I have always worn towels while bowling: Sreesanth after leaving Tihar

The cricketer was on Monday granted bail along with 18 others arrested on allegations of betting and spot-fixing in the IPL by a Delhi court.

updated: June 12, 2013 18:09 IST
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Test cricketer S Sreesanth finally walked out of Tihar Jail this evening after spending nearly a month behind bars in connection with the Indian Premier League or IPL spot-fixing case. Speaking to NDTV, the 30-year-old Kerala pacer said "I always wore towels while bowling."

Police had alleged Sreesanth had a towel tucked in his waistband that was a signal to bookies that he was bowling a fixed over. (Also read: Sreesanth arrives in Kerala to tumultuous welcome)

"All my life, including a tennis ball match, I have played with my heart on my sleeve... I thank Rajasthan for the support. I understand I am the accused," he said.

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