Colombo. All-rounder Wanindu Hasaranga has been included in the Sri Lankan squad for the two-Test series against Bangladesh starting March 22, due to which he will miss at least the first three matches of the Indian Premier League (IPL) for Sunrisers Hyderabad. Will be able to play. .. Hasaranga has played four Test matches for Sri Lanka and announced his retirement from the longer formats in August last year to focus on white-ball cricket. But on Tuesday this 26-year-old player was selected in Sri Lanka’s 17-member squad.

The first Test will be played in Sylhet from 22 to 26 March and the second Test will be played in Chittagong from 30 March to 3 April. Sunrisers Hyderabad bought Hasaranga at a base price of Rs 1.5 crore. Only two weeks of the IPL schedule have been announced in which Sunrisers Hyderabad will face Kolkata Knight Riders on March 23, while on March 27, they will play Mumbai Indians in Hyderabad. After this, they will face Gujarat Titans on March 31. It remains to be seen whether the spinner will be available against Chennai Super Kings on April 5.