National player Chamika Karunaratne has plead guilty to breaching several clauses in the Player Agreement during the recently concluded ICC T20 World Cup held in Australia.
Sri Lanka Cricket issuing a statement said at a disciplinary inquiry carried out by the three-member inquiry panel into the alleged violations by nationally contracted player, Chamika Karunaratne pleaded guilty to all charges levelled against him.
SLC said considering the seriousness of the violations committed by Karunaratne, the inquiry panel in its report recommended that the SLC Executive Committee strongly warn the player to refrain from further violations and to impose a punishment that will not have an impact on his cricketing career.
Subsequent to the findings and recommendations of the inquiry panel the SLC Executive Committee handed Chamika a one-year suspended ban from taking part in all forms of cricket.
He was also fined USD 5,000.