Cricket News

Sri Lanka Cricket announced T20I squad for West Indies tour

Sri Lanka Cricket announced the T20I squad for the West Indies tour and appointed Dasun Shanaka as Sri Lanka’s T20I captain for the tour

All-rounder Dasun Shanaka has been appointed as the captain of the team for the three T20Is, starting at the Coolidge Cricket Ground from March 3

Dimuth Karunaratne will captain the team in three ODIs, starting at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium from 10 March.

Sri Lanka have two uncapped batsmen to choose from, Opener Pathum Nissanka and middle-order batsman Ashen Bandara have both been chosen in the 20-strong squad

Dilshan Madushanka, a 20-year-old fast bowler with only four senior matches on his record, is the other uncapped player in the squad

The 20-man squad will not be short on experience, with the likes of Angelo Mathews, Thisara Perera, Dinesh Chandimal, and Niroshan Dickwella all included.

Sri Lanka

Squad

Dimuth Karunaratne (ODI c), Dasun Shanaka (T20I c), Danushka Gunathilake, Pathum Nissanka, Ashen Bandara, Oshada Fernando, Dinesh Chandimal, Angelo Mathews, Niroshan Dickwella, Thisara Perera, Kamindu Mendis, Wanindu Hasaranga, Ramesh Mendis, Nuwan Pradeep, Asitha Fernando, Dushmantha Chameera, Akila Dananjaya, Lakshan Sandakan, Dilshan Madushanka, Suranga Lakmal.

Sri Lanka vs West Indies T20I Fixtures:

1st T20I – 3 March, Coolidge Cricket Ground, Antigua

2nd T20I – 5 March, Coolidge Cricket Ground, Antigua

3rd T20I – 7 March, Coolidge Cricket Ground, Antigua

Sri Lanka vs West Indies ODI Fixtures:

1st ODI – 10 March, Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, Antigua

2nd ODI – 12 March, Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, Antigua

3rd ODI – 14 March, Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, Antigua

Warm-up match – 17-18 March, Coolidge Cricket Ground, Antigua

Sri Lanka vs West Indies Tests Fixtures:

1st Test – 21March – 25 March, Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, Antigua

2nd Test – 29 March – 2 April, Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, Antigua

Sudev Haldar

Sudev Haldar is a sports blogger, who has an experience of more than 3 years in this field.

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to top button
baba-news-join-telegram
%d bloggers like this: