New Delhi: Former Bangladesh captain Mohammad Ashraful has been banned for eight year for fixing matches in the 2013 Bangladesh Premier League cricket season. The ban was handed by a disciplinary tribunal in Dhaka on Wednesday. (Ashraful Suspended by BCB)
Former New Zealand batsman Lou Vincent was handed a three-year ban for failing to report an approach by a bookie to rig a game and Sri Lankan batsman Kaushal Lokuarachchi was given an 18 month ban for a similar offence.
Vincent has been in the centre of a match-fixing storm involving former New Zealand teammates Chris Cairns and current captain Brendon McCullum. The ICC is investigating allegations of corruption against Cairns.