The Sri Lanka National Women’s Baseball squad was selected last Sunday at the Diyagama Mahinda Rajapaksa Baseball Stadium in Homagama for the Upcoming 2022 season.
The 30-player squad was selected out of a total of 60 participants who took part from five Baseball clubs. This is a great opportunity for the players to perform on the International stage in the upcoming season. This is the first time in history that a Women’s National squad was selected and the team will now prepare for the Invitational tournament which is set to be hosted by Pakistan Baseball in the coming months. Speaking at the Selection, Secretary of the Association Sanka Abeywickrama said “this is a good chance for the ladies to perform on the international stage, especially with the likes of Powerhouse Pakistan. They will gain invaluable experience which will help them get better as Baseball players”
The Baseball 30 member Squad
ShashikaLakmali, Lathika Prasadini,Indika Liyanage, Dimithri Nilushika, Nimalka Jayakody, Hansi Pabasara, Sewwandi Wickramarathne, Radeeshani Ramanayake, Chamodi Jayashanki ,Nethmi Navodya, Subashini Perera, Pramodya Gimhani, Nuwanthika Samanmali, Nimanthika Thilakarathna, Lasanthi Kumari, Sajiwani Wimalarathna, Hansika De Silva ,Niluka Priyadarshani, Harshani Pradeepshi, Aloka Dissanayake, Sithara Deshani,Nawanjalee Basnayake, Charuni Thrilakshi, Rasanjalee Menaka, Dimalshi Dayananda, Anuththara Senarathna ,Darshani Wickramanayake, Nadeesha Dangalla , Chethana Pieris , M. Menagadevi