Mohd Asif

  • Banned Salman Butt and Mohd Asif should learn CAS verdict in April March 7, 2013

    Lausanne: Disgraced former Pakistan captain Salman Butt and fast bowler Mohammad Asif should learn in April whether the Court of Arbitration for Sport has overturned their bans for spot-fixing. A spokesman for the Swiss-based court told AFP on Thursday that the results of the two ex-players' hearings, held at the start...
  • Butt, Asif leave for Switzerland to fight their ICC bans February 5, 2013

    Karachi: Pakistan cricketers Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif left for Switzerland Tuesday to fight to overturn bans imposed two years ago for spot-fixing. Captain Butt and fast bowlers Asif and Mohammad Aamer were banned by the International Cricket Council (ICC) for contriving to bowl deliberate no-balls during the Lord's Test...
  • Asif appeal to be heard in February next year November 5, 2012

    Islamabad: The Court of Arbitration for Sport has set Mohammad Asif's appeal against a seven-year ban for spot-fixing for Feb. 5-7 next year. Asif was released from prison in London in May after serving half of his one-year sentence for involvement in the scandal. The Southwark Crown Court in London also...
  • Asif to continue appealing against ban August 30, 2012

    Disgraced Pakistan paceman Mohammad Asif said Thursday he will pursue an appeal against a seven-year ban imposed on him by cricket's governing body over the 2010 spot-fixing scandal. The 29-year-old was jailed by a London court in November last year after being found guilty of conspiring to cheat and conspiring to...
  • PCB to teach tainted players a lesson June 30, 2012

    Karachi: Legspinner Danish Kaneria's life-ban seems to have shut the door on other tainted Pakistani players who are eyeing a return to the game after the PCB has decided not to show leniency to any player found guilty of corruption. Kaneria has been banned for life by the England and...
  • Mohd Asif released from London prison May 3, 2012

    London: Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Asif was Thursday released from a British jail after completing half of his one-year sentence for his role in the spot-fixing scandal. Asif, 29, was set free from the Canterbury Prison in Southeast England Thursday morning, his London-based law firm SJS Solicitors said. ...
  • 'Harsh punishments handed to trio' January 15, 2012

    Karachi: Former fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar feels that Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammed Amir were given harsh punishments in the spot-fixing scandal. In his first interview on a Pakistani channel since his retirement after the 2011 World Cup, Akhtar said he still felt for the three players and their...
  • Asif files appeal against ICC ban January 8, 2012

    Karachi: Pakistan fast bowler Muhammad Asif has filed an appeal against his five-year ban by the ICC with the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Switzerland. The ICC anti-corruption tribunal had banned Asif and two other Pakistani cricketers, Salman Butt and Muhammad Amir in February last year after finding...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 1, 2011

    Pakistani cricketers Salman Butt and Mohd Asif found guilty of spot-fixing. Black money haunts the UPA again. ...
  • Suspected LeT terrorists to undergo narco test February 5, 2008

    Bangalore: The Karnataka Corps of Detectives (CoD) have decided to subject the three recently arrested Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) terror suspects, Asadulla Abubakar, Riyazuddin Nazir and Mohd Asif, to a narco-analysis test with the hope of nabbing more people who could have been enlisted for terror organisations sleeper cells. However, given the time...