SL pacer Lasith Malinga, who led them to their maiden World T20 title in 2014🎉, has decided to step down😱 as the captain of Sri Lanka after a series of injuries hampered him❌ playing a key role recently. Malinga was making a comeback from a knee injury🚑 when he suffered another breakdown during the Asia Cup😟. Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) Vice President Mohan de Silva confirmed that Malinga has offered to step down as SL captain🙆. de Silva did say that Malinga will make himself available for selections👍.
Angelo Mathews, who captains Sri Lanka's ODI and Test teams, is expected to be named as T20 captain as well😯.