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Pakistan's current pacers are nine to ten years older than what their birth certificate suggests, says Mohammad Asif
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Pakistan's current pacers are nine to ten years older than what their birth certificate suggests, says Mohammad Asif

Asif's remarks came in the wake of Pakistan's 101-run defeat against New Zealand in the first Test in Mount Maunganui this week.

VVS Laxman could not figure out Mohammad Asif's deliveries during India-Pakistan Karachi Test in 2006, recalls Shoaib Akhtar
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VVS Laxman could not figure out Mohammad Asif's deliveries during India-Pakistan Karachi Test in 2006, recalls Shoaib Akhtar

Pakistan legend Shoaib Akhtar has revealed as to why his teammate Mohammad Asif was able to rattle former Indian cricketer VVS Laxman in the 2006 Karachi Test between India and Pakistan.

Former Pakistan seamer Mohammad Asif feels PCB gave everyone involved in spot-fixing scandal second chance except him
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Former Pakistan seamer Mohammad Asif feels PCB gave everyone involved in spot-fixing scandal second chance except him

Mohammad Asif said, '"I proved myself not just once but repeatedly. I got the same batsmen out more than once, and it's not like I bowled one fluke great delivery and never did it again.'

PCB wants government to criminalise match-fixing, spot-fixing in cricket
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PCB wants government to criminalise match-fixing, spot-fixing in cricket

PCB chairman Ehsan Mani said at present they don't have the legal authority to call witnesses or check bank accounts and other details to deeply probe corruption cases.

Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen rates Pakistan's Mohammad Asif as most difficult bowler to face
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Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen rates Pakistan's Mohammad Asif as most difficult bowler to face

Asif along with teammates Salman Butt and Mohammad Amir were handed lengthy suspensions by the International Cricket Council over their involvement in the 2010 spot-fixing scandal in England

Pass laws in parliament to stop guilty players from making comebacks, says Ramiz Raja on latest corruption scandal in PSL
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Pass laws in parliament to stop guilty players from making comebacks, says Ramiz Raja on latest corruption scandal in PSL

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday suspended Umar Akmal pending an anti-corruption inquiry amid claims that he failed to report a spot-fixing approach in the Pakistan Super League.

'I was surrounded by match-fixers': Shoaib Akhtar labels match-fixing allegations against his former Pakistan teammates
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'I was surrounded by match-fixers': Shoaib Akhtar labels match-fixing allegations against his former Pakistan teammates

Shoaib Akhtar also revealed that former Pakistan pacer Mohammad Asif told him about all the matches he fixed and how he did it.

Sharjeel Khan needs to admit to spot-fixing, attend rehabilitation programme if he wants to play again: PCB
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Sharjeel Khan needs to admit to spot-fixing, attend rehabilitation programme if he wants to play again: PCB

Sharjeel was banned from all forms of cricket for five years in August 2017 for his role in the spot-fixing scandal that marred Pakistan Super League (PSL) earlier that year but the PCB's Anti-Corruption Tribunal had said half of his ban would remain suspended.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: ECB asks players, official to avoid cash transactions during tournament to tackle corruption
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: ECB asks players, official to avoid cash transactions during tournament to tackle corruption

Determined to deliver a corruption-free World Cup, the ECB has issued special debit cards to all the players, officials, umpires, match referees and advised them to avoid cash transactions during the tournament.

Shahid Afridi reveals that he did not blow whistle on spot-fixing scandal of 2010 during Pakistan's tour to England
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Shahid Afridi reveals that he did not blow whistle on spot-fixing scandal of 2010 during Pakistan's tour to England

Shahid Afridi has said that he did not blow the whistle on the spot-fixing scandal that rocked world cricket during Pakistan's tour of England in 2010.

Shahid Afridi claims he knew of SMS exchanges between bookmaker and players before spot-fixing scandal
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Shahid Afridi claims he knew of SMS exchanges between bookmaker and players before spot-fixing scandal

Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi has claimed that he was aware of the exchange of messages between his teammates and a bookmaker before the 2010 spot-fixing scandal but then coach Waqar Younis refused to act despite being provided with evidence.

PSL 2019: Salman Butt says call to play the league could be his shot at redemption
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PSL 2019: Salman Butt says call to play the league could be his shot at redemption

Former Pakistan captain Salman Butt hopes an unexpected call to play in the domestic Twenty20 league will help him regain his place on the national team, he said Wednesday, years after he was banned for spot-fixing.

PSL 2019: Lahore Qalandars name Salman Butt as replacement for injured Mohammad Hafeez for remaining matches
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PSL 2019: Lahore Qalandars name Salman Butt as replacement for injured Mohammad Hafeez for remaining matches

Mohammad Hafeez fractured his right thumb while trying to take a catch of his own bowling in a match of the PSL while captaining the Lahore franchise.

Pulwama terror attack: Rajasthan Cricket Association removes photographs of Pakistan players
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Pulwama terror attack: Rajasthan Cricket Association removes photographs of Pakistan players

Pictures of players including Imran Khan, Wasim Akram, Mohammad Asif, Shoaib Akhtar, Waqar Younis and several others were pulled down and kept in a storeroom.

Danish Kaneria's admission to spot fixing reopens a dark chapter of corruption in Pakistan cricket
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Danish Kaneria's admission to spot fixing reopens a dark chapter of corruption in Pakistan cricket

Danish Kaneria played a total of 79 international games for Pakistan between 2000 and 2010, where his unique brand of leg-spin bowling allowed him to claim 276 wickets.

Autorickshaw driver robbed, arm lit on fire in Bengaluru's Viveknagar; search for two accused underway
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Autorickshaw driver robbed, arm lit on fire in Bengaluru's Viveknagar; search for two accused underway

An autorickshaw driver on Friday was robbed by two men, who threw petrol on him and set his hands on fire after trying to rob him in Bengaluru's Viveknagar Police station limits

Mohammad Abbas interview: 'Pleased to have achieved my goal of dismissing Joe Root and Alastair Cook at Lord's'
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Mohammad Abbas interview: 'Pleased to have achieved my goal of dismissing Joe Root and Alastair Cook at Lord's'

Pakistan's rising bowling star Mohammad Abbas said, "My role-model amongst Pakistani bowlers is Mohammad Asif. Outside Pakistan, it's Glenn McGrath and I admit I do try to copy their bowling."

Pakistan Cricket Board initiates inquiry against Test player Hasan Raza for appearance in spot-fixing video
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Pakistan Cricket Board initiates inquiry against Test player Hasan Raza for appearance in spot-fixing video

In the video, Pakistan batsman Raza is seen sitting in the same room in which former Indian domestic cricketer, Robin Morris from Mumbai, talks about facilitating spot-fixing in T20 tournaments.

ICC suspends UAE-based coach Irfan Ansari for approaching Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed to spot-fix matches
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ICC suspends UAE-based coach Irfan Ansari for approaching Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed to spot-fix matches

The United Arab Emirates-based coach Irfan Ansari was suspended following allegations from Pakistan's captain Sarfraz Ahmed that he was approached to participate in a spot-fixing scheme

Tainted Pakistan pacer Mohammad Asif to participate in tennis-ball tournament in Sharjah
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Tainted Pakistan pacer Mohammad Asif to participate in tennis-ball tournament in Sharjah

Former Pakistan pacer Mohammed Asif will be one of the key players in the upcoming tennis-ball cricket tournament 10PL scheduled to be held in Dubai from 19-23 March.