Ahmed Shehzad tests positive for doping

Ahmed Shehzad tests positive for doping

Pakistan’s opener Ahmed Shehzad tested positive in a dope test. The test was conducted prior to the Scotland series, during Pakistan Cup.

Pakistan Cricket Board announced Ahmed Shehzad’s test result via a tweet on Wednesday, however they did not name the player in it.

The opening batsman has represented Pakistan in 13 Tests, 82 ODIs and 57 T20Is.

He face a ban of at least three months from international cricket for violating the anti-doping laws. However, under ICC rules PCB cannot charge him until the chemical report is confirmed by the Anti-Doping Agency.

However, Shehzad will be given full opportunity to defend himself before penalizing him for the act.