Shihab Jishan Chowdury’s 10-year ban has been upheld, while Salim Chowdhury has now also been found guilty and banned for 10 years.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) and the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) have issued the following statement after the Chairman of the BCB Disciplinary Panel announced his determination in respect of the appeals in the anti-corruption proceedings arising out of the BPL 2013:
“The ICC and the BCB have received the determination and are pleased to note that Shihab Jishan Chowdury’s 10-year ban has been upheld, while Salim Chowdhury has now also been found guilty and banned for 10 years. In respect of the other findings, the ICC and the BCB are in the process of carefully reviewing the determination, following which they will decide on their next steps, including whether or not to appeal any aspect(s) of the decision to the Court of Arbitration for Sport.
“In the meantime, no further comment will be made by either the ICC or the BCB.”