Keep cricket at an arm's length from politics: SC

HT Correspondent

NEW DELHI, Nov. 27 -- Cricket should be kept free from politics and the game should not become a ball for politicians, the Supreme Court observed Monday. "Let cricket be a game and not a ball for politicians," observed a bench of justices RM Lodha and AR Dave. Former cricketer and BJP MP Kirti Azad is associated with the Association of Bihar Cricket, while Bihar Cricket Association is led by RJD chief Lalu Prasad.Published by HT Syndication with permission from Hindustan Times.