Sreesanth ban: An Indian fast pace bowler. Who has been banned from every format of cricket. And this ban was for a lifetime by the BCCI. The BCCI banned Sreesanth, who is now 36, for life in August 2013 along with his Rajasthan Royals teammates Ajit Chandila and Ankeet Chavan for indulging in alleged spot-fixing in the IPL that year.
As there are allegations that Rs 10 lakh was paid to Sreesanth for conceding 14 runs. In his second over in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match. between the Rajasthan Royals and the Kings XI Punjab at Mohali on May 2013.
Sreesanth has all along maintained that the allegations are false and he’s innocent. And now his ban reduced to seven years which will end on 2020 August. After this news, Sreesanth said “I am extremely delighted with what I have heard now. Thanks to each one of my well-wishers who prayed for me and the prayers have been answered. I am 36 now and next year I will be 37. And I have 87 test wickets and my aim is I want to finish my career with 100 test wickets. I am confident that I can return to the Indian test team and always wanted to play under Virat Kohli,” This is his statement for the media.