Sri Lanka have recalled all-rounder Thisara Perera to the 15-member Twenty20 to play two matches against the visiting West Indies. The cricket board mentioned proper-arm medium-pacer Nuwan Pradeep, who was dropped from the three-match Twenty20 collection against India earlier this yr, was additionally introduced back.
Sri Lanka retained the ODI squad except for Dimuth Karunaratne who skippered the 50-overs workforce, however doesn’t play in the shortest type of the sport.
In the present three-match ODI collection against West Indies, Sri Lanka has already gained two and the collection with yet another match to be performed in Kandy on Sunday.
The first Twenty20 is on Wednesday whereas the opposite might be on Friday. Both matches might be performed in Kandy.
The Sri Lanka squad: Lasith Malinga (captain), Avishka Fernando, Kusal Perera, Shehan Jayasuriya, Niroshan Dickwella, Kusal Mendis, Angelo Mathews, Dhananjaya de Silva, Thisara Perera, Dasun Shanaka, Wanindu Hasaranga, Lakshan Sandakan, Isuru Udana, Nuwan Pradeep and Lahiru Kumara.