South African chinaman Shami is expected to take the spot of the Sri Lankan in the team having filled in for him earlier in the tournament.
Prasanna will also be in action at the Natwest T20 Blast in England where he will play for Nottinghamshire Steelbacks.
Shamsi will be useful playing in English conditions and will learn a great deal during his 3-match stint.
After a whitewash in the Test series, Sri Lanka has come back strongly and clinched the T20I series against the mighty Proteas by winning the 3rd and the final T20I by 5 wickets with a ball to spare. After losing the opening encounter it was a great comeback by the islanders to win the remaining […]
After what transpired in the Test series who would have believed the touring Sri Lanka team will beat South Africa not just in a game but enough to win the series. But this young unit led by Dinesh Chandimal today created history. They not only chased down their highest total in T20Is and the highest […]
The MoneyBall9 Fantasy guide of the day is for the 3rd ODI of the series between England and Sri Lanka. For a long time, the England side was guilty of not taking the attack to the opposition, especially in the limited overs format. They used to approach the ODIs with a Test match mindset, which led […]
The 5-match ODI series between England and Sri Lanka started off with a thrilling tie in which Liam Plunkett struck a six on the final ball of the game to level the scores. Sri Lanka posted 286/9 in their 50 overs after been put to bat. They were boosted by quickfire fifty from Seekkuge Prasanna and a […]
The visiting Sri Lankans had an uphill task as they approached the first of the five ODIs against England in the hostile English conditions. A couple of weeks earlier, Sri Lanka had a disappointing series defeat in the Tests, and hence had their agenda clear – to make amends in the ODI series. Having beaten […]
The Nottingham crowd witnessed a humdinger of a contest in the first ODI between England and Sri Lanka. Earlier in the game, it was Eoin Morgan who guessed it right as England elected to bowl first. Chris Jordan and Steve Finn surprisingly missed out on the playing XI. Sri Lanka were reduced to 56/3 at […]
Sri Lanka sealed the ODI series vs Ireland by 2-0 after their huge win in the 2nd ODI. Sri Lanka were put into bat yet again and their batsmen went big without a limit. Kusal Perera smashed a century while the other opener Gunathilaka scored 63. Prasanna smashed a quick fire 95 as Sri Lanka posted […]