Chanaka Welagedara, the promising left arm fast baller is to replace all rounder Farveez Maharoof for today’s Asia cup match against Bangladesh.
Former Test and ODI player Ruwan Kalpage rejoined SLC as the National Fielding Coach after a coaching stint with Bangladesh Cricket Board.
Skipper Kumar Sangakkara, star batsman Mahela Jayawadena,spin king Muttiah Muralidharan, fast bowler Lasith Malinga and all rounder Farveez Maharoof will strengthen the Sri Lankan team with their return
A true wicket is expected to greet the flamboyant batsmen of both teams today at Dambulla.
Matches involving the Sri Lankan team will be streamed live on www.srilankacricket.lk for the global listeners.
The press conference scheduled to get underway at 1430hrs at SLC Head Quarters will be shown Live via web streaming technology on www.srilankacricket.lk.
Chairman of the National selection committee Aravinda De Silva will be receiving the comments forwarded by viewers of the SLC official website
Farveez Maharoof and Rangana Herath makes long awaited comebacks.
Also the newly appointed selectors have replaced Farveez Maharoof with Thisara Perera for the Limited over leg of the tour.
Ajantha Mendis and Nuwan Kulasekara also included to take Zimbabwe on.
Zimbabwe won by 8 wickets – Sri Lanka 236 (47.5 Overs) , Zimbabwe 240/2 (47.5 Overs)
Mendis and Kulasekara dropped for todays encounter.
Mendis to replace Mathews for today’s crucial encounter against Zimbabwe.
Chamara Silva makes ODI comeback and Tharanga returns for the opening berth.
Tour Itinerary – Zimbabwe Tour