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Sri Lanka vs Pakistan 3rd T20-My XI

Sri Lanka T20I squad: Thisara Perera (Captain), Dilshan Munaweera, Danushka Gunathilaka, Sadeera Samarawickrama, Ashan Priyanjan, Mahela Udawatte, Dasun Shanaka, Sachith Pathirana, Vikum Sanjaya, Lahiru Gamage, Seekkuge Prasanna, Vishwa Fernando, Isuru Udana, Jeffrey Vandersay and Chathuranga de Silva,Minod Bhanuka (wk)

The Best XI Possible-
1. Minod Bhanuka(Wicket-Keeper)(Left-Hand Batsman)(Debutant)
2. Danushka Gunathilaka(Left-Hand Batsman)
3. Dilshan Munaweera(Right-Hand Batsman)
4. Sadeera Samarawickrama (Right-Hand Batsman)
5. Ashan Priyanjan(Right-Hand Batsman)
6. Dasun Shanaka(All-Rounder)(Right-Hand Batsman)(Right-arm Fast-Medium)
7. Sachith Pathirana(All-Rounder)(Slow left-arm orthodox)(Left-Hand Batsman)
8. Thisara Perera (Captain)(All-Rounder)(Left-Hand Batsman)(Right-arm Fast-Medium)
9. Vikum Sanjaya(Right-arm Medium) 
10.Jeffrey Vandersay(Right-Arm Leg-Spin)
11. Isuru Udana(All-Rounder)(Right-Hand Batsman)(Left-arm Medium)
Bench-
12.Mahela Udawatte (Left-Hand Batsman)
13.Lahiru Gamage(Right-arm Medium-Fast)
14.Chathuranga de Silva(Slow left-arm orthodox)
15. Vishwa Fernando(Left-arm Fast)(Debutant)
16. Seekkuge Prasannay(Right-Arm Leg-Spin)

Danushka Gunathilaka will resume Opening the batting and Dilshan Munaweera will resume at no.3 which is his  Normal Position where he normally bats and has scored most of his runs and hopefully Sri lanka Cricket won`t Toy with His postion and destory his confience.

Included All the Specialist Batsman in the Squad to Strengthen the Batting instead of All-Rounders in the XI.Minod Bhanuka is the designated Wicker Keeper in the squad and he is Top Order Batsman so he should be Opening the batting.Also In comparing Wicket Keeping Minod Bhanuka is rated Very Highly than Sadeera Samarawickrama.

Mistakes Made By the Team Mangement-

  • Not Selecting All the Specialist Batsman in the Squad to play in the XI and going in with Too Much ALL-ROUNDERS.Therefore the Middle Order Collapses
  • Changing Dilshan Munaweera position.
  • Minod Bhanuka is the Key to Resolving Sri Lanka Crickets Batting Problem but for some reason, they are failing to realize it in this series. 

Mistakes Made by the Players-

  • They either bat really aggressively like in the 1st T20 game and get out quickly or they play too defensive by just rotating strike and struggle at the end and get out. They Haven`t found the right balance in the way to approach the game.
  • Dilshan Munaweera has been one of the main people who is guilty of poor Fielding.
  • Seekkuge Prasanna has been very poor with his performance and i hope Sri Lanka Cricket will stop using him in all-format and use Jeffrey Vandersay instead. Seekuage Prasanna is not an All-Rounder as he shows bits and pieces of performance and is serious undeserving of his place in the t20 Squad.

Asanka Gurusinha,Captain,Vice-Captain Possible XI-
1. Dilshan Munaweera(Right-Hand Batsman)
2. Danushka Gunathilaka(Left-Hand Batsman)
3. Sadeera Samarawickrama (Right-Hand Batsman)
4. Minod Bhanuka(Wicket-Keeper)(Left-Hand Batsman)(Debutant)
5. Ashan Priyanjan(Right-Hand Batsman)
6. Chathuranga de Silva(All-Rounder)(Left-Hand Batsman)(Slow left-arm orthodox)(Debutant)
7. Sachith Pathirana(All-Rounder)(Slow left-arm orthodox)(Left-Hand Batsman)
8. Thisara Perera (Captain)(All-Rounder)(Left-Hand Batsman)(Right-arm Fast-Medium)
9. Vikum Sanjaya(Right-arm Medium) 
10.Jeffrey Vandersay(Right-Arm Leg-Spin)
11. Isuru Udana(All-Rounder)(Right-Hand Batsman)(Left-arm Medium)
Bench-
12.Mahela Udawatte(Left-Hand Batsman)
13.Lahiru Gamage(Right-arm Medium-Fast)
14.Dasun Shanaka(All-Rounder)(Right-Hand Batsman)(Right-arm Fast-Medium)
15. Vishwa Fernando(Left-arm Fast)(Debutant)
16. Seekkuge Prasannay(Right-Arm Leg-Spin)

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