Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) media supervisor Umar Farooq Kalson and Basic Supervisor Adnan Ali are beneath actual scanner and might face severe disciplinary acts, as per PTI. The officers of the governing physique had been seen visiting a on line casino in Colombo.
The images and movies of Umar Farooq Kalson and Adnan Ali have gone viral on the web. Each the officers of PCB are at the moment with the Pakistan staff in Sri Lanka for the Asia Cup 2023. As per ICC’s Anti-Corruption Unit, a On line casino is among the prohibited locations as per code of conduct.
Many followers and pundits have lashed out at PCB officers for his or her antics. Nonetheless, following the backlash Umar Farooq Kalson and Adnan Ali cleared that that they had solely gone to the On line casino to have dinner. A author revealed that they may very well be at risk and their clarification isn’t justified.
“Who goes to a On line casino to have meals. Who goes to a playing joint to have meals. Who’re they attempting to idiot. They might face strict disciplinary motion on return,” cricket author Omair Alavi mentioned.
A supply additionally added that PCB’s disciplinary committee can be hard-pressed to disregard the incident regardless of the clarification from the 2 officers.
PCB media officers Umer Farooq Kalson and Adnan Ali having time in a on line casino in Colombo. Cricket followers will recall that Chief Selector/Supervisor Moin Khan was recalled throughout World Cup 2015 and sacked by PCB Chairman Sheharyar Khan when he was seen in a on line casino in Christchurch… pic.twitter.com/eRoF534xD1
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IND vs PAK: PCB Writes To ACC, In search of Reimbursement For Losses Due To Rains In Sri Lanka
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has written a proper assertion to the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) and has requested them to reimburse the losses which have confronted because of the matches getting washed out as a result of rain. Zaka Ashraf despatched a letter to Jay Shah.
The letter by PCB learn that the Asian Cricket Council must take duty for the washed-out matches. They added that selections made by them defy logic.
“The Climate Forecast couldn’t have presumably modified inside a span of couple of minutes. What’s the level of pandering to spectator’s bookings (that too solely HA of the stadium capability) if the sport is washed out? The reasoning defies logic.
“Who will probably be chargeable for the lack of gate receipts to the PCB and the hostile impression on the ACC Occasion’s model worth ought to the matches be rained out in Colombo? The ACC must take duty for the washed out matches, incremental prices if any, and likewise reimburse PCB for the losses of gate income.”
The rains in Sri Lanka have but once more raised questions over the venue of the Asia Cup 2023. The much-anticipated recreation between India and Pakistan was washed out and likewise the climate curtailed the sport between India and Nepal.
If this was not sufficient, the match between India and Pakistan within the Tremendous 4 stage of Asia Cup 2023 has been marred by rain. The match will transfer to order day on eleventh September.