Sri Lanka recalls Randiv for Pakistan one-dayers
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka has selected Suraj Randiv for the upcoming one-day international series against Pakistan ending the off spinner’s three year international exile.
Sri Lanka Cricket on Tuesday announced a 15-member squad with allrounder Thisara Perera and fast bowler Dhammika Prasad who missed the concluded series against South Africa, also included.
Randiv last played a one-dayer for Sri Lanka in August 2011 against Australia.
The spinner has picked up 33 wickets in 28 one-day matches.
The series starts on Saturday in Hambantota.
The squad: Angelo Mathews, (captain), Tillakaratne Dilshan, Upul Tharanga, Kumar Sangakkara, Mahela Jayawardene, Dinesh Chandimal, Ashan Priyanjan, Lahiru Thirimanne, Lasith Malinga, Nuwan Kulasekara, Dhammika Prasad, Rangana Herath, Seekuge Prasanna, Suraj Randiv, Thisara Perera.