Fast bowler Mohammad Amir has been ruled out of the ODI series against Sri Lanka due to a stress related injury in the right shin.

The fast bowler has been advised two to three weeks rest after he underwent an MRI scan today following complains of pain in his right shin.

Amir will not bowl in the ongoing Test match at the Dubai Cricket Stadium but would be available to bat.

Amir's replacement in the ODI squad will be announced in due course.