Sourav Ganguly, the former Indian cricket captain, joined the Mudgal Committee on IPL spot-fixing as an expert on cricketing affairs on 8 June 2014.
The Mudgal committee headed by Justice (retired) Mukul Mudgal is probing IPL betting and spot fixing scandals of 2013. It is investigating on the 13 names submitted by it to Supreme Court in a sealed envelope in February 2014 after a preliminary inquiry. It was appointed in October 2013 by the Supreme Court to investigate the fixing allegations that took place during the IPL’s 2013 season.
The Supreme Court in its direction asked the probe committee to select a cricketer of impeccable repute and integrity to help the committee on the cricketing matters related to IPL betting and spot fixing.
When: on 8 June 2014