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Feb 18, 2019
ICC lifts bowling ban on Akila Dananjaya after clearing Sri Lanka spinner's remodelled actionThe International Cricket Council (ICC) Monday cleared spinner Akila Dananjaya to resume bowling in international cricket following the Sri Lankan's remedial work and a subsequent remodelling of suspect action.
Feb 16, 2019
South Africa vs Sri Lanka: Lasith Embuldeniya's arrival a huge positive for visitors but the spinner should be preserved for TestsThere’s been few positives in Sri Lankan cricket over the last 24 months. The arrival of Embuldeniya has been a need of the hour after many setbacks.
Dec 14, 2018
New Zealand vs Sri Lanka: Dimuth Karunaratne admits difficulty in tackling recent upheaval; says team will give its bestSri Lanka's bowling coach Nuwan Zoysa was suspended by the International Cricket Council in October after he was accused of match-fixing and off-spinner Akila Dananjaya was suspended this month for having an illegal bowling action.
Dec 10, 2018
Sri Lanka spinner Akila Dananjaya suspended by ICC from bowling in international cricket due to illegal actionAkila Dananjaya was reported over a suspect bowling action during last month's first Test of the England series in Sri Lanka, which the tourists won by 211 runs on their way to a 3-0 whitewash.
Nov 30, 2018
Sri Lanka recall Lahiru Thirimanne, Nuwan Pradeep for two Test series against New ZealandBoth left-hand batsman Lahiru Thirimanne and pacer Nuwan Pradeep are making a comeback to the Sri Lankan Test side after a year.
Nov 22, 2018
Sri Lanka vs England: Armed with local knowledge, Joe Root and Co plot clean sweep against IslandersEngland captain Joe Root said Trevor Bayliss and his deputy Paul Farbrace's knowledge about different grounds and how Sri Lanka have played historically, what they’ve seen with their time here in Sri Lanka has been invaluable.
Nov 14, 2018
Sri Lanka vs England: Sam Curran, Jos Buttler fifties lift visitors after top-order falter against spinnersEngland spinner Jack Leach then strengthened visitor’s position, dismissing opener Kaushal Silva in the 12 overs Sri Lanka faced as the home side reached 26 for one at the close.
Nov 13, 2018
Sri Lanka vs England: Joe Root hopes Akila Dananjaya's career is not hampered due to suspect bowling actionSri Lanka insisted that the 25-year-old off-spinner Dananjaya is ready to play despite the International Cricket Council reporting him for his bowling in the first Test.
Nov 11, 2018
Sri Lanka vs England: Off-spinner Akila Dananjaya reported for suspicious action during first TestThe ICC said that Akila Dananjaya will be required to undergo testing within two weeks and, during this period, the spinner is permitted to continue bowling in international cricket until the results are known.
Nov 08, 2018
Sri Lanka vs England: Keaton Jennings' century on Day 3 sets hosts an improbable target of 462 in first TestAt the close, Sri Lanka were 15 without loss after Dimuth Karunaratne and Kaushal Silva hung on for seven overs, leaving a further 447 to make at a ground where no team has successfully chased more than 99.