Karunaratne to lead Sri Lanka in World Cup

FILE PHOTO: Sri Lanka's Dimuth Karunaratne arrives at a practice session ahead of their second test cricket match against Pakistan in Colombo June 24, 2015. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lanka’s test captain Dimuth Karunaratne has been appointed the skipper for the one-day squad for the upcoming World Cup, the country’s cricket board announced on Wednesday. The 30-year-old will lead the team while playing his first one-day game since 2015. Karunaratne’s leadership was praised after Sri Lanka won a two-match series […]

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