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Friday, July 21, 2017
Sri Lanka's cricket officials are expecting their captain Dinesh Chandimal to be back for the second Test match against India that gets underway in Colombo. Chandimal, who was admitted to a private hospital in Colombo Thursday night (July 20) was diagnosed with pneumonia.
VIKI
Friday, July 21, 2017
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Looking to emulate the kind of revival that took India from seventh in the ICC Test Rankings to the top in the space of two years, Sri Lanka Interim Coach Nic Pothas yesterday said that changing the culture of the team was essential in riding out the rebuilding phase that it is currently in.
WZRD
Friday, July 21, 2017
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Sri Lanka have appointed Chaminda Vaas as fast bowling coach ahead of their series against India, the cricket board announced today.
Island Cricket
Friday, July 21, 2017
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From 2011 to 2016, the average opening stand in Tests in Sri Lanka was the lowest among all countries. However, there has been a bit of a revival in 2017.
Maari
Friday, July 21, 2017
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Fast bowling coach of the Sri Lanka cricket team, Champaka Ramanayake has resigned from his post, sources said. He is reported to have tendered his resignation to the Sri Lanka Cricket Board.
Maari
Friday, July 21, 2017
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Dinesh Chandimal, the newly-appointed Sri Lanka Test captain, will miss at least the first Test against India after contracting pneumonia. Rangana Herath, who captained Sri Lanka in four Tests in the 2016-17 season, is likely to lead the side in Galle, in Chandimal's stead.
WZRD
Thursday, July 20, 2017
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The national selectors named a 14-member squad to represent Sri Lanka Cricket President’s XI against India in the two-day warm-up match at CCC grounds on 21st and 22nd July. Lahiru Thirimanne has been named captain of the side which comprises 8 batsmen, 4 fast bowlers and 2 spinners. 
WZRD
Thursday, July 20, 2017
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Sri Lanka will host India in a full tour that will consist of three Tests, five ODIs and a one-off T20I with the first Test scheduled to begin on July 26. If the England-South Africa series is drawn, then India can lose the top ranking only if they get whitewashed by Sri Lanka.
Maari
Thursday, July 20, 2017
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Sri Lanka Cricket’s efforts to get former Australian Test cricketer Dean Jones on board as a strategic consultant for the national cricket team for the current Indian series has fallen off, The Island learns. Jones was in Sri Lanka to do commentaries during the Zimba...
WZRD
Thursday, July 20, 2017
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Dean Jones to become the next Sri Lanka head coach. Earlier Sri Lanka cricket tried to approach current Bangladesh head coach and former Sri Lankan Chandika Haturusinghe to take the position but after refuse to take the role SL board approach Dean Jones for the position.
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