A Pakistan U-19 participant and first-class batter Zeeshan Malik was on Thursday (October 14) provisionally suspended by the Pakistan Cricket Board for not reporting a spot-fixing strategy made in the course of the just-concluded Nationwide T20 Championship. The PCB suspended the Northern Cricket Affiliation participant beneath Article 4.7.1 of its Anti-Corruption Code, which implies he can’t participate in any cricket-related exercise pending investigation.
A PCB supply confirmed that the Anti-Corruption Unit was investigating an incident of Malik being approached to spot-fix in the course of the championship matches which he didn’t report instantly to the related authorities. The Nationwide T20 Championship concluded in Lahore on Wednesday.
Solely not too long ago, Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal resumed his profession after remaining suspended from all cricket actions since February 2020. Akmal had additionally not reported approaches made to him for spot-fixing in the course of the Pakistan Tremendous League. Akmal additionally needed to pay a superb of 4.2 million rupees to the PCB as a part of the disciplinary motion taken in opposition to him although the board had pushed for a three-year ban on him.
Malik, a proficient younger opener who appeared for Northern Punjab within the Nationwide Championship, was among the many runs in a couple of video games however his workforce misplaced within the semifinals.
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