(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The SLC said that Sri Lankan Cricketer Thisara Perera was appointed to captain the upcoming ODI and T20 matches against India, replacing Upul Tharanga.
The decision was made following the defeat faced by the Sri Lankan team against India at the 2nd Test match at the VCA Stadium in Nagpur, on Monday.
The Sri Lankan team was all out for 205 in the first innings and 166 runs in the second innings.
India declared a 610 score with a 405 lead in their first innings.
The final and 3rd Test will be held at the Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi this Saturday.