Belagavi Panthers

KPL: KSCA suspends Belagavi Panthers over spot-fixing scandal

So far six people have been arrested over the scandal.

Bengaluru Blasters
CCB arrests Bengaluru Blasters bowling coach and batsman for match-fixing in KPL 2018

It is also pretty evident from the scorecard of the match between Bengaluru and Hubli in KPL 2018 in which Vishwanathan scored 9 runs in 17 balls before getting dismissed.

Manish Pandey
‘Starve your distractions, feed your focus,’ tweets Manish Pandey amidst arrest of his KPL team owner

Ali Asfak Thara, who own the Panthers, has a team in the T10 league as well.

Ali Asfak Thara
Police arrest Belagavi Panthers owner Ali Asfak Thara for betting

It has also been reported that Thara was in contact with the players of other teams.

KPL 2019: Qualifier 1, Bellary Tuskers vs Belagavi Panthers: Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Tips – Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Update

Krishnappa Gowtham has taken 19 wickets in KPL 2019 while no other bowler has more than 8 wickets.

KPL 2019: Match 16, Belagavi Panthers vs Shivamogga Lions: Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Tips – Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Update

Pavan Deshpande, Nihal Ullal and Manish Pandey have all been in good form in this tournament.

Manish Pandey KPL
KPL 2019: Match 14, Belagavi Panthers vs Bengaluru Blasters: Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Tips – Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Update

The Belgavi Panthers are clearly running out of time with just three more games left in the league stages.

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