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Akila Dananjaya added to the training squad

"He is the 25th member of the training squad. He is the latest addition to the squad of 24, who has been practising at the  Pallekele International Cricket Stadium, Kandy since the last three days", the source said exclusively.

"In fact, Akila has been included at the request of the head coach, Mickey Arthur". 

Last year, the International Cricket Council (ICC) had banned Dananjaya from bowling in international matches for twelve months, after his bowling action was deemed to be illegal.

"His suspension is coming to an end within two months and our coach wants to see him in action. He is a key member of our team for the ODIs' and T-20I and therefore he has been summoned to join the training squad", the source further added.

It is still not decided where he would be sent for the testing of his bowling action.

Akila has so far played 6 Tests, 36 ODIs' and 22 T-20 internationals.

Needless to say that he joined the training squad after passing all the medical tests, which were mandatory.