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Former IPL chairman Lalit Modi has reacted on Twitter to the Mudgal committee's report on the IPL spot-fixing scandal which indicted Gurunath Meiyappan of betting and passing information to bookies.Below are his tweets starting from when news of the report broke out:Waiting to get copy of report before commenting. But if Csk owners are caught betting and fixing team needs to be annulled as per rules Lalit Kumar Modi (@LalitKModi) February 10, 2014Life ban on all connected is a must. So I guess Srini's 2 day victory as future warlord of cricket was short lived. I told u all so Lalit Kumar Modi (@LalitKModi) February 10, 2014 Now it's time for cricket establishment to wake up and bury the entire india cement team that has taken over the global cricket Lalit Kumar Modi (@LalitKModi) February 10, 2014All wins of Csk so far must be annulled. Prize moneys taken back and penalty levied on the owners. Players involved should be banned Lalit Kumar Modi (@LalitKModi) February 10, 2014 New team in chennai should be auctioned with india cement and it's owners getting a life time ban in participating in any sport Lalit Kumar Modi (@LalitKModi) February 10, 2014Csk in its current Avtar as per ipl guidelines cannot continue. Present auction needs to be scrapped Lalit Kumar Modi (@LalitKModi) February 10, 2014 To bring back credibility fresh auction must be held with all players going into the pot Lalit Kumar Modi (@LalitKModi) February 10, 2014Governing council should be scrapped and new body with owners along with officials should be formed. To run operate the league Lalit Kumar Modi (@LalitKModi) February 10, 2014 All people who supported tainted lot should be taken to task. We cannot allow mafia and crooks to run this beautiful game we all adore Lalit Kumar Modi (@LalitKModi) February 10, 2014Current rubber stamping board must be made accountable for this mess. Leading with Arun Jaitley and Shukla. Key hatchet men Lalit Kumar Modi (@LalitKModi) February 10, 2014 Before another step is taken - the first needs to be to get rid of all india cement people in cricket. 2 all Srini hired men. Let's a start Lalit Kumar Modi (@LalitKModi) February 10, 2014Many media people constantly calling. I will respond live only only once I have red the report - so please give me time to digest the report Lalit Kumar Modi (@LalitKModi) February 10, 2014 The dirty tricks department which unfortunately has a few good people in ipl - but all must go. Incl outside agencies that were in cover up Lalit Kumar Modi (@LalitKModi) February 10, 2014Certain media companies have been behind this new ICC Avtar and have shown there extending of hands with bcci. There agenda must be relooked Lalit Kumar Modi (@LalitKModi) February 10, 2014

Reading win replay to book FA Cup semi-final with Arsenal

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Reading win replay to book FA Cup semi-final with Arsenal

Second-tier Reading booked an FA Cup semi-final meeting with holders Arsenal at Wembley after brushing aside 10-man Bradford City 3-0 in their replay on Monday.After the first game failed to yield a g...


Tennis: Eugenie Bouchard eases into fourth round at Indian Wells

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Tennis: Eugenie Bouchard eases into fourth round at Indian Wells

Sixth-seeded Canadian Eugenie Bouchard used her potent forehand to great effect as she demolished American CoCo Vandeweghe 6-3 6-2 in the third round of the BNP Paribas Open on Monday.The 21-year-old ...

Djokovic, Murray tested in Indian Wells wins

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Djokovic, Murray tested in Indian Wells wins

By Mark Lamport-StokesINDIAN WELLS, California (Reuters) - World number one Novak Djokovic and fourth-seeded Andy Murray each had to contend with different degrees of adversity before they advanced to...

Murray fends off Kohlschreiber, moves to fourth round at Indian Wells

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Murray fends off Kohlschreiber, moves to fourth round at Indian Wells

Andy Murray recovered from a surprising second-set stutter to beat Phillipp Kohlschreiber 6-1 3-6 6-1 in the third round of the BNP Paribas Open on Monday.Seemingly in total control after breezing thr...

Murray fends off Kohlschreiber, moves to fourth round at Indian Wells

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Murray fends off Kohlschreiber, moves to fourth round at Indian Wells

Andy Murray recovered from a surprising second-set stutter to beat Phillipp Kohlschreiber 6-1 3-6 6-1 in the third round of the BNP Paribas Open on Monday.Seemingly in total control after breezing thr...

S.Africa out to shed unwanted tag in Sri Lanka showdown

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S.Africa out to shed unwanted tag in Sri Lanka showdown

By Nick MulvenneySYDNEY (Reuters) - South Africa have a chance to finally shed their reputation as one of the most mentally fragile teams in international sport when they take on Sri Lanka in what sho...

Olympics: FIFA names six cities, seven stadiums for 2016 football

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Olympics: FIFA names six cities, seven stadiums for 2016 football

Six cities and seven stadiums are to be used as football venues for the 2016 Olympics in Brazil, FIFA announced on Monday, but Sao Paulo club Corinthians have already threatened to pull their ground o...