The Sri Lanka U19 squad for the five-match youth ODI series against India U19 has been announced by Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC).
After suffering two innings defeats in the four-day matches, the hosts will be looking for an improved performance in the shorter format of the game under the leadership of batsman Nipun Dhananjaya.
The matches will be played at P. Sara Oval, SSC Grounds and Tyronne Fernando Stadium from 30th July to 10th August.
All five matches will be live on Dialog Television Channel No.1 and ThePapare.com
Sri Lanka U19 One-Day Squad – Nipun Dhananjaya Perera – (Captain – St. Joseph Vaz College – Wennappuwa), Pasindu Sooriyabandara (Royal College – Colombo), Nuwanindu Fernando (St. Sebastian’s College – Moratuwa), Navod Paranavithana (Mahinda College – Galle), Nishan Madushka (WK – Moratu Vidyalaya), Lakshitha Rasanjana Manasinghe (Nalanda College – Colombo) Dunith Wellalage (St. Joseph’s College – Colombo), Sandun Mendis (Richmond College – Galle), Avishka Lakshan (Kalutara Vidyalaya), Shashika Dulshan ( St. Servatius College – Matara), Nawodya Vijayakumara (St. Anthony’s College – Katugasthota), Kalana Perera (S. Thomas’ College – Mount Lavinia), Nipun Malinga (Mahinda College – Galle), Ruvin Peiris (Trinity College – Kandy), Navin Fernando (Maris Stella College – Negombo)
Standby players – Kamil Mishara (Royal College – Colombo), Sonal Dinusha (Mahanama College – Colombo), Muditha Lakshan (D. S. Senanayake College – Colombo), Vijayakanth Viyaskanth (Jaffna MMV – Jaffna), Chihan Kalindu (St. Servatius’ College – Matara)
- 1st Youth ODI – 30 July – P. Sara Oval Grounds, Colombo
- 2nd Youth ODI – 2 August – SSC Grounds, Colombo
- 3rd Youth ODI – 5 August – SSC Grounds, Colombo
- 4th Youth ODI – 7 August – De Soysa Stadium, Moratuwa
- 5th Youth ODI – 10 August – De Soysa Stadium, Moratuwa