Sri Lanka ODI squad against South Africa

Some blog posts contain unedited fan-submitted content — Create an account to start your own blog

The Likely Sri Lankan Squad-
1.  Upul Tharanga 
2.   Sadeera Samarawickrama 
3.  Kusal Mendis 
4.  Niroshan Dickwella (Wicket-Keeper)
5.  Angelo Mathews (Capt.)
6.  Dasun Shanaka
7.  Thisara Perera
8.  Akila Dananjaya
9.   Lahiru Kumara
10. Dushmantha Chameera
11. Lakshan Sandakan

Bench-
12. Suranga Lakmal 
13. Amila Aponso
14. Wanindu Hasaranga / Shehan Jayasuriya
15.  Asela Gunaratne

Sri Lanka Squad For Warm-Up Match Against South Africa
Offical Squad-
The Squad for the Warm up One Day Game to be played against South Africa is given below. The Warm Up game will be played at P. Sara Oval, Colombo on the 26th July, 2018.

1. Dhananjaya De Silva (Captain)
2. Dimuth Karunaratne
3. Shehan Jayasuriya
4. Dasun Shanaka
5. Asela Gunaratne
6. Minod Bhanuka (Wicket-Keeper)
7. Isuru Udana
8. Prabath Jayasuriya
9. Asitha Fernando
10.Binura Fernando
11. Nishan Peris

STANDBYS

Lahiru Milantha
Lasith Ambuldeniya
Shehan Madushanka

Source- https://www.cricketage.in/2018/07/23/sri-lanka-squad-for-warm-up-match-against-south-africa/

Dhananjaya De Sliva, Dasun Shanaka and Asela Gunaratne inclusion in the squad and preference in the final XI will be determined by there performance in this practice match.

Replacements for Danushka Gunathilaka Candidates-
1. Dhananjaya De Sliva
2.  Dimuth Karunaratne
3.  Shehan Jayasuriya

Fighting for the Number 6 SLOT in the Sri Lanka ODI XI-
1. Dasun Shanaka 
2. Asela  Gunaratne
3. Shehan Jayasuriya (Can even bat either at the top or in the middle-order as a perfectt ALL-rounder)

Comments

Jeewantha's picture
Member since:
7 March 2016
Last activity:
4 hours 43 min

Kusal Perera? Isn't he fit yet?

Anonymous's picture

Poor Upul Tharanga was left in the dark for over 2 months without any match practice since the Super-4 Domestic tournament. What kind of double standard cruel treatment is this by the selectors. Mathews was given the warm up game before test series after his brief break & Dimuth was considered for Odis again on his test form. But Upul had one of the best 3 performing odi batting record in the world in 2017 & continued through 2018... but no chance what so ever in Test cricket as well. Shame...!

Post new comment

Note
All anonymous comments are moderated.
  • Avoid abusive remarks and personal attacks.
  • Avoid posting unrelated links.
  • Avoid vulgar or obscene language.
Already a member? Log-in now. Not a member? Sign up for a new account.
CAPTCHA
This step helps us prevent automated submissions from spammers.
5 + 1 =
Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. E.g. for 1+3, enter 4.