Asanka Gurusinha, a member of Sri Lanka’s 1996 World Cup campaign, will join Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) shortly say sources. He will join the national team ahead of the Bangladesh series as Cricket Manager while veteran Ranjit Fernando will function as Team Manager.
Gurusinha, a marketer by profession has since been domiciled in Australia for the past many years and has served as the Consultant Regional Cricket Coach for Cricket Australia.
Gura, an ultimate team man,was a hard-hitting left-handed top-order batsman. His half-century in the World Cup helped Sri Lanka win the world Cup in 1996.