Corruption In Sports

3 soccer officials' bribery trial set for closing arguments

Dec 13, 2017

Closing arguments set to take place in New York trial of 3 former South American soccer officials charged in FIFA bribery scandal

Pakistan suspends Nasir Jamshed for 1 year

Dec 11, 2017

Pakistan opening batsman Nasir Jamshed has been banned for one year for not cooperating with the Pakistan Cricket Board's anti-corruption tribunal

Jonas brother testifies at FIFA bribery trial about concert

Dec 8, 2017

New York trial of 3 South American soccer officials takes strange twist with testimony by pop star Kevin Jonas about Paul McCartney concert in Argentina

European lawmakers slam FIFA, IOC for leadership issues

Dec 7, 2017

Global sports bodies FIFA and the IOC have failed to show strong leadership after corruption and doping scandals, according to a European lawmakers group

Olympic panel details Sochi bobsled champion's doping case

Dec 7, 2017

An Olympic disciplinary panel says "powerful" evidence proved that two-time bobsled gold medalist Alexander Zubkov took part in the 2014 Sochi Games doping conspiracy

Singapore revokes citizenship of suspected match-fixer

Dec 7, 2017

Singapore authorities have revoked the citizenship of a man who allegedly belonged to a major syndicate which rigged football matches around the world

Secret recordings emerge as key evidence at FIFA bribe trial

Dec 6, 2017

Secret recordings made with help of onetime Brazilian sports marketing executive become key evidence at New York corruption trial of 3 former South American soccer officials

The Latest: Pyeongchang organizers respect IOC decision

Dec 6, 2017

Organizers of Pyeongchang Olympics accept decision allowing Russian athletes to compete under neutral flag

Olympic ban for Russia's World Cup organizing chief

Dec 6, 2017

The International Olympic Committee has handed a lifetime ban to Vitaly Mutko, the Sports Minister during the time of the Sochi Olympics, who is now in charge of Russia's World Cup preparations

Brazilian businessman details FIFA bribery at US trial

Dec 4, 2017

Brazilian businessman testifies he was in on $10 million bribe to buy influence of FIFA soccer official in granting commercial rights to Copa America tournament, says he regrets it

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