BCCI bans Mumbai Indians pacer Rasikh Salam for age fudging

first_imgBCCI bans Mumbai Indians pacer Rasikh Salam for age fudgingRasikh Salam had recently become the youngest player to feature in Indian Premier League when he made his IPL debut for Mumbai Indians earlier this year.advertisement Asian News International MumbaiJune 20, 2019UPDATED: June 20, 2019 10:59 IST Prabhat Maurya has replaced Rasikh Salam in the India U19 squad (Photo: @mipaltan)HIGHLIGHTSRasikh Salam has been banned for 2 years by the BCCIThe Jammu and Kashmir pacer was withdrawn from India U-19 squadRasikh Salam has been banned by the BCCI for two years following a discrepancy: BCCI statementPrabhat Maurya has replaced Rasikh Salam in the India U19 squad after the BCCI on Wednesday banned the latter for two years for allegedly submitting a faulty birth certificate.The All-India Junior Selection committee named Maurya as a replacement for Salam in the squad that is set to play a One-Day Tri-series in England, beginning July 21.BCCI in a statement said, “Rasikh Salam has been banned by the BCCI for two years following a discrepancy – submission of faulty birth certificate to BCCI.”Following is the revised India U19 squad:Priyam Garg (c), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Thakur Tilak Verma, Divyansh Saxena, Shaswat Rawat, Dhruv Chand Jurel (wk), Shubhang Hegde, Ravi Bishnoi, Vidyadhar Patil, Sushant Mishra, Prabhat Maurya, Sameer Rizvi, Pragnesh Kanpillewar, Kamran Iqbal, Priyesh Patel (WK), Karan Lal, Purnank Tyagi, Anshul Khamboj.Also Read | ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup to be held from Jan 30-Feb 20, 2021Also Read | Ashes 2019: Booing Warner, Smith can backfire for England, says AndersonAlso SeeFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byAkshay Ramesh Tags :Follow Prabhat MauryaFollow Rasikh SalamFollow India U19 squadFollow BCCIlast_img read more