SL picks Gamage, Chameera for third Test

The host will miss Nuwan Pradeep and Rangana Herath due to injuries.

Dushmantha Chameera has played six Tests for Sri Lanka.   -  AP

Sri Lanka picked seamers Lahiru Gamage and Dushmantha Chameera and dropped batsman Danushka Gunathilaka, in its squad for the third and final Test against India commencing here on Saturday. Plagued by injuries, the host will miss Nuwan Pradeep (hamstring tear) and Rangana Herath (stiff back).

The team (from)

Sri Lanka: Dinesh Chandimal (c), Angelo Mathews, Upul Tharanga, Dimuth Karunaratne, Niroshan Dickwella (wk), Kusal Mendis, Dhananjaya de Silva, Lahiru Thirimanne, Lahiru Kumara, Vishwa Fernando, Dushmantha Chameera, Lahiru Gamage, Dilruwan Perera, Malinda Pushpakumara and Lakshan Sandakan.