Although the last two matches of Sri Lanka Super Provincial One Day Tournament got abandoned due to the rain, the final as expected will take place between Galle and Colombo at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo tomorrow noon. The match will begin at 02:30 PM Local or IST.
Both the teams are placed at the top of the points table. Galle has 4 wins in 6 matches while Colombo has registered 3 wins in 6 games. Both the teams have registered a win in their previous encounters and are just a win behind from turning out to be the supreme.
So, let’s have a look at GAL vs COL team news and playing 11.
Both the teams are expected to field the same playing 11 that featured in the last game.
Few of the Lankan players are busy in training ahead of the Caribbean tour. Suranga Lakmal, Roshen Silva, Dilruwan Perera, D Chandimal, D de Silva are amongst them.
Upul Tharanga (c), SL Fernando, Ashen Bandara, Roshen Silva, Andy Solomons, Pushpakumara,Chaturanga de Silva, Mohomed Dilshad, Sadeera Nisala Tharaka, Lahiru Milantha, Janith Liyanage, Seekkuge Prasanna, Dhananjaya Lakshan, Ramith Rambukwella, Irosh Samarasooriya, Dasun Shanaka, Suranga Lakmal, Shammu Ashan, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Madawa Warnapura, Nishan Peiris, Chathura Randunu, Samarawickrama (wk), Deshan Dias
Angelo Perera, Thisara Perera (c), Shehan Jayasuriya, Dhananjaya de Silva, Thikshila de Silva, Samith Dushantha, Lasith Abeyratne (wk), Chamara Silva, Nipun Malinga, Nisal Francisco, Dinesh Chandimal, Wanindu Hasaranga, Dilhan Cooray, Lasith Ambuldeniya, Lahiru Thirimanne, Dilruwan Perera, Dilshan Munaweera, Vishwa Fernando, Lakshan Sandakan, Kamindu Mendis, Vikum Sanjaya, Kaveeshka Anjula, Dushmantha Chameera, Sachintha Peiris
The probable GAL vs COL playing 11 we are providing here is based on the previous outing.
Wicket keeper: Sadeera Samarawickrama,
Batsmen: Upul Tharanga/ Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Ashen Bandara/Ramith Rambukwella
All-rounder: Dasun Shanaka, Shammu Ashan, Chaturanga de Silva, Andy Solomons,
Bowlers: Seekkuge Prasanna, M Pushpakumara, Nisala Tharaka, Nishan Peiris
Wicketkeeper: Lasith Abeyratne (wk),
Batsmen: Kamindu Mendis, Angelo Perera, Lahiru Thirimanne, Chamara Silva,
All-rounder: Thisara Perera (c), Shehan Jayasuriya, Wanindu Hasaranga,
Bowlers: Dilesh Gunaratne, Lakshan Sandakan/Thikshila de Silva, Sachintha Peiris/Kaveeshka Anjula
For GAL, Upul Tharanga, D Shanaka, and Shammu Ashan will be the top contributors with the bat. Wicketkeeper S Samarawickrama and Rajapaksha can also play a key role. They both scored half-centuries against Colombo in the previous encounter.
In bowling, M Pushpakumara, S Prasanna, and Dasun Shanaka will be the key bowlers. Pushpakumara has taken 9 wickets so far.
For COL, the key batters will be Kamindu Mendis, Lahiru Thirimanne, C Silva, and Shehan Jayasuriya. Thirimane scored 90* off 69 deliveries while C Silva and S Jayasuriya scored half-centuries in the last game.
In bowling, S Jayasuriya, W Hasaranga, and Thisara Perera will be crucial.
You can go with the above GAL vs COL Dream11 Team or make your own.
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