Johannesburg: South Africa spinner Aaron Phangiso has been reported for a suspected bootleg bowling action during a domestic 50-over match, a country’s cricket house pronounced today.
The 32-year-old, who has been enclosed in a Proteas patrol for a ICC World Twenty20 2016, has been reported after helping his domestic side Highveld Lions into a final of South Africa’s provincial 50-over foe on Wednesday when he took 2/38 in 8 overs.
“Aaron Phangiso of a bizhub Highveld Lions has been reported for a suspected bootleg bowling movement during the Momentum One-Day Cup compare opposite a Warriors during Bidvest Wanderers, Johannesburg, on 24 Feb 2016,” a Cricket South Africa (CSA) pronounced in a statement.
“Phangiso’s movement will now be scrutinised serve in suitability with a CSA Regulations for a Review of Bowlers Reported with Suspected Illegal Bowling Actions. He is required to bear eccentric research by a member of the ICC Panel of Human Movement Specialists and is available to continue bowling until a formula of a contrast are known,” the CSA said.
Reports pronounced that Phangiso, who has played 16 ODIs and nine T20Is, is approaching to be tested tomorrow during the ICC-accredited High Performance Academy during a University of Pretoria.
Fourteen days after that test, an ICC-appointed specialist will allow a physique with created news which will establish either Phangiso’s movement is authorised or not, according to a report.
The time support for his contrast means that Phangiso’s performance in a World T20 could be affected. Even if he is tested immediately, a 14-day duration for a research would only interpretation on 10 March. He will wish that he is cleared before South Africa open their World Twenty20 debate against England in Mumbai on 18 March.
Changes to squads are authorised until 8 March, that may see South Africa’s selectors demeanour for another fill-in spinner to Imran Tahir.
It is a latest reversal for Phangiso, who early this year was prevented from boarding an general flight following South Africa’s ODI array win in India since he was dipsomaniac and unfinished and CSA had subsequently handed him an different sanction.
This week, Phangiso had to apologize for being held on camera sanctimonious to spot an different piece off his leg during South Africa’s T20 opposite England during a Wanderers.