Sanath Jayasuriya: Ex-Sri Lanka captain faces corruption charges

Sanath Jayasuriya: Ex-Sri Lanka captain faces corruption charges ,

Sanath Jayasuriya, one of the game’s greatest one-day batsmen,  Ex-Sri Lanka captain Sanath Jayasuriya has been  ,

charged by the International Cricket Council , with two breaches of its anti-corruption code.

two counts of failing to co-operate with anti-corruption investigators,  The 49-year-old former all-rounder is , accused of failing to

co-operate with an investigation by the governing body. International Cricket Council detectives and not co-operating ,

the Sri Lanka  selectors’ committee ,

is  regarded as  one of the greatest one-day players.  interviews during a 12-month investigation. He has 14 days to respond to the

charges. According to the BBC Sinhala service, the charges against Jayasuriya pertained to him refusing to hand  ver his mobile

phone to ICC authorities for “personal reasons”.between Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe in Hambantota in July 2017 when

Jayasuriya Earlier this month, Alex Marshall, general manager of the ICC anti-corruption unit his mobile phone to ICC authorities

for “personal reasons”.announced an investigation into “serious allegations of corruption” in Sri Lanka. Zimbabwe beat Sri Lanka

3-2, their first major series win since 2001.BBC Sinhala understands Jayasuriya was chairman of selectors during , Earlier this

month, Alex Marshall, the ICC anti-corruption unit, announced an investigation into , Jayasuriya was player of the tournament as

Sri Lanka won the World Cup in 1996 , the ICC, is only part of a wide-ranging series of investigations , He also averaged 40.07 runs

in 110 Test matches.  “serious allegations of corruption” in Sri Lanka.  Sinhala understands Jayasuriya was chairman of selectors during the period under investigation , The former government minister retired from international cricket in 2011 , The news about Jayasuriya will rock Sri Lankan cricket ,  the tournament as Sri Lanka won the World Cup in 1996 and he scored 21 centuries and took 323 wickets in 445 one-day ,  read more

 

 

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