Sri Lanka announce U19 squad for Australia tour

Colombo: Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has announced the names of the 20 players who will represent Sri Lanka Under 19s in a six-match series against Australia Under-19s in April in Tasmania.

Accordingly the names are:

Kamindu Mendis (Captain) Richmond College

Vishva Chathuranga (WK) Prince of Wales College

Ashen Bandara St. Aloysius College

Lasith Croospulle Maris Stella College

Nipun Sumanasinghe St. Joseph s College

Ayana Siriwardena Isipathana College

Hasitha Boyagoda Trinity College

Krishan Sanjula De Mazenod College

Jehan Daniel St. Josephs College

Nipun Malinga Mahinda College

Thisaru Rashmika Trinity College

Nipun Ransika P.D.S Kularatne MMV

Thilan Prashan St. Servatius College

Praveen Jayawickrama St. Sebastian s College

Hareen Buddhila St. Aloysius College

Standby players:

Wanitha Wanninayaka St. Anne s College

Suhanga Wijewardana Nalanda College

Nipun Lakshan Thurstan College

Avindu Theekshana Richmond College

Nipun Dananjaya St. Joseph Vaz. College

The team coached by Roy Dias. The series consists of three-day warm-up match, one three-day unofficial test match and five one-day matches, beginning on April 8 and concluding on April 23, all played at Hobart s Kingston Twin Ovals.