Sri Lanka squad for the T20i World Cup is announced.

Colombo: The Sri Lanka squad for the T20i World Cup has been announced .

Below is the announcement issued by Sri Lanka Cricket in this regard.

Media Release 

16th September, 2022 

The Sri Lanka Cricket Selection Committee selected the following squad to take part in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022. 

The Honorable Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs, Roshan Ranasinghe, gave his approval for the squad. The tournament will take place in Australia from October 16th to November 13th 2022. 

The Squad 

1.) Dasun Shanaka – Captain 

2.) Danushka Gunathilaka 

3.) Pathum Nissanka 

4.) Kusal Mendis - Wicket Keeper/Batsman

5.) Charith Asalanka 

6.) Bhanuka Rajapaksa – Wicket Keeper/Batsman 

7.) Dhananjaya de Silva 

8.) Wanindu Hasaranga 

9.) Maheesh Theekshana 

10. Jeffrey Vandersay 

11. Chamika Karunaratne 

12. Dushmantha Chameera (Subject to fitness)

13. Lahiru Kumara (Subject to fitness) 

14. Dilshan Madushanka 

15. Promod Madushan 

Standby Players 01) Ashen Bandara 02) Praveen Jayawickrema 03) Dinesh Chandimal 04) Binura Fernando 05) Nuwanidu Fernando 

Ashen Bandara and Praveen Jayawickrema will travel with the team.