Sri Lankan 15-man Squad for World T20 2012 (Your Say?)

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Sri Lanka 15 man squad for T20i world cup

1. Mahela Jayawardena (Capt)
2. AngeloMathews (Vice Capt)
3. Kumar Sanggakkara
4. T.M Dilshan
5. Lahiru Thirimanne
6. Jeevan Mendis
7. Dilshan Munaweera
8. Thisara Perera
9. Lasith Malinga
10. Nuwan Kulasekara
11. Rangana Herath
12. Ajantha Mendis
13. Dinesh Chandimal
14. Shaminda Eranga
15. Akila Dhanajaya

Please note that Kumar Sangakkara and Nuwan Kulasekara have been selected subject to their recovery from the prevailing injuries



Anonymous's picture

Oh Kapu............. Why herath??????????

Anonymous's picture

name 3 players who can hit sixers any time exept thisara.

UppercuT's picture
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Only weakness cud b absence of a leftarm fast bowler which gives an extra variation in angle. Other than that, cant complain. All the bases r covered, just need to excute the plans.

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Munaweera and Akila are good selections. But herath, he is one of best Test bowler in the world. No doubt about it. But can he change to T20 format

Anonymous's picture

How about this for an XI?

1. Mahela (c)
2. Dilshan
3. Chandimal
4. Sangakkara
5. Mathews (AR)
6. THirimanne
7. Perera (AR)
8. J Mendis (AR)
9. Kulesekera
10. Malinga
11.A Mendis

Batting to 9 - 6 pure batsman and 3 all rounders
Spinners - Dilshan (os), Mendis (ls), Mendis (os)
fast - Mathews, Perera, Kule, Malinga

Ranawaka's picture
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He is a big problem

Shash24's picture
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Superb selection. But kapu is a good option than chandimal as he was not in a good form. I think TM Dilshan nd Munaweera should open. Mahela in the middle makes batting line up stonger.
Thisara also consider as a batting all rounder in this format becaouse he will not able to bowl his 4 overs.
My Final XI,
01. D Munaweera
02. T Dilshan
03. M Jayawardene
04. K Sangakkara
05. A Mathews
06. J Mendis
07. T Perera
08. N Kulasekara
09. R Herath
10. L Malinga
11. A Dhananjaya

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defor kapu is missing

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Not selecting Kapu is a big mistake..His stroke making ability and striking power which is very needy for T20 s cant't be compared with some of the senior players even..He should be given a chance...

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shan24 did u 4get ajantha mendis

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