Sri Lanka announces squad for the ICC T20 World Cup

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The Sri Lankan team for the upcoming T20 World Cup, which will be held in Australia, was announced. Given their incredible domination in winning the Asia Cup, Sri Lanka may need to make fewer tactical adjustments to draft a competitive team at the World Cup.

The Sri Lankan team for the upcoming T20 World Cup has included Dushmantha Chameera and Lahiru Kumara, who both missed the Asia Cup due to injuries, barring any unforeseen circumstances.

The members of the Asia Cup team who did not make the T20 World Cup squad include Dinesh Chandimal, Matheesha Pathirana, Nuwanindu Fernando, Asitha Fernando, Ashen Bandara, Praveen Jayawickrama, and Nuwan Thushara. Along with the 15-member squad, Sri Lanka Cricket has picked five stand-by players: Bandara, Jayawickrama, Chandimal, Binura Fernando, and Nuwanindu Fernando.

Sri Lanka squad: Dasun Shanaka (c), Danushka Gunathilaka, Pathum Nissanka, Kusal Mendis (wk), Charith Asalanka, Bhanuka Rajapaksa (wk),Dhananjaya de Silva, Wanindu Hasaranga, Maheesh Theekshana, Jeffrey Vandersay, Chamika Karunaratne, Dushmantha Chameera (Subject to fitness), Lahiru Kumara (Subject to fitness), Dilshan Madushanka, Pramod Madushan