The island nation has been and not using a full-time head coach since South African Mickey Arthur stepped down late final yr.
“I’m very excited to be on board with Sri Lanka and I can not wait to recover from to Colombo and get began,” Silverwood mentioned in an SLC assertion.
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“They have a talented and passionate group of players and I am really looking forward to meeting up with the players and coaching staff very soon.”
Silverwood stepped down from his England place in February after the workforce misplaced the 5-take a look at Ashes collection in Australia 4-0.
His first task with the Sri Lankan workforce shall be a two-take a look at collection in Bangladesh subsequent month.