Tainted trio dream of return

2014-02-05 19:02

Pakistan's talented but tainted trio of Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Aamer have vowed to return to international cricket.

Asif loses match-fixing appeal

2013-06-12 14:27

Three Court of Appeal judges in London have rejected an appeal by Pakistan cricketer Mohammad Asif against his conviction.

April CAS verdict for Butt, Asif

2013-03-07 18:26

Pakistan cricketers Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif should learn in April whether the CAS has overturned their bans for spot-fixing.

Asif spot-fixing hearing begins

2013-02-07 14:37

The Court of Arbitration for Sport has started its appeal hearing where Pakistan's Mohammad Asif hopes to overturn his spot-fixing ban.

CAS sets Asif, Butt appeal date

2012-11-06 11:05

The CAS has confirmed it will hear appeals from cricketers Mohammad Asif and Salman Butt, two years after they were banned.

Asif released from UK jail

2012-05-03 12:04

Former Pakistan paceman Mohammad Asif has been released from a British prison after completing half of his one-year sentence.

Asif due for release

2012-05-01 16:50

Pakistan's former paceman Mohammad Asif is expected to be released from a UK prison after completing half of his one-year sentence.

10 years in jail for fixing?

2011-11-18 12:36

Australian sports minister, Mark Arbib says new penalties will be imposed for match-fixing and betting on fixed matches.

Jail terms will 'deter' fixers

2011-11-04 09:01

Cricket's fixing scandal and its unprecedented jail terms have battered the sport's credibility, but experts say there are benefits.

PCB condemns jailed players

2011-11-03 16:29

The Pakistan Cricket Board says there is "little sympathy" in the country for the three players sentenced to jail in Britain.

Fixing trio receive jail terms

2011-11-03 12:37

Pakistan cricketers Salman Butt, Mohammad Aamir and Mohammad Asif will all be jailed for their parts in fixing parts of a Test match.

CA to crackdown on cheats

2011-11-02 09:02

CA says the conviction of two Pakistani cricketers in a spot-fixing case made it "even more committed" to tackling corruption.

Cricket's wall of shame

2011-11-01 20:22

View a list of all cricket's corruption incidents over the last 11 years which have tarnished the game - two involving South Africans.

Asif guilty on second charge

2011-11-01 18:07

Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Asif has also been found guilty by a British court of conspiring to accept corrupt payments.

Butt, Asif verdicts loom

2011-10-27 14:10

A jury has begun deliberations in the fixing trial of former Pakistan Test captain Salman Butt and fast bowler Mohammad Asif.

Pakistan 'spot-fixers' on trial

2011-10-04 16:27

Two Pakistan Test cricketers charged with spot-fixing during a match against England in 2010 have gone on trial in London.

'Fixing' trio blame bad luck

2011-03-17 15:41

Three cricketers, accused of taking bribes, have told police the incidents were coincidental or bad luck, a London court has heard.

Spot-fixing trio sacked

2011-02-14 14:02

The three Pakistan cricketers banned for a minimum five years for corruption have been sacked by the National Bank of Pakistan.

Pakistan Test-fix trio charged

2011-02-04 13:23

Pakistan's Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Amir will face criminal charges over allegations they conspired to fix a match.

4 more players in fix sting

2010-12-01 09:59

A Pakistan TV program has aired a video of allegedly corrupt players agent Mazhar Majeed incriminating four more cricketers.

ICC not 'against' Pakistan

2010-11-02 13:52

A former president of the International Cricket Council has blamed Pakistan cricket authorities for the state of the game in the country.

Date set for 'fixers' hearing

2010-10-06 09:14

The appeals of three suspended Pakistan cricketers will be held at Doha, Qatar later this month, the ICC said in a statement.

Afridi: England tour difficult

2010-09-23 13:51

Pakistan's one-day captain, Shahid Afridi has described the tour to England as one of the most difficult of his cricket career.

Asif's ex gets death threats

2010-09-21 10:17

The former girlfriend of Pakistan's suspended fast bowler Mohammad Asif says she received death threats after meeting ICC officials.

Umpires suspicious of no-balls

2010-09-16 07:27

NZ umpire Tony Hill suspected Pakistan bowlers were deliberately sending down no-balls against England, a report has said.


Asif confesses to spot-fixing

2013-08-14 11:49

Disgraced Pakistani fast bowler Mohammad Asif has apologised for his role in a notorious 2010 spot-fixing scandal.

Butt, Asif to play post-ban

2013-04-18 17:18

Pakistan will allow former captain Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif back into domestic cricket once they serve their bans.

Asif pins hopes on CAS

2013-02-07 22:04

Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Asif is hopeful the Court of Arbitration for Sport will ovedrturn his ban for spot-fixing.

Asif, Butt fight fixing bans

2013-02-05 18:11

Pakistan cricketers Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif are fighting to overturn bans imposed two years ago for spot-fixing.

Asif criticises ICC over ban

2012-10-29 16:50

Pakistan's banned pace bowler Mohammad Asif has criticised the ICC over his spot-fix suspension and has pleaded his innocence.

Asif out by Thursday - lawyer

2012-05-02 17:47

Mohammad Asif looks likely to be released from prison on Thursday after completing half of his one-year sentence for spot-fixing.

Pakistan's Asif appeals to CAS

2012-01-07 14:36

Pakistan's jailed pace bowler Mohammad Asif has lodged an appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sports against a match-fixing ban.

Ali Bacher hails trio jailing

2011-11-04 11:26

Former South African cricket boss Ali Bacher has hailed the sending of three Pakistan cricketers and an agent to prison for fixing.

Aamer is innocent - Mother

2011-11-03 22:02

Convicted Pakistan bowler Mohammad Aamer's mother says her son is innocent and was forced to bowl a no ball by the captain.

Jailing of trio pains Imran

2011-11-03 14:17

Former Pakistan captain Imran Khan says he is pained to hear the news of Pakistan cricketers being jailed for spot-fixing.

Cheats set to hear jail fate

2011-11-02 19:55

The three Pakistan cricketers convicted of fixing parts of a Test match are set to find out whether they will spend time in jail.

Disgraced trio shamed Pakistan

2011-11-02 07:53

On a day when Salman Butt should have been celebrating the birth of his new son, he was left to contemplate a possible jail sentence.

'Sad day' for Pakistan cricket

2011-11-01 19:20

Pakistan cricket has been tarnished by guilty verdicts handed down to two former players over spot-fixing, their former manager said.

Jury sent home in fixing trial

2011-10-31 21:19

The judge presiding over the fixing trial of former Pakistan cricketers has sent the jury home, hoping they reach a majority decision.

£1 million to fix a Test match

2011-10-10 16:12

Cricket Test matches could be thrown for £1 million - a sports agent representing Pakistani cricketers accused of match fixing, says.

PCB bans too soft - survey

2011-06-02 09:28

Five-year bans handed to three Pakistani cricketers for spot-fixing were too lenient, according to a survey of international players.

Asif joins appeal against ban

2011-03-01 21:36

Mohammad Asif has joined Salman Butt and Mohammad Amir in filing an appeal against his ban with the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

PCB backs ban on cricket trio

2011-02-07 14:21

The PCB has backed the ICC anti-corruption tribunal which banned three Pakistan cricketers last weekend for spot fixing.

D-Day for 'fixing' trio

2011-01-11 07:40

The three Pakistan cricketers at the centre of a corruption scandal are expected to learn their fate soon.

PCB suspend Butt, Amir, Asif

2010-11-04 08:57

Former captain Salman Butt, Mohammad Amir and Mohammad Asif saw their central contracts suspended by the PCB.

Pakistanis may sue The Sun

2010-10-26 11:07

The Pakistan Cricket Board is considering legal action against The Sun after the ICC cleared its players over fixing allegations.

Disgraced Asif weds for luck

2010-09-27 13:35

Pakistan's Mohammad Asif, who is being investigated by police in a spot-fixing scandal, is to celebrate his wedding this week.

ICC 'must act' on fixing

2010-09-21 14:46

Australia's captain Ricky Ponting has urged the ICC to act on the match-fixing allegations swirling around the Pakistan team.

PCB boss meets ICC president

2010-09-16 13:38

PCB chairperson Ijaz Butt met the head of the ICC in India, with the spot-fixing betting scandal thought to be high on the agenda.

Cops delay questioning Riaz

2010-09-14 14:30

English police have delayed the questioning of Pakistan fast bowler Wahab Riaz over alleged spot-fixing during the England tour.

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