Sri Lankan cricketer Danushka Gunathilaka showed up by video connect in binds at a Sydney court on Monday to look for bail after he was accused of four counts of rape. Gunathilaka, who talked exclusively to affirm his character, was displayed on a screen in Bringing down Center Neighborhood Court. He seemed quiet as he sat wearing a dark Shirt at a Sydney confinement focus. The hitter’s attorney, Ananda Amaranath, said he would look for bail for the 31-year-old.
Officer Robert Williams momentarily concluded the case prior to hearing the bail application. The arraignment said it would try to smother distribution of certain components that could recognize the supposed casualty. Police captured and charged Gunathilaka on Sunday, hours after the public group lost to Britain at the Twenty20 World Cup. Gunathilaka was precluded during the main round with a hamstring injury however had stayed with the group in Australia.
He was captured at a lodging in Sydney in the early long stretches of Sunday and accused of four counts of sex without assent. New South Ridges state police said on Sunday sex wrongdoings crew criminal investigators had examined the supposed rape of a lady in Sydney’s eastern rural areas last week.
Police said the pair met in the wake of imparting for a few days on a dating application. Investigator Administrator Jane Doherty, commandant of the New South Grains state Sex Wrongdoings Crew, said the pair had then organized to meet. They had drinks and went for something to eat prior to returning to the young woman’s home,” Doherty told police.
Lady said to police that the cricketer has attacked her sexually several times when they stayed at her place. Sri Lanka’s cricket board said it was following the situation subsequent to being educated about the charges by the Worldwide Cricket Gathering (ICC).
SLC will intently screen the procedures in court and, in discussion with the ICC, will quickly start a careful investigation into the matter and make a harsh move against the player whenever viewed as liable,” it said in a proclamation. Gunathilaka made his worldwide presentation in 2015 and has played eight Tests, 47 ODIs and 46 T20s.