Sri Lanka's Dickwella gets two-match ban for another misconduct
Sri Lanka opener Niroshan Dickwella has been banned for two limited-over matches after his latest breach of ICC code of conduct, the International Cricket Council said on Tuesday.
TUNIS Tunisia's Wahbi Khazri will be fit to play at the African Nations Cup despite suffering an ankle injury in a friendly international on Sunday, the Tunisian Football Federation said on Tuesday
The 25-year-old Sunderland winger was carried off on a stretcher in Cairo on Sunday when his team lost to Egypt in a warm-up match before the weekend start of the tournament in Gabon, raising an alarm about his availability.
"It's not a serious injury. It's a benign ankle sprain, he will be able to play in Gabon,” the federation said in a statement on its website.
Khazri is one of Tunisia’s best hopes for the tournament despite a lack of game time for his Premier League club over the last few months.
Tunisia face Senegal, Algeria and Zimbabwe in Group B at the Nations Cup. They face Senegal in their opening game on Sunday.
(Reporting by Mark Gleeson in Cape Town; Editing by Pritha Sarkar)
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