The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has banned Umar Akmal from all types of the sport for 3 years on corruption fees.
The PCB took to Twitter to make the announcement and their put up learn: “Umar Akmal passed 3 12 months ban from all cricket by way of chairman of disciplinary panel Justice (retd.) Faizal-e-Miran Chauhan.”
Akmal had previous said in an interview that he used to be presented cash to skip suits towards India. He had additionally published that he used to be requested to depart two deliveries in a fit by way of the bookies.
“I used to be as soon as presented $200,000 for leaving two deliveries. I used to be additionally presented to skip suits towards India,” Akmal used to be quoted as pronouncing by way of Geo.Television.
Akmal had now not asked for a listening to prior to the Anti-Corruption Tribunal after he used to be charged for 2 breaches of Article 2.4.Four of the PCB Anti-Corruption Code in two unrelated incidents.
Article 2.4.Four of the PCB Anti-Corruption Code reads as: “Failing to divulge to the PCB Vigilance and Safety Division (with out pointless prolong) complete main points of any approaches or invites won by way of the Player to interact in Corrupt Habits beneath this Anti-Corruption Code”.
Article 4.8.1 of the PCB Anti-Corruption Code reads as: “In such cases, a listening to prior to the Anti-Corruption Tribunal shall now not be required. As an alternative, the Chairman of the Disciplinary Panel (sitting by myself) shall factor a public resolution confirming the offence(s) beneath this Anti-Corruption Code specified within the Understand of Rate and the imposition of an appropriate sanction inside the vary specified within the Understand of Rate. Prior to issuing that public resolution, the Chairman of the Disciplinary Panel will supply written understand of that call to the Nationwide Cricket Federation to which the Player is affiliated, the PCB Vigilance and Safety Division and the ICC.”