FORMER PAKISTAN BOWLER DANISH KANERIA’S APPLICATION TO APPEAL AGAINST A LIFE BAN FOR SPOT-FIXING HAS BEEN REFUSED.

THE LEG-SPINNER WAS BANNED IN JUNE 2012 AFTER BEING FOUND GUILTY OF CORRUPTION WHILE PLAYING FOR ESSEX DURING A ONE-DAY MATCH IN 2009.

KANERIA, DENIES WRONGDOING BUT THE COURT OF APPEAL SAID HIS APPLICATION WAS TOTALLY WITHOUT MERIT.