Navigation Links
Shoaib Akhtar files appeal against ban

Fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has filed an appeal with the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to review the two-year ban imposed on him by an anti-doping tribunal on Nov 1.//

Shoaib handed over the appeal to PCB anti-doping officer Dr Sohail Saleem, the Dawn newspaper Wednesday quoted the PCB spokesperson as saying.

Another fast bowler Mohammed Asif, who was also given a one-year ban by the same doping tribunal, filed his appeal to the tribunal Monday.

Both the players were banned from all forms of cricket by a PCB doping tribunal after it was revealed that they had taken the banned steroid Nandrolone. The tests were conducted by the PCB in September and both players missed the Champions Trophy in India following the test results.

According to the newspaper's sources, Shoaib has hired the services of renowned lawyer Abid Hasan Manto while Asif has former Test cricketer Aftab Gul defending him.

Board official said Shoaib's appeal was received Tuesday evening and now the drugs appeal tribunal, headed by Justice Fakhruddin G. Ebrahim, would convene soon to consider both the appeals.

The appeals tribunal also includes former Test cricketer Hasib Ahsan and Danish Zaheer, who is the president of the Pakistan Sports Medicine Association.



Source-IANS
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Pakistan Medical Association To Fight For Shoaib, Asif
2. Novartis files application with FDA for Zometa
3. Unfavourable Lipid-Lipoprotein profiles in older adults has been linked to abdominal visceral fat
4. Understanding Gene Profiles Could Help Cure A Resistant Form Of Leukemia In Kids
5. Personality profiles of gamblers and substance abusers are similar
6. An appeal by an epilepsy doctor in UK against his hospital
7. Multi billion-dollar suit filed against cell phone firm for causing brain tumours
8. Man against HIV – new vaccine ready for human trials
9. Antibiotics losing their power against acne
10. South Africa Wins landmark case against pharmaceutical giants
11. Vitamin E, the latest warrior against diabetes
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:5/23/2016)... CA (PRWEB) , ... May 23, 2016 , ... Researchers ... is so routine. A fresh look at this technique may yield big benefits. ... reproducibility of experiments in a cell culture laboratory—and lessen the risk of ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... New York, NY (PRWEB) , ... May 23, 2016 , ... ... revolutionary, sport-injury preventative testing program for athletes. This is the first time this type ... South California, is being made available to the public in New York. , With ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... ... 23, 2016 , ... ComplianceOnline, the leading governance, risk and compliance advisory network ... September 15 and 16, 2016 in San Diego, CA. The two day summit ... be one of the largest gatherings of medical device companies, suppliers, professionals and experts ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... ... May 23, 2016 , ... ... today that nominations will be accepted May 23, 2016 through August 5, ... include the Information Security Executive® of the Year, which recognizes executives who ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... ... 23, 2016 , ... Hadley Institute for the Blind and ... blind or visually impaired, announces the election of Julie S. Tye as its ... Board of Trustees retained Morris & Berger, a firm specializing in non-profit executive ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/19/2016)... , May 19, 2016 ... World Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) Treatment Devices Market - ... CHF treatment devices market would reach $14.8 billion by ... 2022. Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICDs) segment is expected to dominate ... period. North America is projected ...
(Date:5/19/2016)... 19, 2016 Research ... "Global In-Vitro Diagnostics (IVD) Market Size, Market ... Key Players, Competitive Strategies and Forecasts, 2012 ...      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160330/349511LOGO ... research report forecasts on In-Vitro Diagnostics (IVD) ...
(Date:5/19/2016)...  IBM,s (NYSE:   IBM )  World Community Grid ... drug candidates to cure Zika, a fast spreading virus ... public health emergency. IBM and a global ... or Android device to join the #OpenZika project. Volunteers ... help; they simply  run an app   on ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: