International Cricket Council will not impose any sanctions on Sri Lanka Cricket, over its non-participation in the post-match media conference and mixed zone on Saturday (15th June, 2019) following the World Cup game played against Australia.
None of the Sri Lankan players or an official from the coaching staff participated in the post-match media conference, leaving close to 50 journalists furious.
“Sri Lanka Cricket discussed the ‘Saturday’s Incident’ with the ICC and assured that a similar situation will not occur going forward in the tournament, “ An official SLC communique released on Monday stated.
“The SLC also advised the team management to comply with the obligations, a participating team has to adhere during the ICC Cricket World Cup.”
Sri Lanka is now in Leeds, preparing to take on the pre-tournament favourites and hosts, England on the 21st of June.