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Asia Cup 2023 Sri Lanka Squad: The co-host of the Asia Cup 2023 Sri Lanka will play their first game of the season against Bangladesh on August 31 at Pallekele International Cricket Stadium, Kandy.
The Sri Lankan cricket team have won 6 trophies in the Asia Cup and stands next to the 7 times winner India. The Asia Cup 2023 will be played between the five full members of the Asian Cricket Council. The 2023 ACC Men’s Premier Cup winner Nepal will join India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka.
Asia Cup 2023 Sri Lanka Squad
Asia Cup 2023 Sri Lanka Squad: The 16th edition of the Asia Cup tournament is scheduled to play between August – September and will be jointly hosted by Pakistan and Sri Lanka. Asia Cup 2023 will also be the first of its kind to be co-hosted by multiple countries.
Four matches of the Asia Cup 2023 will be played in Pakistan while the remaining nine matches of the tournament will be played in Sri Lanka.
Check out the Sri Lanka Squad for Asia Cup 2023 below:
|Dasun Shanaka||All rounder|
|Kusal Janith Perera||Batsman|
|Charith Asalanka||All rounder|
|Dhananjaya De Silva||All rounder|
|Maheesh Theekshana||Spin Bowler|
|Dunith Wellalage||Spin Bowler|
|Matheesha Pathirana||Fast Bowler|
|Kasun Rajitha||Fast Bowler|
|Dushan Hemantha||All rounder|
|Binura Fernando||Fast Bowler|
|Pramod Madushan||Fast Bowler|
- Head coach – Chris Silverwood
- Assistant coach – Naveed Nawaz
- Consultant Coach – Mahela Jayawardene
- Spin Bowling coach – Piyal Wijetunge
- Fast Bowling Coach – Dharshana Gamage
- Fielding Coach – Anton Roux
- Physiotherapist – Chris Clarke
- Physical Performance Manager – Grant Luden
- Analyst – Shirantha Niroshana
- Wanindu Hasaranga who was recovering from a grade two strain in the thigh might not be available for the tournament.
- Dushmantha Chameera picked up a shoulder injury during the course of the recent Lanka Premier League and will not feature in the Asia Cup 2023.
- Dilshan Madushanka had torn an oblique muscle during a practice game and was ruled out of Asia Cup 2023.
- Lahiru Kumara suffered a side strain and will miss the Asia Cup 2023.
Asia Cup 2023 Sri Lanka Schedule
Asia Cup 2023 Sri Lanka Schedule: Sri Lankan cricket team will play 2 group matches against the remaining teams of their group – Bangladesh and Afghanistan. Check out the Asia Cup 2023 Sri Lanka Schedule below with venue details.
|31-Aug||Bangladesh v Sri Lanka||Pallekele International Cricket Stadium, Kandy|
|05-Sep||Afghanistan v Sri Lanka||Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore|
Asia Cup 2023 Schedule – Super 4s
The top 2 teams of the Asia Cup 2023 points table of each group will advance to the super four round where the top two teams will advance to the final
|6-SEP||Pakistan v Bangladesh||Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore|
|9-SEP||Sri Lanka v Bangladesh||R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo|
|10-SEP||Pakistan v India||R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo|
|12-SEP||India v Sri Lanka||R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo|
|14-Sep||Pakistan v Sri Lanka||R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo|
|15-SEP||India v Bangladesh||R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo|
|17-SEP||FINAL||R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo|
Asia Cup 2023 Teams
The six teams of the Asia Cup 2023 will be divided into 2 groups of three teams. Check out the Asia Cup 2023 Teams below:
- Sri Lanka
Asia Cup 2023 Venue
All matches of the Asia Cup 2023 will be played across 4 different venues across Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
- Gaddafi Stadium – Lahore(3 Matches)
- Multan Cricket Stadium – Multan(1 Match)
- R. Premadasa Stadium – Colombo(6 Matches)
- Pallekele International Cricket Stadium – Kandy(3 Matches)