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Malinga upset about his fake injury reports

Apr 26, 2011 8:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
Sri Lanka paceman Lasith Malinga is upset by reports suggesting he faked injury in order to avoid playing for his country and continue playing in the lucrative IPL. The 27-year-old Malinga made himself unavailable for Sri Lanka’s three tests against England this year, citing a knee injury. With Malinga continuing to play in the IPL for Mumbai Indians, Sri Lanka chief selector Duleep Mendi conceded the situation was "awkward." The fast bowler officially subsequently announced his retirement from test cricket, but he confirmed Tuesday he will still be available for limited-overs internationals. Read more: cricketnext.in.com/news/malinga-upset-about-his-fake-injury-reports/56878-13.html