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CAS reduces Umar Akmal’s ban to 12 months

LAHORE: The Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) has reduced Umar Akmal’s ban to 12 months which was imposed on the cricketer on February 20 last year. A statement the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said that Akmal had been found

Umar Akmal’s three-year ban reduced to 18 months

LAHORE: An independent adjudicator on Wednesday reduced the three-year ban imposed on cricketer Umar Akmal to eighteen months. Former Supreme Court judge Justice Faqir Mohammad Khokhar conducted the hearing at the National High Performance Centre in Lahore as independent adjudicator

Order on Umar Akmal’s appeal reserved

LAHORE: An independent adjudicator on Monday reserved order on Umar Akmal’s appeal after listening to the arguments of both sides. According to Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), former Supreme Court judge Justice Faqir Muhammad Khokhar (retd), in his capacity as an

SC judge to hear Umar Akmal’s appeal over suspension on June 11

LAHORE: Former judge of Supreme Court will hear batsman Umar Akmal’s appeal against his three-year suspension on 11th June. According to the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), former Supreme Court judge Justice (retd) Faqir Muhammad Khokhar as an independent adjudicator will

Anti-graft code breach: Umar Akmal to challenge 3-year ban by PCB

LAHORE: Cricketer Umar Akmal has decided to challenge his three-year ban imposed by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for breaching the Anti-Corruption Code. The cricketer after receiving a copy of the detailed verdict issued by the PCB has started legal

Ramiz Raja suggests jail time for match-fixing

LAHORE: Cricket commentator Ramiz Raja has urged the authorities to devise a law against match-fixing. Ramiz Raja took to Twitter and expressed that he was in favor of putting cricketers involved in match-fixing behind the bars. “So, Umar Akmal officially

Umar Akmal’s disciplinary hearing set for April 27

LAHORE: The disciplinary panel hearing misconduct charges against cricketer Umar Akmal has set the date to decide his fate on April 27. The chairman of the disciplinary panel Justice (retired) Fazal-e-Miran Chauhan issued notices to batsman Umar Akmal and the

A botched opening

There was immense jubilation as the Pakistan Super League – which has become a brand name itself – returned to Pakistan. A glitzy opening ceremony was held in Karachi but the event been mired in controversy over mismanagement and organising

Umar Akmal – The Controversial Cricketer

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has suspended troubled Pakistan batsman and Quetta Gladiators player Umar Akmal under article 4.7.1 of the PCB Anti-Corruption Code. This means Umar Akmal cannot take part in any cricket-related activities until the PCB Anti Corruption Unit

Anwar Ali replaces Umar Akmal in Quetta Gladiators

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

Umar Akmal fitness test misconduct was a misunderstanding: PCB

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board on Wednesday concluded its proceedings into an alleged misconduct involving Umar Akmal during a fitness test. The PCB released that after listening to all the parties involved, it was established that the incident happened due