“Integrity is not something which should be talked about in Pakistan cricket,” fumed tainted Salman Butt as he lashed out at these demanding a life ban on gamers who’ve been penalised for corruption.
Butt had served a 5-yr ban between for the spot-fixing scandal that broke out on Pakistan’s tour to England in 2010.
He was upset in any respect-rounder Muhammad Hafeez for saying that there was have to have these gamers again in nationwide colors who’ve served punishments for spot-fixing.
Hafeez’s feedback have been geared toward batsman, Sharjeel Khan who’s vying for a comeback to the nationwide facet after serving a ban for spot-fixing in the Pakistan Super League (PSL).
“I really don’t understand why should anyone even speak on this issue and give his opinion because it doesn’t really matter. Bottom line is that only the ICC and PCB should be speaking on this as they make the laws,” Butt, who was captain in 2010 in England, mentioned.
“I know players who have been added to the team because of their connections and there have been several players who have made numerous comebacks without giving any meaningful performances. Are these things different from corruption. We shouldn’t even talk about integrity in Pakistan cricket,” Butt mentioned.
Although Butt has made a comeback to home cricket and the PSL since finishing his ban and has carried out properly however is but to be recalled to the nationwide crew.
It is not any secret that in 2016, head coach Waqar Younis needed Butt in the crew however the then captain of white ball cricket codecs, Shahid Afridi opposed having him in the crew.
“Punishment implies that after you have served the time, you should be handled like another participant. Where does their integrity go when they’re in the combination and dealing with these individuals? Or after they endorse gamers due to their connections.
He additionally referred to as on the ICC and PCB to have a transparent coverage for gamers who’ve served punishments for corruption to place an finish to pointless debate.
Asked particularly to touch upon former captain and batting nice, Javed Miandad’s suggestion that tainted gamers should be hanged, Butt mentioned he wouldn’t even touch upon it.