BREAKING NEWS: Former Proteas cricketer Bodi charged with match-fixing


Cricket South Africa (CSA) has charged former Proteas spinner Gulam Bodi with intending to fix matches in the 2015 Ram Slam.

Bodi, who made two one-day international and one Twenty20 appearance for South Africa, has been provisionally suspended by CSA while the 37-year-old responds to the charge.

A CSA statement confirmed Bodi has been "charged with contriving to fix, or otherwise improperly influence aspects" of the Ram Slam, South Africa's domestic Twenty20 competition.

Haroon Lorgat, chief executive of CSA, added: "Following our investigations and due process, we have reached a point where we can confirm that Mr Bodi is the intermediary who was charged by CSA in early December 2015 under the CSA Anti-Corruption Code.

"Mr Bodi is presently co-operating with the CSA Anti-Corruption officials. We now await his response to the charges and the matter will take its course in accordance with the process outlined in the Code."