Item in Daily News, 1 January 2018, = http://www.dailynews.lk/2019/01/01/sports/172815/priyanjan-tharanga-lead-against-ireland-%E2%80%98%E2%80%99
Ashan Priyanjan and Upul Tharanga will captain the respective Sri Lanka ‘A’ sides for the two 4-day unofficial tests and five unofficial ODIs against the touring Ireland ‘A’ team. Former Sri Lanka under 19 cricketer Hashan Dumindu will lead the Board XI side against the tourists in their two-day warm-up match beginning at Katunayake today.
4-DAY UNOFFICIAL TEST SQUAD: Ashan Priyanjan (captain), Angelo Perera (vice-captain), Avishka Fernando, Lahiru Milantha, Hasitha Boyagoda, Pathum Nissanka, Shammu Ashan, Kamindu Mendis, Milinda Siriwardana, Manoj Sarathchandra, Lasith Embuldeniya, Nishan Peiris, Amila Aponso, Nisala Tharaka, Chamika Karunaratne, Shehan Madushanka, Mohamed Shiraz, Dilesh Gunaratne.
UNOFFICIAL ONE-DAY SQUAD: Upul Tharanga (captain), Milinda Siriwardana (vice captain), Avishka Fernando, Sandun Weerakkody, Shammu Ashan, Kamindu Mendis, Shehan Jayasuriya, Lasith Embuldeniya, Ramesh Mendis, Amila Aponso, Jeevan Mendis, Chamika Karunaratne, Asitha Fernando, Jehan Daniel, Isuru Udana, Ishan Jayaratne.
2-DAY WARM-UP GAME SQUAD: Hashan Dumindu (captain), Hashen Ratnayake (vice captain), Sandun Weerakkody, Osada Fernando, Hasitha Boyagoda, Nuwanidu Fernando, Ashen Bandara, Dushan Vimukthi, Minod Bhanuka, Mahesh Theekshana, Tharindu Kaushal, Akash Senaratne, Kalhara Senaratne, Kalana Perera, Akthab Cader.
A DIFFERENT DATE FOR ASHAN