Pakistan cricket staff gamers on Day 1 of the primary Check in opposition to Sri Lanka in Colombo.© AFP
Because of political protests across the nation and particularly within the capital Colombo the second Check between Sir Lanka and Pakistan could be moved to Galle. As per the ESPNcricinfo, fearing the logistical challenges which may arrive come up to the political protests within the capital, there’s a chance the second Check match could be moved to the Galle stadium. The primary Check can also be occurring in Galle proper now which additionally hosted the final three Check matches. Galle additionally noticed a protest just lately on July 9 which was on the second day of the check between Sri Lanka and Australia however the match wasn’t affected due to it as the size of the group wasn’t as large as throughout the Colombo protests.
Whereas there have been no such incidents the place a cricket match has been disrupted as a result of protests however there’s a chance for the reason that demonstrations have solely elevated over a time period. Two of the three T20Is, and three of the ODIs from the Australia tour had been all performed at Khettarama stadium in Colombo and there have been no incidents because the matches had been uniformly attended by followers as nicely.
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