Laurie Evans, Surrey and Manchester Originals batter have denied any wrongdoing after he tests positive for Anti Doping test.
Evans starred in the 2021-22 Big Bash League final with an unbeaten 41-ball 76 for Perth Scorchers against Sydney Sixers for which he was named the Player of the Match. Scorchers have cancelled their contracts with Evans after he tested positive for the Anti Dope test.
the Scorchers said in a statement. “Due to the circumstances, the Scorchers, and Laurie and his management have decided to mutually terminate his contract for the 2022-23 KFC Big Bash League season. The club will explore its options to source a replacement player for the tournament.”
Surrey, Evans’ county, admitted the result of the test in a release. “We have been in discussion with Laurie and his representatives and understand he intends to investigate this result. We will make no further comment until the process has concluded,” Surrey Cricket said in a statement.