Former Pakistan batsman Nasir Jamshed has been sentenced to 17 months in jail for spot-fixing. The 30-year-old participant was convicted by the court docket in December final yr. At the identical time, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has banned Jamshed for 10 years in 2018 itself. In addition to Jamshed, Yusuf Anwar and Mohammad Ijaz have additionally been sentenced to 40 and thirty months respectively by the Crown Court of Manchester. <! –
All the gamers have confessed to giving cash to the gamers for ineffective performances within the Pak Super League (PSL). Both of them are UK residents.
According to experiences, final yr a police officer approached the three to repair the match as a bookie. Investigation revealed that Jamshed had unsuccessfully tried spot-fixing within the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) twice in 2016. Britain's National Crime Agency arrested Jamshed, Yusuf Anwar and Mohammed Ijaz throughout a spot-fixing investigation final yr. Initially, these three had clearly denied fixing, however throughout the listening to in December final yr, all confessed to their crime.
For your data, allow us to inform you that after this determination, Jamshed's spouse Samara Afzal mentioned that Nasir's future was prone to be good, however he adopted the shortcut and misplaced all the pieces. Nasir may get UK citizenship and will play county cricket, however he misplaced all the pieces with a profession, respect and fame. Samra issued a press release saying that this determination will train gamers to not take the improper path. Jamshed's spouse additional mentioned that different gamers ought to take a look at this in opposition to the corruption. Born on 6 December 1989 in Lahore, Punjab, Jamshed performed two Tests, 48 ODIs and 18 T20Is for Pakistan. The opening batsman made his one-day debut in opposition to Zimbabwe in 2008, however couldn’t retain his place within the crew.