New Delhi, July 25 (ANI): Cricketer Ajit Chandila on Saturday said that he has full faith in the Board of Control for Cricket in India’s (BCCI) and requested the same to give him an opportunity to play cricket again.
“I always believed in god and the judiciary that one day the truth will come out. I have full faith in BCCI and that they will give us an opportunity to play cricket. I would like to request BCCI to give me an opportunity to play cricket. I have confidence in me that I can achieve the same again. Also, I would like to thank my fans who prayed for me,” said Chandila.
Chandila was acquitted along with S. Sreesanth and 41 other accused in the 2013 IPL spot-fixing scandal.
The infamous IPL controversy broke out during the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League, during which Rajasthan Royals cricketers Sreesanth, Chandila and Chavan were accused of tarnishing the image of the game.
Special Cell of the Delhi Police had named 42 accused in the case in its charge sheet out of whom six are absconding.
Earlier, the players were granted bail due to lack of evidence after the Delhi Police arrested the trio in May 2013.
Underworld don Dawood Ibrahim and his aide Chhota Shakeel were also among the 42 accused in a 6000-page long chargesheet filed by the Delhi Police. (ANI)