Injured Kulasekara out of Pakistan Tests

Injured Kulasekara out of Pakistan Tests


Nuwan Kulasekara is ecstatic after picking adult a wicket, Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 2nd T20I, Pallekele, Nov 21, 2013

Nuwan Kulasekara, Sri Lanka join bowler, will not be accessible for a remaining Tests opposite Pakistan, after carrying postulated a hamstring rip during a finish of a ODI series. Kulasekara was not deliberate for a first Test, and nonetheless he remained with a group via a match, serve scans suggested he would not redeem in time to minister to a dual remaining games.

“They detected a damage a few days behind and Kulasekara won’t be partial of a debate anymore,” captain Angelo Mathews said. “We haven’t motionless when he will be leaving, though it will be some time in a subsequent few days.”

Sri Lanka had picked 5 join bowlers in their 16-man squad, and Mathews pronounced his group would not be drifting in a deputy for Kulasekara. In further to Shaminda Eranga and Suranga Lakmal, who played in a initial Test, quick bowler Nuwan Pradeep and left-armer Vishwa Fernando are also in a squad.

The pitches in Dubai and Sharjah, where a remaining Tests will be played, are also generally matched to spin, and Sri Lanka might play usually dual frontline join bowlers in both matches.

Sri Lanka’s subsequent Test assignment, opposite Bangladesh, is scheduled to start a week after a finish of a ongoing tour, and it is misleading as nonetheless either Kulasekara will be accessible for that series.

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