Sri Lankan player Danushka Gunathilaka has been included in a 15 man team for the lone test matches that will be played over Zimbabwe in Colombo. Apart from him, other players including Vishwa Fernando and Dushmantha Chameera were given call-ups also, on the other hand, Dhananjaya de Silva was dismissed from the team.
Players Nuwan Pradeep and Kusal Perera will not play test match this time as they both have undergone injuries.
Sri Lankan team will be headed by Dinesh Chandimal. Recently, he was chosen as full-time Test captain after Angelo Mathews’s drop out from the position on Tuesday (July 11). As per the reports, Mathews will play in Sri Lankan team as a essential allrounder.
Sri Lanka Team: Dinesh Chandimal (c), Upul Tharanga, Danushka Gunathilaka, Niroshan Dickwella, Dimuth Karunaratne, Angelo Mathews, Asela Gunaratne, Rangana Herath, Kusal Mendis, Lahiru Kumara, Dilruwan Perera, Lakshan Sandakan, Vishwa Fernando, Dushmantha Chameera, Suranga Lakmal.