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Cricket News: India and Sri Lanka players sick in smog-hit Test match in Delhi

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India’s Mohammad Shami and Sri Lanka’s Suranga Lakmal vomited on the sphere on day 4 of the third Check, which has been tormented by smog in Delhi.

The Indian metropolis has suffered from smog air pollution for a number of weeks and Sri Lanka fielders have taken to carrying masks on the Feroz Shah Kotla stadium.

Shami and Lakmal walked off the sphere after each has been sick.

Sri Lanka coach Nic Pothas says his gamers have been in “discomfort” and that Lakmal “did not really feel very nicely”.

The play was halted on three events on day two due to the circumstances and the problem has continued to have an effect on the match.

“We’re professionals, we stopped speaking about it, it isn’t going to make any distinction speaking about it,” mentioned Pothas.

India’s cricket board says it is going to take smog into consideration when scheduling matches on the stadium in future.

The hosts ended day 4 in a commanding place, with Sri Lanka 31-Three in their second innings however nonetheless trailing by 378 runs.

Third Test, Delhi (day four)
India: 536-7 dec & 246-5 dec
Sri Lanka: 373 & 31-3
Scorecard

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