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Sunday, July 23, 2017
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Rangana Herath (C), Upul Tharanga, Dimuth Karunaratne, Kusal Mendis, Angelo Mathews, Asela Gunaratne, Niroshan Dickwella, Dhananjaya de Silva, Danushka Gunathilaka, Dilruwan Perera, Suranga Lakmal, Lahiru Kumara, Vishwa Fernando, Malinda Pushpakumara, Nuwan Pradeep.
Maari
Sunday, July 23, 2017
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Batting allrounder Dhananjaya de Silva, uncapped left-arm spinner Malinda Pushpakumara, and seamer Nuwan Pradeep returned to Sri Lanka's squad for the first Test against India, in Galle. De Silva, who had been left out of the squad for the one-off Test against Zimbabwe...
Daniel Alexander
Sunday, July 23, 2017
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Kumar Sangakkara believes playing cricket at the Kia Oval is one of the best experiences possible in the career of a cricketer. Surrey’s former Sri Lankan batsman has had a long and glittering career in the game but still insists that it’s hard to match playing at the Kia Oval.
Maari
Sunday, July 23, 2017
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It’s a question Sanath Jayasuriya has had to field numerous times in his stints as chairman of the national selection panel: Where is Sri Lankan cricket headed? The answers have often come in various different words, but the one underlying theme has been that of patience, of giving the young...
Short-Leg
Sunday, July 23, 2017
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The BCB will not extend Thilan Samaraweera's contract as Bangladesh's batting consultant beyond the Champions Trophy, the board's chief executive Nizamuddin Chowdhury has said. Samaraweera was appointed in September last year and was given an extension till the Champions Trophy this year...
Short-Leg
Sunday, July 23, 2017
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Sri Lanka have recalled batsman Dhananjaya de Silva, left-arm spinner Malinda Pushpakumara and seamer Nuwan Pradeep for the three-match Test series against India. Out from the squad are skipper Dinesh Chandimal and leftarmer Lakshan Sandakan who bowls the chinaman.
AmilaSaman
Sunday, July 23, 2017
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Kulasekara is a key member of the Sri Lanka side. Over the years, he hasbeen effective with his nagging line and length, and ability to swing the ball both ways.
Maari
Sunday, July 23, 2017
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“It is never easy playing Sri Lanka in Sri Lanka,” Kohli said after the team arrived in Colombo for their first full series against their South Asian neighbour in eight years. The sides will play three Tests, five one-day internationals and one T20 in what is their first series involving all three..
Daniel Alexander
Sunday, July 23, 2017
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As the oft-quoted hackneyed saying goes, Sri Lanka ‘snatched victory from the jaws of defeat’ against Zimbabwe by 4 wickets in the single Test match. However, in mitigation it should be noted the Zimbabweans just did not enjoy the rub of the green..
Daniel Alexander
Saturday, July 22, 2017
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What an evening it was. Indeed the gala ceremony held at Nelum Pokuna, on Wednesday, crowning Nipun Ransika of P. de S. Kularatne Maha Vidyalaya, the Dialog 4G-the Sunday Times Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year 2017, was an truly awesome.
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