Minister of Tourism and Sports Navin Dissanayake has approved the 12- member Sri Lankan Netball Team for the Netball World Cup Sydney 2015 from August 1 to 16 in Australia.
The approved team will include experienced players Thisala Tharani Algama, Dharshika Lakmali Abeywickrama, Hasitha Lakmali Mendis, K.B.K Semini Alwis, H.K.G.G Amarawansa, Thilini Wattegedara, U G Sureka Kumari, Nirosha Paiwa, Deepika Dharshani Abekoon, C.S.W Jayasooriya, Gayani Dissanayaka and P.A Viraji Chamarika.
J.K.K. Jayaweera, P Asvini and Venija Paramalingam have been named as standby players.
The Official contingent, managed by Mrs. Olivia Gamage will also include Mrs. Deepthi Alwis (Coach), Mrs. Tamara Liyanage (Asst. Coach) Ms. P D D N Prasadi (Bench Official) and Dr. Lal Ekanayake.