Hafeez banned from bowling again due to illegal action.
Hafeez banned from bowling again due to illegal action. Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez was banned from bowling in English domestic rivals due to an illegal activity. The spinner’s bowling action was deemed illegal whilst playing for Middlesex.
Mohammad Hafeez (appropriate ) has played 55 Tests, 218 One-day Internationals and 89 T20 internationals for Pakistan. He had been reported by the umpires after a T20 Blast match between Middlesex and Somerset in Taunton in August.
The suspension has been imposed following a Bowling Review Group hearing Lord’s. The 39-year-old off-spinner played with four T20 matches for Middlesex past summer, taking two wickets and hitting 115 runs, with a maximum score of 48.