KARACHI: Cricketer Anwar Ali has replaced batsman Umar Akmal in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) Quetta Gladiator team.
Umar Akmal, who was earlier today suspended by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) under the Anti-Corruption Code was scheduled to play in the today match as a Gladiator player against the Islamabad United in Karachi’s National Stadium.
The press release in this regard was issued by the PCB in which Akmal’s suspension was announced. The board also allowed the Quetta Gladiators to apply for his replacement in the team.
Anwar Ali, a 32-year-old has been part of the Quetta Gladiators squad in all previous editions. He had taken 23 wickets in the 32 matches he has played in the league so far.
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