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Sri Lanka vs Pakistan 1st ODI-Preview

Sri Lanka squad- Upul Tharanga (capt), Dinesh Chandimal, Niroshan Dickwella,Lahiru Thirimanne, Kusal Mendis, Milinda Siriwardana, Chamara Kapugedara, Thisara Perera, Seekuge Prasanna, Nuwan Pradeep, Suranga Lakmal, Dushmantha Chameera, Vishwa Fernando, Akila Dananjaya, Jeffrey Vandersay

My Sri Lanka ODI XI against Pakistan in the 1st ODI-
1. Upul Tharanga(Batsman)(Captain)
2. Niroshan Dickwella(W)(Batsman)
3. Kusal Mendis (Batsman)
4. Lahiru Thirimanne(Batsman)
5. Dinesh Chandimal(Batsman)
6. Thisara Perera (All-Rounder)(Right-arm medium)
7. Milinda Siriwardana(All-Rounder)(Slow left-arm orthodox)
8. Vishwa Fernando (Left-Arm Fast-Medium)
9. Akila Dananjaya (Right-Arm Off/Leg-Spin)
10.Dushmantha Chameera(Right-Arm Fast Bowler)/Jeffrey Vandersay(Right-Arm Leg-Spin)
11.Nuwan Pradeep(Right-Arm Fast-Medium)

My Personal Opinion-
Players that Should Have been Exiled from the Squad-  Thisara Perera, Seekuge Prasanna 
Players that Should Have been Included in the Squad-  Danushka Gunathilaka/Wanindu Hasaranga, Dasun Shanaka,

Pitch and conditions

The dew that is said to have hampered the Sri Lankan spinners on day four of the day-night Test may again be a concern. Scores of over 300 have been rare in Dubai, where the pitches often favour slow bowling.

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