Kulasekara Returns To Sri Lanka ODI Squad
Sri Lanka have named a 15-man squad for the series of five One-Day Internationals against South Africa which begins on 11th January.
Fast bowler Nuwan Kulasekara makes his return from injury having missed the series defeat to Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates.
Batsman Dimuth Karunaratne loses his place in the squad as well as off-spinner Suraj Randiv, fast bowler Suranga Lakmal, all-rounder Jeevan Mendis and leg-spinner Seekkuge Prasanna.
Young batsmen Dinesh Chandimal and Lahiru Thirimanne have been selected along with all-rounder Tissera Perera as the selectors ring the changes.
The series gets underway in Paarl before moving on to East London, Bloemfontein, Kimberley and Johannesburg.
Sri Lanka ODI squad: Tillakaratne Dilshan (captain), Angelo Mathews (vice-captain), Upul Tharanga, Kumar Sangakkara, Mahela Jayawardene, Dinesh Chandimal, Kosala Kulasekara, Tissera Perera, Lasith Malinga, Nuwan Kulasekara, Ajantha Mendis, Rangana Herath, Dammika Prasad, Dilhara Fernando, Lahiru Thirimanne
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