[caption id="attachment_886021" align="alignnone" width="628"]<img class="size-full wp-image-886021" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Isuru-Udana_AFP-Resized.jpg" alt="" width="628" height="353" /> Sri Lanka allrounder Isuru Udana will join Paarl Rocks after David Willey was ruled out out of Mzansi Super League. @AFP[/caption] <p></p> <p></p><a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/sri-lanka">Sri Lanka</a>'s <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/isuru-udana/">Isuru Udana</a> on Friday was named replacement for <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/david-willey/">David Willey</a> as an international marquee player in the Paarl Rocks squad for the second edition of the <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/mzansi-super-league">Mzansi Super League</a> (MSL 2.0). <p></p> <p></p>The England cricketer was ruled out of the event due to workload management, said <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/cricket-south-africa">Cricket South Africa</a> (CSA) in a media release. <p></p> <p></p>"We are very excited to get a player of Isuru's calibre who was Sri Lanka's star player during their KFC T20 Series against the Standard Bank Proteas earlier this year," said CSA Acting Director of Cricket <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/corrie-van-zyl/">Corrie van Zyl</a>. <p></p> <p></p><strong>ALSO READ: <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/over-250-cricketers-sign-up-for-mzansi-super-league-draft-877107">Over 250 cricketers sign up for Mzansi Super League draft</a></strong> <p></p> <p></p>"He made more than twice the number of runs as any of his colleagues and had a strike rate of more than 170 percent. This is right up with the very best standards by any comparison. He has a career strike rate of 153 in the T20 International format and one of 96 in ODI's. He was a regular choice for Sri Lanka throughout the recent ICC Men's Cricket World Cup which included his playing a crucial role in his country's upset 20-run win over the eventual champions, England. One of his two wickets was that of England captain Eoin Morgan," he added. <p></p> <p></p>"He is currently in action for Sri Lanka in their T20 Series against New Zealand and I am sure the Paarl Rocks players, management and fans will be keeping a close eye on his performances," continued van Zyl. <p></p> <p></p><strong>ALSO READ: <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/indias-world-cup-winning-coach-gary-kirsten-roped-in-by-msl-franchise-durban-heat-877465">India's World Cup-winning coach Gary Kirsten roped in by MSL franchise Durban Heat</a></strong> <p></p> <p></p>"There will be more excitement on Tuesday next week when all the squads are finalised at the MSL 2.0 Player Draft," concluded van Zyl.