Nidahas Trophy 2018 Will Miss Malinga

By on February 28, 2018

About Nidahas Trophy

Nidahas Trophy is Tri-Nation Cricket Series. The Nations Include India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. The trophy is T20 format series and will be played to celebrate 70years of independence of Sri Lanka. The series is scheduled for 6 to 8 March 2018. The Venue for the series is Colombo’s  R. Premadasa Stadium.

Lasith Malinga Overlooked in Nidahas

Malinga’s Knee Injury made him stay out of ground two times. one in 2009 and 2nd in 2016. Moreover, after his return to ground fighting with his fitness, he played well. He played in Nondescripts Club in Sri Lankan Domestic T20 Cricket. Malinga took 10 wickets against Burgher Recreation Club. But he was still overlooked by Sri Lankans Selectors for Nidahas Trophy.

However, it is being observed that selectors are giving time to Malinga for World Cup 2019. For this they want him to continue, the domestic t20 competition started from 24th February.

Initial 20 Members Suqd announced by Srilankan Board

Dinesh Chandimal (C), Upul Tharanga, Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Mendis, Dasun Shanaka, Kusal Janith Perera, Thisara Perera, Jeewan Mendis, Suranga Lakmal, Niroshan Dickwella, Sadeera Samarawickrama, Isuru Udana, Jeffrey Vandersay, Akila Dananjaya, Amila Aponso, Asitha Fernando, Lahiru Kumara, Nuwan Pradeep, Dushmantha Chameera and Dananjaya De Silva