Nuwan Thushara, who was included in the 20-member squad for the tour of Australia, has tested positive for COVID-19.
Sri Lanka Cricket issuing a statement said Dilshan Fonseka, the team trainer, has also contracted the coronavirus.
SLC said the duo tested positive during a routine PCR test conducted among the squad and support staff, who are currently in a bio-secure bubble ahead of the team’s departure to Australia.
Thushara and Fonseka are currently undergoing COVID-19 protocol and will re-join the squad on the 10th of February, after completing quarantine measures.
The Sri Lanka team is due to leave for Australia on Thursday.