Former captain and Sri Lankan batting’s mainstay Kusal Perera might be lacking the six-match series in opposition to India beginning July 18 due to an unspecified harm.
Perera was the captain of the Sri Lankan group in England however for the reason that central contract dispute between gamers and cricket board, Dasun Shanaka has been appointed captain at his expense.
“Kusal Perera is almost certain to be out of Sri Lanka’s series against India, after picking up a shoulder injury. The team has not divulged the exact nature of the injury, nor withdrawn him officially, but a team doctor says he’s likely to be out for six weeks,” ESPN Cricinfo reported.
Perera was one of Sri Lanka’s three half-centurions within the ODI series in opposition to England.
The 30-year-old Perera has scored 3071 runs in 107 ODIs together with 1347 runs in 50 T20 Internationals.