Tuesday 7 August 2007 

Sussex Deny Warwickshire Approach For Mushtaq

Sussex have issued a statement refuting reports that they have received an official approach from Warwickshire for the services of spinner Mushtaq Ahmed.

The club are in negotiations with the Pakistan player about an extension to his current contract.

"Sussex confirm that they have not received an official approach from Warwickshire CCC regarding Sussex Bowler Mushtaq Ahmed," the statement read.

"If an approach has been made directly to the player the club is unaware of this and the approach would therefore it would be deemed an illegal under the current ECB regulations."

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