Kusal Mendis and Shehan Jayasuriya are unlikely to feature in Sri Lanka’s 03rd T20I vs New Zealand, since both suffered leg injuries, while fielding in the 02nd T20 game between Sri Lanka and New Zealand, which was played at the Pallekele International Cricket Ground on the 03rdSeptember, 2019.
Team Manager Mr. Asantha De Mel said, Mendis and Jayasuriya’s participation in the 03rd game is unlikely owing to injuries, which occurred following a collision between the two players while fielding.
Mendis has suffered an injury on his knee on the right leg, while Jayasuriya has sustained an injury; above the knee on his right leg.
Kusal Mendis has undergone an MRI scan today and the report is due later in the day.
De Mel said, no replacements will be made to the squad for the injured players.