A record of fraud, drugs, and fixing the games in Pakistani cricket

In International Cricket, Pakistan has managed to get a vital spot thanks to some Pakistani Veterans who have achieved several global awards for their astounding execution for the team.

However, there are a greater number of players who have sabotaged the country’s popularity in International Cricket.

The tale of the ascension of the sport in the country commenced in 1992 when they lifted the World Cup for the very first time. During that World Cup, the team was being led by Imran Khan. Subsequently, the players became part of the controversy. The cause of Waqar Younis not playing the game is still unknown.

WASIM AKRAM

The World’s popular fast-bowler, Wasim Akram along with Aqib Javed, Waqar Younis, and Mushtaq Ahmed were observed drunk on the beach. Moreover, Wasim Akram was the skipper of the team.

This event occurred while the team was on a tournament against West Indies in 1993. Moreover, the reason is still unknown, why he exited from the World Cup suddenly. He has had a wonderful career. 

SALMAN BUTT

Salman was a very popular cricketer. He had amassed a status for himself in International Cricketer.  

On a tour against England, he was the skipper of the team. However, on the same tour, he was caught in an awful event of fixing the game. He let his nation down with this incident. 

A record of fraud, drugs, and fixing the games in Pakistani cricket
A record of fraud, drugs, and fixing the games in Pakistani cricket

ABDUL REHMAN 

Abdul had created popularity and respect for himself in International Cricket before getting caught for consuming drugs.

This had happened in 2012 on a tour of England. His career took a downfall in 2014 ina game against Bangladesh where he had bowled illegal deliveries thrice. 

MOHAMMAD ASIF

Mohammad Asif had also earned respect in International Cricket. He was a terror for Batsman. Many veterans were terrified of encountering him during the game. 

However, it all came down to dust when he was condemned of illegal narcotics trafficking. Furthermore, his name came to the fore in fixing the game in 2010. 

EJAZ AHMED 

Ejaz Ahmed had a great cricket career and he was pretty impressive. He had even made several centuries and many other astounding knocks. However, During an investigation that was being done by PCB, the name of the cricketer came to light.

However, later he was provided with a profession in the PCB but others who were involved are presently banned by the board. 

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