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Sri Lanka National Cricket Team is the Team that Represents Sri Lanka in Cricket. It is conducted and governed by the Sri Lanka Cricket.

Sri Lanka National Cricket Team is the member of the ICC with all three formats of cricket.

Nicknames of Sri Lanka National Cricket Team

Sri Lanka National Cricket Team is commonly known as The Lions and Sinha Patau.

Sri Lanka Cricket Team Coaches

  • Head Coach: Chandika Hathurusingha (Former Sri Lankan cricketer)
  • Batting Coach: Jon Lewis (England)
  • Fielding Coach: Steve Rixon
  • Fast Bowling Coach: Rumesh Ratnayake (Former Sri Lankan cricketer)
  • Spin Bowling Coach: Piyal Wijetunge (Former Sri Lankan cricketer)
  • Strength & Conditioning Coach: Nick Lee
  • Psychologist: Phil Jauncey

 Sri Lanka National Cricket Team Roster

Catch every detail about Sri Lanka cricket team squad. Here is the Current Sri Lanka National Cricket team Roaster for all three formats

NameRoleBatting StyleBowling Style
Batsmen
Dinesh ChandimalBatsmanRight-handedRight-arm off break
Angelo MathewsBatsmanRight-handedRight-arm fast-medium
Kusal PereraWK-BatsmanLeft-handedLeft-arm medium
Dimuth KarunaratneBatsmanLeft-handedRight-arm medium
Upul TharangaBatsmanLeft-handedLeft-arm medium
Roshen SilvaBatsmanRight-handedRight-arm off-break
Lahiru ThirimanneBatsmanLeft-handedRight-arm medium
Niroshan DickwellaWK-BatsmanLeft-handedLeft-arm medium
Danushka GunathilakaBatsmanLeft-handedRight-arm off-break
Kusal MendisWK-BatsmanRight-handedRight-arm leg break
Dhananjaya de SilvaBatsmanLeft-handedRight-arm off-break
Allrounders
Thisara PereraAllrounderLeft-handedRight-arm medium
Dilruwan PereraAllrounderLeft-handedRight-arm off-break
Jeevan MendisAllrounderLeft-handedRight-arm leg-break
Chaturanga de SilvaAllrounderLeft-handedSlow left-arm orthodox
Dasun ShanakaAllrounderRight-handedRight-arm fast-medium
Seekkuge PrasannaAllrounderRight-handedRight-arm leg-break
Asela GunaratneAllrounderRight-handedRight-arm fast-medium
Wanidu HasarangaAllrounderRight-handedRight-arm leg-break
Shehan JayasuriyaAllrounderLeft-handedRight-arm off-break
Kamindu MendisAllrounderLeft-handedRight-arm offbreak
Bowlers
Lasith MalingaBowlerRight-handedRight-arm fast
Nuwan PradeepBowlerRight-handedRight-arm fast-medium
Suranga LakmalBowlerRight-handedRight-arm fast-medium
Malinda PushpakumaraBowlerRight-handedSlow left-arm orthodox
Isuru UdanaBowlerRight-handedLeft-arm fast-medium
Dushmantha ChameeraBowlerRight-handedRight-arm fast
Shehan MadushankaBowlerRight-handedRight-arm fast-medium
Vishwa FernandoBowlerRight-handedLeft-arm fast-medium
Lahiru GamageBowlerRight-handedRight-arm fast-medium
Lahiru KumaraBowlerRight-handedRight-arm fast-medium
Kasun RajithaBowlerRight-handedRight-arm fast-medium
Akila DananjayaBowlerLeft-handedRight-arm off-break
Amila AponsoBowlerLeft-handedSlow left-arm orthodox
Lakshan SandakanBowlerLeft-handedSlow left-arm chinaman
Prabath JayasuriyaBowlerRight-handedSlow left-arm orthodox

Sri Lanka’s Squad for ICC World cup 2019

Sri Lankan National Cricket Team is all set to play ICC World Cup with 7 Batsmen, 3 All-rounders, 5 Bowlers. Here is the Sri Lankan team Squad for World cup 2019.

Sri Lanka’s CWC 2019 Squad
NameRoleBatting StyleBowling Style
Dimuth KarunaratneBatsmanLeft-handedRight-arm medium
Lasith MalingaBowlerRight-handedRight-arm fast
Thisara PereraAllrounderLeft-handedRight-arm medium
Nuwan PradeepBowlerRight-handedRight-arm fast medium
Angelo MathewsBatsmanRight-handedRight-arm fast medium
Kusal PereraWK-BatsmanLeft-handedLeft-arm medium
Suranga LakmalBowlerRight-handedRight-arm fast medium
Jeevan MendisAllrounderLeft-handedRight-arm leg-break
Dhananjaya de SilvaBatsmanLeft-handedRight-arm off-break
Lahiru ThirimanneBatsmanLeft-handedRight-arm medium
Isuru UdanaBowlerRight-handedLeft-arm fast-medium
Avishka FernandoBatsmanRight-handedRight-arm fast medium
Kusal MendisWK-BatsmanRight-handedRight-arm leg break
Jeffrey VandersayBowlerRight-handedRight-arm leg break
Milinda SiriwardanaAllrounderLeft-handedLeft-arm orthodox

Team Sri Lanka Upcoming Matches and Schedules

At Cricadium you will find team Team Sri Lanka’s upcoming matches, schedule, venue, match timings, timetable etc.

Here is the complete schedule of Sri Lanka Cricket Team upcoming matches

DateMatch DetailsTimeVenue

Sri Lanka tour of Scotland, 2019

May 18, SatScotland vs Sri Lanka, 1st ODI3:30 PM
03:30 PM LOCAL / 10:00 AM GMT
Grange Cricket Club, Edinburgh
May 21, TueScotland vs Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI3:30 PM
03:30 PM LOCAL / 10:00 AM GMT
Grange Cricket Club, Edinburgh

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019

Jun 01, SatNew Zealand vs Sri Lanka, Match 33:00 PM
10:30 AM LOCAL / 09:30 AM GMT
Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
Jun 04, TueAfghanistan vs Sri Lanka, Match 73:00 PM
10:30 AM LOCAL / 09:30 AM GMT
Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
Jun 07, FriPakistan vs Sri Lanka, Match 113:00 PM
10:30 AM LOCAL / 09:30 AM GMT
County Ground, Bristol
Jun 11, TueBangladesh vs Sri Lanka, Match 163:00 PM
10:30 AM LOCAL / 09:30 AM GMT
County Ground, Bristol
Jun 15, SatSri Lanka vs Australia, Match 203:00 PM
10:30 AM LOCAL / 09:30 AM GMT
Kennington Oval, London
Jun 21, FriEngland vs Sri Lanka, Match 273:00 PM
10:30 AM LOCAL / 09:30 AM GMT
Headingley, Leeds
Jun 28, FriSri Lanka vs South Africa, Match 353:00 PM
10:30 AM LOCAL / 09:30 AM GMT
Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street
Jul 01, MonSri Lanka vs Windies, Match 393:00 PM
10:30 AM LOCAL / 09:30 AM GMT
Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street
Jul 06, SatSri Lanka vs India, Match 443:00 PM
10:30 AM LOCAL / 09:30 AM GMT
Headingley, Leeds
ICC T20 World Cup 2020
18 October 2020Sri Lanka vs Qualifier A38:30 AM
02:00 PM LOCAL / 03:00 AM GMT
Kardinia Park, South Geelong
20 October 2020Sri Lanka vs Qualifier A21:30 PM
07:00 PM LOCAL / 08:00 AM GMT
Kardinia Park, South Geelong
22 October 2020Sri Lanka vs Qualifier A41:30 PM
07:00 PM LOCAL / 08:00 AM GMT
Kardinia Park, South Geelong

List of Popular Players of  Sri Lanka Cricket

At Cricadium you will get every detail about all Sri Lankan cricketers, their stats, profile, latest news, records etc.

Here is the list of some very popular Sri Lankan Cricketers of all time

Aravinda de Silva, Kumar Sangakkara, Lasith Malinga, Arjuna Ranatunga, Chaminda Vaas, Muttiah Muralitharan, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Ajantha Mendis, Sanath Jayasuriya,  Mahela Jayawardene,  Rangana Herath, Dinesh Chandimal, Nuwan Kulasekara, Angelo Mathews, Thisara Perera

Sri Lanka Team Records and Achievements

First of all, the Sri Lanka cricket team a strong cricket team. There are various records in the name of team Sri Lanka.

Sri Lanka National Cricket Team in ICC Cricket World Cup

Team Sri Lanka won the ICC cricket world cup in the year 1996 under the captaincy of Arjuna RanatungaSri Lanka Reached in the world cup final for three times. And became runners-up in the year 2007 and 2011.

Sri Lanka National Cricket Team in ICC Champions Trophy

In the year 2002 (co-champions with India), under the captaincy of Sanath Jayasuriya.

Sri Lanka National Cricket Team in ICC World T20I

Team Sri Lanka won the T20I world cup in the year 2014 under the captaincy of Lasith Malinga.

Here is the list of few records of Sri  Lanka

  1. Sri Lanka is the only team who qualified and won the ICC World Cup in the same year
  2.  The team holds the record of highest team total in Test cricket
  3. Team Sri Lanka is the only team to have held the highest total of all formats at one time
  4. Sri Lanka won the world cup in home continent
  5. Team Sri Lanka is the only team to participate in all seasons of the Asia cup.
  6. The highest total of Sri Lankan team in ODI is (443/9) against the Netherlands in July 2006.
  7. The highest total of Sri Lankan team in T20 is (260/6) against Kenya in 2007.

History of Sri Lanka Cricket

In the year 1965, Sri Lanka became the associate member of ICC. Team Sri Lanka played its first ODI in the year 1975, against West Indies. Sri Lanka became the full member of ICC in the year 1981. After playing the first test in the year 1982 Sri Lanka became the 8th nation who play test cricket. Sri Lanka team played its first test against England. The team Sri Lanka played its first T20I against England in the year 2006.

The Sri Lanka Cricket Team Latest News

First of all, Cricket is a popular game in Sri Lanka. Get all the latest news and updates on SRI LANKA NATIONAL CRICKET TEAM only on Cricadium. We try to provide the best cricket content possible to our followers.