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Sri Lanka Spinner Akila Dananjaya Reported for Suspect Action

As per ICC regulations, Dananjaya will have to undergo testing of his action within two weeks, but can continue bowling until the results of the test are known.

Cricketnext Staff |November 13, 2018, 7:21 PM IST
Sri Lanka Spinner Akila Dananjaya Reported for Suspect Action

Sri Lankan off-spinner Akila Dananjaya has been reported for a suspect bowling action following the opening Test against England in Galle.

As per ICC regulations, Dananjaya will have to undergo testing of his action within two weeks, but can continue bowling until the results of the test are known.

Dananjaya was reported by match officials at the end of the first Test, which England won by 211 runs.

The second match starts on November 14 in Pallekele, which means he will be eligible to bowl if selected. Dananjaya, who has featured in four Tests, 30 ODIs and 16 T20Is for Sri Lanka, only managed two wickets in Galle.

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