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Cricket betting racket busted in Mysore

Eighteen bookies, who were operating from a hotel here, were arrested.

October 4, 2009, 10:44 PM IST
Cricket betting racket busted in Mysore

Mysore: Police here have busted a racket which was betting on the Pakistan-New Zealand Champions Trophy semi-final match, a top police official said on Sunday.

Eighteen bookies, who were operating from a hotel here, were arrested, Police Commissioner Sunil Agarwal told reporters.

He said records relating to betting transactions worth Rs 37.5 lakh were among those seized from the gang.

New Zealand defeated Pakistan by five wickets in the match in South Africa on Saturday night to reach the Champions Trophy final.

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