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Sri Lanka vs England: Hosts include injured Kusal Perera in squad for two-Test series, leave Lahiru Thirimanne out
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Sri Lanka vs England: Hosts include injured Kusal Perera in squad for two-Test series, leave Lahiru Thirimanne out

Kusal Perera has returned to Sri Lanka’s squad for their two-Test series against England later this month despite carrying a finger injury that could rule him out of the first match.

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: Danushka Gunathilaka's century goes in vain as hosts chase down 297 to wrap up series
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Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Danushka Gunathilaka's century goes in vain as hosts chase down 297 to wrap up series

Gunathilaka's 134-ball 133 lifted Sri Lanka to a challenging 297-9 in their 50 overs but Pakistan chased down the target in 48.2 overs for their first series win in 15 months

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: 'The way we bowled and batted wasn't our 100 precent', visiting skipper Lahiru Thirimanne reflects on loss in second ODI
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Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: 'The way we bowled and batted wasn't our 100 precent', visiting skipper Lahiru Thirimanne reflects on loss in second ODI

Sri Lanka collapsed to 5 for 28 in 10.1 overs before a 177-run record partnership for the sixth-wicket between Shehan Jayasuriya (96) and Dasun Shanaka (68) revived the innings.

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, Highlights, 2nd ODI at Karachi: Hosts take lead in series with 67-run victory
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Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, Highlights, 2nd ODI at Karachi: Hosts take lead in series with 67-run victory

Follow the live scorecard and ball-by-ball commentary on the second one-day international between Pakistan and Sri Lanka at the National Stadium in Karachi on our live blog.

Highlights, Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, 1st ODI at Karachi: Match abandoned without a ball bowled
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Highlights, Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, 1st ODI at Karachi: Match abandoned without a ball bowled

Follow the live scorecard and ball-by-ball commentary on the first one-day international between Pakistan and Sri Lanka at the National Stadium in Karachi on our live blog.

Sri Lanka leave for Pakistan tour, ODI skipper Lahiru Thirimanne says team satisfied with security arrangements
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Sri Lanka leave for Pakistan tour, ODI skipper Lahiru Thirimanne says team satisfied with security arrangements

Ten senior players of the Sri Lankan team had opted out of the tour of Pakistan, comprising three ODIs and three T20Is beginning on Friday, citing security concerns

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Lahiru Thirimanne to lead visitors in ODIs in absence of Dimuth Karunaratne; Dasun Shanaka named T20I captain
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Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Lahiru Thirimanne to lead visitors in ODIs in absence of Dimuth Karunaratne; Dasun Shanaka named T20I captain

Lahiru Thirimanne has replaced one-day international skipper Dimuth Karunaratne, who refused to join the tour along with Twenty20 skipper Lasith Malinga.

Sri Lanka vs New Zealand, Highlights, 1st Test, Day 5 at Colombo, Live Cricket Score: Black Caps square series with innings win
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Sri Lanka vs New Zealand, Highlights, 1st Test, Day 5 at Colombo, Live Cricket Score: Black Caps square series with innings win

Follow updates on the fifth day of the second Test between Sri Lanka and New Zealand, taking place at the P Sara Oval in Colombo.

Sri Lanka vs New Zealand: Ross Taylor says his team is eager to replicate 2012 Colombo heroics in second Test
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Sri Lanka vs New Zealand: Ross Taylor says his team is eager to replicate 2012 Colombo heroics in second Test

New Zealand were facing a similar situation in 2012 after losing the opening Test, only to come back and win the second Test to level the two-Test series

Sri Lanka vs New Zealand: Dimuth Karunaratne, Lahiru Thirimanne put hosts in control after being set 268 to win on Day 4 of Galle Test
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Sri Lanka vs New Zealand: Dimuth Karunaratne, Lahiru Thirimanne put hosts in control after being set 268 to win on Day 4 of Galle Test

Sri Lanka's batters set the stage Saturday for a thrilling final day, reaching 133 without loss at stumps on day four as they chased 268 to beat New Zealand in the first Test in Galle.

India vs Sri Lanka, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Rohit Sharma's record-breaking ton powers India to convincing win ahead of semi-finals
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India vs Sri Lanka, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Rohit Sharma's record-breaking ton powers India to convincing win ahead of semi-finals

A peerless Rohit Sharma's graceful willow continued its day job of breaking world records as India warmed up nicely for their World Cup semi-final by decimating Sri Lanka.

Sri Lanka vs Australia, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Aaron Finch's magnificent century sinks Dimuth Karunaratne and Co at The Oval
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Sri Lanka vs Australia, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Aaron Finch's magnificent century sinks Dimuth Karunaratne and Co at The Oval

This is Australia's fourth win in five matches, having beaten Afghanistan, the West Indies and Pakistan while losing to India in the 10-team tournament.

Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka, ICC World Cup 2019 Stats Wrap: Islanders finally break Cardiff duck, Lahiru Thirimanne enters 3000-run club and more
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Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka, ICC World Cup 2019 Stats Wrap: Islanders finally break Cardiff duck, Lahiru Thirimanne enters 3000-run club and more

Sri Lanka finally break Cardiff duck, Lahiru Thirimanne enters 3000-run club and other numbers from Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka match.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Australia conclude preparations with comfortable win over Sri Lanka in final warm-up match
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Australia conclude preparations with comfortable win over Sri Lanka in final warm-up match

Australia concluded their World Cup preparation on an emphatic note, beating a struggling Sri Lanka by five wickets in their final warm-up game

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, Sri Lanka squad: All you need to know about Dimuth Karunaratne and Co
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, Sri Lanka squad: All you need to know about Dimuth Karunaratne and Co

Dimuth Karunaratne-led Sri Lanka will be desperate for a positive start in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 after enduring a difficult few months.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: By springing wholesale surprises in squad selection, Sri Lanka have pressed self-destruct button
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: By springing wholesale surprises in squad selection, Sri Lanka have pressed self-destruct button

With 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.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Lasith Malinga included in Sri Lanka's squad despite losing captaincy; Dinesh Chandimal misses out
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Lasith Malinga included in Sri Lanka's squad despite losing captaincy; Dinesh Chandimal misses out

Lasith 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.