Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Tue 28 Nov 2023 Stats special: These cricketers loved playing against India West Indies’ batsman Marlon Samuels had a wonderful series in India on his recall, smashing the Indian attack for two hundreds in three games. But, Samuels is not alone. Special feature: Pakistan’s tainted cricketers Discarded Pakistan Test cricketer Danish Kaneria has been handed a life ban by the English and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) for his involvement in corrupt practices while playing county cricket. Highs and Lows of Cricket in 2011 Year 2012 has dawned with many promising talents, contests and approaching milestones. But before embracing 2012, it is only fare that we bid adieu to 2011 and look back at some of the highs and lows of cricket in one of the most happening years. Pakistan cricketers: Jail for spot fixers Butt, Asif and Amir Pakistan cricketer Salman Butt has been jailed for two and a half years and his team-mate Mohammad Asif for one year, while young Mohammad Amir will be detained for six months Pakistani trio deserved to be banned for more The ICC has finally announced that the trio of Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Asif will be banned from international cricket for a period of five years at the minimum each. World Cup: Cleared players included in WC 2011 squad ICC world Cup 2011 Pakistan Squad: Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Ijaz Butt on Monday said if any of the three suspended players are cleared of spot-fixing charges they can be included in Pakistan's World Cup squad. Pakistan cricketers Butt, Asif and Aamer set to learn fate DOHA: Pakistan cricketers Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Aamer are set to learn their fate on Tuesday with an anti-corruption tribunal against them expected to wind up. Salman Butt vows to make a comeback London: Former Pakistan captain Salman Butt has said he is determined to resume playing professional cricket despite spot-fixing allegations that are threatening to end his career.