May 16, 2017

Lankan-born selected for Canada squad

A Sri Lankan has been selected for the Canadian squad for the ICC WCL Division 3 tournament.

Prior to going to Uganda, the squad will travel to Zimbabwe for a preparation tour which includes matches against the Zimbabwe High Performance Centre and Zimbabwe 'A'.

Another Lankan-born - Srimanta Wijeyeratne too has been selected as a reserve player.

Dhanuka Pathirana earned fame worldwide after smashing a double-century in a T20 match in Lancashire's Saddleworth League in 2007.