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Sharjeel Khan happy with Pakistan welcome after return from ban

LAHORE – Pakistan opener Sharjeel Khan said Tuesday he was delighted with the welcome he had been given since being recalled to the national squad after completing a lengthy ban for spot-fixing. The 31-year-old was banned in 2017 for five years – with half the sentence suspended – for his ...

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PCB permits disgraced Sharjeel Khan to play club cricket

LONDON: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has allowed disgraced batsman Sharjeel Khan to play club cricket in what could be a massive step towards his eventual induction into the national fold. Sharjeel, according to sources close to the matter, passed on his second attempt at the PCB Anti-Corruption and Security ...

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Sharjeel Khan apologizes for spot fixing

LAHORE: Pakistan opening batsman Sharjeel Khan apologized to the Pakistan Cricket Baord (PCB) his fans and cricket fraternity on Monday for his spot fixing scandal during the second edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL). “I offer my unconditional apology to the Pakistan Cricket Board, my teammates, fans and family for ...

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Sharjeel Khan apologizes for spot fixing, agrees to undergo rehabilitation

LAHORE: Pakistan opening batsman Sharjeel Khan apologized to the Pakistan Cricket Baord (PCB) his fans and cricket fraternity for his spot fixing scandal during the second edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL). “I offer my unconditional apology to the Pakistan Cricket Board, my teammates, fans and family for the irresponsible ...

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Nasir Jamshed indicted in UK over bribery offences

LONDON: Pakistani cricketer Nasir Jamshed has been charged for his role in a spot-fixing scandal as part of an investigation by the UK’s National Crime Agency (NCA). Jamshed, along with two other men, has been charged with bribery offences for their involvement in spot-fixing during tournaments organised by the Pakistan ...

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Waqar Younis terms spot-fixing as cancer in sports

LONDON: Former Pakistani cricketer, Waqar Younis, recently expressed his disappointment at the recent influx of unscrupulous activities in the Pakistan cricket circle. The Pakistan Super League (PSL) has been a breakthrough innovation for the country but the T20 league saw itself being plagued by the menace of spot fixing last ...

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Sharjeel appeal against spot-fixing ban rejected

LAHORE: An appeal by fast-rising Pakistan opener Sharjeel Khan against a five-year ban over spot-fixing was rejected this week with his lawyer vowing to challenge the decision in a higher court. Sharjeel , 28, was banned for five years, two-and-a-half of them suspended, in August following an investigation by a ...

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PSL spot fixing case: Khalid Latif gets five-year ban

LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Anti Corruption Tribunal has imposed five-year ban on Khalid Latif in Pakistan Super League (PSL) spot fixing scandal. Furthermore, Latif has to pay fine of Rs. 1 million. According to brief verdict of the tribunal was under investigation for violation of 6 Articles of Code ...

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Sethi says zero tolerance for corrupt practices

LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Najam Sethi has said that the verdict of PCB anti corruption tribunal against spot fixer Sharjeel Khan is a vindication of our policy of zero tolerance against corrupt practices in the game of cricket. “The PCB anti corruption and vigilance department deserves great credit ...

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Sharjeel, Khalid likely to be banned for life in spot fixing scandal

LAHORE: Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif are likely to be banned for life for their alleged involvement in the spot fixing scandal which shocked the Pakistan Super League (PSL) earlier this year in Dubai. While talking to media the sources in the PCB legal department said that, “We have requested ...

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