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29th January 2016 16:39:25 Hours

Army Cricketers Selected for T-20 Tour in India

Two cricketers of the Army Cricket team have been selected to the Sri Lanka National Squad for the T-20 tour to India, which is scheduled during Feb 06-16.

Warrant Officer II Sekkuge Prasanna of 3 Sri Lanka Army Ordnance Corps (SLAOC) and Bombardier Asela Gunarathne of 6 Sri Lanka Artillery (SLA) were among the selected players.

Bombardier Gunarathne had already been in several Sri Lanka ‘A’ squads and is set to make his T-20 debut in this tour, becoming the third Army cricketer after Ajantha Mendis and Sekkuge Prasanna to represent Sri Lanka.