Sri Lankan team to arrive in the country


Some members of the Sri Lankan Cricket team including Skipper Angelo Mathews and Vice-Captain Lahiru Thirimanne will be arriving in the country today, Friday, March 20.

The Sri Lankan team that competed in the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup enjoyed four successes and two defeats during the group stages of the tournament.

Despite suffering a number of setbacks due to injuries, the Sri Lankan team was able to advance to the quarter finals where they faced South Africa. The quarter final however ended unsuccessfully as Sri Lanka suffered a nine-wicket defeat and was knocked out of the tournament.

The tournament also marks the final outing for Sri Lankan veterans Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene.