Times of India – NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Friday set aside the BCCI ‘s disciplinary committee’s order imposing a life ban on former Indian cricketer S Sreesanth for his alleged involvement in the 2013 IPL spot-fixing scandal.

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  • NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Friday set aside the BCCI ‘s disciplinary committee’s order imposing a life ban on former Indian cricketer S Sreesanth for his alleged involvement in the 2013 IPL spot-fixing scandal.
  • “The Supreme Court has given me a lifeline and it has helped me restore my dignity,” said Sreesanth in reaction to the apex court’s decision.
  • “I have started to practice and hopefully I will be able to start playing cricket soon enough.
  • I request the BCCI not to take all 90 days to take a decision on the punishment for me.
  • I want to start by playing club cricket and I am hoping to play in the Scottish league, which starts in April,” he added.


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