Sri Lanka announces test squad for Bangladesh series

Media Release

At a Selection Committee meeting held the following selections were made by the National Selectors for the Test Squad of the Bangladesh Tour which will commence from the 27th January 2014 in Bangladesh.

  • Angelo Mathews (Captain)
  • Dinesh Chandimal (Vice Captain)
  • Dimuth Karunaratne
  • Kaushal Silva
  • Kumar Sangakkara
  • Mahela Jayawardena
  • Prasanna Jayawardena
  • Kithruwan Vithanage
  • Rangana Herath
  • Dilruwan Perera
  • Suranga Lakmal
  • Shaminda Eranga
  • Nuwan Pradeep
  • Vishwa Fernando
  • Ajantha Mendis

Lahiru Thirimanne will be subject to fitness as he has been injured during the previous tournament. He will be replaced by Kithruwan Vithanage in case he is ruled out by the medical staff.

Update: Kithruwan Vithanage will be replacing Lahiru Thirimanne in the test squad as Lahiru Thirimanne has still not recovered from his injuries.

Match Schedule

Date and Time Match Details and Series
Mon Jan 27 - Fri Jan 31
09:00 local | 03:30 GMT
1st Test - Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka
Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur
Tue Feb 4 - Sat Feb 8
09:00 local | 03:30 GMT
2nd Test - Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka
Zohur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong
Wed Feb 12

16:30 local | 11:00 GMT

1st T20 - Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka
Zohur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong
Fri Feb 14

16:30 local | 11:00 GMT

2nd T20 - Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka
Zohur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong
Mon Feb 17

12:30 local | 07:00 GMT

1st ODI - Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka
Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur
Thu Feb 20

12:30 local | 07:00 GMT

2nd ODI - Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka
Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur
Sat Feb 22

12:30 local | 07:00 GMT

3rd ODI - Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka
Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur
  • Manojroshantha

    i like this squad but unfortunately recalled chandimal. K Perera is better than Chandimal.anyway i wish my team up coming series against #Bangladesh. selectors should think about chandimal.

  • Ismail Hossain Nipu

    Well Come Sri-lankan Cricket Team, in Bangladesh,

  • Vïřäj Mädűsħäňka Exĉĺűsĭve

    Good Squad
    hope Lions will rock & Roll in bangladesh