Former PCB Chairman Najam Sethi

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A 3-year ban is a significant roadblock within the profession of any skilled cricketer and Sethi opined that Umar’s suspension would finally result in the top of his profession.

Umar Akmal
Umar Akmal. (Picture Supply: Twitter)

Pakistan’s wicketkeeper-batsman Umar Akmal, on Monday, was banned by Pakistan Cricket Board for 3 years from all types of cricket after the wicketkeeper-batsman didn’t report a corrupt strategy. Below the PCB’s anti-corruption code, a participant is instantly required to report a corrupt strategy being made to him.

If a participant fails to report the match-fixing strategy, he can face a penalty– suspension of six months to a lifetime ban– if he’s discovered responsible of reporting corrupt approaches. Umar Akmal is understood for a plethora of controversies in the midst of his profession. Furthermore, one other startling revelation has stirred up one other controversy.

Former PCB Chairman Najam Sethi has claimed that banned Check batsman Umar Akmal suffers from epilepsy for which he had refused to take therapy.

Sethi was Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman and Head of Govt Committee between 2013 and 2018. He has revealed that Umar was not prepared to just accept this reality as he was mentally not there.

‘We referred to as Umar Akmal again from West Indies’: Najam Sethi

“We had medical studies that confirmed he suffered from epilepsy suits and we referred to as him again from the West Indies. After I met him I instructed him it was a significant issue and he wanted to take a break and get correct therapy. However he was not prepared to just accept this. He was mentally not there,” Sethi instructed a TV Channel as quoted by India At the moment.

“Anyway I finished him from taking part in for 2 months however in a while we despatched the medical studies to the selectors and left it to them as a result of I didn’t prefer to intervene of their work,” added Sethi.

Epilepsy is a central nervous system (neurological) dysfunction by which mind exercise turns into irregular. Furthermore, it additionally results in seizures and stints of bizarre behaviour. Sethi additionally acknowledged that Umar put himself above the staff and he additionally suffered from disciplinary points.

“…however he refuses to just accept self-discipline and he’s an individualistic participant vulnerable to play with intuition. He performs for himself, not for his staff. He’s outdoors all self-discipline.”

A 3-year ban is a significant roadblock within the profession of any skilled cricketer and Sethi opined that Umar’s suspension would finally result in the top of his profession.

“I’m afraid his profession is threatened and it seems to me to be the top of the road for him. Umar has at all times been somebody outdoors all self-discipline and this three-year ban was going to occur,” he mentioned.