Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) on 11th March 2021 announce that Angelo Mathews, who is currently touring the West Indies with the national cricket team, will return home. It seems unlikely at this stage, that he can return to the tour at any point. Even if the "family matter" he is returning to Sri Lanka to attend to finds a resolution before the end of the tour, he will still need to undergo quarantine upon his arrival in the Caribbean.
“The purpose of his return is to attend to a family matter,” the SLC said in a brief statement.
Mathews, who was named stand-in captain for the T20I series, departed West Indies on 11th. Angelo Mathews who returned from West Indies tour due to a personal family matter had made the following request from Cricket fans.