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One off T20I: Can Sri Lanka stop ruthless India?

05 Sep 2017 - 0     - 2585

India would aim to cap off their super successful Sri Lanka tour with another ruthless victory in the one-off T20 international on Wednesday.  


Tharanga opts out of Test cricket

04 Sep 2017 - 1     - 2483

National limited-over skipper Upul Tharanga has decided to pull out of Test cricket for six months in order to concentrate on white-ball cricket.


India sweeps series 5-0,

03 Sep 2017 - 2     - 3802

Skipper Virat Kohli scored his 30th one-day international century to lead India to victory in the fifth and final one-day match on Sunday as the visitors won by six wickets to complete a 5-0 whitewa




Will assess future after the series-Malinga

01 Sep 2017 - 3     - 3276

Slinger Lasith Malinga will assess his future in international cricket after the current limited overs series against India. He said he will call it quits the moment his performance drops.



Sri Lanka's woes continue as India thrash Sri Lanka

30 Aug 2017 - 1     - 4245

Seamer Lasith Malinga believes the team will have to toughen up and execute better if it wants to compete against India in an ODI series the hosts trail 3-0 with two games left.


Extra security for 4th ODI

30 Aug 2017 - 0     - 1827

Sri Lanka will deploy extra security for their fourth one-day international against India on Thursday to avoid further crowd trouble.  


Hope springs for Holder as Windies shock England

30 Aug 2017 - 0     - 1108

West Indies captain Jason Holder said he had never lost belief in his side after they vindicated his faith with a stunning five-wicket win over England in the second Test at Headingley.


Bangladesh stun Australia for historic Test win

30 Aug 2017 - 0     - 1361

DHAKA AFP Aug30, 2017: Bangladesh registered their first ever win over Australia in Test cricket, beating Steve Smith's men by 20 runs in a thrilling opening game in Dhaka on Wednesday.


SLC to probe Kapugedara after his decision to bat first

30 Aug 2017 - 1     - 3464

Sri Lanka Cricket has decided to hold an inquiry against Chamara Kapugedara—the stand in skipper for the third ODI Pallekele after  he had  gone against the team’s decision&nbs


Sri Lanka cricket selectors resign

29 Aug 2017 - 2     - 6509


Lasith Malinga to lead Sri Lanka in fourth ODI

29 Aug 2017 - 1     - 5488

Misfiring seamer Lasith Malinga has been handed the captaincy for the fourth ODI against India after doubts remain over the fitness of stand-in skipper Chamara Kapugedara who led Sri Lanka in the th


Sri Lankan cricket losses and the wider Sri Lankan story

29 Aug 2017 - 0     - 1831

Simmering fan dissatisfaction exploded in the Pallekele cricket grounds on Sunday night -- certainly it was not a pleasant thing to see. The India-Sri Lanka third ODI was disrupted by bottle-tossing


SLC to increase security for remainder of the series

28 Aug 2017 - 1     - 1534

Sri Lanka Cricket has decided to beef up security for the remainder of the series after spectators’ trouble at the third ODI in Pallekele on Sunday. Angry spectators threw objects to the groun


Chandimal rules out with hairline fracture

27 Aug 2017 - 0     - 1979

Dinesh Chandimal has been ruled out of the rest of thefive-match ODI series against India after he suffered a hairline fracture on his right thumb.


India seals series after Sharma ton; Spectators hold up play

27 Aug 2017 - 0     - 3710

Rohit Sharma scored his maiden hundred in Sri Lanka after Jasprit Bumrah claimed his maiden five wicket haul in international cricket as India thrashed Sri Lanka by six wickets to win their third st


THE STARK TRUTH

27 Aug 2017 - 4     - 14319


Kapugedara to lead after Tharanga ban, Chandimal, Thirimanna call-up

25 Aug 2017 - 1     - 3913

Test skipper Dinesh Chandimal has been recalled to the ODI side to replace skipper Upul Tharanga who has received a two-match suspension for slow overate during the second ODI in Pallekele on Thursd


Fear of failure is hurting Sri Lanka

24 Aug 2017 - 0     - 3334

Former Sri Lanka skipper turned Coach Mahela Jayawardene says the fear of failure is one of the main reason for Sri Lanka’s current slide in international cricket.


Pothas 'happy' with everything

23 Aug 2017 - 3     - 2254

Interim coach  Nic Pothas who was critical of team selection following Sunday’s heavy defeat in the first ODI against India said that he was happy with the situation of the team.  


Bhuvaneswar Kumar’s maiden half-ton leads India victory after Dananjaya’s dream spell

23 Aug 2017 - 4     - 5053

Akila Dananjaya’s career-best 6-54 was in vain as India beat Sri Lanka by three wickets in their second one-day international to go 2-0 up in the five-match series on Thursday.  


Pakistan to host World XI, Sri Lanka and West Indies

22 Aug 2017 - 1     - 1727

Pakistan Monday announced the return of international cricket to its soil, with three separate sides scheduled to visit after years of isolation over security concerns.  



Disappointed fans booed cricketers

20 Aug 2017 - 0     - 2477

Disappointed fans in Dambulla held up the Sri Lankan cricket team’s bus on Sunday evening after hosts suffered a humiliating nine wicket defeat in the five-match ODI series.  


Sri Lanka Cricket ready with domestic format

20 Aug 2017 - 0     - 2599

As calls for an urgent revamp of domestic cricket increase following Sri Lanka’s 3-0 capitulation against India at home, Sri Lanka Cricket says the proposed four-team super-provincial cricket to


Dhawan, Kohli lead Sri Lanka rout

20 Aug 2017 - 1     - 7119


It's not the time to experiment-Kohli

19 Aug 2017 - 0     - 1760

While Sri Lanka struggles to make a direct entry to the 2019 World Cup, neighboring India has set their site in reaching the finals. At the pre-match press conference ahead of the five-match ODI ser


Sri Lanka must win two matches against India for direct World Cup entry

18 Aug 2017 - 2     - 2788

?   Sri Lanka will look to seal a direct qualification for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 during the upcoming five-match home series against India which commences in Dambulla on Sunday.