The 2002 winner of ICC Champions Trophy, Sri Lanka is one of the 8 teams representing their nation in ICC CT 2017. They won the title after beating their neighbourhood team – Team India. But recently Sri Lanka having a tough time on the field, with their South Africa T20 and ODI and Test Series all not going well. According to experts, their batting line up getting weaker and weaker, to be honest, but they are good enough to fight in ODI competition like ICC Champions Trophy.
According to experts, their batting line up getting weaker and weaker, to be honest, but they are good enough to fight in ODI competition like ICC Champions Trophy.
Famous for being called Lion Squad, is leading by Angelo Mathews who just recoverd from injury and just played with his team in South Africa Series, with his Vice Caption “Dinesh Chandimal” on the field. As young players on the field representing the team, the team getting weaker and not sufficient in Batting line up, as experts suggested it should improve or they gonna face another lose in ICC CT 2017.
If we put our sight to their whole real time squad, only players like Mathews, Upul Tharanga, Thisara Perera and many other players are only have experience, rest of the team is just new faces with fresh talent and no experiences at all. But on bowling side, Suranga Lakmal and Lahiru Kumara doing their best to let the team at least not lose badly. But still the whole Sri Lankan Team struggling.
As they didn’t announce their squad list yet, here we predict the Sri Lanka Team Squad List from the stats and right now team list. You can find the whole squad list down below briefly explaining everything about the team players and their position in the team.
SRI LANKA TEAM SQUAD FOR ICC CHAMPIONS TROPHY 2017
Sri Lankan pacer Lasith Malinga has been named in the 15-member squad for the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy 2017, slated to be held in England from June 1. Malinga’s last appearance for Sri Lanka in an One-Day International (ODI) was back in November 2015.
Sri Lanka squad: Angelo Mathews (c), Upul Tharanga (vc), Niroshan Dickwella, Kusal Perera, Kusal Mendis, Chamara Kapugedera, Asela Gunaratne, Dinesh Chandimal, Lasith Malinga, Suranga Lakmal, Nuwan Pradeep, Nuwan Kulasekera, Thisara Perera, Lakshan Sandakan, Seekkuge Prasanna.
The upcoming search with link for your ease:
- Live streaming 2017 ICC Champions Trophy
- ICC Champions Trophy 2017 (ICC CT 2017) Fixture
- Broadcasting TV channels of ICC Champions Trophy
The Sri Lanka Team Coach and other Staff Member
- Batting Coach/Head Coach – Graham Ford
- Fielding Coach – Nic Pothas
- Bowling Coach – Champaka Ramanayake (Fast)
- Bowling Coach – Piyal Wijethunga (Spin)
- Conditioning/ Strength Coach – Nick Lee
As we already discussed above that its gonna be tough for Sri Lank Team to win ICC Champions Trophy 2017, if they didn’t work on their batting line up. The bowling side needs work too but the batting line up needs experience and lots of talent to make them champions of 2017.