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* Sri Lanka Cricketers recalled after seen roaming in England streets
Mon, Jun 28, 2021, 12:27 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

June 28, Colombo: Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) President Shammi de Silva has said that two members of the Sri Lanka Cricket team who are currently on a tour of England have been recalled to Sri Lanka after the cricketers were seen in the streets of Durham, England.

A video is currently circulating on social media showing Sri Lankan cricketers Niroshan Dickwella and Kusal Mendis roaming the streets of Durham on Sunday night (27).

The two cricketers have been recalled to Sri Lanka and a report has been requested from the team manager to verify the authenticity of the video, the SLC President said.

SLC President said that the incident is being investigated and strict disciplinary action will be taken against the players for breaching the bio-bubble.

The Sri Lankan national team is currently on tour in England under a bio-bubble and are set to play the first ODI in Durham tomorrow (29).

 

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