Sri Lanka Cricket on Monday (November sixteen) introduced the suspension of Jayananda Warnaweera, a former administrator, for dodging an ICC match-fixing investigation. Warnaweera was a member of the present interim committee governing the SLC, till he was reported for failing to cooperate with the ICC anti-corruption probe.
Warnaweera, a former Check medium pacer who performed for Sri Lanka within the early 90s, headed the southern sea-aspect stadium of Galle as its curator. He was accused of sharing pitch info in an ICC anti-corruption probe.
After Warnaweera missed his conferences with ICC’s Anti Corruption Unit (ACU) officers final month, Sri Lanka Cricket had issued him a present-trigger discover. Nevertheless, Warnaweera failed to answer the discover, which pressured SLC to droop him.SLC stated that Warnaweera has been suspended for 2 years from participating in cricket, administration and illustration.
“Following disciplinary proceedings taken by Sri Lanka Cricket arising from costs that Mr. Jayananda Warnaweera did not attend two interviews scheduled to be held by the Anti-Corruption Unit of the ICC, and did not cooperate with and help the investigation being carried out by the Anti-Corruption Unit and associated expenses of misconduct, the Interim Committee of SLC has suspended Mr. Warnaweera from cricket, cricket administration and illustration for a interval of two years,” SLC’s assertion stated.