Cricketers refuse to sign contract, new squad to be named today
From Andrew Fernando on Twitter,
"Latest from SL is that there is no change. No players have signed a contract and SLC are sticking to their plan. Squad for the Galle test to be to named today."
"List of 23 locked out players includes everyone who went on tour to Australia apart from Prasad, Paranavitana and Dhananjaya."
List of locked out players: Angelo Mathews, Dinesh Chandimal, Mahela Jayawardene, Kumar Sangakkara, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Lasith Malinga, Nuwan Pradeep, Kushal Perera, Shaminda Eranga, Sachithra Senanayake, Jeevan Mendis, Dimuth Karunaratne, Lahiru Thirimanne, Suranga Lakmal, Thisara Perera, Chanaka Welegedara, Ajantha Mendis, Suraj Randiv, Thilan Samaraweera, Prasanna Jayawardene, Upul Tharanga, Rangana Herath, Nuwan Kulasekara.