|Full name||Gulam Hussain Bodi|
4 January 1979 |
Hathuran, Gujarat, India
|Bowling style||Slow left-arm chinamen|
|ODI debut (cap 88)||22 August 2007 v Zimbabwe|
|Last ODI||26 August 2007 v Zimbabwe|
|Only T20I (cap 32)||16 December 2007 v West Indies|
|Domestic team information|
|Source: CricketArchive, 8 April 2016|
Gulam Hussain Bodi (born 4 January 1979) is an Indian-born South African cricketer who has represented his country at Under-19, Twenty20 and ODI level. He is a left-handed batsman and a handy slow left-arm chinaman bowler. Bodi has represented various teams in South African domestic cricket, Transvaal, Easterns, KwaZulu-Natal and The Titans. In June 2007 he played for an African XI in a Twenty20 game against an Asia XI and made his ODI debut in a game against Zimbabwe later in that years.
In January 2016 he was charged by Cricket South Africa (CSA) under their anti-corruption code for match fixing in the 2015–16 Ram Slam T20 Challenge. On 14 January 2016 CSA confirmed that it was Bodi that was at the centre of a possible match fixing scandal, and on 25 January 2016 it was announced that he had been banned from cricket for 20 years.
- "Former SA cricketer Bodi charged under CSA's anti-corruption code". ESPNcricinfo. ESPN Sports Media. 14 January 2016. Retrieved 14 January 2016.
- Areff, Ahmed (14 January 2016). "Gulam Bodi apparently the key figure in cricket match-fixing scandal". Sport24. Retrieved 14 January 2016.
- "CSA imposes 20-year ban on Bodi". ESPNcricinfo. ESPN Sports Media. 25 January 2016. Retrieved 25 January 2016.
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