Sri Lanka’s damage troubles proceeded as Lahiru Kumara was governed out of the rest of the Australia visit because of hamstring damage while Dushmantha Chameera was likewise a wellness concern. Kumara, the 21-year-old right-arm pacer, did not take the field in the last session on Day 2. He experienced outputs which uncovered a tear to his correct hamstring.
Suranga Lakmal and Dushmantha Chameera needed to bear the greater part of the duties in the main Test after Kumara was inaccessible after the supper break on Day 2. After Sri Lanka’s misfortune by an innings and 40 keeps running in the opening Test at The Gabba, captain Dinesh Chandimal affirmed that Kumara will be out of activity for four to about a month and a half, and ruled the bowler out of the South Africa arrangement too while he additionally referenced that Chameera is hampered by damage, despite the fact that not going into subtleties.
“Kumara is out for four to about a month and a half. So he’s out of the following diversion. What’s more, Dushmantha is additionally harmed. So we’ll have to get another two fast bowlers,” Chandimal said after the amusement.
The Sri Lankan selectors are yet to name any substitution players. Right now, Sri Lanka have two different pacers separated from the individuals who included in the principal Test. Right arm pacer Kasun Rajitha and left-armer Vishwa Fernando, who was restricted in as a swap for the harmed Nuwan Pradeep, are the present alternatives accessible for the guests in the pace division.
The wellness of the players has been a tremendous worry for Sri Lanka, with Kumara joining Angelo Mathews and Pradeep on the sidelines because of wounds.
Mathews continued left hamstring damage amid the voyage through New Zealand and was hence let alone for Sri Lanka’s squad for the two-Test arrangement against Australia. Pradeep likewise harmed his left hamstring amid the visit diversion against Cricket Australia XI and was compelled to miss the arrangement.