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Sri Lanka skipper Dimuth Karunaratne hails 'experienced' coach Mickey Arthur, insists his side must target top four spot in Tests, ODIs
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Sri Lanka skipper Dimuth Karunaratne hails 'experienced' coach Mickey Arthur, insists his side must target top four spot in Tests, ODIs

Sri Lanka cricket captain Dimuth Karunaratne lauded the impact of new coach Mickey Arthur on Sunday and said his side must target a top-four spot in the world rankings for both the Test and 50-over formats.

Sri Lanka vs West Indies: Wanindu Hasaranga guides hosts to slender victory as Shai Hope's century goes in vain
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Sri Lanka vs West Indies: Wanindu Hasaranga guides hosts to slender victory as Shai Hope's century goes in vain

West Indies began by scoring a competitive 289-7 in 50 overs with Hope hitting 115 — off 140 deliveries — including 10 boundaries

Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka, Highlights, 2nd Test Day 5 at Harare, Full Cricket Score: Match ends in a draw
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Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka, Highlights, 2nd Test Day 5 at Harare, Full Cricket Score: Match ends in a draw

Follow the live scorecard and ball-by-ball commentary on the final day of the second Test between Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka at the Harare Sports Club on our live blog here.

Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka, Highlights, 2nd Test at Harare, Day 4, Full Cricket Score: Taylor, Williams help hosts stretch lead to 354
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Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka, Highlights, 2nd Test at Harare, Day 4, Full Cricket Score: Taylor, Williams help hosts stretch lead to 354

Follow the live scorecard and ball-by-ball commentary on the fourth day of the second Test between Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka at the Harare Sports Club on our live blog here.

Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka, Highlights, 2nd Test Day 1 at Harare: Hosts make 352/6 at stumps
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Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka, Highlights, 2nd Test Day 1 at Harare: Hosts make 352/6 at stumps

Catch all the Live scores and updates from Day 1 of the second Test between Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka.

Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka, Highlights, 1st Test, Day 3 at Harare, Full Cricket Score: Visitors trail by 63 runs
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Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka, Highlights, 1st Test, Day 3 at Harare, Full Cricket Score: Visitors trail by 63 runs

Catch all the Live scores and updates from Day 3 of the opening Test between Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka.

Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka: Visitors recall experienced pacer Suranga Lakmal for two-match Test series
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Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka: Visitors recall experienced pacer Suranga Lakmal for two-match Test series

Lakmal returned to Sri Lanka's Test squad after missing the tour of Pakistan due to dengue fever.

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Pakistan is '200 percent safe' says visitors' captain Dimuth Karunaratne
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Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Pakistan is '200 percent safe' says visitors' captain Dimuth Karunaratne

Pakistan had hosted brief Twenty-20 and one-day international engagements in the past two years, but this first test series required a longer stay for the visiting Sri Lankan team, of around 15 days

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, Highlights, 2nd Test Day 2 at Karachi, Full Cricket Score: Ali, Masood guide hosts to steady start in second essay
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Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, Highlights, 2nd Test Day 2 at Karachi, Full Cricket Score: Ali, Masood guide hosts to steady start in second essay

Catch all the live updates from Day 2 of the second Test between Pakistan and Sri Lanka at the National Stadium in Karachi.

Pakistan Cricket Board says Bangladesh 'reluctant' to tour country for Test series despite ICC assurances
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Pakistan Cricket Board says Bangladesh 'reluctant' to tour country for Test series despite ICC assurances

Pakistan are currently hosting Sri Lanka in a two-match series, the country’s first Tests on home soil since the 2009 militant attack on Sri Lanka’s team bus in Lahore

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, Highlights, 2nd Test Day 1 at Karachi, Full Cricket Score: Lankans stutter after restricting hosts to modest total
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Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, Highlights, 2nd Test Day 1 at Karachi, Full Cricket Score: Lankans stutter after restricting hosts to modest total

Catch all the live updates from Day 1 of the second Test between Pakistan and Sri Lanka at the National Stadium in Karachi.

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: On Test cricket's return to Pakistan, 17,000 seater stadium witnesses hosts take five wickets on Day 1
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Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: On Test cricket's return to Pakistan, 17,000 seater stadium witnesses hosts take five wickets on Day 1

Pindi Cricket Stadium was heavily guarded by police and army personnel on Day 1. By stumps, the stadium was half-full and containing mostly youngsters as Sri Lanka reached 202/5

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Dimuth Karunaratne says new coach Mickey Arthur's presence in visitors' squad a 'big advantage'
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Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Dimuth Karunaratne says new coach Mickey Arthur's presence in visitors' squad a 'big advantage'

Sri Lanka Test skipper Dimuth Karunaratne feels the presence of former Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur in their camp will be a "big advantage" when his side take on Azhar Ali's men in the two-Test series starting on Wednesday.

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Angelo Mathews, Dinesh Chandimal make comebacks as visitors announce full-strength squad for Test series
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Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Angelo Mathews, Dinesh Chandimal make comebacks as visitors announce full-strength squad for Test series

When Sri Lanka went to play the T20Is and ODIs in Pakistan earlier this year, few of the big names such as Lasith Malinga, Niroshan Dickwella had opted out of the tour due to security reasons.

PCB hopes for full-strength Sri Lanka to tour Pakistan for Test series in December
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PCB hopes for full-strength Sri Lanka to tour Pakistan for Test series in December

The PCB announced Rawalpindi and Karachi as venues for two ICC Test Championship matches in December. Pakistan had won the ODI series 2-0 while the Lankans blanked the hosts 3-0 in the Twenty20 series.

Jasprit Bumrah, Smriti Mandhana bag Wisden India Almanack Cricketer of the Year awards
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Jasprit Bumrah, Smriti Mandhana bag Wisden India Almanack Cricketer of the Year awards

Premier speedster Jasprit Bumrah and batswoman Smriti Mandhana are the two Indian names among the five winners of the prestigious Wisden India Almanack Cricketer of the Year award which was announced on Friday.

PCB chairman Ehsan Mani says there has been no 'negative feedback' from Sri Lanka Cricket regarding Pakistan tour
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PCB chairman Ehsan Mani says there has been no 'negative feedback' from Sri Lanka Cricket regarding Pakistan tour

Flanked by the new head coach and chief selector of the Pakistan team, Misbah-ul-Haq, Mani said the Sri Lankan board was waiting for final clearance from their government.