Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has organized a charity game to raise funds to fight Covid-19. The match will be played between Sri Lanka Greats XI and Team Sri Lanka on 04th May at Pallekele.
Sri Lanka Cricket wishes to inform you that a Charity game has been organized between Sri Lanka Greats XI and Team Sri Lanka, which will be played on the 04th May 2021 at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium.
The funds raised out of the proposed T20 game will be directed to help Sri Lanka’s response towards fighting the Covid-19 pandemic.
Sri Lanka Greats XI will comprise former legendary Sri Lankan cricketers, including the players from the team, which won the 1996 Cricket World Cup.
The ‘Team Sri Lanka’ will comprise players representing the National, Emerging, and Development Squads of Sri Lanka Cricket.
The T20 game will commence at 07.00 pm at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium and will be shown live, both in Sri Lanka and overseas.
Probable Sri Lanka Greats XI
Sanath Jayasuriya (C), Aravinda de Silva, Saman Jayantha, Nuwan Kulasekara, Dammika Prasad, Thilan Thushara, Upul Tharanga, Upul Chandana, Malinda Warnapura, Chamara Silva, Indika de Seram, Farveez Maharoof, Jehan Mubarak, Hashan Tilakarathne (Head Coach cum Player)
Probable Team Sri Lanka
Dasun Shanaka (C), Kusal Janith, Avishka Fernando, Bhanuka Rajapaksha, Ashen Bandara, Thisara Perera, Ramesh Mendis, Isuru Udana, Mohammed Shiraz, Vijayakanth Viyaskanth, Dhananjaya Lakshan, Maheesh Theekshana, Shiran Fernando, Sadeera Samarawickrama