Saeed Ajmal was banned from bowling in September last year © Getty Images
Saeed Ajmal was banned from bowling in August last year © Getty Images

Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal‘s action has been cleared the International Cricket Council (ICC). Along with Ajmal Bangladesh off-spinner Sohag Gazi has also been cleared to bowl. Both Ajmal and Gazi appeared for a bowling action test in January 2015 in Chennai.





Ajmal who was not named in the 15-member squad by Pakistan to play in the ICC World Cup 2015 can only be drafted into the team as a replacement after an approval by the ICC.

“I have worked really hard to overcome the flaws and I am hopeful that I will be cleared.“I am going to give test on five various deliveries and I am quite hopeful that I will return as spearhead of the team after getting clearance.”Ajmal told media when he appeared for the bowling action test in Chennai.