ICC Women's World Twenty20 2014 February 13, 2014

Siriwardene to lead SL in ICC World T20s

ESPNcricinfo staff

Shashikala Siriwardene will lead Sri Lanka in the ICC Women's World Twenty20 in Bangladesh in March. SLC named a 14-member squad for the tournament that kicks off on March 23. The squad also includes four players that have been put on stand by.

Sri Lanka, who are placed in Group B, play their first match on March 24, against India, with whom they recently drew a Twenty20 series.

Sri Lanka squad: Shashikala Siriwardene (capt), Chamari Atapattu (vc), Ishani Lokusuriya, Deepika Rasangika, Sripali Weerakkody, Chandima Gunaratne, Chamari Polgampola, Rebeka van Dort, Oshadi Ranasinghe, Hasini Perera, Yashoda Mendis, Maduri Samudikka,Udeshika Prabodhini, Nilakshi Silva

Players on stand by: Chathurani Gunawardene, Inoka Ranaweera, Nipuni Hansika, Anushka Sanjeewani

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  • Dummy4 on February 14, 2014, 3:31 GMT

    Sri Lanka has a balanced team only draw back is their concentration.

  • Android on February 13, 2014, 13:14 GMT

    recently they showed lot of improvement and character! all the best girls - fight to the end!

  • Janaka on February 13, 2014, 11:51 GMT

    All the best girls!!! You can win the world cup for sure. Keep working hard, come up with several strategies, execute them properly, and give up NEVER! Fight!!! You can!! Confidence is the key!

  • Iraj on February 13, 2014, 11:16 GMT

    Good Luck Sashie. Best wishes for an emerging team.

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