Mushtaq Ahmed, England's spin guru, was released by ECB.
England will be without their spin guru Mushtaq Ahmed during the upcoming Test series with Sri Lanka. The popular Mushtaq will not be part of the England dressing room as coach Peter Moores has opted for a more streamlined team.
Mushtaq, who leg-spinning abilities won him a contract with Sussex, was released by the English cricket Board after Moores took over as chief coach. In the new scheme of things, the axe also fell on batting coach Graham Gooch. Mushtaq was appointed by England in 2008.