Cricketer Kusal Janith Perera tests positive for Covid

Sri Lanka cricketer Kusal Janith Perera has tested positive for the coronavirus.

The Sri Lanka Cricket Board confirmed that the wicket keeper/batsman had tested positive for the virus.

He was found to be positive following a PCR test which was carried out on the players yesterday (15th August 2021).

Following the detection, Perera is undergoing due medical protocols pertaining to the coronavirus. (Colombo Gazette)