Feb 21, 2022

SLC names 18-member squad against India

Sri Lanka Cricket has named an 18-member squad for the upcoming Twenty20 series against India.

SLC in a statement said Minister of Youth and Sports Namal Rajapaksa approved the squad for the tour.

The first T20 of a three match series will get underway on Thursday at Lucknow.

The squad :

01) Dasun Shanaka – Captain
02) Pathum Nissanka
03) Kusal Mendis
04) Charith Asalanka – Vice-Captain
05) Dinesh Chandimal
06) Danushka Gunathilaka
07) Kamil Mishara
08) Janith Liyanage
09) Wanindu Hasaranga
10) Chamika Karunaratne
11) Dushmantha Chameera
12) Lahiru Kumara
13) Binura Fernando
14) Shiran Fernando
15) Maheesh Theekshana
16) Jeffrey Vandersay
17) Praveen Jayawickrama
18) Ashian Daniel – Subjected to Ministerial approval

Meanwhile, Avishka Fernando, Nuwan Thushara and Ramesh Mendis, who were in the T20I squad which toured Australia will return to Sri Lanka due to injuries.

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