The Sri Lanka Cricket Selection Committee headed by Duleep Mendis has proposed T.M. Dilshan as the Captain of the Sri Lanka Cricket team.
The Selection Committee had forwarded its proposal to receive the approval of the Sports Minister.
Dilshan, if approved by the Sports Minister, is to head the Sri Lanka Cricket team at the forthcoming English tour.
Secretary of the Sri Lanka Cricket Interim Committee, Nishantha Ranatunge has told the media that Dilshan has been appointed captain for the upcoming English tour.