COVID-19 forces delay in start to India-Sri Lanka series

The white ball series between India and Sri Lanka, slated for a July 13 start, has now been rescheduled after two positive cases of COVID-19 were found in the Lankan camp. The tour comprising three One-day Internationals, and as many T20Is, will now start from July 18.

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) agreed to a request from Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) for a postponement – as the latter wanted to extend the quarantine for their players and support staff. Informed sources day that SLC have also shifted their cricket team to a different hotel as both teams had been staying at Taj Samudra in Colombo till now…

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