Sohail Tanvir of Candy Taskers was also affected by Corona

Sohail Tanvir of Candy Taskers was also affected by Corona

A deadly coronavirus has struck before the start of the opening match of the Lanka Premier League (LPL 2020). Corona has been attacked by Colombo Kings Canadian cricketer Rabindrapal Singh. ESPNcricinfo reported on Friday that Sohail Tanvir of Candy Taskers was also affected by the corona.

Pakistan pacer Wahab Riaz and England’s Liam Plunkett have been ruled out of the tournament. Along with Ravindrapal Singh, Sohail Tanvir has also been out for at least two weeks.

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Now Candy Taskers is looking for a replacement for Tanvir. “We need to talk to the franchise owner, and find someone to replace Tanvir,” said Tasker’s coach Hasan Tillakaratne.

The inaugural session of the LPL will be held on November 28. The five-team tournament will be held in Hambantota. Due to Corona, all the matches will be in a stadium with no spectators.