Sharjeel Khan is a cricketer from Pakistan. Known as an attacking opening batsman, he was a member of the bronze-medal team at the 2010 Asian Games in Guangzhou, China.
Sharjeel Khan Age, Education and Family
He was born on 14 August 1989. He is currently 28 years old. He is from Hyderabad, Sindh, Pakistan. His education and family information is not much available on internet.
Sharjeel’s Cricketing Career
Known as an attacking opening batsman, he was a member of the bronze-medal team at the 2010 Asian Games in Guangzhou, China. He made his Twenty20 International (T20I) debut for Pakistan on 8 December 2013 against Afghanistan and his One Day International (ODI) debut on 18 December 2013 against Sri Lanka. In his debut ODI match he scored 61 runs from 61 balls. He was selected for the Pakistan squad for the 2016 ICC World Twenty20, where he was the highest run-scorer for his team.
In September 2016, Khan earned his first test call-up against New Zealand after impressing in the limited overs against England and West Indies.
Sharjeel’s Spot Fixing Scandal
In February 2017, Khan was provisionally suspended under the Anti-Corruption Code of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). This was part of an ongoing investigation into an organization’s alleged attempts to corrupt the 2017 Pakistan Super League. On 18 February, Khan, along with teammate Khalid Latif, was formally charged by the PCB for violating the anti-corruption code. On 20 March; he was summoned by the PCB Anti-Corruption tribunal for a hearing and was given until 5 May to submit a formal reply. On 30 August 2017, Sharjeel Khan was banned for 5 years from all forms of cricket after being found guilty on five counts in violation of the PCB’s anti-corruption code. Two-and-a-half years out of the five-year sentence are suspended. Khan’s ban took effect from when he was first suspended, on 10 February 2017.
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