Sri Lankan board announce squad for World T20 and Asia Cup


The Sri Lankan cricket board has named the squad which will participate in the upcoming Asia Cup, in Bangladesh, and the World T20 in India.

1. Lasith Malinga (Captain)
2. Angelo Mathews (Vice Captain)
3. Dinesh Chandimal
4. T M Dilshan
5. Niroshan Dickwella
6. Shehan Jayasuriya
7. Milinda Siriwardena
8. Dasun Shanaka
9. Chamara Kapugedara
10. Nuwan Kulasekera
11. Dushmantha Chameera
12. Thisara Perera
13. Sachithra Senanayake
14. Rangana Herath
15. Jeffrey Vandersay

Lasith Malinga will lead the side during both these events. The squad has both young and experienced players so it will be interesting to see how they perform in the mega event.


The Asia Cup will begin on the 24th of February and Sri Lanka will begin their campaign against the side that comes through the qualifying round which begins tomorrow.