ICC T20 World Cup: Three Brit girls arrested from Gayle’s hotel room

Last Updated: Oct 03, 2012, 18:12 PM IST

Zeenews Sports Bureau

New Delhi: Three British girls, who were socialising in the hotel rooms of West Indies players including Chris Gayle, were arrested by the Sri Lankan police early Wednesday.

According to the Sri Lankan police, the three girls, who were found at the deluxe Cinnamon Grand hotel in Colombo where West Indies team were staying for T20 World Cup, were handed over to the nearby police station for further investigations.

According to the hotel sources, the three women were the guests of West Indies players Chris Gayle, Andre Russell, Fidel Edwards and Dwayne Smith.

Neither ICC nor West Indies have yet to come up with any statement in the regard.

West Indies take on Australia in the semi-final of the ICC World T20 on Friday.