Sri Lanka cricket board have declared the 15-member women’s squad for ICC World Twenty20 2016 schedules to play between 15 March and 3 April in India. Shashikala Siriwardene will be leading the Sri-Lankan women in WT20 event. Chamari Athapaththu is appointed the vice-captain of side.
Sri Lankan women’s team are placed in group A of tournament along with title defenders Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and Ireland teams. The 15-women Lankan team squad consists Harshitha Madavi who will be a part of world t20 only and will not play series against India in India starting from 24 February.
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Let’s have a look at the Sri Lanka women’s team for t20 world cup 2016.
Sri Lanka Women’s Wt20 Squad
- Shashikala Siriwardena (Captain)
- Chamari Athapaththu
- Oshadi Ranasinghe
- Dilani Manodara
- Sugandika Kumari
- Ama Kanchana
- Yashoda Mendis
- Eshani Lokusuriya
- Inoka Ranaweera
- Prasadani Weerakkody
- Udeshika Prabodani
- Nilakshi De Silva
- Hansima Karunaratne,
- Harshitha Madavi
- Nipuni Hansika
SLC also named team for T20I away series against India later this month.
T20I squad for India series 2016:
Shashikala Siriwardena (Captain), Chamari Athapaththu (Vice Captain), Yashoda Mendis, Oshadi Ranasinghe, Dilani Manodara, Prasadani Weerakkody, Eshani Lokusuriya, Ama Kanchana, Nilakshi De Silva, Sugandika Kumari, Inoka Ranaweera, Hansima Karunaratne, Udeshika Prabodani, Nipuni Hansika.