[caption id="attachment_781159" align="alignnone" width="800"]<a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Nasir-Jamshed-AFP.jpg"><img class="size-full wp-image-781159" alt="Former Pakistan batsman Nasir Jamshed. @ AFP" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Nasir-Jamshed-AFP.jpg" width="800" height="480" /></a> Former Pakistan batsman Nasir Jamshed. @ AFP[/caption] <p></p> <p></p>Banned former <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/pakistan/">Pakistan</a> batsman <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/nasir-jamshed/">Nasir Jamshed</a> has been charged in Britain with bribery offences as part of an investigation into <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/spot-fixing">spot-fixing</a> in cricket, the National Crime Agency said on Thursday. <p></p> <p></p>Jamshed and two British nationals Yousaf Anwar and Mohammed Ijaz -- were served with written summonses, charging them each with two counts of bribery, said a spokesman for the NCA. <p></p> <p></p>The three men were arrested in February 2017 as part of an investigation that related to tournaments organised by national cricket boards from Pakistan and Bangladesh. <p></p> <p></p>The three men will appear at Manchester magistrates' court on January 15 each charged with bribery and conspiracy to commit bribery. <p></p> <p></p><strong>ALSO READ: <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/tainted-pakistan-spinner-danish-kaneria-could-be-banned-from-appearing-on-tv-channels-757605">Tainted Pakistan spinner Danish Kaneria could be banned from appearing on TV channels</a></strong> <p></p> <p></p>An NCA spokesman said all of the alleged offences related to tournaments that took place overseas, including the Pakistan Super League in 2017. <p></p> <p></p>Jamshed was not in the national team at the time of the alleged offences, the spokesman said. <p></p> <p></p>Spot-fixing refers to illegal activity in a sport where a specific part of a game is fixed, unlike match-fixing, where the whole result is fixed. <p></p> <p></p>Jamshed played two Tests, 48 one-day internationals and 18 T20s for Pakistan until 2015. <p></p> <p></p>In October, a Pakistan cricket tribunal upheld a 10-year ban on the former opening batsman over his role in various fixing scandals that hit the Pakistan Super League. <p></p> <p></p>Three Pakistan players were involved in a spot-fixing scandal during a 2010 Test in England. <p></p> <p></p>An English court subsequently sentenced <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/mohammad-amir">Mohammad Amir</a>, <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/mohammad-asif/">Mohammad Asif</a> and <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/salman-butt/">Salman Butt</a> to jail terms, with the players also given five-year worldwide bans from cricket. Amir has since returned to the Pakistan team and is in the squad currently on tour in South Africa.