Dimuth Karunaratne in contention for Sri Lanka World Cup captaincy
Finally controversies end for all Sri Lanka cricket team fan as the central body of Sri Lanka cricket has announce their white ball captain name for upcoming ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 and Dimuth Karunaratne is selected as new ODI skipper of Sri Lanka.
The conclusion was complete after Sri Lanka X-skipper Angelo Mathews refuse to execute his duties as captain through ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. D Karunaratne is previously skippering Sri Lanka in Test format and no hesitation he is the mainly senior and experienced mate in Lanka playing squad.
Sri Lanka Named New Skipper for ICC Cricket World Cup 2019
Well the matter over captaincy of Sri Lanka ODI cricket team raised outstanding to disharmony amid the elevated officials of Sri Lanka cricket. Angelo Mathews was foremost the Sri Lanka cricket team since 2006 and no hesitation under his captaincy Lanka cricket team has achieved past mile stones.
prior to him, the experienced L Malanga also captained Sri Lanka back in December 2018 but Sri Lanka cricket team has completely failed to win a solo match under the captaincy of Malanga while appear as captain in 8 ODI matches.
As per news Angelo Mathews was having some doubts with his head coach particularly after their presentation in recent Asia Cup where the Sri Lanka cricket team was poorly defeated by Bangladesh and Afghanistan.
Dimuth Karunaratne is previously leading Sri Lanka in Test format and his performance in fresh test series against South Africa put him in attention where Lankans for the 1st time in history white washed Proteas on their home land and also develop into the 1st Asian team to do so.