Spinner Prabhath Jayasuriya has been called up for the Sri Lanka Test squad against Australia.
Sri Lanka Cricket announced that he will join the squad today.
Yesterday, the Sri Lanka Cricket Selection Committee also took steps to make some more changes to the Sri Lanka Test squad with the aim of the second and final Test against Australia.
Accordingly, Lasith embuldeniya was released from the squad.
Maheesh Theekshana, Lakshitha Manasinghe and Dunith Wellalage were also named to the squad.
Praveen Jayawickrama will not be able to play the second Test against Australia scheduled to start on July 8 due to the infection of Covid-19.
However, Angelo Mathews, who contracted Covid-19 during the first Test, is now fully recovered.