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England all-rounder Moeen Ali released from quarantine in Sri Lanka after positive Covid test (source — 16/01/2021 12:43:16

Moeen Ali was today released from quarantine for the first time since testing positive for Covid-19 on arriving in Sri Lanka almost a fortnight ago.

The BARMIEST of the Barmy Army! England cricket fan belts out 'Jerusalem' on Galle's iconic fort (source — ) 14/01/2021 11:19:47

England fan Rob Lewis travelled out to Sri Lanka last March for the original Test series before it was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic - and his patience has now finally been rewarded.

Cricket fan waits ten months in Sri Lanka for England’s tour – but will miss out again (source — 13/01/2021 02:54:37

A CRICKET fan who has waited ten months in Sri Lanka for England’s tour to restart was stumped after finding he will miss out again. Rob Lewis, 37, flew to South Asia in March only for the games to be...

Covid isolation leaves Moeen Ali set to miss Sri Lanka Test series (source — 12/01/2021 19:45:05

All-rounder forced to extend hotel-room quarantineMoeen tested positive for Covid-19 on arrival for tourMoeen Ali is set to miss all of England’s two-Test series in Sri Lanka and faces an uphill strug...

England star Moeen Ali ruled out for ENTIRE Sri Lanka Test series and in isolation following positive coronavirus test (source — 12/01/2021 19:37:36

MOEEN ALI has been ruled out of the two-Test series after his quarantine period was extended by at least another three days. And all-rounder Chris Woakes admitted he will not be ready to play in Thurs...

Moeen Ali set to miss Sri Lanka Test series after experiencing Covid symptoms (source — 12/01/2021 15:53:44

Moeen tested positive for Covid-19 on arrival in the country and told to isolate for 10 days

England in Sri Lanka: Moeen Ali confirmed to miss first Test after positive Covid-19 result (source — 10/01/2021 17:08:36

England all-rounder Moeen Ali will not be available for the first Test against Sri Lanka, confirms head coach Chris Silverwood.

Dom Bess relishing spin-friendly first Test in Sri Lanka after opening warm-up (source — 08/01/2021 20:10:02

England finally get on suspiciously green pitch for workoutBess: ‘Quite clever of Sri Lankans, whatever they’re doing’England’s Sri Lankan Test warm-ups started on a suspiciously green pitch on Friday...

England on course for Sri Lanka series after no further positive Covid-19 tests and intra-squad warm-up (source — 08/01/2021 14:48:21

England’s Test series against Sri Lanka moved two important steps closer on Friday, as the tourists came through unscathed in another round of Covid-19 testing and some cricket broke out in the form o...

Coronavirus live news: global record 4,000 US Covid deaths in 24 hours; EU signs deal for 300m more Pfizer jabs (source — 08/01/2021 13:37:42

First time any country’s official toll has passed 4,000; EU doubles number of Pfizer and BioNTech doses; Brisbane locks down after UK strain detectedArizona becomes Covid hotspot of the worldAsia-Paci...

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