Mohammad Nawaz Suspended for two Months in Spot Fixing

The Pakistan Cricket Board has suspended all-rounder Mohammad Nawaz for two months in its ongoing probe into the spot-fixing scandal.

The PCB, in its verdict on Wednesday, said that a “period of ineligibility/suspension of two (02) months has been imposed on Nawaz (first month suspension has commenced from 16th May 2017), one (01) month of which will be suspended upon fulfillment of additional conditions.”

  • Nawaz has also been fined Rs 200,000 for breaching the board’s anti-corruption code.

In its press release, the PCB said Nawaz was charged with a single violation of Article 2.4.4 of its anti-corruption code. The all-rounder accepted the charges levelled against him by the PCB that he had failed to timely disclose details of bookies’ approach to the board’s Vigilance and Security Department.