Misbah suspended for one Test for second minor over-rate offence

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has been suspended for one Test and fined 40 per cent of his match fee, while his players have been fined 20 per cent of their match fees, for maintaining a slow over-rate during New Zealand’s eight-wicket victory in the Christchurch Test, which ended on Sunday. Richie Richardson of the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees imposed the suspension on Misbah after … Continue reading Misbah suspended for one Test for second minor over-rate offence

Faf du Plessis found guilty of breaching the ICC Code of Conduct

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis has been found guilty of breaching Article 2.2.9 of the ICC Code of Conduct following a hearing before Andy Pycroft of the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees in Adelaide. Du Plessis was charged by ICC Chief Executive David Richardson after television footage appeared to show Mr du Plessis applying an artificial substance to the ball during the … Continue reading Faf du Plessis found guilty of breaching the ICC Code of Conduct

Lakmal fined for breaching ICC Code of Conduct

Sri Lanka’s Suranga Lakmal has been fined 50 per cent of his match fee for breaching Level 1 of the ICC Code of Conduct during his side’s match against Zimbabwe in Bulawayo on Monday. Lakmal was found to have breached Article 2.1.1 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel, which relates to “conduct that is contrary to the spirit of the game”. In addition … Continue reading Lakmal fined for breaching ICC Code of Conduct

ICC Women’s Championship 2014-16 Round 6 – Pakistan v India : DECISION BY ICC TECHNICAL COMMITTEE

India shall be considered to have scored 0 runs in each of the 50 overs in each of the three matches and its net run rate shall be adjusted accordingly. Following consideration of written submissions from both the PCB and the BCCI, the ICC Technical Committee has ruled that the India Women’s team is deemed to have forfeited each of the three matches it was … Continue reading ICC Women’s Championship 2014-16 Round 6 – Pakistan v India : DECISION BY ICC TECHNICAL COMMITTEE

FIFA launches new exchange platform for its member associations

FIFA has held its first Executive Football Summit, one of the key initiatives introduced as part of the FIFA reforms, in Paris on 22 and 23 November. The series of summits will bring together member association presidents and general secretaries to discuss strategic matters and provide a platform for discussion, debate and an exchange of know-how. Each summit brings together the representatives of around 20 … Continue reading FIFA launches new exchange platform for its member associations

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PLAWYERED : SPORTS LAW MONTHLY : ISSUE 10 : 14th NOVEMBER, 2016

IN THIS ISSUE READ, COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS, SPORTS EMPLOYMENT DISPUTES AND ARBITRATION: AN ANALYSIS FIELDING INELIGIBLE PLAYERS: SANCTIONS ON BOLIVIA FIBA : INTERNATIONAL TRANSFERS  2015/2016 BCCI INCOME TAX ASSESSMENT  FAN ARTCLE :CRICKET IN ME  FIFA FORWARD PROGRAMME CONTRACT OF AGREED OBJECTIVES (CAO) WADA & IOC SANCTION ANTING 2008 & LONDON 2012 ATHLETES NADO LEADERS PROPOSE SERIES OF REFORMS TO STRENGTHEN GLOBAL ANTI DOPING EFFORTS : … Continue reading PLAWYERED : SPORTS LAW MONTHLY : ISSUE 10 : 14th NOVEMBER, 2016