CSK & RR Suspended from IPL for 2 Years
The Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals teams have been suspended from IPL for 2 years in IPL spot fixing scam. The Supreme Court committee headed by Justice RM Lodha delivered verdict and said that suspension comes into effect from today. The committee imposed a life ban on Gurunath Meiyappan, the son-in-law of International Cricket Council (ICC) president N Srinivasan, and Rajasthan Royals co-owner, Bollywood actress Shilpa Setty’s husband Raj Kundra from any cricketing activity for their involvement in betting on IPL matches in 2013. Lodha’s and his committee expressed that Meiyappan and Kundra’s betting brought about bad remark on IPL and Cricket.