Colombo: Sri Lanka on Sunday introduced their ultimate 15-member squad for the impending ICC 2021 Males’s T20 Global Cup, scheduled to be held from October 17 in UAE and Oman.
Sri Lanka added Lahiru Kumara, Pathum Nissanka, Akila Dananjaya, and Binura Fernando to the general squad of 15 from the provisional squad that was once introduced previous.
Kamindu Mendis, Nuwan Pradeep, and Praveen Jayawickrama, who have been first of all a part of the squad, didn’t make the lower. Lahiru Madushanka too overlooked out after struggling a fractured collarbone right through the T20I sequence towards South Africa.
The squad will probably be led via Dasun Shanaka because the crew starts its marketing campaign on October 18 towards Namibia in Abu Dhabi in Staff A of the primary spherical, the place they’ve additionally drawn Eire and the Netherlands.
The 21-year-old off-spinner Maheesh Theekshana, who made his T20I debut within the first fit towards South Africa and brushed aside Heinrich Klaasen, has been integrated. The teen was once additionally spectacular in his ODI debut previous this week, selecting up a four-wicket haul.
The short bowling division will probably be led via Dushmantha Chameera within the corporate of Lahiru Kumara, Binura Fernando and all-rounder Chamika Karunaratne.
Squad: Dasun Shanaka (captain), Kusal Janith Perera, Dinesh Chandimal, Dhananjaya De Silva, Pathum Nissanka, Charith Asalanka, Avishka Fernando, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Chamika Karunaratne, Wanindu Hasaranga, Dushmantha Chameera, Lahiru Kumara, Maheesh Theekshana, Akila Dananjaya, Binura Fernando.