Friday, 05 December 2014 - 11:55
Sri Lanka pick uncapped Sandakan
Uncapped left-arm chinaman bowler Lakshan Sandakan has been picked in Sri Lanka's squad for the fourth and fifth ODIs against England, while seamer Suranga Lakmal rejoins the side after an injury layoff.
Middle-order batsman Ashan Priyanjan also joins the squad proper, having been named as batting cover for the third ODI in Hambantota.
He displaces Thilina Kandamby, who collected a duck on Wednesday.
Sandakan, is reputed to be an attacking bowler, and had an excellent first-class season with Colombo Cricket Club, topping the wicket-takers' list with 54 scalps at an average of 19.14.