ICC dismisses appeals of Amer,Salman

The code of conduct commissioner of the International Cricket Council on Sunday rejected the appeals of Pakistan cricketers Salman Butt and Mohammad Aamer against suspension on charges of spot-fixing.

“I have decided to dismiss the application… all three players accordingly are still for the time being unable to participate in cricketing activities ” Michael Beloff, the head of the ICC’s code of conduct commission told reporters in Dubai on Sunday after a two-day hearing.

The innocence or guilt of the players, who have denied any wrongdoing, will be judged at an independent tribunal, the date of which has yet to be set.