Bangladesh police quiz Pakistan man over fixing

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 29, 2012 - 22:37

Dhaka: A police official says detectives are questioning a Pakistani citizen for allegedly attempting to fix a cricket match in the Twenty20 Bangladesh Premier League.

Sajid Khan, 36, was detained by Bangladesh Cricket Board security officials on Sunday while attempting to access the players` zone during a game between the Chittagong Kings and the Barisal Burners at Dhaka`s Mirpur Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium.

Mirpur Police official Munshi Mosharraf said on Wednesday a case has been filed against Khan on charges of attempting to "make money by using mobile phone and through cheating tied to BPL affairs". He says Khan is being questioned by detectives.

Bureau Report



First Published: Wednesday, February 29, 2012 - 22:37

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