Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif found guilty in cricket spot-fixing trial

On November 2, 2011, in Corruption, by Editor

Pakistani cricketers Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif have been found guilty of conspiracy to cheat and accepting corrupt payments in their spot-fixing trial. – The Metro, UK Both men now face custodial sentences of up to seven years. Butt was convicted on both charges earlier today, while Asif was initially found guilty of having cheated […]

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Cricket corruption is ‘rife in Asia’, court told in Pakistani spot fix trial

On October 5, 2011, in Corruption, by Editor

Three Pakistani cricketers took bribes to bowl deliberate no-balls in a scandal that rocked cricket to its core, a court heard. – By Joel Taylor, The Metro, UK Former Test captain Salman Butt, with fast bowlers Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Amir, conspired with a south London-based sports agent to ‘spot fix’ parts of England’s Test […]

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