Malcolm Waller Reported for Suspected Illegal Action

Updated: 08 November 2014 15:27 IST

Zimbabwe off-spinner Malcolm Waller is now required to undergo testing within 21 days, and, during this period, he is permitted to continue bowling in international cricket until the results of the testing are known.

Malcolm Waller Reported for Suspected Illegal Action
Zimbabwe's Malcom Waller (center) celebrates taking a wicket during the second Test match vs Bangladesh. © AFP

Dubai:

Zimbabwe off-spinner Malcolm Waller has been reported for a suspected illegal bowling action during his side's defeat in the second Test against Bangladesh in Khulna.

"The match officials' report, which was handed over to the Zimbabwe team manager Mufaro Chiturumani after the Test concluded on Friday, cited concerns about the legality of the 30-year-old's bowling action," the ICC said in a statement. (Also read: Shakib claims rare all-round feat in Bangladesh win)

Waller's bowling action will now be scrutinised further under the ICC process relating to suspected illegal bowling actions reported in Tests, ODIs and T20Is.

He is required to undergo testing within 21 days, and, during this period, Waller is permitted to continue bowling in international cricket until the results of the testing are known.



Topics : Malcolm Waller Zimbabwe Cricket
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