The Sri Lanka ODI squad for the three-match series against Bangladesh:
Kusal Janith Perera (Captain), Danushka Gunathilaka, Pathum Nissanka, Kusal Mendis (VC), Dhananjaya de Silva, Ashen Bandara, Niroshan Dickwella, Dasun Shanaka, Isuru Udana, Chamika Karunaratne, Lakshan Sandakan, Wanindu Hasaranga, Ramesh Mendis, Dushmantha Chameera, Shiran Fernando, Binura Fernando, Asitha Fernando, and Akila Dananjaya.
Most Likely XI-
3.Kusal Janith Perera (Captain)(Wicket-Keeper)
4.Kusal Mendis (Vice-Captain)(Averages better at No.4)
6.Dhananjaya de Silva
Unlikely Players to Feature in the 1st ODI-
((No Wicket in 2 ODI matches)
Batting Average – 24.50 in 2019
(With the Captain Keeping Wickets the will not a spot in the XI)
Pitch and conditions
The average first innings score of the last five List-A games here is 267 runs, higher than usual at this ground. Pitches have been unpredictable in this series, so teams may prefer to bat first. Five out of eight sides who have batted first in 2018 at the Shere Bangla National Stadium have pressed onto win games.