Tuesday 13 May 2014 

Sri Lanka Confirm ODI Squad

Tillakaratne Dilshan
Tillakaratne Dilshan is included in Sri Lanka's ODI squad
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Sri Lanka have named their 15-man One-Day International squad ahead of the five-match series against England.

The experienced trio of Tillakaratne Dilshan, Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara return to the squad after missing the two-match series in Ireland.

New Twenty20 International captain Lasith Malinga is also named in the squad and will join up with his team-mates having been in Indian Premier League action with the Mumbai Indians recently.

Thisara Perera is included in the squad and Shaminda Eranga, who replaced Perera in Ireland due to a visa problem, misses out.

Also missing out are Niroshan Dickwella, Dammika Prasad, Upul Tharang and Kithruwan Vithanage.

The first of five matches is at the Kia Oval on 22nd May.

Sri Lanka ODI squad: Angelo Mathews (captain), Lahiru Thirimanne (vice-captain), Dinesh Chandimal, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Nuwan Kulasekara, Mahela Jayawardene, Suranga Lakmal, Lasith Malinga, Ajantha Mendis, Thisara Perera, Ashan Priyanjan, Kushal Perera, Kumar Sangakkara, Sachithra Senanayake, Chathuranga de Silva

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Fixtures & Results

20th May: Twenty20 International, The Oval, London
Sri Lanka 183-7 (T Perera 49) beat
England 174-7 (Hales 66) by nine runs
22nd May: 1st ODI, The Kia Oval, London
England 247-6 (Ballance 64, Bell 50) beat
Sri Lanka 144 (Jordan 3-25) by 81 runs (D/L)
25th May: 2nd ODI, EDICG, Chester-le-Street
Sri Lanka 256-8 (Dilshan 88, Gurney 3-59) beat
England 99 (Senanayake 4-13) by 157 runs
28th May: 3rd ODI, Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester
England 73-0 (Bell 41no, Cook 30no) beat
Sri Lanka 67 (Jordan 5-29) by 10 wickets
31st May: 4th ODI, Lord's, London
Sri Lanka 300-9 (Sangakkara 112, Dilshan 71) beat
England 293-8 (Buttler 121) by seven runs
3rd June: 5th ODI, Edgbaston, Birmingham
Sri Lanka 222-4 (Thirimanne 60no) beat
England 219 (Cook 56) by six wickets
12th-16th June: 1st Test, Lord's, London
England 575-9 dec. & 267-8 dec. drew with
Sri Lanka 453 (Sangakkara 147) & 201-9
20th-24th June: 2nd Test, Headingley, Leeds
Sri Lanka 257 & 457 (Mathews 160) beat
England 365 & 249 (Moeen Ali 108no) by 100 runs