The series is likely to be rescheduled now.
The two Test matches of the series will be played in Galle and Colombo (SSC) starting March 19 and March 27 respectively.
It will be interesting now as to how Johnson replied to Stokesy's jibe.
Saqib Mahmood, whose style of bowling is ideally suited to subcontinental conditions is a welcome edition.
Rory Burns lost four months of his career after he got injured while playing football in a warm-up session.
Both the players were dropped after West Indies tour last year.
Sri Lanka is currently on the third spot in the ICC Test Championship table whereas England is at the fifth position.
However, Sanjay was spot on with his praise for England's top performers.
James Anderson returns number-one bowling ranking to Kagiso Rabada.
England won the third Test in Colombo by 42 runs.