Sri Lanka Cricket today have named a 15-man squad for the 2-match Test Series against New Zealand. The surprise pick from the Lankans in a rookie in Tharindu Kaushal, who is yet to play even a single first-class match or a List-A match in his career!
A superb partnership between centurion Tillakaratne Dilshan and Angelo Mathews saw Sri Lanka clinch the rain-affected Third ODI at Pallekele by 7 wickets. The hosts have now got a 2-0 lead in the 5-match ODI Series.
The third ODI between hosts Sri Lanka and New Zealand will be played this afternoon at Pallekele. The hosts are 1-0 up in the 5-match series having won the Second ODI at this same venue by the D/L Method on Sunday.