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Sep 16, 2018
Asia Cup 2018: Improved Lasith Malinga 'need of the hour' as struggling Sri Lanka prepare for World Cup 2019Lasith Malinga is vital for next year World Cup campaign. He is still easily the best death bowler in the country and his vast knowledge is important for a team that has not got much experience.
Mar 11, 2018
Fresh violence in Sri Lanka as Muslim-owned restaurant in Anamaduwa city comes under attackFresh violence erupted in Sri Lanka after a Muslim-owned restaurant was attacked in an alleged hate crime incident in the northwestern province on Sunday, a day after President Maithripala Sirisena appointed a commission to probe a spate of anti-Muslim riots in the violence-hit Kandy district that prompted him to impose a nationwide state of Emergency.
Dec 09, 2017
India vs Sri Lanka: Thisara Perera believes Angelo Mathews' bowling abilities bring balance to ODI sideIndia will be without Virat Kohli in the ODI series, but Perera feels that his team still has to put its best foot forward against the hosts.
Oct 31, 2017
Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Dinesh Chandimal believes 'witchcraft' helped visitors clinch Test seriesChandimal told reporters he had received a special blessing from a meyni, or sorcerer, ahead of the two-match series in the United Arab Emirates.
Oct 26, 2017
Sri Lanka sports minister Dayasiri Jayasekara denies hiring local sorcerer to cast spell on Pakistan teamSri Lanka's sports minister on Wednesday denied ordering the lowly-ranked national team to use witchcraft to score a surprising two-match Test series win against Pakistan earlier this month.
Oct 25, 2017
Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Visitors' sports minister set to accompany national team for T20I in LahoreSri Lanka's Sports Minister said he would join the national cricket team on their first match in Pakistan since gunmen attacked their team bus in Lahore eight years ago.
Sep 16, 2017
Arjuna Ranatunga skips brainstorming session organised to probe into Sri Lankan cricket's declineFormer Sri Lankan captain Arjuna Ranatunga skipped a brainstorming session, organised to probe into Sri Lankan cricket's decline, because it wasn't a sports ministry exercise but something done by the current cricket administration itself
Aug 29, 2017
India vs Sri Lanka: SLC chief Thilanga Sumathipala rejects call for his resignation from Arjuna RanatungaSumathipala said his administration has laid long term plans to resurrect the country's cricket but it will take 3-4 more years to yield results.
Jun 28, 2017
Lasith Malinga handed suspended one-year ban for 'monkey' remarks about Sri Lanka sports ministerMalinga appeared before SLC's special inquiry panel on Tuesday, where he accepted the charges against him and tendered a formal apology.
Mar 13, 2016
World T20: Sri Lankan Cricket slams former selection committee of causing 'grievous' injury to team moraleSri Lanka Cricket (SLC) today accused former selection committee chief Kapila Wijegoonawardena of hurting the morale of the national team ahead of their ICC World Twenty 20 campaign by making "inaccurate and misleading" statements in the media.