Umar Akmal has been suspended by PCB under the anti corruption code . He was allegedly offered for the match fixing in 2015 against the match with India , till the time the investigations are underway he can’t participate in any kind of cricket.
Quetta Gladiators can select any other player in his absence . Anwar Ali has been added in the squad by Quetta Gladiators.
Umar Akmal has allegedly got an offer worth 2 lac dollors against match with India in 2015 in Adelaide .
He gave an interview to the channel last year where he told many details about that offer. PCB said that it wasn’t reported to PCB by him in time.
Quetta Gladiators has meanwhile a balanced squad so his absence may not be affecting the performance of Quetta Gladiators, however, it is a shocking news on the start of PSL that a key player has been found involved in corruption charges .