Bukit Aman CID chief Comm Datuk Seri Mohmad Salleh confirmed that a report was lodged at the Dang Wangi police station here on the matter.
Mohmad said, however, that investigation on the match-fixing claims would be led by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC).
It was reported that top badminton players have rallied to condemn the emergence of match fixing in their sport.
According to a Reuters report, the bookie had approached two Danish players – men’s singles world No. 9 Hans-Kristian Vittinghus and doubles specialist Kim Astrup Sorensen – via Facebook and that Sorensen was offered around ?3,000 (RM12,400) per match.
Both players rejected the offer and reported it to the Badminton World Federation (BWF).
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