by Datechguy | August 1st, 2012
Somehow When I saw this scene from On the Waterfront
I never thought of Women’s Olympic Badminton
Badminton pairs expelled from London 2012 Olympics after ‘match-fixing’ scandal
apparently money was not involved
The International Olympic Committee has taken unprecedented steps to tackle match-fixing in the London Games, with president Jacques Rogge describing it as the biggest threat to the integrity of the Games.
There is no suggestion of any betting associated with the matches, but the fact players appeared willing to manipulate results is arguably more corrosive to the reputation of the Games.
Who knew that badminton had a seedy underside to it?
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