Alex Hales who have been recently picked by the England Cricket Board in England Team Squad for ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, gets banned for 21 days for habitual drug usage. This disturbing news for English Cricket fans was broke by the online News Paper ” the Guardian”. Hales have fallen in for the second time to the England Cricket Board’s strict policy for the recreational drug usage. Alex was to join the Nottingham Shire for Royal London Cup, but he missed the start of his county and upon called he told ” he was unable for the personal reasons”.
However, Alex Hales is still expected to be joining the England Cricket Team training camp starting from next week. Earlier, Alex Hales was selected in England Team Squad for ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. However, after this news, his appearance in CWC 2019 becomes suspicious.
The ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 is scheduled to be held from 30 May in England & Wales and a total of 16 teams will be participating in this grand cricket tournament. England Cricket Team will be playing a five match ODI series against Pakistan before the World Cup season starts.