Srilanka

 

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Angelo Mathews (captain):

He took over the charge as the captain of the Sri Lankan at the age of 25. Known as a finisher for the side in limited versions of the game, Mathews has played 149 matches and scored 3588 runs with the career best score of 139 not out. He has also taken 91 wickets in his ODI career so far

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Tillakaratne Dilshan:

The veteran opener has been trusted to give a solid start to the team and can be a dangerous bowler as well. Dilshan has scored 9425 runs in 308 match with 160 not out being his highest score. The off-spinner has also grabbed 97 wickets in his bowling career.

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Dimuth Karunaratne:

Karunaratne comes from a college cricket team that has produced the likes of Angelo Mathews. He has made 167 runs in 14 balls with the highest score of 60 runs.

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Kumar Sangakkara:

One of the greats in the game, Sangakkara has relished as one of the greatest wicket-keeper batsmen to play the game. He has scored 13,732 runs in 398 matches with the highest knock of 169 runs.

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Mahela Jayawardene:

Considered one of the stylish batsmen in the world, he led his side to the final of 2007 edition of the game and will be looking to end his 50 over career on a positive note.

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Dinesh Chandimal:

Chandimal has established himself as one of Sri Lanka’s next generation batsmen. He has made 2066 runs in 92 runs with the highest score of 111 runs.

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Lahiru Thirimanne:

Named Sri Lanka’s vice-captain for the World Cup, the left hand batsmen can both play and top and lower order for his team. The batsman has played 88 matches and made 1936 runs with the highest knock of 102 not out.

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Thisara Perera:

Known for his ability to pick up wickets at crucial times and late hitting, the Lankan side will be expecting him to perform more in the mega event. Parera, with a strike rate of 110, has made 1073 and has taken 113 wickets in 98 one days for his team.

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Jeevan Mendis:

A handy lower order batsman for the team. Mendis has contributed 595 runs in 53 matches and has grabbed 28 wickets in the 50 over format.

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Sachithra Senanayake:

Senanayake can be highly effective for his side with his bowling variations. The off-spinner was banned over an illegal action but returned to the side after clearing his test. He has scored 276 runs in 44 matches and has taken 49 runs in his career.

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Rangana Herath:

The left arm spinner is an effective option for his side with his accuracy and knack to vary the pace of deliveries. He has taken 71 wickets in 67 matches with best figures of 4-19.

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Lasith Malinga:

The slinged action pacer has the ability to destroy any batting attack in the world. However, his form is questioned after playing a single match since undergoing surgery in September. He has grabbed 271 wickets in 178 matches with best bowling figures of 6/38.

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Nuwan Kulasekara:

The medium pacer can swing the ball both ways and has tremendous control over his line and length. He has taken 179 wickets in 166 matches with best figures of 5/22.

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Suranga Lakmal:

He can trouble the batsmen by getting good swing from the new white ball. He has the best bowling figures of 4/30.

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Dhammika Prasad:

His bowling action can help the Lankans on bouncy tracks. Prasad has grabbed 32 wickets in 24 matches with best figures of 3/17.