BCCI sends showcause notice to Praveen Kumar
India swing bowler Praveen Kumar was suspended and issued showcause notice by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for a reported bust-up with an opposition player during a Corporate Trophy game in Bhilai
Praveen has also been suspended from taking part in the forthcoming inter-state Vijay Hazare Trophy matches. “Praveen Kumar has been issued a showcause notice by the Board.
He has been suspended from participating in the forthcoming inter-state Vijay Hazare Trophy matches,” BCCI secretary Sanjay Jagdale said in a release.
The BCCI’s disciplinary committee is still investigating the incident when Praveen, while playing for ONGC, abused Income Tax batsman Ajit Argal after bowling a short-pitched delivery. The incident prompted the umpires to bring the to the notice of match referee Dhananjay Singh.