Mubarak to lead SLC XI against India

Published: Monday, July 14, 2008, 3:35 [IST]
Share this on your social network:
   Facebook Twitter Google+    Comments Mail

Washington-born Jehan Mubarak to lead Lanka Board XI in warm-up against IndiaColombo: The stylish left-hander Jehan Mubarak will lead a Sri Lanka Board (SLC) XI in a warm-up game against India ahead of the three-Test series starting July 23.

The Anil Kumble-led Indians are scheduled to land here tomorrow and before embarking on Test fixture will play a three-day tour game against Lanka Board XI on July 18.

The Sri Lanka Board squad has pacer Dilhara Fernando and batsmen Chamara Silva and Upul Tharanga who are likely to make the Test fold as well.

Sri Lanka Board XI squad: Jehan Mubarak (capt), Mahela Udawatte, Upul Tharanga, Chamara Kapugedera, Chamara Silva, Thilina Kandamby, Kaushal Silva (wk), Chanaka Welagedera, Sujeewa Silva, Dammika Prasad, Rangana Herath and Dilhara Fernando.


Write Comments