Sunil Narine Withdrawn From India Tour by West Indies Cricket Board

Sunil Narine, who will not be allowed to bowl in the Champions League T20 final for Kolkata Knight Riders after being reported for a suspect action during the tournament, has been pulled out of the upcoming India tour. The West Indies Cricket Board will work on helping him reassess his action and get back on track before the World Cup 2015.

updated: October 04, 2014 14:13 IST
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A file photo of West Indies bowler Sunil Narine.


The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has withdrawn Sunil Narine from the upcoming tour of India after the mystery spinner was banned from bowling in the Champions League Twenty20 final due to "illegal" bowling action.

The 26-year-old off-break bowler has been called back after his "illegal" action was reported to organisers of Champions League.

"The withdrawal from the upcoming tour will allow Narine the opportunity to have his action assessed and plan his return to cricket," a WICB release stated.

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