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England 'happy favourites' against Sri Lanka, says Jos Buttler

Jos Buttler said the World Cup was in the back of everyone's mind, but they were taking every series one at a time and hoped to build a core group of players for next year's championship.

published on : 9th October 2018

England look for World Cup boost against struggling Sri Lanka 

The world's number one ranked 50-over side, England are favourites despite a historically poor record on the island.

published on : 8th October 2018

After captaincy, Angelo Mathews loses Sri Lanka ODI spot

Mathews was earlier asked to step down from ODI captaincy after the Islanders crashed out of the Asia Cup following heavy defeats to Bangladesh and Afghanistan.

published on : 27th September 2018

Sri Lanka drop 'scapegoat' skipper for England ODIs

The sacking followed Sri Lanka's drubbing in the Asia Cup, with losses to lower-ranked Afghanistan and Bangladesh ensuring its quick exit from the competition.

published on : 26th September 2018

Dinesh ​Chandimal to lead all Sri Lanka sides after Asia Cup flop

Sri Lanka have been grappling with a leadership crisis over the last 18 months, during which Tharanga, Malinga, Kapugedera and Thisara Perera have also been tried as ODI captains.

published on : 24th September 2018

Injured Dinesh Chandimal ruled out of Asia Cup

The 28-year-old had sustained a finger injury during a match in the recently-concluded Sri Lanka Cricket T20 League 2018.

published on : 10th September 2018

Dinesh Chandimal returns to Sri Lanka T20 squad after ban

Chandimal was included in a 15-member squad for the one-off T20 that will round off South Africa's tour of the island nation Tuesday in Colombo, Sri Lanka Cricket said in a statement.

published on : 9th August 2018

Sri Lanka seeks 'clear rules' on ball tampering

Chandimal, Hathurusingha and Gurusinha were banned for two Tests and four one-day internationals for violating the spirit of the game.

published on : 18th July 2018

Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal, coach Chandika Hathurusinghe suspended for four ODIs, two Tests for ball-tempering

The duo, along with manager Asanka Gurusinha were handed the punishment after they pleaded guilty to "conduct contrary to the spirit of the game".

published on : 16th July 2018

Sri Lanka skipper Dinesh Chandimal, officials out of South Africa Tests

Chandimal, coach Chandika Hathurusingha and manager Asanka Gurusinha had pleaded guilty to violating the spirit of the game last month during Sri Lanka's second Test against the West Indies.

published on : 12th July 2018

South Africa, Sri Lanka seek clarity on cricket candy rules after ball tampering fines

The ICC earlier this week unveiled tougher sanctions for ball tampering and sledging in a bid to improve on-field behaviour in the sport.

published on : 6th July 2018

Sri Lanka's cricket administrators go soft on Dinesh Chandimal​​​​​​​

Sri Lanka sports minister Faiszer Mustapha, under whose oversight SLC is temporarily functioning, said the ICC sanctions alone would be sufficient.

published on : 1st July 2018

Sri Lanka beat West Indies to draw Test series

Kusal Perera battled through a painful chest injury in partnership with namesake Dilruwan Perera to guide Sri Lanka to an historic series-levelling win.

published on : 27th June 2018

Former Sri Lanka cricketer Arjuna Ranatunga blames board for tampering fiasco

Ranatunga said the island's cricket officials were to blame for the misconduct that saw Sri Lanka's skipper, coach and manager penalised during the second Test against the West Indies.

published on : 26th June 2018

Suranga Lakmal to lead Sri Lanka in pink-ball Test

The Sri Lankans trail the three-match rubber 0-1 after losing the opener at Port of Spain and drawing the second Test at St. Lucia.

published on : 23rd June 2018
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