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Sri Lanka tour of West Indies to go ahead with full series

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Sri Lanka will leave for their tour of the West Indies on February 23, five days later than originally scheduled, and will play a full series of three T20Is, three ODIs and two Tests, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) confirmed in a statement.

Sri Lanka were to leave on February 18, but the tour was put in doubt when Mickey Arthur and Lahiru Thirimanne tested positive for COVID-19, resulting in the entire training squad being asked to self-isolate.

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  • Tamil Tuesday, 16 February 2021 10:30 PM

    Why sports are so important in the middle of a global pandemic ?

    Jeeves Tuesday, 16 February 2021 11:16 PM

    Wishing the whole squad a safe return, without any Covid souvenirs!

    Dono Tuesday, 16 February 2021 11:38 PM

    Surely a good chance that we can add to our losses with another sudu hunu wash 2 to 0. What a fascinating period of Sri Lanka cricket.

    Manning Market Rajaratnam Wednesday, 17 February 2021 02:06 PM

    Good news, but this time only we Cricket lovers from SriLanka expects victory not defeat with the weakest team.

    Palitha Senarath Wednesday, 17 February 2021 02:08 PM

    Good luck.... all the best for all our teams (T20/ 50 overs/ Test). Beating WI is nothing for SL.

    Ravindra Pushpakumara Wednesday, 17 February 2021 02:09 PM

    As long as our Politicians are not interfering with our Selection Committee, we could have the best teams in all three formats.

    Manik S Wednesday, 17 February 2021 02:10 PM

    For heaven sake, don't get injured and fail to perform. Only 100% fit players should be selected not other-wise.

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