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India vs Sri Lanka: Virat Kohli and Co set to experiment, while hosts eye fightback in second ODI
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India vs Sri Lanka: Virat Kohli and Co set to experiment, while hosts eye fightback in second ODI

India will aim to create their core for the 2019 World Cup while Sri Lanka need to ensure they do not fall behind in the race to directly qualify for the World Cup.

KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan attain career-best Test rankings; Ravindra Jadeja loses top all-rounder status
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KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan attain career-best Test rankings; Ravindra Jadeja loses top all-rounder status

After completing 3-0 series whitewash against Sri Lanka, Indian players including KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan attained career-best positions the latest ICC rankings

India vs Sri Lanka: Shikhar Dhawan says he doesn't get defensive anymore when faced with failure
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India vs Sri Lanka: Shikhar Dhawan says he doesn't get defensive anymore when faced with failure

Shikhar Dhawan also said, "I know I am an aggressive batsman so I would rather get out that way (pull to square leg) than getting out in the slips and being defensive because that is not my natural game."

India vs Sri Lanka: Shikhar Dhawan scores fine century but hosts bounce back to restrict visitors to 329/6
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India vs Sri Lanka: Shikhar Dhawan scores fine century but hosts bounce back to restrict visitors to 329/6

Courtesy Dhawan's (119) sixth Test hundred and a record 188-run opening stand with KL Rahul (85), India looked good for a score close to 400 after opting to bat

India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: When and where to watch, coverage on TV and live streaming
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India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: When and where to watch, coverage on TV and live streaming

Here's everything you need to know about watching the third Test match between India and Sri Lanka at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium in Kandy.

India vs Sri Lanka: Hosts recall Lahiru Thirimanne as replacement for injured Asela Gunaratne
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India vs Sri Lanka: Hosts recall Lahiru Thirimanne as replacement for injured Asela Gunaratne

Sri Lanka on Monday recalled left-handed batsman Lahiru Thirimanne in its squad for the second Test against India as a replacement for injured Asela Gunaratne.

Sri Lanka vs Zimbabwe: Debutant Wanidu Hasaranga, Lakshan Sandakan spin hosts to victory in 2nd ODI
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Sri Lanka vs Zimbabwe: Debutant Wanidu Hasaranga, Lakshan Sandakan spin hosts to victory in 2nd ODI

Nineteen-year-old all-rounder Hasaranga bowled only 16 balls but tore through Zimbabwe's tail.

Sri Lanka vs Zimbabwe: Pace spearhead Lasith Malinga ruled out of second ODI due to viral fever
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Sri Lanka vs Zimbabwe: Pace spearhead Lasith Malinga ruled out of second ODI due to viral fever

Malinga, who was slapped with a suspended six-month match ban earlier this week, has been told to take two days of rest after coming down with the bug.

Champions Trophy 2017: Sri Lanka will heavily rely on talented batting line-up to upset the odds
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Champions Trophy 2017: Sri Lanka will heavily rely on talented batting line-up to upset the odds

If Sri Lanka encounter pitches that suit them and win some important tosses then this team has the potential to cause a few upsets in the tournament.

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 2nd Test: Shakib Al Hasan's century puts visitors in control at end of Day 3
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Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 2nd Test: Shakib Al Hasan's century puts visitors in control at end of Day 3

Shakib Al Hasan struck his fifth Test century and Mosaddek Hossain scored a fifty on his debut to put Bangladesh in control of the second Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo on Friday

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 1st test: Late visitors' wickets put hosts in control at the end of Day 2
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Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 1st test: Late visitors' wickets put hosts in control at the end of Day 2

Bangladesh's Soumya Sarkar and Tamim Iqbal shared a century opening stand before Sri Lanka took two late wickets to tighten their grip on the first Test at Galle on Wednesday.

Highlights, South Africa vs Sri Lanka, 5th ODI: Proteas win by 88 runs, seal series whitewash
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Highlights, South Africa vs Sri Lanka, 5th ODI: Proteas win by 88 runs, seal series whitewash

Catch all the Live scores and updates from the 5th ODI between South Africa and Sri Lanka

South Africa vs Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I: Angelo Mathews braves injury to help visitors clinch thriller
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South Africa vs Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I: Angelo Mathews braves injury to help visitors clinch thriller

Injured captain Angelo Mathews hit two sixes in the last over to hand Sri Lanka a series-levelling three-wicket win in the second Twenty20 international against South Africa on Sunday.

Sri Lanka name Thikshila de Silva, Lakshan Sandakan in T20 squad against South Africa
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Sri Lanka name Thikshila de Silva, Lakshan Sandakan in T20 squad against South Africa

Sri Lanka named uncapped all-rounder Thikshila de Silva today in a 15-member squad for the three Twenty20 Internationals against South Africa.

Sri Lanka vs Australia, 2nd Test: Kusal Mendis, Angelo Mathews hand hosts the edge on Day One
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Sri Lanka vs Australia, 2nd Test: Kusal Mendis, Angelo Mathews hand hosts the edge on Day One

Half centuries from the in-form Kusal Mendis and skipper Angelo Mathews gave Sri Lanka the edge over Australia on the opening day of the second cricket Test here today despite a five-wicket haul from Mitchell Starc.

Sri Lanka vs Australia, 2nd Test: Hosts eye historic series win as visitors look to re-establish dominance
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Sri Lanka vs Australia, 2nd Test: Hosts eye historic series win as visitors look to re-establish dominance

Sri Lanka are in no mood to let Australia off the hook as they look to follow up their first Test victory over the top side in 17 years, skipper Angelo Mathews said on Wednesday.

Misbah-ul-Haq, Rangana Herath, Leander Paes: Why success of senior statesmen of the game thrills us
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Misbah-ul-Haq, Rangana Herath, Leander Paes: Why success of senior statesmen of the game thrills us

Misbah-ul-Haq, Rangana Herath, Leander Paes: What is it about the sportspeople of a certain age that makes us viewers discard our nationality for a moment and will them to succeed?

How Sri Lanka's astonishing win at home against Australia was a victory for everyone
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How Sri Lanka's astonishing win at home against Australia was a victory for everyone

For Sri Lanka’s astonishing win in Pallekele in the First Test against Test , however, both the match result and its fascinating cascade of processes were of huge significance.

Sri Lanka vs Australia: Steve Smith and co on rearguard as they struggle against rampant spinners
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Sri Lanka vs Australia: Steve Smith and co on rearguard as they struggle against rampant spinners

Australia faced an uphill struggle to save the first Test against Sri Lanka's spinners after losing three early second innings wickets while trying to chase 268.