Sri Lanka A boys arrive in St Kitts

Basseterre, ST KITTS - The Sri Lanka A Cricket Team arrived in St Kitts for the start of their Caribbean Tour on Sunday.

On arrival, they were greeted at the Robert Llewellyn Bradshaw VIP Lounge, by the President of the St Kitts Cricket Assocation, Auckland Hector, Vice President, Stanley Franks, and Ministry of Sports Officals from St Kitts.

The West Indies A Team, who will be managed by former Combined and Windward Islands batsman, Lockhart Sebastien, also arrived for their First Un-Offical Test Match which starts on the June 5th at Warner Park's Test Venue, and will end on June 8th.

Below is a list of the West Indies A Team and Sri Lanka A Squads:

WEST INDIES-A: Kirk Edwards (captain), Veerasammy Permaul (vice captain), Kraigg Brathwaite, Jonathan Carter, Sheldon Cotterell, Miguel Cummins, Narsingh Deonarine, Assad Fudadin, Shannon Gabriel, Jahmar Hamilton, Leon Johnson, Nikita Miller, Chadwick Walton.

Management: Junior Bennett (head coach), Lockhart Sebastien (manager), Stuart Williams (assistant manager), Oba Gulston (physiotherapist), Dexter Augustus (video analyst)

SRI LANKA-A: Dimuth Karunarathne (captain), Angelo Perera (vice captain), Chathuranga de Silva, Niroshan Dickwella, Lahiru Gamage, Ishan Jayaratne, Udara Jayasundera, Tharindu Kaushal, Madura Lakmal, Suranga Lakmal, Vimukthi Perera, Ashan Priyanjana, Malinda Pushpakumara, Kaushal Silva, Kithruwan Withanage.

Management: Romesh Kaluwitharana (head coach), Jayantha Seneviratne (manager), Champaka Ramanayake (fast bowling coach), Manoj Abeywickrema (fielding coach), Ranjith Nanayakkarawasam (physiotherapist), Mario Wellawarayan (fitness trainer), Dulip Samarasekera (video analyst), Lal Thamel (massage therapist), Hashan Thilakaratne (selector)

Schedule of matches


Wed 5 to Sat 8: 1st “Test” – Warner Park, St. Kitts

Wed 12 to Sat 15: 2nd “Test” – Arnos Vale Multiplex, St. Vincent

Tue 18: 1st Twenty20 match – Arnos Vale Multiplex

Wed 19: 2nd Twenty20 match – Arnos Vale Multiplex

Sun 23: 1st One-day match – Grenada National Stadium, Grenada

Tue 25: 2nd One-day match – Grenada National Stadium

Thu 27: 3rd One-day match – Grenada National Stadium

Sun, 06/02/2013 - 16:52