It’s anything but an amazingly troublesome most recent couple of months for Sri Lankan cricket. It got going with the compensation question, the trio of Kusal Mendis, Danushka Gunathilaka and Niroshan Dickwella was seen as liable of penetrating the bio-bubble in England and was suspended, then, at that point there was a finish to the yearly agreement list debate with Angelo Mathews taking steps to stop, and there was additionally an adjustment of the captaincy of the side.
Also, presently, to add to the wretchedness, Sri Lanka’s batting mentor Grant Flower has been confirmed positive for COVID-19. However he hasn’t been in nearness with the players given the crew individuals and the care staff have been segregated independently on getting back from England.
Nonetheless, it can compromise the series given there are chances that Flower may well have been tainted by the infection in England, which as of late left upwards of seven faculty in the England group positive, and constrained the Three Lions to name and handle a debilitated side against Pakistan. Bloom was in a similar air pocket as the group in the UK.
“We have to find out how Flower got infected, and also which variant of the virus he has been infected with,” said by one of the medical staff of Sri-Lankan team to ESPNCricinfo.
The group was initially scheduled to go into an air bubble from Friday onwards yet presently that likely could be in danger.
On the off chance that it just so happens, Flower has gotten the irresistible Delta variation, there likely could be an effect on the series that is set to begin from July 13 in Colombo against India.
Now it will be interesting to see how Sri-Lankan team manage to conquer against competitive Men In Blue.