Bangladesh Pacer Al Amin Hossain Reported for Suspected Bowling Action

A day after Saeed Ajmal was banned from bowling, Bangladesh fast bowler Al-Amin Hossain has been reported with an illegal bowling action during the first test match against West Indies in St Vincent.

Umpires Marais Erasmus and Richard Illingworth suspected his action and reported it in the match officials’ report. The match officials’ report, which was handed over to Bangladesh team manager Habibul Bashar after the Test concluded on Tuesday, cited concerns about the legality of the 24-year-old’s bowling action.
Al-Amin’s bowling action will now be scrutinised further under the ICC process relating to suspected illegal bowling actions reported in Tests, ODIs and T20Is. He is required to undergo testing within 21 days, and, during this period, Al-Amin is permitted to continue bowling in international cricket until the results of the testing are known.

Now it is epected that Al-Amin will fly to Australia for his tests once the test series is completed. Al-Amin is the second Bangladeshi bowler after Sohag Gazi to be reported for Illegal bowling action in the past one month.

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