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Indian bowlers' bail rejected as court raps board

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Three cricketers were refused bail Tuesday after they appeared in court in New Delhi on spot-fixing charges as senior judges rapped the Indian board's "lackadaisical" approach over the scandal. 

Indian cricketer Shanthakumaran Sreesanth (C) is escorted in a police vehicle on his way to court in New Delhi on May 21, 2013. Three Indian cricket players, including Sreesanth, were refused bail on Tuesday after they appeared in court on spot-fixing charges as police announced the arrest of a Bollywood actor over the scandal.

And in a sign of the growing fallout from the allegations, police in Mumbai announced the arrest of a Bollywood actor as part of the investigation which has caused outrage among fans in the cricket-mad nation.

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