Sunday, March 26, 2023

New six-member panel to probe Sri Lankan gamers’ misbehaviour throughout T20 World Cup

Sports activities Minister Roshan Ranasinghe has appointed a brand new six-member committee to probe the alleged misbehaviour of Sri Lankan cricketers through the current T20 World Cup held in Australia.

A feminine retired decide Kusala Sarojini Weerawardena will head the panel, the sports activities ministry mentioned.

Alleged incidents of misconduct surfaced after opening batter Danushka Gunathilaka was arrested for rape costs when the group was leaving Australia after they had been eradicated from the semifinals.

Gunathilaka was remanded at a Sydney jail and was later launched on strictly conditional bail. He’s nonetheless in Sydney awaiting his trial early January.

Upon the group’s return, a three-member panel headed by a retired decide was appointed to probe the alleged misconduct of the all-rounder Chamika Karunaratne.

He was promptly suspended by the probe panel upon his acceptance of guilt to the incident. He was alleged to have gotten concerned in a on line casino brawl in Brisbane.

Karunaratne was given a suspended one 12 months ban and was omitted from the group which performed Afghanistan final week.

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