Sri Lanka, on Monday (September 18), introduced their males’s and girls’s squads for the upcoming Asian Video games 2023. Cricket will likely be performed within the sporting occasion within the T20 format. The upcoming version of the Asian Video games may also mark the return of cricket to the video games since 2014.
The competitors is scheduled to be held in China’s Hangzhou from September 23 to October 8. Within the males’s occasion, a complete of 15 cricket groups will likely be participating. The match is scheduled to start on September 27. The bronze and gold medal matches will likely be performed on October 7.
The 4 top-seeded groups – India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh – will begin their respective campaigns from the quarterfinal stage. However, the remaining 11 groups will begin from the group stage. The 4 group winners will be a part of the top-seeded groups within the quarterfinal.
However, the ladies’s match will see eight groups preventing it out within the Asian Video games. India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh will begin their campaigns from the quarterfinals. The remaining 4 groups have been divided into two teams. The quarterfinal schedule will likely be set after a qualifying occasion. All of the cricket matches, each males’s and girls’s, will likely be performed on the Zhejiang College of Expertise Pingfeng Cricket Subject.
Sri Lanka squad for Asian Video games 2023:
Sri Lanka Cricket have named an ‘A’ staff for the lads’s squad and a full-strength aspect for the ladies’s occasion. Sahan Arachchige will lead the Males’s aspect whereas Chamari Athapaththu will likely be in command of the ladies’s occasion.
Within the males’s occasion, Sri Lanka will open their marketing campaign on October 4 after they tackle the qualifier within the third quarterfinal. Within the girls’s occasion, Sri Lanka will begin their marketing campaign on September 22.
Sri Lanka males’s staff for Asian Video games 2023:
Lasith Croospulle, Shevon Daniel, Ashen Bandara, Sahan Arachchige (C), Ahan Wickramasinghe, Lahiru Udara (WK), Ravindu Fernando, Ranitha Liyanarachchi, Nuwanidu Fernando, Sachitha Jayatilake, Vijayakanth Viyaskanth, Nimesh Vimukthi, Lahiru Samarakoon, Nuwan Thushara, Ishita Wijesundera
Sri Lanka girls’s staff for Asian Video games 2023:
Chamari Athapaththu(C), Harshita Samarawickrama, Vishmi Gunaratne, Nilakshi de Silva, Kaveesha Dilhari, Imesha Dulani, Anushka Sanjeewani (WK), Oshadi Ranasinghe, Sugandika Kumari, Inoka Ranaweera, Udeshika Prabodhani, Hasini Perera, Kaushini Nuthyangana, Achini Kulasooriya, Inoshi Fernando
The Sri Lanka Cricket Choice Committee chosen the next males’s (Sri Lanka ‘A’) and girls’s squad to participate within the Asian Video games 2023 to be held in Hangzhou, China, from September 23 to October 8.#AsianGames pic.twitter.com/fOV9reZmwV
— Sri Lanka Cricket 🇱🇰 (@OfficialSLC) September 18, 2023