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Who will be included in Sri Lankan test squad for the tour of England?

Who will be included in the Sri Lankan test squad against England team? For me I like to see Kusal Perera opening with Kausal Silva because he have a good technique and it will be more ideal opportunity to get more expose to  England conditions in preparations for the world cup 2015 since Kusal will be ideal candidate to open in ODI’S on the way to world cup. 

Difficult decision will be in the 7th position whether to include Prasanna Jayawardena or Dinesh Chandimal since Chandimal is part of the ODI squad for the world cup but Prasanna Jayawardena is the Man of the Series of Sri Lanka in the last England tour

So SL batting positions should be like this

 Kusal Perera
 Kausal Silva
 Kumar Sangakkara
 Mahela Jayawardena
 Anjelo Mattews
 Lahiru Thirimanne
 Prasanna Jayawardena / Dinesh Chandimal

It will be a difficult decision to take whether to include 3 fast bowlers and one spinner or 2 fast bowlers and 2 spinners in the playing 11. It will mostly depend on the pitch and weather conditions.

Talking about fast bowlers if SL go with 2 fast bowlers definitely they must go up with Shaminda Eranga and Suranga Lakmal

If they need a 3rd seamer they can go with Nuwan Pradeep

Coming to the spinners no doubt if there is only one spinner it should go to the experience Rangana Herath

If they need a second spinner it will be a tough battle between Dilruwan Perera and Sachitra Senanayake

So in all in all My squad for the test series going to be 

1. Kusal Perera
2. Kausal Silva
3. Kumar Sangakkara
4. Mahela Jayawardena
5. Anjelo Mattews
6. Lahiru Thirimanne
7. Prasanna Jayawardena
8. Dinesh Chandimal
9. Shaminda Eranga
10. Suranga Lakmal
11. Nuwan Pradeep
12. Rangana Herath
13. Sachitra Senanayake
14. Diluwan Perera

In most occasions they are going to select 15 member squads. So they can further look up players like Thisara Perera, Nuwan Kulasekara, Viswa Fernando, Dushmatha Chameera, Suraj Randiv, Tharindu Kausal, Ajantha Mendis, Kithuruwan Vithanage and Chamara Kapugedara to fill any vacant positions in my opinion. 

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