ENGLAND v SRI LANKA ODI: Squads Announced

ENGLAND v SRI LANKA ODI: Squads Announced

England take on ICC World T20 Champions Sri Lanka this month

Both England and Sri Lanka have named their squads for the Royal London One Day International that takes place at Emirates Durham ICG on Sunday 25th May (10.30am start)

 BOX OFFICE OPEN Saturday 24th May 10am - 3pm

New England Head Coach Peter Moores has recalled Michael Carberry after the Hampshire batsman missed the recent ODI series in Australia.

Yorkshire all-rounder Tim Bresnan has recovered from a back injury and is also named in the 14 man squad.

Alastair Cook's side boast some exciting attacking talent, with Eoin Morgan, Ravi Bopara, Jos Buttler and Gary Ballance all included.

 

Sri Lanka have named Kumar Sangakkara in their 16 man group after the 36 year old capped his two game stint with Durham by scoring a magnificent century against Sussex.

Sangakkara is one of four senior players who makes a return to the squad, alongside Mahela Jayawardene, Tillakaratne Dilshan and Lasith Malinga.

 

England squad: Alastair Cook (c), James Anderson, Gary Ballance, Ian Bell, Ravi Bopara, Tim Bresnan, Jos Buttler+, Michael Carberry, Harry Gurney, Chris Jordan, Eoin Morgan, Joe Root, James Tredwell, Chris Woakes.



Sri Lanka squad: Angelo Mathews (c), Lahiru Thirimanne (vice-capt), Tillakaratne Dilshan, Kusal Perera, Kumar Sangakkara, Mahela Jayawardene, Dinesh Chandimal, Ashan Priyanjan, Sachithra Senanayake, Ajantha Mendis, Chathuranga De Silva, Lasith Malinga, Nuwan Kulasekara, Thisara Perera, Suranga Lakmal, Dhammika Prasad.


This is your chance to come and see some of the biggest names in world cricket and promises to be a thrilling day of entertainment.

 
Following the tremendous success of Emirates Durham ICG's Investec Ashes Test Match and the England v Australia International T20 double header, this will be the biggest cricket event in the region in 2014.

 
And tickets are on sale now!

 
To book your seats simply click on the following link England v Sri Lanka ODI or give our Box Office a call on 0844 499 4466.

 
Coming to Emirates Durham ICG for the game? Getting to the ground has never been easier thanks to the Park and Ride service. Alternatively, there are shuttle buses that run from the train station and there is also parking available outside the ground. For full details, click here: Emirates Durham Travel. To book a parking space, click here

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