Dasun Shanaka with Sri Lanka Jersey for T20 World Cup
Dasun Shanaka with Sri Lanka Jersey for T20 World Cup. (Photograph Supply: Twitter/SLC)

The Sri Lankan crew turns into the newest crew to disclose their new colours for the upcoming T20 World Cup in Australia. The reigning Asian champions will take part in a qualifier match with hopes of reaching the Tremendous 12 stage of the competitors. The jersey was launched by an official unveiling that includes the Sri Lankan white-ball skipper Dasun Shanaka.

Sri Lanka defied all odds by going all the way in which within the lately concluded fifteenth version of the Asia Cup, beating pre-tournament favorites India and Pakistan to clinch their sixth Asia Cup trophy. Dasun Shanka led an thrilling bunch of gamers to final glory whereas the nation was affected by a political and monetary disaster.

The brand new jersey encapsulates the feelings of the Sri Lankan individuals, who endured a horrific time within the island nation because the flip of the 12 months. The jersey has been developed by MAS holding, which has been the cricketing nation’s most trusted attire producer for years. The 2 lately unveiled jerseys have been designed by bearing in mind latest local weather change points.

The Sri Lankan Cricket board shared the images of the newly unveiled jersey by way of a publish from their official Twitter deal with, which learn, “Unveiling Sri Lanka Cricket Jersey for the ICC #T20WorldCup 2022!”

The newly topped Asia Cup champions are the underdogs for the upcoming T20 World Cup

Sri Lanka will sq. off in opposition to Namibia within the opening fixture of the T20 World Cup on the sixteenth of October. The Islanders shall be one of many underdogs heading into the match, however all the opposite taking part groups shall be cautious concerning the Sri Lankans, given their latest exploits within the shortest format of the sport.

Sri Lanka: Dasun Shanaka (c), Danushka Gunathilaka, Pathum Nissanka, Kusal Mendis, Charith Asalanka, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Dhananjaya de Silva, Wanindu Hasaranga, Maheesh Theekshana, Jeffrey Vandersay, Chamika Karunaratne, Dushmantha Chameera (topic to health), Lahiru Kumara (topic to health), Dilshan Madushanka, Pramod Madushan. 

Standby Gamers: Ashen Bandara, Praveen Jayawickrema, Dinesh Chandimal, Binura Fernando, Nuwanidu Fernando.