Monday, 24 November 2014

Sri Lanka's ODI squad for England Series

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) have named a 15-member squad for the initial three One Day Internationals against England, planned to start on Friday, 26th of November.

Jeevan Mendis, Thilina Kandamby and Dilruwan Perera make their rebound into the national team while Dinesh Chandimal, Nuwan Kulasekara, Chathuranga de Silva and Ashan Priyanjan, who were all piece of the Indian stay, end up out owning to poor exhibitions. Wicket-guardian batsman, Kusal Perera, holds his spot notwithstanding humble trips in India.

There are no other significant changes to the side as they start their series for the promising new 2015 Cricket World Cup, to be mutually facilitated by Australia and New Zealand. Rangana Herath, who was rested for the Indian series is back. Lahiru Thirimanne, who awed in the wake of being rung as an issue for Kumar Sangakkara, mid-route through the India series, holds his spot.

Pro pacer, Lasith Malinga, wasn't considered as he keeps on recoverring in the wake of experiencing an Arthroscopy surgery on his troublesome left lower leg.

A SLC media discharge expressed that all the determinations have been endorsed by Sri Lanka's games priest. The frist match of the series will be played at the Premadasa stadium in Colombo on the 26th of November.

Squad for initial three Odis: Angelo Mathews (c), Tillakaratne Dilshan, Kusal Perera, Kumar Sangakkara, Mahela Jayawardene, Lahiru Thirimanne, Jeevan Mendis, Thilina Kandamby, Rangana Herath, Dilruwan Perera, Ajantha Mendis, Shaminda Eranga, Dhammika Prasad, Thisara Perera, Lahiru Gamage.