Sri Lanka have announced their squad for the T20 World Cup scheduled to be held in Australia in October.
The team will be lead by Dasun Shanaka .
The Lankans have called up Kasun Rajitha and Ashen Bandara in place of Dushmantha Chameera and Danushka Gunathilaka
The likes of Praveen Jayawickrema, Dinesh Chandimal & Nuwanidu Fernando have been named as standby players.
Left arm fast bowler Dilshan Madushanka who had a brilliant outing in the recently concluded Asia Cup retains his place.
The Lankans are in Group A along with Namibia, UAE and Netherlands.
They will begin their campaign against Namibia on Sunday, October 16, at Kardinia Park Stadium, Geelong.
T20 World Cup squad:
Dasun Shanaka (c), Pathum Nissanka, Kusal Mendis, Charith Asalanka, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Dhananjaya de Silva, Wanindu Hasaranga, Maheesh Theekshana, Jeffrey Vandersay, Chamika Karunaratne, Kasun Rajitha, Ashen Bandara, Lahiru Kumara, Binura Fernando & Pramod Madushan.
Standby Players: Praveen Jayawickrema, Dinesh Chandimal & Nuwanidu Fernando.