Spinner Jeffrey Vandersay has been named in the Sri Lanka squad for the two-match Test series against the touring Australian team.
Sri Lanka Cricket ( SLC ) stated that the test squad led by Dimuth Karunaratne includes 18 players.
Dunith Wellalage, the highest wicket taker in the ODI series, and Lakshitha Rasanjana have been named in the squad as Standby Players.
Kamil Mishara and Suminda Lakshan, who joined the tour of Bangladesh, have not been named in the squad.
Pathum Nissanka, who missed the tour of Bangladesh due to an injury, has also been included in the Test squad against Australia.
The test series, which is played under the ICC World Test Championship will commence on the 29th of June, at the Galle International Cricket Stadium.
Test Squad :
Dimuth Karunaratne (C), Pathum Nissanka, Oshada Fernando, Angelo Mathews, Kusal Mendis, Dhananjaya de Silva, Kamindu Mendis, Niroshan Dickwella (WK), Dinesh Chandimal (WK), Ramesh Mendis, Chamika Karunaratne, Kasun Rajitha, Vishwa Fernando, Asitha Fernando, Dilshan Madushanka, Praveen Jayawickrama, Lasith Embuldeniya, Jeffrey Vandersay
Standby Players :
Dunith Wellalage, Lakshitha Rasanjana