Sri Lanka Announce Squad for England Tests, Angelo Mathews Included

14 Janvier, 2021, 00:23 | Auteur: Adelaide Bullion
  • Angelo Mathews returns for Sri Lanka as hosts name squad

England all-rounder Moeen Ali will not leave his coronavirus quarantine on Wednesday as previously planned and is now highly unlikely to play any part the Test series against Sri Lanka. The good news for them though is that Angelo Mathews, who injured his hamstring in the semi-final of the Lanka Premier League and Dinesh Chandimal, who was injured in South Africa, will be part of Sri Lanka playing XI.

Mathews was originally named in the Sri Lankan squad for the two Tests in South Africa but later withdrawn after he suffered a hamstring injury in a domestic T20 competition.

Seamer Nuwan Pradeep, allrounder Ramesh Mendis, left-arm wrist-spinner Lakshan Sandakan and batsman Roshen Silva also return to the squad; none of the quartet were involved in South Africa.

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However, Dhananjaya de Silva and Kasun Rajitha have not recovered from their own fitness problems picked up during Sri Lanka's two-nil defeat at the turn of the year. The two teams will lock horns against each other in two Test matches that will be played from January 14 to January 18 and 22-26 January respectively in Galle International Stadium behind closed doors in a biosecure bubble to ensure the safety of the players.

England have returned to Sri Lanka after abandoning this tour in March previous year following the outbreak of COVID-19.

Dom Bess and Jack Leach are set to play as England's frontline spinners against Sri Lanka, although Mason Crane, Matt Parkinson and Amar Virdi are also options having travelled with the squad as official reserves.



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