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India vs Sri Lanka: Opportunity to learn, redeem and reinvigorate as exuberant visitors take on struggling hosts
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India vs Sri Lanka: Opportunity to learn, redeem and reinvigorate as exuberant visitors take on struggling hosts

While the senior and first-team players are busy preparing for the England Test series, it will be an opportunity for the players in Sri Lanka to learn, redeem and resurrect their careers.

Spin legend Muttiah Muralitharan slams seniors in Sri Lanka team over contract dispute with SLC
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Spin legend Muttiah Muralitharan slams seniors in Sri Lanka team over contract dispute with SLC

Many players, including seniors such as ex-captains Angelo Mathews and Kusal Perera, have been involved in a long-standing dispute with Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) over central contracts.

India vs Sri Lanka: Dasun Shanaka set to replace Kusal Perera as captain ahead of limited-overs series, says report
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India vs Sri Lanka: Dasun Shanaka set to replace Kusal Perera as captain ahead of limited-overs series, says report

The 29-year-old, an explosive batsman and a seam bowler, will become Sri Lanka's sixth captain in less than four years if he gets the job.

Angelo Mathews hints at retirement after being refused contract by SLC; Test skipper Dimuth Karunaratne too ignored
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Angelo Mathews hints at retirement after being refused contract by SLC; Test skipper Dimuth Karunaratne too ignored

Mathews, the seniormost among the current crop of players, and Test captain Dimuth Karunaratne found themselves excluded from the contracts that were offered on Wednesday morning.

Sri Lanka players agree to tour England despite pay dispute with cricket board
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Sri Lanka players agree to tour England despite pay dispute with cricket board

The cricket board has cut fees for 24 national players by up to 40 percent in new performance-based contracts, which the players have rejected.

Sri Lankan cricketers refuse to sign reduced pay contracts, but will take part in upcoming England white-ball tour
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Sri Lankan cricketers refuse to sign reduced pay contracts, but will take part in upcoming England white-ball tour

Players also accused the board of violating confidentiality by publicly disclosing their proposed salaries.

Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka: Door not closed on senior players, says visitors' coach Mickey Arthur
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Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka: Door not closed on senior players, says visitors' coach Mickey Arthur

Sri Lanka left Mathews, Karunaratne, Dinesh Chandimal and other senior players behind for their three one-day internationals in Bangladesh.

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: Hosts continue to pile on runs, finish Day 2 on 496/6
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Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: Hosts continue to pile on runs, finish Day 2 on 496/6

From 382 for six, Ramesh Mendis and Niroshan Dickwella added 87 runs for the seventh wicket.

West Indies vs Sri Lanka: Angelo Mathews pulls out of remainder of tour due to personal reasons
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West Indies vs Sri Lanka: Angelo Mathews pulls out of remainder of tour due to personal reasons

Sri Lanka Cricket said Mathews, 33, a former skipper, was leaving the Caribbean on Thursday and will not rejoin the team, who have already played three T20 matches and one ODI.

Highlights, West Indies vs Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I at Osbourn, Full Cricket Score: Visitors win by 43 runs, level three-match series 1-1
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Highlights, West Indies vs Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I at Osbourn, Full Cricket Score: Visitors win by 43 runs, level three-match series 1-1

Check out the live scorecard of second T20I match between West Indies and Sri Lanka being played at Osbourn.

West Indies vs Sri Lanka: Kieron Pollard smashes 6 sixes in an over to romp Windies to four-wicket victory in first T20I
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West Indies vs Sri Lanka: Kieron Pollard smashes 6 sixes in an over to romp Windies to four-wicket victory in first T20I

The feat came in the sixth over of a bizarre West Indies innings, bowled by off-spinner Akila Dananjaya who moments earlier in his previous over had been celebrating taking a hat-trick.

Highlights, Sri Lanka vs England, 2nd Test, Day 2 at Galle, Full Cricket Score: Visitors score 98/2 at stumps
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Highlights, Sri Lanka vs England, 2nd Test, Day 2 at Galle, Full Cricket Score: Visitors score 98/2 at stumps

Mathews came in to bat at 7-2 after James Anderson had dismissed both Kusal Perera (6) and Oshada Fernando (0) in the morning session.

Sri Lanka vs England: Angelo Mathews leads hosts' fightback with an unbeaten century on Day 1 of second Test
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Sri Lanka vs England: Angelo Mathews leads hosts' fightback with an unbeaten century on Day 1 of second Test

Mathews built crucial partnerships, including a 117-run stand for the fourth wicket with skipper Dinesh Chandimal who made 52.

Sri Lanka vs England: Visitors off to nervy start after Lahiru Thirimanne's ton helps hosts set 74-run target
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Sri Lanka vs England: Visitors off to nervy start after Lahiru Thirimanne's ton helps hosts set 74-run target

Leftarm spinner Lasith Embuldeniya grabbed 2-13 and first innings double century-maker Joe Root was brilliantly run out by Niroshan Dickwella for 1 as England went to stumps on a nervy 38-3.

Sri Lanka vs England: 'Haven't bowled as well as I could have', says Dom Bess after five-for in Galle
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Sri Lanka vs England: 'Haven't bowled as well as I could have', says Dom Bess after five-for in Galle

Bess, who returned figures of 5-30, combined with paceman Stuart Broad, who took three wickets, as Sri Lanka were all out in two sessions as the two-Test series resumed in Galle after the original tour was aborted over the coronavirus in March.

Sri Lanka vs England: Off-spinner Dom Bess' five-fer sees visitors gain upper hand on day 1 of first Test
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Sri Lanka vs England: Off-spinner Dom Bess' five-fer sees visitors gain upper hand on day 1 of first Test

Bess, who returned figures of 5-30, combined with paceman Stuart Broad, who took three wickets, as Sri Lanka were all out in two sessions as the two-Test series resumed in Galle after the original tour was aborted over the coronavirus in March.

Sri Lanka vs England, Highlights, 1st Test, Day 1 at Galle: Dom Bess five-fer powers visitors to commanding position
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Sri Lanka vs England, Highlights, 1st Test, Day 1 at Galle: Dom Bess five-fer powers visitors to commanding position

Follow live scorecard and ball-by-ball commentary from Day 1 of first Test between Sri Lanka and England

Sri Lanka vs England: Angelo Mathews returns from injury as hosts name 22-member squad for Test series
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Sri Lanka vs England: Angelo Mathews returns from injury as hosts name 22-member squad for Test series

Mathews, 33, did not make the South Africa trip because of a hamstring injury but is expected to line up against England in matches that count towards the inaugural world Test championship.

Shahid Afridi, India's Manvinder Bisla and MS Gony among Lanka Premier League's overseas signings
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Shahid Afridi, India's Manvinder Bisla and MS Gony among Lanka Premier League's overseas signings

The tournament will be played between 21 November and 13 December at two venues — Pallekele and Hambantota. A total of 23 matches will be played in all.

IPL brings a lot of positivity, league's return will have a huge impact, says Shikhar Dhawan
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IPL brings a lot of positivity, league's return will have a huge impact, says Shikhar Dhawan

The IPL, which was originally scheduled to be held from 29 March to 24 May, was indefinitely postponed by the BCCI due to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus in India