Inaugural SLPL Player Draft – Local Players


Sri Lanka Cricket is pleased to announce the players drafted for the inaugural SLPL which will begin on the 11 of August.

Highlights of the evening was:

Mahela Jayawardena of Wayamba was first to pick Dinesh Chandimal for his Wayamba Team which was the first selection of the local player draft.

Kumar Sangakkara was first to pick Thisara Perera for his team Kandurata

The 1st of Under 21 player picked was Akila Dhananjaya By Wayamba.

Other Under 21 players included were Kithruwan Vithanage (Kandurata), Gayan Maneeshan (Negenahira), Bhanuka Rajapakse (Uva), Chathura Peiris (Uthura), Ramith Rambukwella (Ruhuna), Dhanushka Gunathilake (Basnahira)

Team WAYAMBA KANDURATA NAGENAHIRA
Rd 1 DINESH CHANDIMAL THISSARA PERERA NUWAN KULASEKARA
Rd 2 ISURU UDANA THILAN SAMARAWEERA ANGELO PERERA
Rd 3 KUSHAL JANITH PERERA KOSALA KULASEKERA AJANTHA MENDIS
Rd 4 AKHILA DHANANJAYA KITHRUWAN VITHANAGE T M SAMPATH
Rd 5 KAUSHAL WEERARATNE KAUSHAL LOKUARACHCHI SACHITH PATHIRANA
Rd 6 SHEHAN JAYASURIYA JEEWANTHA KULATUNGA SURAJ RANDIV
Rd 7 SURANGA LAKMAL MALINDA WARNAPURA GAYAN MANEESHAN
Rd 8 MILINDA SIRIWARDENA CHANAKA WELAGEDARA CHAMMERA DUSHMANTHA
Rd 9 CHATHURAGA KUMARA SANTH JAYASURIYA SHAMINDRA ERANGA
Rd 10 NIMESH PERERA DILHARA LOKUHETTIGE UDARA JAYASUNDRARA
Rd 11 CHAMINDA VAAS THARANGA PARNAVITHRANA KANISHKA ELVITIGALA
Rd 12 ALANKARA ASANKA ROMESH BUDDIKA SAJEEWA WEERAKOON
Rd 13 DASHUN SHANAKA CHINTAKA PERERA ANDY SOLOMANS
Rd 14 MALINGA PUSHPAKUMARA KAUSHAL SILVA ISHAN JAYARATNE
Rd 15 DILESH BUDDIKA NIROSHAN DIKWALLA CHARITH SYLVESTER
Rd 16 MAHELA JAYWARDENA KUMAR SANGAKKARA ANGELO MATHEWS


UVA UTHURA RUHUNA
SACHITHRA SENANAYAKE CHAMARA KAPUGEDARA LAHIRU THIRIMANNE
THILINA KANDAMBY JEHAN MUBARAK CHAMARA SILVA
UPUL THARANGA FARVEEZ MAHAROOF PRASANNA JAYWARDENA
DILSHAN MUNAWEERA JANAK GUNARATNE DILRUWAN PERERA
DILHARA FERNANDO NILANKA PREMARATNE RAMITH RAMBUKWELLA
BANUKA RAJAPAKSA MAHELA UDAWATTA THARANGA LAKSHITHA
CHINTAKA JAYASINGHE CHATHURA PEIRIS GIHAN RUPESINGHE
SAMEERA ZOYSA AKALANKA GANEGAMA SHALUKA KARUNANAYAKE
SEKKUGE PRASANNA ROSHEN SILVA DENUWAN RAJAKARUNA
ASHAN PRIYANJANA PHD KAUSHALYA MALINGA BANDARA
VISHVA FERNANDO SANDUN WEERAKODY KASUN MADUSHANKA
LAHIRU MADHUSHANKA MADRA LAKMAL DANANJA DE SILVA
AKILA ISHANKA SOHAN BOALESSA SHANUKA DISSANAYAKE
DINESH DARSHAPRIYA YOHAN DE SILVA GAYAN WIJEKOON
SALIYA SAMAN MADHUSHANKA EKANAYAKE CHAMINDA VIDANAPATHIRANA
ASHEN SILVA MUTTIAH MURALIDARAN LASITH MALINGA


BASNAHIRA
JEEVAN MENDIS
RANGANA HERATH
INDIKA DE SERAM
DANUSHKA GUNATHILAKA
DAMIKA PRASAD
LAHIRU JAYARATNE
RUSHAN JALEEL
SACHITRA SERASINGHE
NUWAN PRADEEP
DIMUTH KARUNARATNE
AMAL ATHULAMUDALI
SANJAYA GANGODAWILA
NADEEHRA NAWALA
TILINA TUSHARA
ISHARA AMERASINGHE
TILAKARATNE DILSHAN
  • Ranjan Rodrigo

    Sanath is in Kandurata because Sports minister is from Kandurata and Sanath is the sidekick of the Sports minister..
    Ranjan Rodrigo Sydney

  • suranga

    why sanath jayasuriya play for kandurata, he is a ruhunu hero

  • malinda

    why include these players….bhathiya perera..arosh janoda..geeth alwis..umesh karunarathna..dulanjana mendis..iyan diniel..kanchana gunawardana..upul indrasiri..gayan sirisoma..chamila gamage..sujeewada silva..roshan laksiri..i cant understand this selection..

  • Deepal Melvo

    Where is Charith Jayampathi (SSC) ????????

    • Deepal Melvo

      Where?

  • muntasir arman

    Shakib Al Hasan will be the hero And Shahid Afridi will be named Fear for Batsman.