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Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) has rejected Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) request to conduct the listening to Umar Akmal’s case exterior Switzerland.

PCB had requested that the listening must be held in another country and by no means in Switzerland.

According to sources, the purpose of holding the listening to at least one different venue was to chop again the payments of every occasion.

Both Umar and PCB have replied to the invention of change as a result of the due of sending replies will expire on Saturday (September 26).

PCB filed an enchantment in opposition to the low cost in Akmal’s ban whereas Akmal appealed for an extra low cost in his suspension.

Former Supreme Court select Mr. Justice (retd) Faqir Muhammad Khokhar, in his functionality as an unbiased adjudicator, had diminished Akmal’s ban to 1.5 years from three years. The cricketer was charged beneath Article 7.5.4 of the PCB Anti-Corruption Code.

Umar had been banned for three years in April by a one-man Disciplinary Panel of the board after two hearings and he then appealed to the unbiased adjudicator.

Umar, 30, who has carried out 16 Tests (the ultimate one in 2011), 121 ODIs, and 84 T20 internationals have had a historic previous of working into points with the establishment over disciplinary factors since he made his Pakistan debut in 2009.

He is the youthful brother of Pakistan verify wicket-keepers, Kamran and Adnan Akmal.


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