Sri Lanka name Suranga Lakmal vice-captain for Bangladesh Test series

Fast bowler Suranga Lakmal has been named the vice-captain for the Bangladesh Test series, Sri Lanka Cricket announced here on Saturday.

PTI| Updated: Jan 13, 2018, 14:05 PM IST
Sri Lanka name Suranga Lakmal vice-captain for Bangladesh Test series
File photo of Suranga Lakmal (PTI)

Colombo: Fast bowler Suranga Lakmal has been named the vice-captain for the Bangladesh Test series, Sri Lanka Cricket announced here on Saturday.

Fellow fast bowlers Lahiru Kumara and Lahiru Gamage return to the team while batsmen Dhanushka Gunathilaka and Kusal Mendis have also been included.

Left-arm chinaman bowler Lakshan Sandakan was also called.

Squad: Dinesh Chandimal (c) Dimuth Karunaratne, Angelo Mathews, Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Mendis, Dananjaya de Silva, Niroshan Dickwella, Roshen Silva, Rangana Herath, Suranga Lakmal, Dilruwan Perera, Dushmantha Chameera, Lakshan Sandakan, Akila Dananjaya, Lahiru Gamage, Lahiru Kumara