2010 Pakistan Cricket Spot-Fixing Controversy

2010 Pakistan Cricket Spot-Fixing Controversy

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The 2010 Pakistan cricket spot-fixing controversy refers to allegations stemming from a report by News of the World released during the Pakistani cricket team's tour of England that Pakistani players Mohammad Asif, Mohammad Amir and Salman Butt had accepted bribes from agent and bookmaker Mazhar Majeed to purposely under-perform at certain points in the 4th Test at Lord's Cricket Ground in London, England. Undercover reporters from News of the World secretly video-taped Mazhar Majeed accepting money and informing the reporters that fast bowlers Asif and Amir would deliberately bowl no-balls at specific points in an over - information which could be used by gamblers to make wagers with inside information
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  • Paperback | 72 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 118g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6133994010
  • 9786133994010