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SLC sets new guidelines for retirement of cricketers

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CRICDOT DESK : Sri Lankan gamers who’re proceeding to cease global cricket will want to offer 3 months word duration and await six-months post-retirement to achieve NOC for gambling in franchise-primarily based totally T20 leagues.

The recommendations were issued through Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) in its bid to forestall the untimely retirement of gamers and their exodus to profitable T20 home leagues. As consistent with the recommendations, the gamers additionally want to play as a minimum eighty percentage of home suits in a season to be eligible to characteristic with inside the Lanka Premier League (LPL).

SLC`s selection got here after Danushka Gunathilaka and Bhanuka Rajapaksa introduced their retirement. While Gunathilaka cease Test cricket, Rajapaksa retired from all sorts of global cricket.

“National gamers who intend to retire from countrywide cricket need to offer 3 months’ word to Sri Lanka cricket in their purpose to retire,” the SLC stated in a declaration on Saturday.

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“Retired countrywide gamers who desire to achieve No Objection Certificates (NOCs) to play in remote places franchise leagues will best be issued to such gamers who’ve finished six months in their powerful date of retirement.
“Retired countrywide gamers could be taken into consideration eligible for nearby leagues which include the LPL, best in the event that they have performed eighty% of suits with inside the home cricket competitions carried out with inside the season previous to the engaging in of the league,” it added.

It has been understood that a worried SLC issued the up to date recommendations because it feels that many gamers can also additionally keep in mind global retirement with inside the wake of recent obligatory health requirements.

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