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This banned SriLankan pacer might play against India

Last Modified Wednesday, 19 July 2017 (13:05 IST)
Colombo: Shaminda Eranga's was found to be legal and the paceman has been cleared to resume playing for Sri Lanka more than a year after he was banned, the (ICC) has said. Eranga was reported during the second test against England at Chester-le-Street in May 2016 and was barred from bowling in international matches when his action was found to be illegal following an independent assessment.

"Eranga underwent a re-assessment of his bowling action with the assessment concluding that the amount of elbow extension in his standard deliveries was within the 15-degree level of permitted," the governing body said. Eranga's ban was announced a few hours after he was taken to hospital for heart tests when he reported feeling discomfort while batting during a one-day international against Ireland.
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