Former Pakistan all-rounder Abdul Razzaq reveals why Afridi slapped Amir

Abdul Razzaq claims Mohammad Amir admitted to being part of the spot-fixing scandal in 2010 after Shahid Afridi slapped him Pakistan cricket

Abdul Razzaq: “He (Afridi) told me to leave the room but after a while I heard the sound of a slap and then Amir told the whole truth”

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Former Pakistan all-rounder Abdul Razzaq has claimed that left-arm seamer Mohammad Amir only admitted that he was involved in the spot-fixing scandal that rocked the cricketing community in 2010 after ex-captain Shahid Afridi slapped him.

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Pakistan pace bowler Mohammad Amir reveals what he regrets about his career

Mohammad Amir admits he regrets being part of the spot-fixing scandal in 2010 as it led to him missing the 2011 and 2015 World Cups Pakistan cricket

Mohammad Amir: “Those World Cups were not in my destiny but there is sadness on missing them”

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Pakistan left-arm seamer Mohammad Amir has admitted that he regrets being involved in the spot-fixing scandal as he lost the chance of playing in the 2011 and 2015 World Cups.

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New spot-fixing claims made by Al Jazeera

Al Jazeera 15 international matches between 2011 and 2012 spot-fixing ICC cricket

The ICC has urged Al Jazeera to share the evidence they have to prove that 15 international matches were fixed between 2011 and 2012

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Al Jazeera has released its second documentary regarding corruption in cricket, in which it claims that 15 international matches between 2011 and 2012 had elements of spot-fixing.

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Kaneria admits guilt in Westfield spot-fixing case

Danish Kaneria admits guilt in spot-fixing scandal Pakistan cricket

Danish Kaneria: “I admit that I was guilty of the two charges brought against me by the England and Wales Cricket Board in 2012”

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Former Pakistan spinner Danish Kaneria has admitted to his role in the spot-fixing scandal that involved his Essex teammate Mervyn Westfield.

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Gilchrist: No nation is immune spot-fixing

Adam Gilchrist spot-fixing may be going on no team, nation, body immune Australia cricket

Adam Gilchrist: “No body, no nation, no team is immune to [spot-fixing] and there’s every chance it’s still going on around the cricketing world”

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Legendary Australia wicketkeeper-batsman Adam Gilchrist has admitted that spot-fixing could be going on in the sport at any time, and added that “no body, no nation, no team is immune” to it.

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Root, Bayliss brand fixing claims as ‘ridiculous’ and ‘outrageous’

Joe Root denies spot-fixing allegations England India Test match Chennai 2016 Al Jazeera documentary cricket

Joe Root: “I’ve just been told to strongly deny the accusations, because it sounds quite ridiculous really”

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England captain Joe Root and head coach Trevor Bayliss have denied allegations that spot-fixing occurred during the team’s Test match against India in Chennai in 2016.

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Spot-fixing allegations made against Test match involving India and Australia

India Australia spot-fixing scandal 3rd Test Ranchi 2017 Al Jazeera claims cricket

Al Jazeera claim that two Australian cricketers were involved in a spot-fixing scandal in the third Test between India and Australia in Ranchi

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Cricket Australia have asked Al Jazeera for evidence and raw footage after the news channel claimed that spot-fixing took place in the third Test between India and Australia in Ranchi in March last year.

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