Butt admits impossible to eliminate fixing


LAHORE – Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Ijaz Butt has admitted that complete eradication of the spot-fixing is next to impossible. “To control the spot-fixing, especially prior to its happening, is almost impossible not only for the PCB but for the ICC as well”, said Ijaz in a television interview.
“It has to be an all out effort from all concerned to ensure that such wrongdoing does not occur in the future”, the PCB chairman added. On the measures taken by the PCB to eradicate corruption from the game, the chairman vowed to come down hard on the culprits in the future.
“The PCB and ICC have taken a lot of steps, future plans have been drafted to pursues a policy of zero tolerance to corruption,” maintained Butt.