Do you know who the Sri Lanka’s best pace bowler is in the recent past? Yes, you guessed well. Lasith Malinga is the best Sri Lankan pace bowler for the all-time. But the truth is, Sri Lankan superstar pace bowler is not going to play against Pakistan. Lasith Malinga dropped by the Sri Lankan selectors from the ODI squad against Pakistan. The ODI series will be held in UAE.
Lasith Malinga dropped
After Malinga’s comeback to the national side, he didn’t perform well. He had an normal series against the neighborhood India at home in the last month. While Sri Lankan former skipper Angelo Mathews is unable to play ODI for his injury. Danushka Gunathilaka also surprisingly omitted as well. Danushka Gunathilaka average almost 43 in 12 ODIs.
Good news is Sri Lankan wicket keeper and Test captain Dinesh Chandimal has made some runs across is name and found a place in the squad. Jeffrey Vandersay came back to the ODI.
Sri Lanka squad:
Upul Tharanga (C), Dinesh Chandimal, Lahiru Thirimanne, Niroshan Dickwella, Kusal Mendis, Chamara Kapugedera, Milinda Siriwardana, Thisara Perera, Seekkuge Prasanna, Suranga Lakmal, Nuwan Pradeep, Dushmantha Chameera, Akila Dananjaya, Vishwa Fernando and Jeffrey Vandersay.
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