Cape Town - South Africa's Minister of Sport
and Recreation Fikile Mbalula has welcomed the lifting of Aaron
Phangiso’s suspension by The Independent Assessment.
The Independent Assessment
found that Phangiso’s action for all deliveries is within the parameters
laid down by the ICC regulations after conducting re-assessments on his bowling
1 Mbalula raised concerns over the suspension and withdrawal
of Phangiso from the first two T20 Internationals against Australia.
“I thank the
leadership and administrators of Cricket South Africa (CSA) for prioritising
this matter and ensuring it came to finality before the ICC World Twenty20. I
raised my concerns and called upon the leadership and administrators of CSA to
act having full confidence in Aaron Pangiso. Aaron Phangiso can now focus on
participating in the World Cup, and by his own words, gaining confidence with
the adjustments made on his technique. I applaud him for his patience and
discipline.” Minister Fikile Mbalula said.