Rushwaya arrested

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    Lawyer Selby Hwacha said Thursday that Henrietta Rushwaya has been charged with corruption, bribery and match-fixing.

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    Rushwaya is accused of working with an Asian betting syndicate to organize several fixed invitational matches for the Zimbabwe national team in the Far East between 2007 and 2009.

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    The scandal resulted in more than 80 players being suspended by the Zimbabwean FA.

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    Rushwaya was fired for mismanagement and insubordination in October 2010.

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    Hwacha told The Associated Press that there is “no basis for the allegations” against Rushwaya.

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