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Cricket News: PCB charges Umar Akmal with Anti-Corruption code breaches

The Pakistan Cricket Board charges Umar Akmal with two breaches of Article 2.4.4 of the PCB Anti-Corruption Code in two unrelated incidents. According to reports, Article 2.4.4 of the PCB Anti-Corruption Code reads: "Failing to disclose to the PCB Vigilance and Security Department (without unnecessary delay) full details of any approaches or invitations received by the Participant to engage in Corrupt Conduct under this Anti-Corruption Code". A few days back Umar Akmal was issued a Notice of Charge and now he has 14 days which is till March 31, 2020, to respond in writing to the charge. Umar was provisionally suspended on February 20, 2020. The PCB will not make any further comment pending the outcome in this case.


  • Released : 23-Mar-2020


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