Shenal Dias to lead Lanka Under-20 team
Aug 10, 2010 8:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
Peterite flanker Shenal Dias will lead the Sri Lanka Under-20 team which will take part in the Asian Youth Rugby Championships which will be worked off in Bangkok, Thailand from August 22 to 28, 2010.
Dias who also represented the country at last year’s Youth Rugby Asiad in Hong Kong had an excellent season for the champion St Peter’s team and is a utility player who could either play as a flanker, number eight or lock forward.
Kingswood full back and skipper Rajitha Sansoni who too enjoyed a fine season has been picked as the Vice Captain. Sansoni who too represented the country at last year’s Youth Rugby Asiad is an attacking full back who scored many tries this season and also excelled with his safe collections and booming kicks to touch.