Ambati Rayudu tweets after 7 months allege corruption in Hyderabad Cricket

Rayudu, who was Hyderabad captain in the Vijay Hazare Trophy and Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, said there was a lot of politics in the team that made him very uncomfortable and thus he chose to opt-out of the team.

By Siddhu Manchikanti, November 24, 2019 12:54 IST

Hyderabad batsman Ambati Rayudu tweeted for the first time on Saturday after his infamous '3D glasses to watch World Cup' tweet in April. 
 
The 34-year-old alleged corruption in Hyderabad cricket and asked Telangana's Minister for Industry and Municipal Administration KT Rama Rao to look into it. Rayudu claimed the Hyderabad cricket team has influenced by corrupt people who've numerous cases against them. 
 
Rayudu, who was Hyderabad captain in the Vijay Hazare Trophy and Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, said there was a lot of politics in the team that made him very uncomfortable and thus he chose to opt-out of the team. 
 
Rayudu also claimed that he had informed Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA) president Mohammad Azharuddin about the issue but the former India cricketer did not take strong measures to tackle it. Rayudu further alleged that 'rich, influential and politicians' children' get preferential treatment for selection into the Hyderabad team.

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