02 February 2016
Bowling action of Afghanistan’s Zia-ur-Rehman found to be legal
Afghanistan U-19 celebrates a Canada wicket.
The 18-year-old was reported after the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2016 match against Pakistan at the Sylhet International Cricket Stadium in Sylhet on Thursday. Zia’s action was assessed by the Expert Panel which determined it was legal.
The assessment was carried out in accordance with Section 4 of the ICC Regulations for the Review of Bowlers Reported with Suspected Illegal Actions.
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