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May 09, 2019
Kusal Mendis, Sri Lanka batsman, World Cup 2019 Player Full Profile: Sri Lanka's No 4 can provide stability in middle oversMendis has had tremendous success playing fast bowling and is not afraid to take them on. He can be a treat to watch playing those straight drives.
Apr 19, 2019
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: By springing wholesale surprises in squad selection, Sri Lanka have pressed self-destruct buttonWith this squad selection, Sri Lanka are destined for disaster at the World Cup. One time champions and two times runners-up, they have pressed the self destruct button. The final nails on their coffin will be delivered in England and Wales.
Apr 18, 2019
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Lasith Malinga included in Sri Lanka's squad despite losing captaincy; Dinesh Chandimal misses outLasith Malinga was replaced as captain by Dimuth Karunaratne, who leads the Test team but hasn't played an ODI since the 2015 World Cup. The surprising move continued the ongoing turmoil in Sri Lankan cricket, which is also being investigated for large-scale corruption by the ICC.
Mar 17, 2019
South Africa vs Sri Lanka: Proteas complete 5-0 clean sweep after floodlight failure cuts 5th ODI shortThe win clinched a 5-0 series clean sweep for South Africa, continuing a horror run for the tourists. It was their fourth whitewash defeat in a five-match series in less than two years.
Mar 11, 2019
South Africa vs Sri Lanka: Quinton de Kock's century helps hosts clinch series with win in rain-hit 3rd ODISouth Africa won the math by 71 runs after the 332-run target for Sri Lanka was revised to 193 in 24 overs after a lengthy rain delay.
Mar 03, 2019
South Africa vs Sri Lanka: Faf du Plessis slams ton to help Proteas thrash visitors by eight wickets in first ODIAfter winning the toss and electing to field, South Africa bowled the visitors out for 231 in 47 overs before chasing down their victory target for the loss of two wickets and with 67 balls remaining.
Feb 24, 2019
South Africa vs Sri Lanka: Proteas' complacency, Dimuth Karunaratne's calm presence led to historic series win for island nationDimuth Karunaratne the man who was handed the reins after Dinesh Chandimal was axed changed the team culture. He relaxed the curfew for the players.
Feb 23, 2019
South Africa vs Sri Lanka: Oshada Fernando, Kusal Mendis help visitors beat Proteas by 8 wickets in second Test and clinch historic seriesSri Lankans surged to victory as Fernando and Mendis shared an unbeaten 163-run third wicket partnership studded with crisp, authoritative strokes.
Feb 22, 2019
South Africa vs Sri Lanka: Visitors bowl Proteas out for 128 in second innings on Day 2 to set stage for series winIt was an extraordinary day’s play during which 18 wickets fell and 282 runs were scored, leaving both teams with a chance of victory. It was an extraordinary day’s play during which 18 wickets fell and 282 runs were scored, leaving both teams with a chance of victory.
Feb 21, 2019
South Africa vs Sri Lanka: Proteas bowlers strike late to end Day 1 on a high after being bowled out for 222 in first inningsVishwa Fernando and Kasun Rajitha both took three wickets as Sri Lanka followed up their surprise win in the first Test in Durban with a disciplined bowling performance on a slow but well-grassed pitch.