Avishka Fernando was did not impress together with his batting expertise throughout the T20I sequence.© AFP
Sri Lanka batsman Avishka Fernando has been dominated out of the upcoming three-match ODI sequence in opposition to England due a grade two tear to his quadriceps. Fernando had picked up the damage whereas fielding within the second T20I of the three-match sequence in opposition to England, and he additionally didn’t characteristic within the third and ultimate T20I. This damage comes as a significant setback for Fernando because the tour of England was his first with the nationwide crew because the begin of the COVID-19 pandemic.
“Avishka Fernando has sustained an damage to his proper quadriceps (Grade 2 Tear). Fernando suffered this damage whereas fielding throughout the 2nd T20i performed in opposition to England at Cardiff,” tweeted the official deal with of Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC).
He had earlier missed the excursions of the West Indies and Bangladesh. Sri Lanka went on to lose the three-match T20I sequence in opposition to England.
The guests did not win a single match, and because of this, England recorded a sequence sweep.
England and Sri Lanka will now face up within the three-match ODI sequence, starting Tuesday at Chester-le-Road.
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