Hong Kong cricket captain Eajaz Khan is in trouble. He was arrested by Hong Kong police on charges of defrauding an insurance company. All-rounder Eajaz Khan has been arrested from his home. According to a report by the South China Morning Post (SCMP), Ajaz Khan is accused of embezzling three million Hong Kong dollars (about Rs 2.80 crore). Reports said the national team captain had received money from the company after being injured in an accident while playing in several cricket tournaments.
Shahidul Thakur took the wicket of Aizaz Khan when India and Hong Kong faced off in the group stages of the 2018 Asia Cup. Available at: https: //t.co/GNutbOiVA9
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Referring to a senior Hong Kong police inspector, the SCMP stated that “he (Ijaz Khan) claimed that the injuries he suffered in the accident could not work.” However, it is known from our investigation that they continue to participate in 10 or more sports tournaments to further their income. Thereafter, he was suspected of defrauding a large insurance company.
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Captain Eajaz Khan has played 19 ODIs for Hong Kong so far. He was part of the team in the 2018 Asia Cup against India. He took one wicket for 41 runs in eight overs. However, he was dismissed in the batting without opening an account and India won the match by 26 runs.