Shakib will solely return to the motion now on October 29 subsequent yr.
The cricketing fraternity was shocked, on Tuesday, to know that Shakib Al Hasan was banned for 2 years, with one yr of that suspended, by the Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC). Cricket apex physique took the strict determination because the Bangladesh all-rounder didn’t report quite a few corrupt approaches to the ICC’s Anti Corruption Unit (ACU).
The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has now launched a press release close to the matter. The BCB President Nazmul Hassan hopes that the nation’s finest cricketer will come again stronger subsequent yr and proceed to play for the years to return. Nevertheless, he was additionally stunned that an skilled cricketer like Shakib dedicated such a grave mistake.
The BCB chief additionally praised Shakib Al Hasan for supporting the ICC’s ACU within the investigation and cleared the board’s stance within the matter.
BCB respects the ICC’s determination in Shakib Al Hasan’s case
“Whereas the BCB is shocked and very dissatisfied that an skilled participant like Shakib had didn’t report corrupt strategy on three events, on the identical time we’re happy that he has cooperated absolutely with the ICC ACU and has pledged his dedication to its schooling programme.
“We hope he’ll come again as a greater and wiser cricketer and serve Bangladesh for a lot of extra years when his sanction will likely be over. Throughout the suspension, the BCB will proceed to help his efforts at returning to cricket. The BCB respects the ICC’s determination and shares related sentiments towards corruption in cricket,” BCB President Nazmul Hassan stated based on ICC.
Shakib Al Hasan, in the meantime, was imposed with three costs for breaching the ICC Anti Corruption Code. He additionally agreed the sanction with the ICC in lieu of an Anti-Corruption Tribunal listening to. The fees imposed on him are as follows:
- Article 2.four.four – Failure to confide in the ACU full particulars of any approaches or invites he acquired to interact in Corrupt Conduct – in relation to Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe Tri-Sequence in January 2018 and / or the 2018 IPL
- Article 2.four.four – Failure to confide in the ACU full particulars of any approaches or invites he acquired to interact in Corrupt Conduct – in relation to the second strategy in respect of the Tri-Sequence in January 2018
- Article 2.four.four – Failure to confide in the ACU full particulars of any approaches or invites he acquired to interact in Corrupt Conduct – in relation to an IPL 2018 match between Sunrisers Hyderabad v Kings XI Punjab on 26 April 2018.
Shakib Al Hasan will now miss all of the cricketing motion till October 29, 2020, and won’t be able to play the T20 World Cup to be performed in Australia as nicely.