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Sri Lanka win toss, elect to field against India in first Test

Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to bowl against India in the first cricket Test in Kolkata.

published on : 16th November 2017

Sri Lanka extend practice session to focus on batting ahead of first Test against India

Scheduled to train from 9 AM, the Lankans did not mind turning up an hour before and the main drill centered around batting.

published on : 14th November 2017

Sri Lanka dare to dream of India Test upset

Sri Lanka lost all nine matches as they were humiliated at home by Virat Kohli's tourists from late July to September. 

published on : 14th November 2017

India toil hard at Eden Gardens ahead of Test match against Sri Lanka

The batsmen played a lot of reverse sweeps at the nets, with Ajinkya Rahane spending the most time with the bat.

published on : 13th November 2017

Sri Lanka try to play spin during long practice session ahead of warm-up tie

Dinesh Chandimal's team oiled hard against local spinners for close to three hours in the morning.

published on : 10th November 2017

Sri Lankan cricket team arrive in Kolkata

The 15-member squad will hit the nets from tomorrow ahead of their two-day practice game against a third-string Board President's XI.

published on : 8th November 2017

Dinesh Chandimal hails Sri Lankan spirit after series win over Pakistan

Chandimal praised the fighting spirit and ability to learn from mistakes which lifted his players to a series whitewash.

published on : 11th October 2017

Sri Lankan skipper Dinesh Chandimal lauds Pakistan destroyer Rangana Herath

The 39-year-old left-armer grabbed six for 43 -- taking 11 wickets in the match -- as Pakistan slumped to 114 all out chasing a target of 136 to win.

published on : 3rd October 2017

Sri Lanka recovers to 227-4 Vs Pakistan in day one of first Test

Dinesh Chandimal (60) and Niroshan Dickwella (42) were not out at stumps, playing out nearly 21 overs together.

published on : 28th September 2017

Sri Lankan cricketers want inquiry into Wickremesinghe's match-fixing accusations

The Sri Lankan players have called for an immediate inquiry into the match-fixing allegations made by Pramodaya Wickremesinghe against the team.

published on : 22nd September 2017

Sri Lanka opt to bat against India in third ODI

India made no changes in the team, while Sri Lanka made two changes, bringing in Lahiru Thirimanne and Dinesh Chandimal.

published on : 27th August 2017

Worst series of my career, says Sri Lanka skipper Dinesh Chandimal

Dinesh Chandimal said the 0-3 thrashing was the worst Test series of his career and his team has no excuses to offer.

published on : 14th August 2017

India beat Sri Lanka by innings and 171 runs, complete first 3-Test series whitewash overseas

India beat Sri Lanka by an innings and 171 runs inside three days of the third and final Test to complete a historic series sweep in Pallekele.

published on : 14th August 2017

I don't become defensive anymore in times of failure: Shikhar Dhawan 

Dhawan added a record 188 runs for the opening stand with KL Rahul, which is an Indian record.

published on : 13th August 2017

Sri Lanka cricket captain Dinesh Chandimal eyes win over India in Jadeja's absence

Despite suffering huge defeats in the first two test matches, Chandimal is confident of pulling one back against India in Pallekele.

published on : 11th August 2017
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