ICC probes match-fixing in Bangladesh, Mohammad Ashraful under the scanner

Ashraful, who captained Bangladesh between 2007 and 2009, could not be reached for comment. The owner of the club, Salim Chowdhury, has strongly denied any wrongdoing.

updated: May 30, 2013 15:33 IST
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Dhaka: The International Cricket Council is probing allegations of match-fixing in Bangladeshi cricket with former national captain Mohammad Ashraful among those being questioned, local officials said Thursday.

ICC anti-corruption inspectors were investigating allegations of wrongdoing during a match in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), a spokesman for the Bangladesh Cricket Board said.

"The allegations involve a match between Dhaka Gladiators and Chittagong Kings in the second edition of the BPL," spokesman Jalal Yunus told AFP.

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