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Sri Lanka Cricket Lifts Bans on Niroshan Dickwella, Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Mendis

Jan 08, 2022 Associated Press (AP)

Sri Lanka Cricket informed that it decided to lift the one-year international ban on Niroshan Dickwella, Danushka Gunathilaka and Kusal Mendis after the request of the players.

Danushka Gunathilaka Retires From Test Cricket To Focus On White-ball Formats

Jan 08, 2022 PTI

Danushka Gunathilaka scored 299 runs, including two half-centuries and a career-best score of 61, across 8 Test matches he played. His last appearance for Sri Lanka in the format came in 2018.


Mahela Jayawardene, Former Captain, Handed Bigger Responsibilities At Sri Lanka Cricket

Sri Lanka Cricket appointed Mahela Jayawardene as a consultant coach for the national teams. Currently, he is helping the Sri Lanka side as they prepare for next year’s ICC U-19 World Cup to be held in West Indies.

Bandula Warnapura, Sri Lanka’s First Test Captain, Dies At 68

Oct 18, 2021 PTI

Not only did Warnapura led Sri Lanka in its maiden Test match in 1982 vs England, but he also scored the first run and faced the first ball for the island nation.


Muttiah Muralidaran’s Mantra To Spinners - Defending Is Attacking In T20 Cricket

The Sri Lankan legends also urged all the teams to not get overawed by big names and enjoy the game to the fullest. Sri Lanka start their T20 World Cup campaign on October 18 vs Namibia.

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11 October, 2021

T20 World Cup: RCB Release Wanindu Hasaranga, Dushmantha Chameera To Join Sri Lanka Squad

PTI

Both Hasaranga and Chameera were roped in as replacement players for Australians Adam Zampa and Daniel Sams respectively.


15 September, 2021

Quinton de Kock, Reeza Hendricks Power South Africa Whitewash Sri Lanka In T20 Series

Associated Press (AP)

The unbroken 121-run stand between Reeza Hendricks and Quinton de Kock was the highest T20 international partnership for any wicket against the Lankans by South Africa.


11 September, 2021

Aiden Markram, Bowlers Power South Africa Beat Sri Lanka In T20 Series Opener

PTI

Despite opener Dinesh Chandimal's unbeaten 66, Sri Lanka fell short by 28 runs in the first T20 international in Colombo


10 September, 2021

SL Vs SA 1st T20: South Africa Win By 28 Runs; Take 1-0 Series Lead – Highlights

Outlook Web Bureau

Despite Dinesh Chandimal's unbeaten 66, Sri Lanka could only manage 135/6 in reply to South Africa's 163/5. Catch highlights of SL vs SA first T20 international


20 August, 2021

Eighteen Sri Lanka Players Sign Central Contracts, Angelo Matthews Left Out

PTI

Three players - Danushka Gunathilaka, Niroshan Dickwella and Kusal Mendis - who are currently serving a ban were not considered.


27 July, 2021

Krunal Pandya Tests Positive For COVID-19; 2nd SL Vs IND T20 Today

Soumitra Bose

The second T20 will now be played on Wednesday. India lead the three-match series 1-0


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02 July, 2021

SL Vs IND: Arjuna Ranatunga Criticises Sri Lanka For Hosting 'Second String Indian Team'

PTI

India and Sri Lanka are due to compete in three ODIs and as many T20 Internationals beginning July 13.


07 June, 2021

IND Vs SL: India's Limited Overs Tour Of Sri Lanka To Start On July 13 - Full Schedule

PTI

The ODIs will take place on July 13, 16 and 18 while the T20Is will be played on July 21, 23 and 25.


05 June, 2021

Locked In Bitter Pay Dispute, Sri Lanka Cricketers Refuse To Sign Central Contract

PTI

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) had announced that 24 of the leading players will be offered contracts under 4 categories, which was rejected by all the senior players


28 May, 2021

BAN Vs SL, 3rd ODI: Sri Lanka Salvage Pride With Thumping 97-Win Against Bangladesh - Highlights

Outlook Web Bureau

Catch highlights and cricket scores of the third and final ODI cricket match between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka


26 May, 2021

BAN Vs SL: Bangladesh Clinches First ODI Series Win Over Sri Lanka

Associated Press (AP)

Mushfiqur Rahim hit 125 off 127 balls with 10 fours to guide Bangladesh to a 103-run win by DLS method in the rain-interrupted match


24 May, 2021

Bangladesh Vs Sri Lanka, Live Streaming: When And Where To Watch 2nd ODI Cricket Match

Outlook Web Bureau

Bangladesh will host Sri Lanka in the second ODI. Check match and telecast details of the second match - date, time, venue and likely playing XIs


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21 May, 2021

Sri Lanka Cricket, Top Players Led-by Skipper Dimuth Karunaratne Locked In Bitter Pay Dispute

PTI

If the dispute is not sorted in due course of time, it could well affect Sri Lanka's bilateral series with India in July,


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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