Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 16:59
Shakib Al Hasan's Six-Month Ban Lifted, Set to Return in September
Bangladesh cricket authorities said yesterday, that they would lift the ban on Shakib Al Hasan from September 15th, after the star all-rounder begged for a review of his six-month suspension for bad behaviour.
Bangladesh Cricket Board president Nazmul Hassan made the announcement after a board meeting in Dhaka, saying Shakib had repented.
Hassan said that they have seen some positive things in Shakib's attitude since the ban was imposed. They believe he has realised his mistakes.
He added that they have decided to lift his ban from September 15th. However, he went on to say that the ban on Shakib appearing in foreign leagues would continue until December 31st.