The cricket Board for Sri Lankan team has just announced the squads who are playing Twenty20 Internationals and One Day Internationals on the upcoming visit of Pakistan
According to the Sri Lankan Cricket, “Lahiru Thrimanne” has to lead a 15 member ODI squad, However “Dasun Shanaka” will lead the 16 members of Squad T20.
This announcement came after a couple of days when Lasith Malinga and Dimuth Karunaratne informed the cricket board that they would not visit Pakistan along with their eight players just because of the Security Issues.
Following are the given names of those two Squads:
Lahiru Thirimanne (captain), Sadeera Samarawickrama, Danushka Gunathilaka, Avishka Fernando, Shehan Jayasuriy, Oshada Fernando, Minod Bhanuka, Dasun Shanaka, Angelo Perera, Nuwan Pradeep, Wanindu Hasaranga, Lakshan Sandakan, Isuru Udana,Lahiru Kumara, Kasun Rajitha.
Pakistan ODI Squad:
Sarfaraz Ahmed (c), Babar Azam (vc), Abid Ali, Asif Ali, Wahab Riaz, Haris Sohail, Iftikhar Ahmed, Mohammad Amir, Mohammad Rizwan, Mohammad Hasnain, Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Imam-ul-Haq, Mohammad Nawaz, Fakhar Zaman, Usman Shinwari
Dasun Shanaka (capt), Sadeera Samarawickrama, Danushka Gunathilaka,Oshada Fernando, Avishka Fernando, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Shehan Jayasuriya, Angelo Perera, Minod Bhanuka, Lakshan Sandakan, Lahiru Madushanka, Wanindu Hasaranga, Lahiru Kuma. Isuru Udana, Nuwan Pradeep, Kasun Rajitha.
According to the Schedule by Cricket Board, Sri Lanka will play a match series of three ODIs, and three T20Is opposes to Pakistan. And it will start from 27th September to 9th October of 2019.
The ODI series played by Sri Lanka will be held in Karachi on 27th September till 3rd October. Then they have to leave for Lahore where they will play three T20Is from 5th to 9th October 2019.
Pakistan Cricket Board is firstly hosted by limited-overs match series. Hope so to convince the Sri Lanka Cricket team as the Sri Lanka country is fully secured to host the Test Cricket, so began along with teams, World Test Championship matches and current schedule for the month of December.