Zoysa found guilty of match-fixing under ICC anti-corruption code

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Zoysa discovered responsible of match-fixing underneath ICC anti-corruption code

The 42-year-old was provisionally suspended in October 2018 and charged with three offences underneath the ICC’s anti-corruption code

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Former Sri Lanka pacer Nuwan Zoysa has been discovered responsible of match-fixing by an impartial anti-corruption tribunal and can be sanctioned, the game’s governing Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC) stated on Thursday.

The 42-year-old Zoysa was provisionally suspended in October 2018 and charged with three offences underneath the ICC’s anti-corruption code, together with “being celebration to an settlement or effort to repair” a match.

“Zoysa… has been discovered responsible on all expenses after he exercised his proper to a listening to earlier than a tribunal,” the ICC stated in a press release right here. “Zoysa stays suspended and sanctions will comply with sooner or later.”

Colombo-born Zoysa has additionally been charged with breaching 4 counts of the Emirates Cricket Board’s anti-corruption code for gamers who participated in a T10 league within the United Arab Emirates in 2017 and the proceedings are ongoing, the ICC added.

The left-arm bowler performed 30 checks and 95 one-day internationals from 1997-2007 and had teaching stints with the Sri Lanka girls’s crew and the boys’s A squad.

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