Kamil Mishara tests positive for Covid-19

Zimbabwe tour of Sri Lanka 2022


Young Sri Lankan batter Kamil Mishara who was expected to be part of Sri Lanka ODI squad to face Zimbabwe, has tested positive for Covid-19.  

The 20-year-old Mishara is the third Sri Lankan player to miss out on the upcoming series due to Covid-19 after the opening batter Avishka Fernando and middle order batter Janith Liyanage tested positive for Covid-19 last week.

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Mishara has been put into quarantine under the health guidelines of the medical authorities. The Sri Lanka ODI squad is currently in a hotel in Kandy preparing for the series.

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The 3-match ODI series, which is part of the ICC Cricket World Cup Super League, will commence on 16th January. All matches will be played at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium.