Island Cricket - Home of the Sri Lankan Cricket Fan https://island-cricket.com/rss.xml Home of the Sri Lanka cricket fan en Sri Lanka Playing XI against Zimbabwe https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-playing-xi-against-zimbabwe <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/dsc_1873.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Wanindu Hasaranga also made a comeback, interestingly by replacing his own brother Chaturanga, and is expected to form a spin bowling thread with Akila Dananjaya. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-playing-xi-against-zimbabwe#comments Tue, 16 Jan 2018 08:44:15 +0000 Pushpendraalbe 58657 at https://island-cricket.com Was Sanga-Mahela Committee Only A Show Off From Dayasiri? https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/was-sanga-mahela-committee-only-show-off-from-dayasiri <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/images_2_65.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Forget about the past. Is it possible that Sumathipala can implement Mahela and Sangakkara in Sri Lanka cricket right now? The circumstances says a clear no. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/was-sanga-mahela-committee-only-show-off-from-dayasiri#comments Tue, 16 Jan 2018 01:36:48 +0000 Pushpendraalbe 58656 at https://island-cricket.com Thurstan takes first innings lead over Sebastians on day one https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/thurstan-takes-first-innings-lead-over-sebastians-on-day-one <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/wla_9396.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Six matches in the Singer Schools U-19 Division 1 two-day cricket tournament 2017/18 were conducted today around the island. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/thurstan-takes-first-innings-lead-over-sebastians-on-day-one#comments Inter-School Cricket Thurstan College Mon, 15 Jan 2018 17:48:03 +0000 Kanishka 58655 at https://island-cricket.com Lucky of lucky (lakmal) https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/lucky-of-lucky-lakmal <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/lucky-of-lucky-lakmal#comments Mon, 15 Jan 2018 17:45:55 +0000 kcZedan 58654 at https://island-cricket.com Sanath Jayasuriya Undergoes Successful Knee Surgery (Photo) https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sanath-jayasuriya-undergoes-successful-knee-surgery-photo <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/fb_img_1516037101991.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Legendary former Sri Lanka Player Sanath Jayasuriya underwent a successful knee surgery in Melbourne recently. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sanath-jayasuriya-undergoes-successful-knee-surgery-photo#comments Mon, 15 Jan 2018 17:38:36 +0000 Pushpendraalbe 58653 at https://island-cricket.com Shakib, Tamim lead Bangladesh to victory in Tri-Series opener https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/shakib-tamim-lead-bangladesh-to-victory-in-tri-series-opener <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/shakib-al-hasan-1.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bangladesh registered an 8-wicket victory against Zimbabwe in the opening match of the Tri-National series, at the Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/shakib-tamim-lead-bangladesh-to-victory-in-tri-series-opener#comments St. Moritz Ice Cricket 2018 Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Mon, 15 Jan 2018 13:41:30 +0000 Maari 58652 at https://island-cricket.com Sri Lanka Formally Invites Bangladesh for Nidahas Trophy https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-formally-invites-bangladesh-for-nidahas-trophy <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/sri_lankan_white-ball_captain_angelo_mathews_with_bangladesh_t20i_and_test_captain_shakib_al_hasan_a_184545.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The fixture will see the 3 countries playing seven (7) T20s in Colombo at the R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium from the 8th to 20th of March 2018. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-formally-invites-bangladesh-for-nidahas-trophy#comments Independence Cup 2018 Mon, 15 Jan 2018 10:31:35 +0000 Pushpendraalbe 58651 at https://island-cricket.com Savin Perera : A Sri Lanka born, playing for England in U19 World Cup https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/savin-perera-sri-lanka-born-playing-for-england-in-u19-world-cup <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/img_20180115_121811.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Savin Perera, A Sri Lanka born, playing for England in U19 World Cup. He opened the innings against Namibia. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/savin-perera-sri-lanka-born-playing-for-england-in-u19-world-cup#comments Savin Perera Mon, 15 Jan 2018 07:19:14 +0000 Pushpendraalbe 58650 at https://island-cricket.com 2nd Match in the Tri-Series in bangladesh https://island-cricket.com/blogs/srilankacricket/mrx/2nd-match-in-the-tri-series-in-bangladesh <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p><u><strong><em>My XI from this Best possible Sri&nbsp;lankan&nbsp;Squad-</em></strong></u><br /> 1 .Danushka Gunathilika<br /> 2.&nbsp;Niroshan&nbsp;Dickwella&nbsp;(Wk)</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p><a href="https://island-cricket.com/blogs/srilankacricket/mrx/2nd-match-in-the-tri-series-in-bangladesh" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://island-cricket.com/blogs/srilankacricket/mrx/2nd-match-in-the-tri-series-in-bangladesh#comments ICC SLC undefined Mon, 15 Jan 2018 02:59:18 +0000 Mr.X 58649 at https://island-cricket.com Inter-Club Cricket: Team bowled out for 36 runs, one bowler concedes all the runs https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/premier-league-inter-club-cricket-tier-b-team-bowled-out-for-36-runs-one-bowler <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/stumps-11.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> On Saturday during a domestic game in Sri Lanka‘s Tier B tournament, a bizarre incident happened. Panadura Sports Club were playing Sri Lanka Air Force Sports Club in a 3-day game in Panadura. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/premier-league-inter-club-cricket-tier-b-team-bowled-out-for-36-runs-one-bowler#comments Domestic Cricket Panadura Sports Club SLC Major Tournament Mon, 15 Jan 2018 00:45:37 +0000 Maari 58648 at https://island-cricket.com Premier League Inter-Club Cricket – Tier B: All matches drawn https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/premier-league-inter-club-cricket-tier-b-all-matches-drawn <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/o8njn8_2.png" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> All matches in the SLC Premier League Inter-Club Tier ‘B’ cricket tournament ended in draws yesterday. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/premier-league-inter-club-cricket-tier-b-all-matches-drawn#comments Domestic Cricket SLC Major Tournament Mon, 15 Jan 2018 00:40:20 +0000 Maari 58647 at https://island-cricket.com Chilaw Marians fourth win; twin tons for Lahiru Milantha https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/chilaw-marians-fourth-win-twin-tons-for-lahiru-milantha <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/z_p15-chilaw1.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ragama CC’s left-hand top order batsman Lahiru Milantha scored a century in each innings against Moors SC in their SLC Premier League Inter-Club cricket match that ended in a draw at Braybrooke Place </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/chilaw-marians-fourth-win-twin-tons-for-lahiru-milantha#comments Chilaw Marians Domestic Cricket Lahiru Milantha Premier League First-Class Tournament 2017-18 Ragama CC SLC Major League Tier A Tournament Mon, 15 Jan 2018 00:38:19 +0000 Maari 58646 at https://island-cricket.com 700 wickets and 7000 runs Dilruwan reaches milestone in first class cricket https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/700-wickets-and-7000-runs-dilruwan-reaches-milestone-in-first-class-cricket <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/dilruwan-perera.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Colts skipper Dilruwan Perera passed the magical milestone of completing 700 wickets and 7000 runs in first class cricket and was instrumental in leading Colts to their first win of the season when th </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/700-wickets-and-7000-runs-dilruwan-reaches-milestone-in-first-class-cricket#comments Colts CC Dilruwan Perera Domestic Cricket Premier League First-Class Tournament 2017-18 SLC Major League Tier A Tournament Sun, 14 Jan 2018 23:14:42 +0000 WZRD 58645 at https://island-cricket.com Bangladesh no longer one or two-player team: Hathurusingha https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/bangladesh-no-longer-one-or-two-player-team-hathurusingha <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/prv_15159359611.jpeg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sri Lanka coach Chandika Hathurusingha believes that his stint with Bangladesh will hardly have any major impact in the tri-nation series as the hosts are well aware of the way he operates. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/bangladesh-no-longer-one-or-two-player-team-hathurusingha#comments Chandika Hathurusingha Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Sun, 14 Jan 2018 15:12:33 +0000 Maari 58644 at https://island-cricket.com Hathurusingha plays it cool on Mirpur return https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/hathurusingha-plays-it-cool-on-mirpur-return <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/271732.5.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The teams set to start the tri-series on Monday are Bangladesh and Zimbabwe but much of the focus at the Shere Bangla National Stadium on Sunday was on Chandika Hathurusingha who returned to Mirpur af </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/hathurusingha-plays-it-cool-on-mirpur-return#comments Chandika Hathurusingha Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Sun, 14 Jan 2018 14:44:24 +0000 WZRD 58643 at https://island-cricket.com Kusal Mendis disappointed for missing tour against India https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/kusal-mendis-disappointed-for-missing-tour-against-india <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/20180114164839.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The 22-year old Kusal Mendis is a great prospect forSri Lanka. To score three test hundreds at such a young age is no easy task. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/kusal-mendis-disappointed-for-missing-tour-against-india#comments Sun, 14 Jan 2018 11:20:40 +0000 Maari 58642 at https://island-cricket.com U19 WC Wrap: Sri Lanka with a convincing win over Ireland https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/u19-wc-wrap-sri-lanka-with-convincing-win-over-ireland <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/imagefield_default_images/defaultthumbnail.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Skipper Kaminu Mendis&#039;s all-round show and opener Dhananjaya Lakshan&#039;s unbeaten century propelled Sri Lanka to a convincing seven-wicket win over Ireland to kick start their campaign. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/u19-wc-wrap-sri-lanka-with-convincing-win-over-ireland#comments Sun, 14 Jan 2018 11:18:08 +0000 Maari 58641 at https://island-cricket.com Graeme Creamer backs all the three teams to win tri-series https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/graeme-creamer-backs-all-the-three-teams-to-win-tri-series <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/20180114164050.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe have experienced similar fortunes in the recent past.Sri Lanka haven’t had much to cheer either as they slumped to series drubbings at the hands of India. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/graeme-creamer-backs-all-the-three-teams-to-win-tri-series#comments Sun, 14 Jan 2018 11:14:24 +0000 Maari 58640 at https://island-cricket.com Lakshan, Mendis steer Sri Lanka to seven-wicket win https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/lakshan-mendis-steer-sri-lanka-to-seven-wicket-win <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/imagefield_default_images/defaultthumbnail.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Dhananjaya Lakshan&#039;s 120-ball 101 and captainKamindu Mendis&#039; all-round show took Sri Lanka to aseven-wicket win over Ireland in the rain-reduced 48-over Under-19 World Cup match in Whangarei </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/lakshan-mendis-steer-sri-lanka-to-seven-wicket-win#comments Sun, 14 Jan 2018 11:09:32 +0000 Maari 58639 at https://island-cricket.com Most runs in a calendar year https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/most-runs-in-calendar-year <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/most-runs-in-calendar-year#comments Sun, 14 Jan 2018 08:50:23 +0000 kcZedan 58638 at https://island-cricket.com ශ්‍රී ලංකාව හා අයර්ලන්තය අතර 19න් පහළ ලෝක කුසලාන තරඟය. https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/19 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/19#comments Sun, 14 Jan 2018 08:18:26 +0000 kcZedan 58637 at https://island-cricket.com Lakshan century sees Sri Lanka home https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/lakshan-century-sees-sri-lanka-home <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/lakshan_0.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> On winning the toss in their Group D opener, Ireland captain Harry Tector declared that he wanted his team to post a tall total and put scoreboard pressure on Sri Lanka. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/lakshan-century-sees-sri-lanka-home#comments Dhananjaya Lakshan ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2018 Kamindu Mendis Sri Lanka U19 Sun, 14 Jan 2018 06:17:13 +0000 WZRD 58636 at https://island-cricket.com No Test vacancies for Asela Gunaratne and Kaushal Silva https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/no-test-vacancies-for-asela-gunaratne-and-kaushal-silva <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/sst.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Seamer Suranga Lakmal was yesterday named the vice-captain of the Test side for the two-match series against Bangladesh later this month. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/no-test-vacancies-for-asela-gunaratne-and-kaushal-silva#comments Asela Gunaratne Kaushal Silva SLC Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Sun, 14 Jan 2018 02:36:54 +0000 Sujan 58635 at https://island-cricket.com Former colleagues turn into opponents https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/former-colleagues-turn-into-opponents <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/20180114063340.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> All the three head coaches of the sides were colleagues, working together for Bangladesh even two and a half years ago </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/former-colleagues-turn-into-opponents#comments Sun, 14 Jan 2018 01:04:47 +0000 Maari 58634 at https://island-cricket.com Thilan Samaraweera to be appointed SL Asstistant Coach https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/thilan-samaraweera-to-be-appointed-sl-asstistant-coach <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/images_2_64.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thilan Samaraweera is all sent to be appointed as New Asstistant Coach of Sri Lanka team. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/thilan-samaraweera-to-be-appointed-sl-asstistant-coach#comments Sun, 14 Jan 2018 00:33:42 +0000 Pushpendraalbe 58633 at https://island-cricket.com Overlapping school cricket plans by SLC and MoE https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/overlapping-school-cricket-plans-by-slc-and-moe <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/for-st-ii-lead.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The futuristic and timely schools cricket development programme was launched last week under the auspices of the Ministry of Education (MoE), but sans the customary pomp and pageant. At a juncture </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/overlapping-school-cricket-plans-by-slc-and-moe#comments SLC Sat, 13 Jan 2018 20:41:35 +0000 WZRD 58632 at https://island-cricket.com Pothas refuses to travel to Bangladesh https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/pothas-refuses-to-travel-to-bangladesh <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/cricket-sri-ind-odi_190f0706-87ff-11e7-b7bc-fa1568cb40f1.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Nic Pothas who was Sri Lanka’s interim head coach after Graham Ford stepped down in June has refused to travel to Bangladesh with the national team after Sri Lanka Cricket turned down his request to b </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/pothas-refuses-to-travel-to-bangladesh#comments Nic Pothas Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Sat, 13 Jan 2018 20:35:42 +0000 WZRD 58631 at https://island-cricket.com Disappointed to have missed India tour: Kusal Mendis https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/disappointed-to-have-missed-india-tour-kusal-mendis <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/prv_1509952855.jpeg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> &quot;I would have loved the opportunity to play against world&#039;s number one ranked team. I loved the challenge against the likes of Ravichadran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja during the home series. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/disappointed-to-have-missed-india-tour-kusal-mendis#comments Kusal Mendis Sat, 13 Jan 2018 20:26:11 +0000 WZRD 58630 at https://island-cricket.com Hathurusingha did right thing by choosing Sri Lanka - Streak https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/hathurusingha-did-right-thing-by-choosing-sri-lanka <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/1-2.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> “I wasn’t here but obviously, at the end of the day, Chandika is a Sri Lankan. The opportunity to coach your own country is always a big thing. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/hathurusingha-did-right-thing-by-choosing-sri-lanka#comments Chandika Hathurusingha Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Sat, 13 Jan 2018 14:51:49 +0000 WZRD 58629 at https://island-cricket.com Sri Lanka arrive Dhaka https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-arrive-dhaka <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/imagefield_default_images/defaultthumbnail.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> For a month long tour,Sri Lanka national cricket team has arrived Bangladesh on Saturday. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-arrive-dhaka#comments Sat, 13 Jan 2018 13:08:08 +0000 Maari 58628 at https://island-cricket.com 39 Sri Lanka players in IPL Auction https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/39-sri-lanka-players-in-ipl-auction <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/download_1_18.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Other than Malinga and Mathews, Niroshan Dickwella, Thisara Perera, Kusal Perera, Asela Gunaratne and Seekuge Prasanna have also been registered for the auction. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/39-sri-lanka-players-in-ipl-auction#comments Sat, 13 Jan 2018 12:50:09 +0000 Pushpendraalbe 58627 at https://island-cricket.com Preview: Sri Lanka U19 v Ireland U19 https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/preview-sri-lanka-u19-v-ireland-u19 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/gettyimages-9027990461.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> After the closely contested Group D opener between Afghanistan and Pakistan, the second clash between Ireland and Sri Lanka at the Cobham Oval in Whangarei on Sunday (14 January) has a lot to match up </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/preview-sri-lanka-u19-v-ireland-u19#comments ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2018 Sri Lanka U19 Sat, 13 Jan 2018 12:36:16 +0000 Jagath Perera 58626 at https://island-cricket.com On Muttiah Muralitharan - an Englishman's appreciation https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/586250113/on-muttiah-muralitharan-an-englishmans-appreciation <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-ic-news-photo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/icnews/091h658ki.jpg" alt="On Muttiah Muralitharan - an Englishman&#039;s appreciation" title="On Muttiah Muralitharan - an Englishman&#039;s appreciation" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>British cricket writer Gary Naylor on Sri Lankan legend Muttiah Muralitharan </p> <p><a href="https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/586250113/on-muttiah-muralitharan-an-englishmans-appreciation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/586250113/on-muttiah-muralitharan-an-englishmans-appreciation#comments Muttiah Muralitharan Sat, 13 Jan 2018 10:56:15 +0000 Island Cricket 58625 at https://island-cricket.com Sri Lanka name Dhananjaya in Test squad; Lakmal named vice-captain https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-name-dhananjaya-in-test-squad-lakmal-named-vice-captain <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/prv_15158206631.jpeg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sri Lanka have named offspinner Akila Dhananjaya in the 16-member squad for the two-match Test series against Bangladesh that gets underway later this month. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-name-dhananjaya-in-test-squad-lakmal-named-vice-captain#comments Dhananjaya de Silva Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Suranga Lakmal Sat, 13 Jan 2018 07:00:32 +0000 Maari 58624 at https://island-cricket.com Sri Lanka Test squad for series against Bangladesh https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/lakmal-named-sri-lankas-test-vice-captain <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/lak_8.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Dinesh Chandimal (capt), Dimuth Karunaratne, Angelo Mathews, Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Mendis, Dhananjaya de Silva, Niroshan Dickwella (wk), Roshen Silva, Rangana Herath, Suranga Lakmal (vice-captai </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/lakmal-named-sri-lankas-test-vice-captain#comments Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Suranga Lakmal Sat, 13 Jan 2018 05:23:37 +0000 Daniel Alexander 58623 at https://island-cricket.com Sri Lanka cricketers depart for Bangladesh https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/sri-lanka-cricketers-depart-for-bangladesh <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/sri-lanka-cricketers-depart-for-bangladesh#comments Angelo Mathews Asela Gunaratne Chandika Hathurusingha Dinesh Chandimal Kusal Mendis Kusal Perera SLC Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Thisara Perera Upul Tharanga Sat, 13 Jan 2018 05:22:42 +0000 Sujan 58622 at https://island-cricket.com Fit Again Dhananjaya De Silva ready for Bangladesh Tests https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/fit-again-dhananjaya-de-silva-ready-for-bangladesh-tests <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/images_5_28.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Now he has fully recovered and was practicing with the ODI squad as well. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/fit-again-dhananjaya-de-silva-ready-for-bangladesh-tests#comments Dhananjaya de Silva Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Sat, 13 Jan 2018 04:27:59 +0000 Pushpendraalbe 58621 at https://island-cricket.com Sri Lanka Team Takes blessings before Deaparture for Bangladesh (Photo Album) https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-team-takes-blessings-before-deaparture-for-bangladesh-photo-album <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/jdk_6969.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Before the departure for Bangladesh for a tri series followed by two tests and two T20Is, Sri Lanka team gathered at the board headquarter yesterday for the official photograph and religious ceremony. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-team-takes-blessings-before-deaparture-for-bangladesh-photo-album#comments Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Sat, 13 Jan 2018 01:32:56 +0000 Pushpendraalbe 58620 at https://island-cricket.com A legacy of unprofessionalism? https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/legacy-of-unprofessionalism <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/7p9h54012.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> He is a coach feted for his planning and professionalism, but on the evidence of his exit, only the former can be true, and that too when it comes to his own coaching career. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/legacy-of-unprofessionalism#comments Chandika Hathurusingha SLC Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Sat, 13 Jan 2018 01:06:34 +0000 Maari 58619 at https://island-cricket.com Five shocking international cricket defeats in 2017 https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/five-shocking-international-cricket-defeats-in-2017 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/z_p12-five1.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cricket has always been a game of uncertainty. The year 2017 turned out to be another great year in the history of the game. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/five-shocking-international-cricket-defeats-in-2017#comments SLC Sat, 13 Jan 2018 01:01:15 +0000 Maari 58618 at https://island-cricket.com Inter-Club Cricket: Pathirana, Milantha score centuries https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sachith-pathirana-scores-career-best-168 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/20180113062441.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sachith Pathirana of CCC scored a career best 168 off 118 balls with 18 fours and 8 sixes against Bloomfield in their SLC Premier League Inter-Club cricket match played at Reid Avenue yesterday. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sachith-pathirana-scores-career-best-168#comments CCC Domestic Cricket Lahiru Milantha Premier League First-Class Tournament 2017-18 Ragama CC Sachith Pathirana SLC Major League Tier A Tournament SLC Major Tournament Sat, 13 Jan 2018 00:58:32 +0000 Maari 58617 at https://island-cricket.com Mathews confident of putting things back on track https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/mathews-confident-of-putting-things-back-on-track <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/1780589734di-p20-13-01-re-tas-4.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Having taken over the reins of Sri Lanka’s ODI and T-20 team again, captain Angelo Mathews was confident of a good showing during the tour of Bangladesh. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/mathews-confident-of-putting-things-back-on-track#comments Angelo Mathews Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Fri, 12 Jan 2018 23:14:46 +0000 WZRD 58616 at https://island-cricket.com Sri Lanka leave for Bangladesh with renewed hope https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-leave-for-bangladesh-with-renewed-hope <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/prv_15157771711.jpeg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> After a disappointing 2017, Sri Lanka leave for Bangladesh with renewed hope having taken several steps to address the rapid decline. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-leave-for-bangladesh-with-renewed-hope#comments Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Fri, 12 Jan 2018 19:22:08 +0000 Neil Weerasekara 58615 at https://island-cricket.com තිසර පෙරේරාගෙන් ශතකයක් https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket-78 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket-78#comments Thisara Perera ශ්රී ලංකා ක්රිකට් Fri, 12 Jan 2018 17:29:06 +0000 kcZedan 58614 at https://island-cricket.com Manula Perera lifts Royal College https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/manula-perera-lifts-royal-colleg <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/tp-14.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Five matches in the Singer Schools’ U-19 Division 1 two-day cricket tournament 2017/18 were conducted today around the island. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/manula-perera-lifts-royal-colleg#comments Inter-School Cricket Manula Perera Royal College Fri, 12 Jan 2018 16:49:27 +0000 Kanishka 58613 at https://island-cricket.com උපුල්ගේ අපතේ ගිය ලකුණු 1000 https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/1000 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/1000#comments Upul Tharanga ශ්රී ලංකා ක්රිකට් Fri, 12 Jan 2018 15:49:48 +0000 kcZedan 58612 at https://island-cricket.com Highest T20 total https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/highest-t20-total-0 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/highest-t20-total-0#comments Kumar Sangakkara Lasith Malinga Mahela Jayawardena Sanath Jayasuriya SLC Tillakaratne Dilshan Fri, 12 Jan 2018 15:42:05 +0000 kcZedan 58611 at https://island-cricket.com Sri Lanka arrive in Bangladesh tomorrow https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lankan-arrive-in-bangladesh-tomorrow <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/72h28948.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sri Lanka cricket team, led by Angelo Mathews, will arrive in Dhaka on Saturday to take part in a triangular series scheduled to begin on Monday at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium (SBNCS) in Mi </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lankan-arrive-in-bangladesh-tomorrow#comments Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Fri, 12 Jan 2018 15:37:06 +0000 Short-Leg 58610 at https://island-cricket.com Interview with uncapped pacer Shehan Madushanka https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/shehan-madushanka-talks-about-his-cricketing-roots-and-bowling-speeds <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/shehan-madushanka-talks-about-his-cricketing-roots-and-bowling-speeds#comments Chandika Hathurusingha Shehan Madushanka Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 ශ්රී ලංකා ක්රිකට් Fri, 12 Jan 2018 15:13:26 +0000 AmilaSaman 58609 at https://island-cricket.com Sri Lanka skipper Mathews looks ahead to the tri-nation tournament in Bangladesh https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/we-are-confident-of-winning-the-series-in-bangladesh-mathews <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/we-are-confident-of-winning-the-series-in-bangladesh-mathews#comments Angelo Mathews Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Fri, 12 Jan 2018 15:11:24 +0000 AmilaSaman 58608 at https://island-cricket.com Samaraweera on Sri Lanka's preparation for tri-series in Bangladesh https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/last-two-weeks-all-batsmen-prepared-mentally-thilan-samaraweera <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/last-two-weeks-all-batsmen-prepared-mentally-thilan-samaraweera#comments Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Thilan Samaraweera Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 ශ්රී ලංකා ක්රිකට් Fri, 12 Jan 2018 15:10:31 +0000 AmilaSaman 58607 at https://island-cricket.com Sri Lanka sports ministry slow to act on former players' report https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sports-ministry-slow-to-act-on-former-sl-players-report <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/65188m51.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The committee handed over its report to the Sports Ministry in mid-December, and has not heard from the Ministry since. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sports-ministry-slow-to-act-on-former-sl-players-report#comments Dayasiri Jayasekara Domestic Cricket Kumar Sangakkara Mahela Jayawardena SLC Thilanga Sumathipala Fri, 12 Jan 2018 14:08:25 +0000 WZRD 58606 at https://island-cricket.com Sri Lanka and Bangladesh poised for test of strength with Zimbabwe breathing down https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-and-bangladesh-poised-for-test-of-strength-with-zimbabwe-breathing-do <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/092k47k.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The tri-nation ODI series featuring Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Zimbabwe, from January 15 to 27 will generate keen interest. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-and-bangladesh-poised-for-test-of-strength-with-zimbabwe-breathing-do#comments Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Fri, 12 Jan 2018 13:57:40 +0000 Maari 58605 at https://island-cricket.com SLC snubs umpires from domestic cricket without reason https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/slc-snub-two-umpires-from-domestic-cricket-without-proper-reason <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/0images-4-3.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sri Lanka Cricket Board (SLC) has snubbed two umpires from upcoming fixtures without a proper reason. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/slc-snub-two-umpires-from-domestic-cricket-without-proper-reason#comments SLC Fri, 12 Jan 2018 04:18:00 +0000 Pushpendraalbe 58604 at https://island-cricket.com Suhanga Wijewardena's ton leads Nalanda to victory https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/suhanga-wijewardena-s-ton-leads-nalanda-to-victory <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/tp-17.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Five matches in the Singer Schools U-19 Division 1 two-day cricket tournament 2017/18 were conducted today around the island. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/suhanga-wijewardena-s-ton-leads-nalanda-to-victory#comments Inter-School Cricket Nalanda College SLC Suhanga Wijewardena Fri, 12 Jan 2018 03:41:34 +0000 Kanishka 58603 at https://island-cricket.com පුහුණුවේදී තිසරගෙන් ශතකයක්‌ https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket-295 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/330397k3.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> මැතිව්ස්‌ගේ පිල වෙනුවෙන් තිසර පෙරේරා අංක පහ පිතිකරු ලෙස පැමිණ පන්දු 91 කදී හයේ පහර පහක්‌ සහ හතරේ පහර දහයක්‌ සමග ලකුණු 119 ක්‌ද, නිරෝෂන් දික්‌වැල්ල ලකුණු 56 ක්‌ද, ලබා ගත්තේය. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket-295#comments Thisara Perera Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 ශ්රී ලංකා ක්රිකට් Fri, 12 Jan 2018 02:46:38 +0000 AmilaSaman 58602 at https://island-cricket.com U19 World Cup: Sri Lanka's second warm-up match rained out https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/icc-u-19-wc-second-sri-lanka-warm-up-match-washed-out-by-rain <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/00528m3.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The warm-up matches ahead of the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2018 were washed out for a second straight day as it continued to pour across Christchurch. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/icc-u-19-wc-second-sri-lanka-warm-up-match-washed-out-by-rain#comments ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2018 Fri, 12 Jan 2018 01:01:33 +0000 Maari 58601 at https://island-cricket.com Russel Arnold among commentators for U19 WC https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/russel-arnold-among-galaxy-of-commentators <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/18u0021.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The ICC has lined up a list of commentators who will call the shots during the ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup 2018 featuring legends of the game and some of the finest cricket broadcasters from around </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/russel-arnold-among-galaxy-of-commentators#comments ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2018 Russel Arnold Fri, 12 Jan 2018 01:00:37 +0000 Maari 58600 at https://island-cricket.com Despite Spending Millions on Staff, Sri Lanka U19 Team Still Without Sponsor https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/despite-spending-millions-on-staff-sri-lanka-u19-team-still-without-sponsor <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/img-20180110-wa0011-678x381.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> SLC has been spending millions of rupees on marketing department, but in reality Sri Lanka U19 team has no sponsor since last one year. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/despite-spending-millions-on-staff-sri-lanka-u19-team-still-without-sponsor#comments ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2018 SLC Sri Lanka U19 Thu, 11 Jan 2018 22:10:49 +0000 Pushpendraalbe 58599 at https://island-cricket.com BCSA works out visa for Sri Lankan cricket icons Gayan and Nilam https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/bcsa-works-out-visa-for-sri-lankan-cricket-icons-gayan-and-nilam <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/06983302.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bangladesh Cricket Supporters’ Association (BCSA) has come forward to solve the visa complications of iconic Sri Lankan cricket fans Gayan Senanayake and Mohammad Nilam. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/bcsa-works-out-visa-for-sri-lankan-cricket-icons-gayan-and-nilam#comments Gayan Senanayaka Mohamed Nilam Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 The Fans Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Thu, 11 Jan 2018 17:28:41 +0000 Maari 58598 at https://island-cricket.com Anti-corruption investigation against SLC still ongoing - ICC https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/anti-corruption-investigation-against-slc-still-ongoing-icc <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/228m688.png" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The International Cricket Council has denied claims made on Tuesday (January 9) by Sri Lanka Cricket that it has cleared the SLC in an anti-corruption investigation. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/anti-corruption-investigation-against-slc-still-ongoing-icc#comments Ashley De Silva ICC Kangadaran Mathivanan Match Fixing Allegations Mohan de Silva SLC Thilanga Sumathipala Thu, 11 Jan 2018 16:31:52 +0000 Daniel Alexander 58597 at https://island-cricket.com Sri Lanka chief selector Labrooy explains selections for Bangladesh tri-series https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/sri-lanka-chief-selector-labrooy-talks-about-the-selection-of-uncapped-fast <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/sri-lanka-chief-selector-labrooy-talks-about-the-selection-of-uncapped-fast#comments Dinesh Chandimal Graeme Labrooy Kusal Mendis Shehan Madushanka Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Thu, 11 Jan 2018 14:01:54 +0000 Jagath Perera 58596 at https://island-cricket.com Blind World Cup: India beat Sri Lanka by six wickets https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/blind-world-cup-india-beat-sri-lanka-by-six-wickets <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/_3c6a6bf2-f61b-11e7-b42e-2d533d154b0f1.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Deepak Malik scored an unbeaten 179 off 103 balls as India beat Sri Lanka by six wickets in their opening match of the ODI Blind Cricket World Cup in the UAE on Wednesday. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/blind-world-cup-india-beat-sri-lanka-by-six-wickets#comments Sri Lanka Blind Cricket Team Thu, 11 Jan 2018 13:57:33 +0000 Jagath Perera 58595 at https://island-cricket.com Who is the best left-arm orthodox spinner currently in Sri Lanka? https://island-cricket.com/poll/srilankacricket/who-is-the-best-left-arm-orthodox-spinner-currently-in-sri-lanka <!-- google_ad_section_start --><form action="/rss.xml" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="post" id="poll-view-voting"> <div><div class="poll"> <div class="vote-form"> <div class="choices"> <div class="form-radios"><div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-0-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-0"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-0" name="choice" value="0" class="form-radio" /> Rangana Herath</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1" name="choice" value="1" class="form-radio" /> Malinda Pushpakumara</label> </div> </div> </div> <input type="submit" name="op" id="edit-vote" value="Vote" class="form-submit" /> </div> <input type="hidden" name="form_build_id" id="form-30bc73104deebfc3df7002e1cd78464b" value="form-30bc73104deebfc3df7002e1cd78464b" /> <input 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</div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sri Lanka’s World Cup-winning captain turned Cabinet Minister Arjuna Ranatunga feels thar an award won at Observer Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year mega show remains the most memorable to any Schoolboy </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/observer-schoolboy-cricketer-remains-the-most-memorable-arjuna#comments Arjuna Ranatunga Inter-School Cricket Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year Thu, 11 Jan 2018 06:44:18 +0000 Maari 58593 at https://island-cricket.com Much hope on rookie Shehan Madushanka https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/much-hope-on-rookie-shehan-madushanka <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/z_p15-chandimal1.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The request by the national selection panel to have an additional player in the squad for the upcoming tri-nation series in Bangladesh has been approved by Sri Lanka Cricket and 22-year-old Shehan Mad </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/much-hope-on-rookie-shehan-madushanka#comments Chandika Hathurusingha Shehan Madushanka Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Tri-Series in Sri Lanka 2018 Wed, 10 Jan 2018 23:07:38 +0000 WZRD 58592 at https://island-cricket.com Pushpakumara - There's never been one like him 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Ravindra Pushpakumara Wed, 10 Jan 2018 18:57:28 +0000 Maari 58591 at https://island-cricket.com බංගලාදේශ සංචාරය සඳහා ශ්‍රී ලංකා ක්‍රිකට් සංචිතය https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket-77 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket-77#comments Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 ශ්රී ලංකා ක්රිකට් Wed, 10 Jan 2018 18:43:06 +0000 kcZedan 58590 at https://island-cricket.com Sachin Silva pilots St. Peter’s College to victory https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sachin-silva-pilots-st-peter-s-college-to-victory <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/tp-7_0.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Four matches in the Singer Schools U-19 Division 1 two-day cricket tournament 2017/18 were concluded today around the island. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sachin-silva-pilots-st-peter-s-college-to-victory#comments Inter-School Cricket St. Peter's College Wed, 10 Jan 2018 17:07:59 +0000 Kanishka 58589 at https://island-cricket.com Sanga-Mahela's Ministry of Crab Inters India with First Outlet in Mumbai https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sanga-mahelas-ministry-of-crab-inters-india-with-first-outlet-in-mumbai <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/imagefield_default_images/defaultthumbnail.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The famous sea food restaurant of legendary Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene is now entered India as well. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sanga-mahelas-ministry-of-crab-inters-india-with-first-outlet-in-mumbai#comments Kumar Sangakkara Mahela Jayawardena Ministry of Crab Wed, 10 Jan 2018 10:21:50 +0000 Pushpendraalbe 58588 at https://island-cricket.com මගේ නායකත්වයට සමහරු අකමැති වෙයි, ඒ්ත් කරන්න දෙයක් නෑ අපි ගන්න තීරණ ගන්නවා - මැතිව්ස් https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket-76 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket-76#comments Angelo Mathews ශ්රී ලංකා ක්රිකට් Wed, 10 Jan 2018 09:50:28 +0000 Lakhanda 58587 at https://island-cricket.com Should Sri Lanka recall Lasith Malinga? https://island-cricket.com/poll/srilankacricket/should-sri-lanka-recall-lasith-malinga <!-- google_ad_section_start --><form action="/rss.xml" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="post" id="poll-view-voting-1"> <div><div class="poll"> <div class="vote-form"> <div class="choices"> <div class="form-radios"><div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-0-1-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-0-1"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-0-1" name="choice" value="0" class="form-radio" /> Yes</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1-1-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1-1"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1-1" name="choice" value="1" class="form-radio" /> No</label> </div> </div> </div> <input 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src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/v3s4gew.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Pasindu Lakshanka opening batsman of Colts CC scored an unbeaten 100 in the drawn game against Moors SC in their 5th week fixture in the SLC Premier League Inter Club Cricket tournament season 2017/18 </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/premier-league-cricket-high-scoring-match-ends-in-draw#comments Colts CC Dilanka Sandakan Domestic Cricket Moors SC Pasindu Lakshanka Premier League First-Class Tournament 2017-18 Sangeeth Cooray SLC Major League Tier A Tournament Wed, 10 Jan 2018 05:29:29 +0000 Daniel Alexander 58585 at https://island-cricket.com Sri Lanka Cricket cleared of corruption, board claims https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-cricket-cleared-of-corruption-board-claims-0 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/tsm_1218.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sri Lanka Cricket said on Tuesday the sport&#039;s global governing body had found no evidence of wrongdoing following allegations of match-fixing and other forms of corruption. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-cricket-cleared-of-corruption-board-claims-0#comments Match Fixing Allegations Mohan de Silva SLC Thilanga Sumathipala Wed, 10 Jan 2018 04:32:00 +0000 Short-Leg 58584 at https://island-cricket.com Fixtures: Sri Lanka in West Indies 2018 https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/fixtures-sri-lanka-in-west-indies-2018 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/_99520091_shai_hope_getty.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Schedule for Sri Lanka&#039;s tour of the west Indies, which begins with a tour match on May 30. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/fixtures-sri-lanka-in-west-indies-2018#comments Fixtures Sri Lanka in West Indies 2018 Wed, 10 Jan 2018 04:27:32 +0000 Short-Leg 58583 at https://island-cricket.com Lasith Malinga's new car https://island-cricket.com/albums/photos/srilankacricket/58582 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-imagealbum"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/image_albums/img_20180110_090942.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket photo" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Lasith Malinga&#039;s new BMW. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/albums/photos/srilankacricket/58582#comments Lasith Malinga Off the field Wed, 10 Jan 2018 04:15:45 +0000 Short-Leg 58582 at https://island-cricket.com Lasith Malinga with his new BMW https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/lasith-malinga-with-his-new-bmw <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/imagefield_default_images/defaultthumbnail.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Even though Iconic Sri Lanka fast bowler Lasith Malinga is not on the good book of selectors, he recently bought his new BMW to add another expensive pearl in his garrage. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/lasith-malinga-with-his-new-bmw#comments Wed, 10 Jan 2018 04:02:37 +0000 Pushpendraalbe 58581 at https://island-cricket.com SLC Premier League Inter-Club Cricket: Colts draw with Moors https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/slc-premier-league-inter-club-cricket-colts-draw-with-moors <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/20180110063051.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Colts opener Pasindu Lakshanka scored an unbeaten 100 off 147 balls with 9 fours and asix and Moors SC bowler Dilanka Sandakan took a match bag of 11 wickets for 312 runs in the drawn SLC Premier Leag </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/slc-premier-league-inter-club-cricket-colts-draw-with-moors#comments Wed, 10 Jan 2018 01:03:38 +0000 Maari 58580 at https://island-cricket.com We want Mathews to lead the side beyond 2019 – Labrooy https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/we-want-mathews-to-lead-the-side-beyond-2019-labrooy <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/1778947227we1.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Less than six months after he graciously quit as Sri Lanka’s captain across all forms of the game, Angelo Mathews was reappointed as the team’s ODI and T-20 captain on Tuesday and there was overwhelmi </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/we-want-mathews-to-lead-the-side-beyond-2019-labrooy#comments Angelo Mathews Chandika Hathurusingha Graeme Labrooy ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Wed, 10 Jan 2018 00:59:56 +0000 Maari 58579 at https://island-cricket.com Sri Lanka Cricket cleared of corruption, board claims https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-cricket-cleared-of-corruption-board-claims <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/imagefield_default_images/defaultthumbnail.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sri Lanka Cricket said on Tuesday the sport&#039;s global governing body had found no evidence of wrongdoing following allegations of match-fixing and other forms of corruption. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-cricket-cleared-of-corruption-board-claims#comments ICC Match Fixing Allegations SLC Tue, 09 Jan 2018 17:08:18 +0000 Maari 58578 at https://island-cricket.com About Dilruwan Perera https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/about-dilruwan-perera <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/about-dilruwan-perera#comments Dilruwan Perera Tue, 09 Jan 2018 15:17:04 +0000 kcZedan 58577 at https://island-cricket.com Are you satisfied with Sri Lankan squad for Bangladesh tri-series? https://island-cricket.com/poll/srilankacricket/are-you-satisfied-with-sri-lankan-squad-for-bangladesh-tri-series <!-- google_ad_section_start --><form action="/rss.xml" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="post" id="poll-view-voting-2"> <div><div class="poll"> <div class="vote-form"> <div class="choices"> <div class="form-radios"><div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-0-2-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-0-2"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-0-2" name="choice" value="0" class="form-radio" /> Yes </label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1-2-wrapper"> <label class="option" 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--><!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/angelo-mathews-appointed-limited-overs-captain-full-press-conference#comments Angelo Mathews Ashley De Silva Chandika Hathurusingha Dinesh Chandimal Graeme Labrooy SLC Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Thilanga Sumathipala Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Tue, 09 Jan 2018 13:20:46 +0000 AmilaSaman 58575 at https://island-cricket.com Australia U19 beat Sri Lanka U19 in warm up match https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/australia-u19-beat-sri-lanka-u19-in-warm-up-match <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/sri-lanka-celebrates-the-dismissal-of-australia-s-max-bryant.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Australia had a good outing as most of their players came good with either bat or ball. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/australia-u19-beat-sri-lanka-u19-in-warm-up-match#comments Ashen Bandara Hasitha Boyagoda ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2018 Sri Lanka U19 Tue, 09 Jan 2018 13:04:15 +0000 WZRD 58574 at https://island-cricket.com Weather, but not city, disappointed Sri Lankans https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/weather-but-not-city-disappointed-sri-lankans <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/img_20180109_183128.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> THE Sri Lankan under-19 cricket team did not have the best of weather in Gisborne for their preparation for the world cup, which starts on Saturday. But manager Mahinda Halangoda, a former Sri Lanka </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/weather-but-not-city-disappointed-sri-lankans#comments Mahinda Halangoda Sri Lanka U19 Tue, 09 Jan 2018 12:54:01 +0000 WZRD 58573 at https://island-cricket.com Kumar Sangakkara returns to Hong Kong for T20 Blitz https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/kumar-sangakkara-returns-to-t20-blitz <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/41f426cc-f51b-11e7-8693-80d4e18fb3a2_1280x720_202431.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sri Lankan great Kumar Sangakkara is returning to the Hong Kong T20 Blitz and hoping he can once again inspire local talent when he lines up for Galaxy Gladiators Lantau in February. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/kumar-sangakkara-returns-to-t20-blitz#comments Hong Kong T20 Blitz Kumar Sangakkara Tue, 09 Jan 2018 12:31:06 +0000 WZRD 58572 at https://island-cricket.com Chandika Hathurusingha and Graeme Labrooy explain Shehan Madushanka inclusion https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/hathurusingha-and-labrooy-explain-shehan-madushanka-inclusion <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/hathurusingha-and-labrooy-explain-shehan-madushanka-inclusion#comments Chandika Hathurusingha Graeme Labrooy Shehan Madushanka Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Tue, 09 Jan 2018 10:01:10 +0000 DDJW 58571 at https://island-cricket.com Oman Cricket hires Kalpage and Samaranayake https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/oman-cricket-hires-kalpage-and-samaranayake <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/x803013.jpg.pagespeed.ic_.dleu0zz1oe1.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ruwan Kalpage, former Sri Lankan player, and Anusha Samaranayake, have been working assiduously with the team not only to polish their skills but to get them in the right frame of mind for a high-stak </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/oman-cricket-hires-kalpage-and-samaranayake#comments Anusha Samaranayake Duleep Mendis Ruwan Kalpage Tue, 09 Jan 2018 09:59:29 +0000 Jagath Perera 58569 at https://island-cricket.com Sri Lanka excited by prospect of rookie pacer Shehan Madushanka https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-excited-by-prospect-of-rookie-pacer-shehan-madushanka-0 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/prv_15154869051.jpeg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sri Lanka&#039;s chairman of selectors Graeme Labrooy is excited by little heard of Shehan Madushanka. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-excited-by-prospect-of-rookie-pacer-shehan-madushanka-0#comments Shehan Madushanka Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Tue, 09 Jan 2018 09:53:38 +0000 Jagath Perera 58568 at https://island-cricket.com Sri Lanka name 16-member squad for Bangladesh Tri-Series https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-name-16-member-squad-for-bangladesh-tri-series <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/l5v78675n.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Given below is the 16 member squad, which will leave to Bangladesh to take part in the upcoming Tri-Nation series between Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Zimbabwe. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-name-16-member-squad-for-bangladesh-tri-series#comments Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Tue, 09 Jan 2018 09:33:45 +0000 Maari 58567 at https://island-cricket.com Sri Lanka excited by prospect of rookie pacer Shehan Madushanka https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-excited-by-prospect-of-rookie-pacer-shehan-madushanka <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/prv_15154869051_0.jpeg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sri Lanka&#039;s chairman of selectors Graeme Labrooy is excited by little heard of Shehan Madushanka. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-excited-by-prospect-of-rookie-pacer-shehan-madushanka#comments Graeme Labrooy Shehan Madushanka Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Tue, 09 Jan 2018 09:29:40 +0000 Maari 58566 at https://island-cricket.com Hathurusingha inspired me to take up captaincy again - Mathews https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/hathurusingha-inspired-me-to-take-up-captaincy-again-mathews <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/prv_15154852921.jpeg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> All-rounder Angelo Mathews, who was announced as Sri Lanka&#039;s ODI captain until the 2019 World Cup on Tuesday says that he agreed to take up the role on the insistence of his mentor Chandika Hathu </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/hathurusingha-inspired-me-to-take-up-captaincy-again-mathews#comments Angelo Mathews Chandika Hathurusingha Tue, 09 Jan 2018 09:27:55 +0000 Maari 58565 at https://island-cricket.com 5 Batsmen 2 Allrounders 4 Bowlers for ODIs? https://island-cricket.com/forum/srilankacricket/5-batsmen-2-allrounders-4-bowlers-for-odis <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p>1. Upul Tharanga 2. Danushka Gunathilika 3. Dinesh Chandimal / Kusal Mendis 4. Niroshan Dickwella 5. Angelo Mathews 6. Kusal Perera 7. Asela Gunaratne 8. Akila Dananjaya 9. Suranga Lakmal 10.</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p><a href="https://island-cricket.com/forum/srilankacricket/5-batsmen-2-allrounders-4-bowlers-for-odis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://island-cricket.com/forum/srilankacricket/5-batsmen-2-allrounders-4-bowlers-for-odis#comments Sri Lanka Cricket talk Angelo Mathews Dinesh Chandimal Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Upul Tharanga Tue, 09 Jan 2018 09:26:26 +0000 Mr.Reds 58564 at https://island-cricket.com Hathurusingha a key reason for me taking up captaincy again, says Mathews https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/i-will-do-whats-best-interest-for-the-country-angelo-mathews <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/i-will-do-whats-best-interest-for-the-country-angelo-mathews#comments Angelo Mathews Chandika Hathurusingha Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Tue, 09 Jan 2018 09:24:08 +0000 DDJW 58563 at https://island-cricket.com Mathews talks about his return as captain and working with new coach Hathurusingha https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/mathews-on-his-injuries-and-working-with-hathurusingha <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/mathews-on-his-injuries-and-working-with-hathurusingha#comments Angelo Mathews Chandika Hathurusingha SLC Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Tue, 09 Jan 2018 09:23:29 +0000 DDJW 58562 at https://island-cricket.com Sri Lanka ODI squad for Bangladesh tri-nation tournament https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/rookie-fast-bowler-shehan-madushanka-in-sl-squad-for-tri-series <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/269687.3.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Squad: Angelo Mathews (capt), Upul Tharanga, Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Mendis, Dinesh Chandimal, Kusal Perera, Thisara Perera, Asela Gunaratne, Niroshan Dickwella, Suranga Lakmal, Nuwan Pradeep, Dus </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/rookie-fast-bowler-shehan-madushanka-in-sl-squad-for-tri-series#comments Shehan Madushanka Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Tri-Series in Sri Lanka 2018 Tue, 09 Jan 2018 08:45:56 +0000 WZRD 58561 at https://island-cricket.com Australia beat Sri Lanka U19 by 53 runs in Christchurch Warm up Match https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/australia-beat-sri-lanka-u19-by-53-runs-in-christchurch-warm-up-match <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/download_1_17.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Praveen Jayawickrama impressed once again as he gave only 18 runs in his 6 overs and picked two wickets. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/australia-beat-sri-lanka-u19-by-53-runs-in-christchurch-warm-up-match#comments ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2018 Tue, 09 Jan 2018 07:45:21 +0000 Pushpendraalbe 58560 at https://island-cricket.com Mathews reappointed limited-overs captain six months after he stepped down https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/angelo-mathews-reappointed-limited-overs-captain <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/mathews_30.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> &quot;When I stepped down I never thought of taking over the captaincy again,&quot; Mathews said in Colombo on Tuesday. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/angelo-mathews-reappointed-limited-overs-captain#comments Angelo Mathews SLC Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Tue, 09 Jan 2018 06:31:06 +0000 Daniel Alexander 58559 at https://island-cricket.com Kusal Mendis, Hasaranga returned, Sehan Madhushanka gets Maiden call up for Bangladesh ODIs https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/kusal-mendis-hasaranga-returned-sehan-madhushanka-gets-maiden-call-up-for-bangl <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/images_5_27.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Young batting prodigy Kusal Mendis has returned into the 15-men squad for the upcoming tri series in Bangladesh, after having missed entire India tour. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/kusal-mendis-hasaranga-returned-sehan-madhushanka-gets-maiden-call-up-for-bangl#comments Sri Lanka in Bangladesh 2018 Tri-series in Bangladesh 2018 Tue, 09 Jan 2018 06:19:18 +0000 Pushpendraalbe 58558 at https://island-cricket.com A true all-rounder: Meet ambidextrous spinner Kamindu Mendis https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/true-all-rounder-meet-ambidextrous-spinner-kamindu-mendis <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="https://island-cricket.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/gettyimages-902085958.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Every team wants an all-rounder, but finding one to properly justify the title is a tough thing to do; there are few players who could earn their spot in an international team with either bat or ball. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> https://island-cricket.com/news/srilankacricket/true-all-rounder-meet-ambidextrous-spinner-kamindu-mendis#comments ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2018 Kamindu Mendis Sri Lanka U19 Tue, 09 Jan 2018 03:08:58 +0000 AmilaSaman 58557 at https://island-cricket.com