An professional panel studied video footage of Akila Dananjaya’s bowling motion.© Twitter
The Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC) on Friday introduced that Sri Lanka spinner Akila Dananjaya can resume bowling in worldwide cricket after deeming his motion “authorized”. “The Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC) at present introduced that following remedial work and re-assessment, the bowling motion of Sri Lanka spinner Akila Dananjaya has been discovered to be authorized, and he can resume bowling in worldwide cricket,” the cricket governing physique mentioned in an announcement. Dananjaya was banned from bowling for one year in September 2019 by ICC.
“An Professional Panel studied video footage of Dananjaya’s bowling motion supplied by Sri Lanka Cricket, as attendance and evaluation at an ICC accredited centre was not attainable as a result of varied restrictions ensuing from Covid-19,” ICC mentioned.
The panel concluded that the quantity of elbow extension in his bowling motion was “throughout the 15-degree degree of tolerance” permitted beneath the ICC Unlawful Bowling Laws.
ICC additional mentioned: “To help the match officers, they are going to be supplied with the report, photos and video footage of the bowler’s remodelled authorized bowling motion.”
Matters talked about on this article