Cricket-Five uncapped players in Sri Lanka Champions trophy squad

Sunday, 07 April 2013 - 16:28


Sri Lanka have named five uncapped players in their provisional 30-man squad for the ICC Champions trophy in England and Wales in June.


The squad includes batsmen Kithuruwan Vithanage, Angelo Perera and Shehan Jayasuriya, fast bowler Ishara Jayaratne and spinner Milinda Siriwardana.


Veteran batsman Mahela Jayawardene, who missed the home series against Bangladesh due to a finger injury, was also selected.


Sri Lanka play their first match of the Champions trophy against New Zealand at Cardiff on June 9th.