The thrill of IPL, the world’s largest domestic cricket tournament, is going to start in a few days. Here’s a fantastic game of money, glamor, adventure and world class stars. Apart from this, There have been many controversies in the IPL since the beginning of the IPL in 2008. Who made headlines
Today we are going to tell you about some similar contrapussion of IPL
Harbhajan singh and Sreesanth Controversy
This is perhaps the biggest dispute of the IPL so far, which was recorded in the first season of the tournament as black day. Indeed this season, during the match of Kings XI Punjab and Mumbai Indians in Mohali, Harbhajan Singh slapped Sreesanth after the match ended on the field. After that Sreesanth was crying in the ground. After this incident, Harbhajan was banned for the entire season.
Lalit Modi Controversy
In 2010, Lalit Modi, the IPL chairman, was sacked from his post by BCCI. For this, the reason for the financial shuffle was given. He also faces bogus charges like bribe, money laundering and batting. At present, Lalit Modi lives with his family in London
Ravindra Jadeja Controversy
The governing council of Indian Premier League (IPL) imposed a one-year ban on Ravindra Jadeja for non-adherence to the IPL players’ guidelines.
“The ban was on account of Ravindra Jadeja not signing the renewal contract with the Rajasthan Royals and attempting instead to negotiate a larger financial contract with some of the other IPL franchises, thus resulting in a serious non-adherence to the IPL player guidelines,” IPL said in a statement.
Sahrukh Khan Controversy
This IPL controversy in Mumbai’s historic Wankhede Stadium is one of the biggest disputes to date. After the KKR match played on the Wankhede ground in 2012, Shah Rukh got into a quarrel with ground staff security. After the case got enlarged, the inquiry was done. In which Bollywood King Shah Rukh Khan was banned for five years from the Wankhede Stadium.
Ban on sri lankan players ipl controversy
“The security of all involved in the IPL, whether players, spectators or those working in the stadiums, is of paramount importance to the BCCI,” the statement said. “The governing council decided that Sri Lankan players will not participate in the IPL 2013 league matches in Chennai and will advise the nine franchises accordingly.”
Spot Fixing Controversy
Gurunath Meiyappan’s arrest on charges of “cheating, forgery and fraud” has possibly been the most serious and damning setback the IPL has suffered in its history. Meiyappan, a top official with Chennai Super Kings and son-in-law of then BCCI president N Srinivasan, was arrested for betting against his side in a match against Rajasthan Royals. Srinivasan then put a different spin on it, calling Meiyappan just a “cricket enthusiast”, who was nothing more than an honorary member of the franchise.
In the course of the investigation, Royals owner Raj Kundra also confessed to betting in matches involving his franchise, and it all ended with both franchises receiving a two-year ban from the tournament, starting from the 2016 season.
Luke Pomersbach Controversy
Royal Challengers Bangalore player Luke Pomersbach was arrested for allegedly molesting an American woman and severely beating up her fiance.
The 27-year-old Pomersbach’s conduct prompted RCB owner Vijay Mallya to suspend the batsman, who has not played a single IPL match so far this season, till the time he is cleared of the charges.
The incident came two days after Shah Rukh Khan’s scuffle with officials of the Mumbai Cricket Association officials, which has prompted MCA to ban the Kolkata Knight Riders co-owner and Bollywood star from its premises for five years.A case has been registered against him under various sections of IPC including section 354 of IPC (outraging modesty of woman), 323 (hurt), 454 (house trespass) and 511 (punishment for attempting to commit offences punishable with imprisonment for life or other imprisonment).
So this was some of the biggest controversy in IPL history, once the IPL is coming back with its own thrill. / Hope this season you will only see the game and this season will be completely away from the disputes.