Sri Lanka Squad and Players List For ICC World Cup 2023: The Sri Lanka cricket team has picked its squad of 15 players for the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Qualifier happening in Zimbabwe. They’re all set to head to Zimbabwe on June 10, 2023. This team got the green light from the Honorable Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs, Roshan Ranasinghe.
The squad is a mix of experienced players and rising stars, carefully chosen to give Sri Lanka a good shot at success. The decision to finalize this group was made after careful thought, making sure they have the right skills and determination that represent Sri Lanka’s cricketing history.
These talented players are all geared up to show their best performance on the field, aiming for victory and a chance to make it to the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup. They’ve been working hard and are ready to face tough competition, hoping to make their country proud. As they go forward, the whole nation is cheering for them, hoping they’ll make Sri Lanka shine on the global cricketing stage.
Sri Lanka Squad For ICC World Cup 2023
Sri Lanka has picked its team for the ICC World Cup 2023, and it’s a blend of experienced players and new talents. Dasun Shanaka will lead the team as the captain, while Kusal Mendis will support him as the vice-captain and also handle the wicketkeeping duties.
The batting lineup includes reliable players like Dimuth Karunaratne, Pathum Nissanka, and Charith Asalanka, who can help score runs steadily. Dhananjaya de Silva will add strength to the middle of the lineup, ensuring the team’s stability. Sadeera Samarawickrama will be the backup wicketkeeper.
When it comes to bowling, Wanindu Hasaranga is the key spinner with his all-around skills. The fast-bowling department will be led by Chamika Karunaratne and Dushmantha Chameera, known for taking wickets. Kasun Rajitha and Lahiru Kumara will also be there to provide different styles of fast bowling.
There are also exciting young players in the squad like Maheesh Theekshana and Matheesha Pathirana, who have shown a lot of promise. Dushan Hemantha completes the team, adding to Sri Lanka’s strength for the World Cup.
Sri Lanka Team Players List For ICC World Cup 2023
1) Dasun Shanaka – Captain
2) Kusal Mendis – (wk) Vice-Captain
3) Dimuth Karunaratne
4) Pathum Nissanka
5) Charith Asalanka
6) Dhananjaya de Silva
7) Sadeera Samarawickrama ( Wk)
8) Wanindu Hasaranga
9) Chamika Karunaratne
10) Dushmantha Chameera
11) Kasun Rajitha
12) Lahiru Kumara
13) Maheesh Theekshana
14) Matheesha Pathirana
15) Dushan Hemantha
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