Ahmad Shahzad placed in PSL’s Gold category

October 11, 2018

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Ahmad Shahzad, the Pakistani opener, who was banned from playing cricket for four months for using a prohibited substance, has been added to Pakistan Super League’s ‘Gold Category’.

“Batsman Ahmad Shahzad is placed in the Gold category,” said a PCB spokesperson on Thursday.

Shahzad played for Multan Sultans in the last edition of the league, and he is currently placed on their roster, he added.

Related: PCB bans Ahmad Shahzad for four months

Ahmad Shahzad had been banned for four months for violating the Pakistan Cricket Board’s anti-doping rules. The ban came into effect from July 10, 2018.

The cricketer will be allowed to play cricket from November 10.