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Sri Lanka lift international bans on Dickwella, Gunathilaka and Mendis

Sri Lanka lift international bans on Dickwella, Gunathilaka and Mendis

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Sri Lanka Cricket has lifted suspensions of Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Mendis and Niroshan Dickwella with immediate effect. The trio was handed a one-year ban from international cricket in July 2021 bio-security breach during Sri Lanka's tour of England last year. The ban also included a six-month suspension from domestic cricket, and a fine of approximately USD 50,000. "The latest decision was taken following a request made by the three players to Sri Lanka Cricket to lift the ban imposed on them, pursuant to the conclusion of the LPL 2021," said SLC in a statement. The SLC has agreed to lift their bans from international cricket from immediate effect on Friday, 7 January, also allowing all three of them to be able to engage in playing domestic cricket, and be available for nati...