Jun 30, 2020

Aravinda quizzed on match-fixing allegations

Former Sri Lanka Cricket Captain Aravinda de Silva today (30) appeared before the Special Investigation Unit of the Sports Ministry to record a statement.

The statement was with regard to the match – fixing allegations in connection to the 2011 Cricket World Cup final between Sri Lanka and India.

Aravinda had served as the Chairman of the National Selection Committee during that time.

The Special Investigation Unit of the Ministry of Sports has commenced the recording of statements, following the recent statement made by former Minister of Sports Mahindananda Aluthgamage that the 2011 World cup final was fixed.

On June 04, the unit had also recorded a statement from Aluthgamage as well.