One of our better possibilities in Australia – Rumesh Ratnayake


India’s success in Australia has given Sri Lanka the conviction that they can pull off such an accomplishment Down Under, uncovered knocking down some pins mentor Rumesh Ratnayake on January 22. India turned into the main Asian side to win a Test arrangement in Australia in 71 years as they sacked the four-coordinate arrangement 2-1. Sri Lanka are still to enroll a Test win in Australia however will would like to go after the debilitated line-up that has been gouged further by Josh Hazlewood’s damage.

Ratnayake uncovered Sri Lanka have been contemplating India’s rocking the bowling alley designs in front of the two-Test arrangement. “It’s one of the significant things we took a gander at, the territories which they had played,” he uncovered. “It’s simply influencing the bowlers to trust that whatever their bowlers can do and alternate groups can do, we likewise can do. That conviction is something we are endeavoring to take a shot at right now.

“In batting and rocking the bowling alley, and even in the handling, the Indians demonstrated the world each place they go to is a home-from-home. I trust we can take that from the Indians. We came here with the witticism to win a Test coordinate – we are going to New Zealand, Australia and South Africa so we would love to win a Test coordinates in a nation and Australia is one of them.”

Sri Lanka, notwithstanding, have been managed a body blow before the arrangement. Nuwan Pradeep has been precluded as a result of hamstring damage and that leaves the weight on Suranga Lakmal to control the bowlers. They will likewise be putting money on Lahiru Kumara to deliver the merchandise in the immeasurably critical arrangement. “He’s an abundant young man. He’s speedy in our terms and may be snappy in your terms additionally, in light of the fact that he some of the time contacts 148kph, however he hits it at a pace of 140 on a progressively standard premise. He’s young, he needs to become familiar with more, yet when he’s ablaze it’s probably the best spells I’ve seen out of Sri Lanka for quite a while, particularly in West Indies,” Ratnayake said.

Ratnayake focused on this is Sri Lanka’s most obvious opportunity to make history particularly with the hosts battling the nonappearance of Steve Smith and David Warner. Australia’s bowlers also battled yet have had some rest after the exhausting four-Test arrangement. “I think it is unquestionably one of the better possibilities,” Ratnayake said. “An injured Australia is somewhat of a riddle in any game truly. We comprehend that and we realize that when they are injured they will be getting it done.”

Courtesy: Cricbuzz


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