Fernando ruled out with injury

Fast Bowler Dilhara Fernando has fractured his thumb and is ruled out for 4-6 weeks according to team physio Tommy Simsek. Team management has requested cover for Dilhara and a replacement will be announced shortly.

Yesterday, off spinners Muthumudalige Pushpakumara and Suraj Randiv flew to India as replacements for Murali, after the latter was released from the National squad upon completion of yesterday’s ODI in Rajkot.

Please stay tuned for further updates.