Jayawardene and Herath rested for ODI series against Bangladesh

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The ODI series gets underway on February 17

Sri Lanka veteran batsman Mahela Jayawardene and spinner Rangana Herath have both been rested for the upcoming ODI series against Bangladesh.

The batting duo of Dimuth Karunaratne and Lahiru Thirimanne have been dropped, while uncapped all-rounder Angelo Perera is likely to make his ODI and Twenty20 International debut after being included in both squads.

Sri Lanka ODI squad: Angelo Mathews (capt), Dinesh Chandimal (vc), Tillakaratne Dilshan, Kusal Perera, Kumar Sangakkara, Ashan Priyanjan, Kithuruwan Vithanage, Angelo Perera, Lasith Malinga, Thisara Perera, Nuwan Kulasekara, Suranga Lakmal, Sachithra Senanayake, Ajantha Mendis, Seekuge Prasanna.

Sri Lanka T20 squad: Dinesh Chandimal (capt), Lasith Malinga (vc), Tillakaratne Dilshan, Kusal Perera, Kumar Sangakkara, Mahela Jayawardene, Angelo Mathews, Thisara Perera, Angelo Perera, Nuwan Kulasekara, Suranga Lakmal, Sachithra Senanayake, Ajantha Mendis, Rangana Herath, Seekuge Prasanna.

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