League Notes: Local Indian Government Busts Major Betting On England-India Test
India's Kolkata city police believe that "they have busted a big-time betting racket that may have made crores on the recent India-England Test match in Mumbai." A senior investigator confirmed that gambling was going on "during the England-India Test." The investigator said, "The result of the match was a surprise because Indian players practically surrendered before the English spin attack, which is quite bizarre." DC south suburban division Sujay Chanda "confirmed the arrest" of eight people. He said, "We are probing whether they are linked with cricket betting" (TIMES OF INDIA, 11/28). ... K-League Gwangju FC has been relegated to the second division for next season after a 2-0 loss at Daegu FC Wednesday night, "blowing a chance to stay" in the league's first division, just as the '12 season comes to an end (KOREA JOONGANG DAILY, 11/30). ... The Uruguayan Football Association (AUF) received confirmation that its friendly against Spain will be played Feb. 6 in Qatar (EL OBSERVADOR, 11/29).