ICC tribunal finds former Sri Lanka participant Nuwan Zoysa responsible underneath anti-corruption code | Cricket Information

DUBAI: Already serving suspension on match-fixing fees, former Sri Lanka participant and bowling coach Nuwan Zoysa has been discovered responsible of three offences underneath the ICC anti-corruption code by an impartial tribunal, the worldwide cricket physique stated on Thursday.
Zoysa was charged underneath the ICC anti-corruption code in November 2018 and has been discovered responsible on all fees after he exercised his proper to a listening to earlier than an impartial anti-corruption tribunal.
The Sri Lankan stays suspended and sanctions will comply with sooner or later, the Worldwide Cricket Council stated in a launch.
He was provisionally suspended in Could 2019 on fees of indulging in corruption throughout a T20 league within the UAE.
ICC stated Zoysa has been discovered responsible of:
Article 2.1.1 – for being social gathering to an settlement or effort to repair or contrive or in any other case affect improperly the end result, progress, conduct or different facet(s) of a match.
Article 2.1.4 – Immediately or not directly soliciting, inducing, attractive, instructing, persuading, encouraging or deliberately facilitating any Participant to breach Code Article 2.1.
Article 2.4.4 – Failing to open up to the ACU full particulars of any approaches or invites obtained to have interaction in corrupt conduct underneath the Code.
“Zoysa has additionally been charged by the ICC on behalf of the Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) with breaching 4 counts of the ECB anti-corruption code for individuals for the T10 League and these proceedings are ongoing,” the ICC stated within the launch.
Zoysa, who performed 30 Exams and 95 ODIs for Sri Lanka, was appointed Sri Lanka’s bowling coach in September, 2015. He labored at Sri Lanka cricket’s excessive efficiency centre, which gave him entry to present worldwide gamers.
This solely provides to Sri Lanka’s latest struggles with corruption within the sport.
In December 2018, Sri Lanka’s former sports activities minister Harin Fernando had stated that the nation had been rated as probably the most corrupt cricket nation by the ICC, the world governing physique of the game.

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