Ajantha Mendis, Suranga Lakmal and Shaminda Eranga left out
By Staff Writers | May 24, 2012
Sri Lanka today named their ODI and Twenty20 squads for the upcoming tour of Pakistan which begins later this month.
Kaushal Lokuarachchi and Isuru Udana have been included in Sri Lanka’s 14-man Twenty20 squad, while Dilhara Fernando, Nuwan Pradeep, Jeevan Mendis and Rangana Herath have been included in the ODI squad but not in the Twenty20 squad.
Ajantha Mendis, Chamara Silva, Chanaka Welegedera, Dhammika Prasad and Dilruwan Perera, along with Farveez Maharoof, Prasanna Jayawardene, Shaminda Eranga, Suraj Randiv, Suranga Lakmal, Tharanga Paranavitana and Thilan Samaraweera were originally included in the 30-man provisional squad but have not been selected.
Pakistan’s tour of Sri Lanka gets underway on June 1 with a Twenty20 match in Hambantota.
ODI squad: Angelo Mathews, Dilhara Fernando, Dinesh Chandimal, Jeevan Mendis, Kumar Sangakkara (wicket-keeper), Lahiru Thirimanne, Lasith Malinga, Mahela Jayawardene (captain), Nuwan Kulasekera, Nuwan Pradeep, Rangana Herath, Sachithra Senanayake, Thisara Perera, Tillakratne Dilshan, Upul Tharanga.
T20 squad: Angelo Mathews, Chamara Kapugedera, Dinesh Chandimal, Isuru Udana, Kaushal Lokuarachchi, Kumar Sangakkara (wicket-keeper), Lahiru Thirimanne, Lasith Malinga, Mahela Jayawardene (captain), Nuwan Kulasekera, Sachithra Senanayake, Thisara Perera, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Upul Tharanga.
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