Sources quoted Hafeez as saying that “I am surprised over my action being reported because I am bowling like this for the last 11 years.”
“I have played six major world events: two World Cups and three World Twenty20s and nobody had ever questioned my action, this is a big surprise for me”, he added.
Hafeez was reported by umpire Kumar Dharamsena, Vineet Kulkarni and Anil Chaudhary during the CLT20 match against Dolphins.
Hafeez, who have played over 250 international matches with over 200 wickets, has no intention to alter his bowling action said “I will bowl the same way I have been bowling throughout my career. I don’t bowl a doosra. I bowl simple offbreaks and that doesn’t come under chucking.”