Pakistan Cricket Board Comes Down Heavily on Suspect 'Chuckers'

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) decided to crack the whip on bowlers with suspect or illegal bowling actions in domestic cricket after Saeed Ajmal was reported post the first Test against Sri Lanka in Galle last month.

updated: September 27, 2014 20:46 IST
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In the wake of Saeed Ajmal's ban, the Pakistan Cricket Board has decided to stop all bowlers with suspect actions from participating in matches..

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Karachi: After the ban on ace off-spinner Saeed Ajmal, Pakistan are on 'mission cleanup' with an astonishing 28 cases of suspect bowlers being reported in the ongoing national T20 championship at the national stadium. (Pakistan Begin World Cup Preparations Without Ajmal)

In all the instances, the match officials have reported or even stopped the bowlers from bowling. The list includes six bowlers, who are repeat offenders.

"I don't want to go into names of these bowlers but I can confirm they are around 17 bowlers who bowl off-spin," Intikhab Alam who is head of domestic cricket in Pakistan said.

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