Athens.- Rapid developments are taking place regarding the issue of “fixed games”. Following the publicizing on Friday of the remaining names involved in the scandal that has broken out over the past two days (the names of the 10 arrested were revealed on Thursday and of the 5 being sought), a prosecuting authority revealed in an order that all 68 have been banned from leaving the country.
Police have arrested one out of five persons for whom arrest warrants have been issued regarding the “fixed games” case and who was still at large. The arrest took place in the city of Karditsa and according to initial reports the person is a booker who was running an illegal betting shop. Immediately afterwards he was brought before a prosecutor and requested and received a time limit to prepare his testimony on Tuesday.