Oct 05, 2017

Gunathilaka suspended

Sri Lankan cricketer Danushka Gunatilake has been suspended for 06 international matches and has been handed a 20% fine of his applicable annual contract fee.

The complete media release of the SLC is as follows :

Sri Lanka Cricket today (05) announced the suspension of Mr. Danushka Gunathilaka from International Cricket for six (6) International Matches together with a 20% fine of his applicable annual contract fee for violations of Section 30 (a-ii ) and 30 (b) of the Constitution of Sri Lanka Cricket and of clauses 3.1.2, 3.1.9, 3.3.1, and 3.4 of his contract with Sri Lanka Cricket during the recently concluded India Series in Colombo.

The suspension is effective 30th September 2017, and is issued by the Executive Committee by the powers vested in it vide Section 30 (c) of the SLC Constitution and Clause 10. 3 of the contract entered into with the said player.

Mr. Gunathilaka pleaded guilty to the charges on 29th September 2017.