DUBAI – Two of the Pakistan Super League players Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif have been suspended by the PSL’s anti-corruption unit for suspected activities.
Both players represent Islamabad United.
According to details, Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif are provisionally suspended while an ICC-backed Anti-Corruption Code investigation is in process
Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif were suspended and the rigorous and wide-ranging investigation by the PCB supported by the ICC will continue as part of collective efforts to protect the integrity of the sport.
Najam Sethi, Chairman of the PSL said: “It would not be appropriate to comment on the specifics of the case, however this investigation is a clear demonstration of our determination to drive corruption out of our sports. We will not tolerate any form of corrupt activity and as this investigation proceeds we will not hesitate to take further decisive action as appropriate.
“The investigation of the PCB anti-corruption unit backed by the ICC ACU has been effectively in dealing with this case to date and we will continue to work in the closest collaboration as the investigation proceeds. We are all absolutely committed to relentlessly pursuing anyone who would seek to damage the integrity of our sports.”