th 2019, 11:24 AM 5,697 Views 2 Comments

Police have confirmed an operation to clamp down on corruption in Spain’s top two divisions is underway.

# match-fixing - Saturday 1 December, 2018

Chinese snooker players handed 10-year, 6-year bans for match fixing
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Chinese snooker players handed 10-year, 6-year bans for match fixing

Dec 1st 2018, 11:45 AM 4,785 Views 5 Comments

Yu Delu and Cao Yupeng hit with heavy sanctions following investigation by the WPBSA.

# match-fixing - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Welsh snooker player Jones suspended over match-fixing allegations
# Match-Fixing
From The42
# Match-Fixing

Welsh snooker player Jones suspended over match-fixing allegations

Oct 11th 2018, 5:21 PM 5,212 Views 8 Comments

World snooker’s governing body believes Jamie Jones has “a case to answer”.

# match-fixing - Friday 5 October, 2018

League of Ireland pair suspended for 'manipulating matches' have appeals thrown out
# Match-Fixing
From The42
# Match-Fixing

League of Ireland pair suspended for 'manipulating matches' have appeals thrown out

Oct 5th 2018, 1:50 PM 4,354 Views 1 Comment

Athlone Town’s Igor Labuts and Dragos Sfrijan were handed 12-month suspensions in 2017.

# match-fixing - Monday 23 July, 2018

Parma handed five-point deduction and striker gets two-year ban for 'suspicious' text messages
# Match-Fixing
From The42
# Match-Fixing

Parma handed five-point deduction and striker gets two-year ban for 'suspicious' text messages

Jul 23rd 2018, 1:43 PM 9,309 Views 1 Comment

Emanuele Calaio contacted opposing players by phone, an investigation by the Italian Football Federation has found.

# match-fixing - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

'Tsunami' of corruption plaguing tennis, says new report
# Betting Offences
From The42
# Betting Offences

'Tsunami' of corruption plaguing tennis, says new report

Apr 25th 2018, 9:08 PM 5,429 Views 0 Comments

The independent review says the non-elite levels of the sport are ‘fertile feeding ground’ for match-fixing.

# match-fixing - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

Athlone duo accused of match-fixing launch legal proceedings against FAI
# Case
From The42
# Case

Athlone duo accused of match-fixing launch legal proceedings against FAI

Dec 13th 2017, 2:13 PM 11,361 Views 0 Comments

Igors Labuts and Dragos Sfrijan were previously banned from all football-related activities for 12 months.

# match-fixing - Thursday 7 September, 2017

South Africa-Senegal match to be replayed after referee banned for life
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

South Africa-Senegal match to be replayed after referee banned for life

Sep 7th 2017, 9:38 AM 9,458 Views 2 Comments

Joseph Lamptey was initially suspended for three months by African football’s ruling body CAF.

# match-fixing - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Three Wimbledon matches flagged and to be investigated for possible match-fixing
# Tennis
From The42
# Tennis

Three Wimbledon matches flagged and to be investigated for possible match-fixing

Jul 20th 2017, 8:15 AM 7,529 Views 6 Comments

Suspicions have built surrounding certain matches following unusual betting patterns.

# match-fixing - Thursday 18 May, 2017

After Athlone controversy, Swedish football rocked by match-fixing allegations
# Problem
From The42
# Problem

After Athlone controversy, Swedish football rocked by match-fixing allegations

May 18th 2017, 2:42 PM 2,748 Views 0 Comments

Gothenburg v AIK has been postponed by the SvFF after an alleged plot was reported.

# match-fixing - Friday 5 May, 2017

Problems worsen for Athlone Town as two more matches now under investigation
# Betting Irregularities
From The42
# Betting Irregularities

Problems worsen for Athlone Town as two more matches now under investigation

May 5th 2017, 7:09 PM 13,262 Views 6 Comments

The FAI has released a statement containing an update on the situation this evening.

# match-fixing - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

El Salvador players 'approached with bribe to fix World Cup qualifier' From The42

El Salvador players 'approached with bribe to fix World Cup qualifier'

Sep 6th 2016, 10:39 AM 4,708 Views 3 Comments

Players provide recording to support claim that Canada match was subject of a match-fixing attempt.

# match-fixing - Thursday 2 June, 2016

NRL boss vows to ban guilty parties for life after match-fixing scandal rocks rugby league
# No Mercy
From The42
# No Mercy

NRL boss vows to ban guilty parties for life after match-fixing scandal rocks rugby league

Jun 2nd 2016, 9:05 AM 4,029 Views 1 Comment

Police are investigating claims of rigged games at the highest level of the sport.

# match-fixing - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Court calls for incoming Chelsea boss to be handed suspended prison sentence
# Legal Battle
From The42
# Legal Battle

Court calls for incoming Chelsea boss to be handed suspended prison sentence

Apr 5th 2016, 4:09 PM 21,113 Views 14 Comments

The Italian, who will take charge of the English club after Euro 2016, is accused of sporting fraud.

# match-fixing - Saturday 30 January, 2016

Corruption expert warns Irish sport to 'wake up' to threat of match-fixing before it's too late
# Grave Concern
From The42
# Grave Concern

Corruption expert warns Irish sport to 'wake up' to threat of match-fixing before it's too late

Jan 30th 2016, 3:00 PM 19,571 Views 31 Comments

Declan Hill believes Ireland is not doing enough to tackle the issue.

# match-fixing - Monday 18 January, 2016

Tennis chief 'confident' no Irish players involved in match-fixing
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

Tennis chief 'confident' no Irish players involved in match-fixing

Jan 18th 2016, 5:25 PM 12,719 Views 29 Comments

CEO Des Allen has backed tennis officials’ claims that match-fixing evidence was not suppressed by the game’s authorities.

# match-fixing - Monday 28 December, 2015

El Salvador's most capped international Pacheco shot dead
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

El Salvador's most capped international Pacheco shot dead

Dec 28th 2015, 2:43 PM 9,704 Views 8 Comments

Two friends who were travelling with the 33-year-old were hurt in the attack.

# match-fixing - Friday 27 November, 2015

Albania could face disqualification from Euro 2016 over match-fixing allegations
# Allegations
From The42
# Allegations

Albania could face disqualification from Euro 2016 over match-fixing allegations

Nov 27th 2015, 4:31 PM 12,042 Views 15 Comments

Denmark could be back in Euro 2016 if match-fixing claims by Armenia FA are found to be true.

# match-fixing - Monday 19 January, 2015

Dubliner Stephen Dawson expresses 'huge relief' after spot-fixing charges against him dropped
# Relief
From The42
# Relief

Dubliner Stephen Dawson expresses 'huge relief' after spot-fixing charges against him dropped

Jan 19th 2015, 3:29 PM 4,665 Views 0 Comments

“It’s been the worst nine months of my life.”

# match-fixing - Monday 15 December, 2014

Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera named in match-fixing allegations
# Allegation
From The42
# Allegation

Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera named in match-fixing allegations

Dec 15th 2014, 6:01 PM 10,097 Views 15 Comments

Swansea’s Jefferson Montero has also been identified in a criminal complaint filed today.

# match-fixing - Monday 1 September, 2014

Ex-Premier League footballer Delroy Facey charged with bribery
# Match-Fixing
From The42
# Match-Fixing

Ex-Premier League footballer Delroy Facey charged with bribery

Sep 1st 2014, 4:31 PM 2,835 Views 2 Comments

The 34-year-old has been arrested as part of an ongoing investigation into match-fixing.

# match-fixing - Monday 23 June, 2014

Ghana embroiled in match-fixing scandal after The Telegraph/Channel 4 sting
# The Fix
From The42
# The Fix

Ghana embroiled in match-fixing scandal after The Telegraph/Channel 4 sting

Jun 23rd 2014, 12:29 AM 11,749 Views 11 Comments

African side sure to be affected as they look to qualify for the knock-out round.

# match-fixing - Sunday 1 June, 2014

FIFA probe reportedly reveals World Cup match-fixing mess -- report
# Fifa Confidential
From The42
# Fifa Confidential

FIFA probe reportedly reveals World Cup match-fixing mess -- report

Jun 1st 2014, 6:54 AM 4,242 Views 8 Comments

Well, this is worrying.

# match-fixing - Monday 13 January, 2014

FIFA's policeman vows match-fixing won't ruin World Cup
# Promise
From The42
# Promise

FIFA's policeman vows match-fixing won't ruin World Cup

Jan 13th 2014, 7:30 AM 1,103 Views 3 Comments

“We must assume that organised crime gangs will also try to fix matches,” he says.

# match-fixing - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Former Milan enforcer Gattuso under investigation for match-fixing
# Ringhio
From The42
# Ringhio

Former Milan enforcer Gattuso under investigation for match-fixing

Dec 17th 2013, 1:19 PM 3,713 Views 12 Comments

The ex-Italy international is in trouble for potential links to ‘criminals with intent to commit sporting fraud.’

# match-fixing - Monday 9 December, 2013

DJ Campbell arrested as part of match-fixing investigation
# Probe
From The42
# Probe

DJ Campbell arrested as part of match-fixing investigation

Dec 9th 2013, 10:15 AM 3,406 Views 6 Comments

The Blackburn Rovers striker is one of six people taken into custody by the National Crime Agency in the UK.

# match-fixing - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Three held over new claims of match-fixing in English football
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

Three held over new claims of match-fixing in English football

Dec 8th 2013, 12:26 PM 4,778 Views 0 Comments

The probe is understood to involve two ex-Premier League footballers.

# match-fixing - Friday 29 November, 2013

Wenger fears football may never be rid of match-fixing
# Scandal
From The42
# Scandal

Wenger fears football may never be rid of match-fixing

Nov 29th 2013, 1:38 PM 1,176 Views 0 Comments

The Arsenal manager did add that he believes the English game is ‘completely clean’ though.

# match-fixing - Thursday 28 November, 2013

At least three British footballers arrested on match-fixing charges
# Gambling
# Gambling

At least three British footballers arrested on match-fixing charges

Nov 28th 2013, 7:36 AM 18,342 Views 20 Comments

The Daily Telegraph sting uncovered a “fixer” who pledged access to lower-league football results.

# match-fixing - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Stephen Lee claims to be 'totally innocent' after match fixing ban
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Stephen Lee claims to be 'totally innocent' after match fixing ban

Sep 25th 2013, 1:48 PM 1,267 Views 2 Comments

The former world number five says he has “done nothing wrong”.

Stephen Lee banned for 12 years for snooker match-fixing
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Stephen Lee banned for 12 years for snooker match-fixing

Sep 25th 2013, 10:58 AM 9,655 Views 37 Comments

English snooker player found guilty on seven counts and suspended until 2024.

# match-fixing - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Ronnie O'Sullivan: 'Many more players throw snooker matches'
# Scandal
From The42
# Scandal

Ronnie O'Sullivan: 'Many more players throw snooker matches'

Sep 17th 2013, 1:52 PM 1,410 Views 2 Comments

Comments come as Stephen Lee faces a lifetime ban from the sport.

Stephen Lee found guilty of match-fixing, facing lifetime ban
# Cheating
From The42
# Cheating

Stephen Lee found guilty of match-fixing, facing lifetime ban

Sep 17th 2013, 12:00 PM 14,800 Views 39 Comments

The English snooker player will receive his punishment later today.

# match-fixing - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

Nigeria to probe unprecedented 79-0, 67-0 scores
# Sounds Legit
From The42
# Sounds Legit

Nigeria to probe unprecedented 79-0, 67-0 scores

Jul 9th 2013, 7:58 PM 6,417 Views 9 Comments

Plateau United Feeders and Police Machine FC both needed convincing wins to earn promotions to the Nigeria Nationwide League.

# match-fixing - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Sex for match-fixing scandal hits seedy lows in Lebanon
# Offside Trap
From The42
# Offside Trap

Sex for match-fixing scandal hits seedy lows in Lebanon

Jun 11th 2013, 9:37 AM 3,919 Views 0 Comments

Three match officials have been jailed after pleading guilty to accepting free sex from a gambling-linked syndicate.

# match-fixing - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Longford Town suspend player as part of match-fixing investigation
# LOI
From The42
# LOI

Longford Town suspend player as part of match-fixing investigation

Apr 3rd 2013, 8:47 AM 3,533 Views 9 Comments

The First Division leaders are working with the FAI’s disciplinary control unit.

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