Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan banned for two years
The ICC has banned Bangladesh captain and world number one ODI all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan for two years. Shakib has been imposed with a full one-year ban and a 12-month suspended ban. This action on Shakib was not to give information about the betting offer to the Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU).
Shakib will no longer play in the IPL next year and the T20 World Cup to be held in Australia from October 18 to November 15, 2020.
Two years ago, a bookie offered Shakib before the international match, which he did not inform the ICC's Anti-Corruption and Security Unit.
Bangladesh team is also to start tour of India from next month. In such a situation, a ban on Shakib is a big blow for the team. The tour will feature three T20 internationals plus two Test matches. After the decision was taken on himself, Shakib said, 'I feel very disappointed to be banned for the sport I love so much. But I fully accept this ban. '
International Cricket Council (ICC): Bangladesh captain and world No.1 ODI all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has been banned for two years (one of those suspended), for failing to report corrupt approaches on
In fact, two years ago, Shakib received a betting offer before an international match but did not report it to the ICC's Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU). The report said that Shakib had recently confessed to the incident before the investigating officer of ACSU.
Please tell that Bangladesh team will leave for India on Wednesday for the tour of India. However, it is believed that in the absence of Shakib, Mushfiqur Rahim can lead the team in Tests and Mahmudullah T20 International. BCB's problems have increased due to this new development.
Bangladesh will begin their tour with a series of three T20 internationals starting on November 3. This will be followed by a two-Test series from November 14 under the World Test Championship. The first Test will be played in Indore and the second Test will be played in Kolkata from 22 November. The players, led by Shakib, recently went on strike. The BCB assured them that their demands, including salary increases, would be accepted after which the strike ended.