Black handed ban for betting
Rangers midfielder Ian Black has been handed an immediate three-match ban, with a further seven games suspended, after breaching betting rules. At a hearing at Hampden Park on Thursday, Black admitted charges of betting on his then-registered club not to win three times between 4 March 2006 and 28 July 2013. The 28-year-old former Hearts and Inverness CT player also admitted betting on a further 10 matches which involved his own club and he received a warning over bets he placed on a further 147 fixtures.
And Black's lawyer Liam O'Donnell issued a statement which read: "I wish to clarify that Ian Black received a censure in respect of betting on 147 games that did not involve his own team. "He received a 10-match ban (seven suspended to the end of the season) in relation to 13 games involving his own team.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at Teamtalk.comSimilar Stories