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 spotfixing. Captain Butt and fast bowlers Asif and Mohammad Aamer were banned by the International Cricket Council (ICC) for contriving to bowl deliberate noballs 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 sevenyear ban for spotfixing for Feb. 57 next year. Asif was released from prison in London in May after serving half of his oneyear 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 sevenyear ban imposed on him by cricket's governing body over the 2010 spotfixing scandal. The 29yearold 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 lifeban 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 oneyear sentence for his role in the spotfixing scandal. Asif, 29, was set free from the Canterbury Prison in Southeast England Thursday morning, his Londonbased 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 spotfixing 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 fiveyear ban by the ICC with the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Switzerland. The ICC anticorruption 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 spotfixing. 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 LashkareToiba (LeT) terror suspects, Asadulla Abubakar, Riyazuddin Nazir and Mohd Asif, to a narcoanalysis test with the hope of nabbing more people who could have been enlisted for terror organisations sleeper cells. However, given the time...