Chandimal to captain SL Emerging Team

Published : 8:15 am  August 8, 2018 | No comments so far |  |  (76) reads | 

Untitled-8Sri Lanka’s Test Skipper Dinesh Chandimal was yesterday named Captain of the Sri Lanka Emerging Team for the three-match one day series against the touring South Africa Emerging Team.


Also included in the squad are National capped players Sadeera Samarawickrama, Dimuth Karunaratne, Dasun Shanaka, Shehan Madushanka, Amila Aponso, Jeffrey Vandersay, Binura Fernando and Asela Gunaratne.
The first match of the series will be played on Thursday at the Dambulla Stadium, which will also host the second match on Saturday.


The third and final match will be played at the SSC Grounds in Colombo on August 14.


Sri Lanka Squad: Dinesh Chandimal (Captain), Sadeera Samarawickrama, Dimuth Karunaratne (Vice-Captain), Shammu Ashan, Charith Asalanka, Dasun Shanaka, Kamindu Mendis, Nishan Peiris, Shehan Madushanka, Jehan Daniel, Asitha Fernando, Amila Aponso, Jeffrey Vandersay, Binura Fernando and Asela Gunaratne.


Standbys: Nisala Tharaka, Chamika Karunaratne and Oshada Fernando.