PCB bans Umer Akmal for three years
LAHORE – The disciplinary panel of the Pakistan Cricket Board Monday banned the national team’s middle-order batsman from all forms of cricket for violating anti-corruption code.
The decision was announced by Justice (r) Fazal-e-Miran Chauhan, the head of the PCB’s panel.
Umar Akmal handed three-year ban from all cricket by Chairman of the Disciplinary Panel Mr Justice (retired) Fazal-e-Miran Chauhan.
— PCB Media (@TheRealPCBMedia) April 27, 2020
Akmal landed in hot waters due to not informing the PCB about a fixing offer he had received before the start of the fifth edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL).