England are thanks to arrive in Sri Lanka on January 3 for two Checks — performed without the need of spectators — in Galle beginning on January 14.
Sri Lanka Cricket chief government Ashley de Silva advised AFP the site visitors would be tested for coronavirus just before departure and on arrival, and would also have to go through quarantine for 10 days in a “bio-protected bubble” on arrival.
Sri Lankan civil aviation authorities suspended all direct flights from Britain on Tuesday but the England staff will travel on a chartered flight, he claimed.
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“Our health professionals have been talking to the England team’s physicians and they are pretty satisfied with the preparations,” de Silva mentioned.
“Both teams are wanting forward to the event.”
England cricket authorities claimed Wednesday they experienced acquired assurances that gamers and personnel, who travelled again to Britain on December 10 next the unwell-fated tour of South Africa, will not have to shell out the Christmas time period in quarantine in advance of travelling to Sri Lanka.
South Africa was recognized by the British governing administration on Wednesday as the origin of a new mutant pressure of coronavirus located in Britain.
But the England and Wales Cricket Board stated in a statement that considering that the players returned from South Africa “they have undergone ongoing symptom and screening checks and will not have to have to quarantine”.