Ø Pakistan bowler Yasir Shah was on Sunday charged with an anti-doping violation and provisionally suspended by the International Cricket Council.
Ø Chlortalidone- the substance which was found in his blood, which is on WADA's prohibited list of diuretics and masking agents.
Ø He is currently ranked No.4 in the Test bowler’s rankings. He has taken 76 wickets from 12 Tests at 24.17.
Ø He is the fourth-highest Test wicket-taker overall this year till date.
Ø He was the second player from the subcontinent to be provisionally suspended for a doping violation recently.
Ø Sri Lanka wicketkeeper-batsman Kusal Perera was the first who faces a four-year ban after his 'B' sample tested positive for a banned substance.