Umar Akmal’s misbehaviour during fitness test was ‘misunderstanding': PCB
A statement issued by the cricket board said, “After listening to all the parties involved, it was established that the incident happened due to a misunderstanding”.
After Umar Akmal offered his regrets for his actions, the PCB reprimanded him and also reminded him of his responsibilities as a senior cricketer, it added
“The matter is now closed. The PCB and Umar Akmal will offer no further comments.”
The controversy erupte after the cricketer reportedly resorted to misbehaviour with a trainer during a fitness test. When the trainer tried to assess the body fat of the players, he reportedy put off his clothes and said “ee where is the fat”.
Later, a complaint was lodged with the PCB to look into the matter subsequently an investigation committee was formed.