Sri Lanka Emerging Cricket Team tour to UK

Sri Lanka Emerging Team will engage in a tour to the United Kingdom to play 03 Four Day

Games and 03 T20s during May 2022.

The team is expected to land in the UK on the 1st of May 2022.

The series will commence with the ‘Four Day’ Games, while the T20s will be played at the

latter part of the tour.

The tour will be an ideal platform to provide exposure and experience to ‘Emerging’ players & to compete at the International level.



06 th to 09 th May 2022 01 st Four Day Canterbury – Kent

13 th to 16 th May 2022 02 nd Four Day Ageas Bowl – Hampshire

20 th to 23 rd May 2022 03 rd Four Day Guildford CC – Surrey

25 th May 2022 01 st T20 Kia Oval – Surrey

27 th May 2022 02 nd T20 The Cooper ACG – Somerset

29 th May 2022 03 rd T20 Bristol County Ground –Gloucestershire


Sri Lanka Cricket Selection Committee selected the below given 18 member ‘Emerging

Team’ to tour the United Kingdom.

During the tour, Sri Lanka Emerging Team will play 03 Four Day Games and 03 T20 Games.

The team will leave for the UK on 1st May 2022.


1) Lasith Croospulle

2) Nishan Madushka

3) Nipun Dananjaya – Captain ( Four Day Games)

4) Nuwanidu Fernando

5) Ashen Bandara

6) Avishka Tharindu

7) Avishka Perera

8) Dunith Wellalage

9) Dhananjaya Lakshan – Captain ( T20s)

10) Santhush Gunathilake

11) Yasiru Rodrigo

12) Amshi De Silva

13) Nipun Malinga

14) Udith Madushan

15) Nipun Ransika

16) Dilum Sudeera

17) Ashian Daniel

18) Manelker De Silva


* Kalana Perera was selected to go on the tour but will miss the tour as he has failed the fitness  test. Yasiru Rodrigo was named as the replacement by the selectors in place of Kalana Perera.

*The squad was released subjected to the approval of the Honorable Minister of Youth and Sports.