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Rugby: Sri Lanka names Under-19 squad against Hong Kong

7 December 2017 - 218   - 0

Sri Lanka Rugby (SLR) named a 25-member squad for the upcoming Asia Under-19 Rugby Championship match against Hong Kong, which is scheduled to be played at the Racecourse ground in Colombo on Sunday (10).

The side led by former S. Thomas' College captain, will meet Hong Kong in the second leg match to be played at Kowloon, Hong Kong on December 17.

SLR initially brought down the pool to 31 players before naming the final 25-member squad on Wednesday (6).

Besides Thomian Henakankanamge, the squad includes four each from Trinity College, Wesley College and St. Joseph's College, while St. Anthony's College and Isipathana College will have three of their players in the squad.

Two players from St. Peter's College have been included while a player each from Royal College, Dharmaraja College, Kingswood College and Science College are in the squad. 

The match in Colombo will kick off at 2.45pm local time on Sunday (10).

Sri Lanka Under-19 Squad: Naveen Henakankanamge (Capt), Aveesha Priyankara, Shaveen Ekanayake, Rishen Madena, Dilruk Dange, Ashen Fernando, Dinesh Rodrigo, Mohamed Shabeer, Dinuk Amarasinghe, Vimukthi Gamage, Thimira Amanda, Shashika Fernando, Zayan Sabar, Suen Muller, Madushanka Perera, Chathura Seneviratne, Gemunu Chethiya, Theekshana Dassanayake, Umar Mohideen, Nipuna Tharaka, Harith Bandara, Randy Silva, Chamod Fernando, Lakshitha Ranaweera, Ashan Maduwantha. 

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