June 16, 2019

Three more Pakistan cricketers named at betting scam trial

The prosecution in the Pakistan cricketers betting scam trial claim that the agent Mazher Majeed, 36, told an undercover reporter he had players he could control in relation to fixing. Former captain Salman Butt, 26, and fast bowler Mohammad Asif, 28, deny conspiracy to accept corrupt payments … [Read more...]

Pakistan Cricketers questioned about match fixing scam

Pakistan cricketers Salman Butt, Mohammad Amir and Mohammad Asif have been questioned by police over claims they were involved in a betting scam. The International Cricket Council anti-corruption unit - News of the World - has filmed a man with connections to the Pakistan team accepting £150,000 … [Read more...]

Pakistan survive England fightback and win Oval Test

Young Pakistan stars Umar Akmal and Mohammad Amir survived a strong England fightback to bring Pakistan victory over England in the third Test at The Oval in London. England still lead the series 2-1 but Pakistan will be full of confidence after finally playing well for all the days of a Test … [Read more...]

England complete Test victory but Pakistan earn respect

Andrew Strauss and Jonathan Trott hit unbeaten half-centuries to guide England to a nine wicket win over Pakistan in the 2nd Test at Edgbaston. Pakistan started the day hoping to add some valuable runs for the last wicket but their innings only lasted another 11 balls. Chasing only 118 to win … [Read more...]