LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has briefly suspended Zeeshan Malik from the Northern Cricket Affiliation underneath Article 4.7.1 of the PCB Anti-Corruption Code.
The PCB said that the participant won’t be able to take part in cricket-related actions till the board’s anti-corruption division is investigated.
Zeeshan Malik final performed within the semi-finals of the Nationwide T20 Cup towards Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and scored 29 out of 21 factors.
“As that is an ongoing investigation, the PCB is not going to present any additional feedback,” the assertion stated.
What’s Article 4.7.1?
If both: (a) the PCB decides to cost a participant in against the law underneath this Anti-Corruption Code; or (b) the PCB is of the opinion that different distinctive circumstances exist for a participant (e.g. additionally represent a prison offense inside the which means of this Anti-Corruption Act), it’s on the discretion of the participant, underneath circumstances during which he believes that the integrity sport might in any other case be severely undermined, provisionally droop the participant till the anti-corruption tribunal has decided whether or not he / she has dedicated against the law. Any resolution to briefly droop the competitor can be communicated to the competitor in writing, with a replica being despatched on the identical time to the ICC and, if relevant, the Nationwide Cricket Federation of which the competitor belongs.