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.