Sri Lanka quick bowler Lasith Malinga has recovered from a knee damage and will lead a fortifying champions during subsequent month’s World Twenty20 in India, a country’s cricket house pronounced on Thursday.
Regular T20 captain Malinga postulated a damage during Sri Lanka’s home array opposite West Indies final year and missed a team’s debate of New Zealand and India, where Dinesh Chandimal deputised as skipper.
Also returning to a 15-man squad, that will also take partial in a arriving Asia Cup contest before a Mar 8-April 3 World Twenty20, was all-rounder Angelo Mathews.
Malinga and Mathews, who was pang from a groin strain, missed their new three-match T20 array in India.
Experienced seamer Nuwan Kulasekara and machiavellian left-arm spinner Rangana Herath were also named in a patrol after blank a array opposite India, whom Sri Lanka degraded in a final to win a World Twenty20 in 2014.
Sri Lanka are in Group 1 in a Super 10 theatre of a biennial eventuality along with England, South Africa, West Indies and a yet-to-be-determined qualifier.
Squad: Lasith Malinga (captain), Angelo Mathews, Dinesh Chandimal, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Niroshan Dickwella, Shehan Jayasuriya, Milinda Siriwardana, Dasun Shanaka, Chamara Kapugedera, Nuwan Kulasekara, Dushmantha Chameera, Thisara Perera, Sachithra Senanayake, Rangana Herath, Jeffrey Vandersay