The Pakistan Cricket Board on Monday banned batsman Umar Akmal from worldwide cricket for 3 years for violating the Anti Corruption Code. Although followers and supporters of Akmal are calling it a harsh punishment, former captain Rameez Raza welcomed the PCB's determination.
Raza has all the time been advocating for fixing to be included within the class of crime. Raza stated in a press release on Tuesday that concerted efforts have to be made to cease match-fixing, such because the Kovid-19 epidemic being completed at the moment.
Apart from Raza, former Zimbabwe cricketer and commentator Mpumelelo Mbangwa discussed the match fixing on social media. <! –
Mabangwa tweeted, "It appears that dangerous persons are successful this battle. He (Akmal) is a identified title, isn't it? Do you assume the battle could be received with a jail sentence. ''
In response, Raza tweeted, "Prison sentence can be useful to deal with it Pomy (Mbangwa), possibly a last resort." It is sort of a combat towards Kovid-19, everybody has to come back ahead to save lots of the cricket world: followers, boards, stakeholders, regulation enforcement companies, you and me. ''