Times of India – NEW DELHI: Former India batsman and Uttar Pradesh captain Mohammad Kaif on Thursday reacted sharply to the alleged bribery scandal unearthed by a sting operation, which claimed that a member of Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Rajeev Shukla ‘s personal staff sought bribes to facilitate selection of players.

Summary

  • NEW DELHI: Former India batsman and Uttar Pradesh captain Mohammad Kaif on Thursday reacted sharply to the alleged bribery scandal unearthed by a sting operation, which claimed that a member of Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Rajeev Shukla ‘s personal staff sought bribes to facilitate selection of players.
  • “Shocked to hear about the extent of corruption in UP Cricket.
  • Young talent being curbed by corrupt agents asking for favours.
  • Hope @ShuklaRajiv ji ensures a fair investigation and justice to the young talent & helps restore UP Cricket.,” Kaif, who recently retired from all forms of cricket wrote on Twitter.
  • “I stand by all those who have been exploited,” he added.While Saifi has denied all the charges, Sharma, a little known cricketer has alleged that the former had sought favours for including him in the state team.


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