Harbhajan Singh in trouble after slapping incidentApril 28th, 2008 - 4:23 pm ICT by Santosh Singh
According to the new video evidence found , Harbhajan Singh has been temporarily suspended from taking part in IPL .
Lalit Modi the IPL chairman said on Saturday that “Based on prima facie video evidence as seen and reviewed by the match adjudicator and referee Farokh Engineer from the tapes provided to him, a decision has been reached to suspend with immediate effect Harbhajan Singh of the Mumbai Indians pending the inquiry into the incident on Monday, April 28, 2008,”
Earlier it was heard that he could play the Sundays match against Deccan Chargers. But now, due the to new evidence he can not play the Sundays match, it is believed that the additional video footage clearly shows Harbhajan Singh bieng guilty.
The disciplinary hearing against Harbhajan will start on Sunday 1 pm and the verdict is expected by Monday evening. Harbhajan Singh could face a ban of 10 matchs.