Sri Lanka's Twenty20 captain Lasith Malinga will not be part of the team's second residential training camp, starting 22 June in Kandy, as a 24-member squad was announced on Thursday.
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Sri Lanka and Mumbai Indians pace spearhead Lasith Malinga was rated as greatest bowler in the history of Indian Premier League (IPL) by his contemporaries, who are also commentators.
Chennai Super Kings talisman Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Mumbai Indians' Rohit Sharma were on Saturday jointly declared as the greatest captains of Indian Premier League by a jury comprising 20 former cricketers.
With everything on hold, it's time to look back, time to reflect, time to ponder, time to wonder. So Firstpost presents you with IPL Dream XI.
Former New Zealand all-rounder Scott Styris believes the IPL rivalry between Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians pits the game's best finisher, M S Dhoni, against the best death bowler, Lasith Malinga, in which the former India captain owns the veteran Sri Lankan.
West Indies captain Keiron Pollard won the toss and elected to bowl and Sri Lanka responded with 155-6 in 20 overs.
Sri Lanka vs West Indies, Match Highlights, 2nd T20I in Pallekele: Visitors clinch series with dominant 7-wicket win
Follow the live scorecard and ball-by-ball updates from the second T20 international between Sri Lanka and the West Indies at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium.
Sri Lanka vs West Indies: Oshane Thomas' destructive five-wicket spell guides Windies to thumping victory in first T20I
Chasing a target of 197 runs, Sri Lanka did not witness a good start as Oshane Thomas took three wickets in the second over of the innings. Thomas did not allow Sri Lanka batsmen to settle down as he picked another two wickets to put the hosts under immense pressure.
Highlights, Sri Lanka vs West Indies,1st T20I in Pallekele, Full cricket score: Visitors edge Islanders by 25 runs to take lead
Follow the live scorecard and ball-by-ball commentary on the first T20I between Sri Lanka and West Indies taking place at the Palleke International Cricket Stadium on our live blog.
Virat Kohli, KL Rahul among other Indians named in Asia XI squad for three-match T20I series against World XI in Bangladesh
Kohli has been named by the Bangladesh Cricket Board for one match subject to availability, which is yet to be confirmed by the BCCI
India vs Sri Lanka: Under-fire Lasith Malinga blames himself T20I series loss against Virat Kohli and Co
Sri Lanka skipper Lasith Malinga said lack of early wickets and partnerships were the main reasons behind their meek surrender in the T20I series.
KL Rahul-Shikhar Dhawan opening duo, Shardul Thakur help India thrash Sri Lanka by 78 runs in third T20I, clinch series 2-0
=Here are the best photos from India’s victory over Sri Lanka in the third T20I at Pune.
India vs Sri Lanka: Skipper Lasith Malinga says youngsters are talented but need to improve on mental preparations in T20Is
Malinga also admitted that he failed to play a crucial part in the series despite being the 'most experienced player in the team'.
India vs Sri Lanka: Men in Blue dish out all-round performance in Pune, win T20I series with commanding 78-run win
Shikhar Dhawan silenced his critics, KL Rahul sizzled as usual and the trio of fast bowlers were intimidating in India's lopsided 78-run victory over Sri Lanka in the third T20 International on Friday, sealing the series 2-0.
India vs Sri Lanka 3rd T20I Live Updates: Saini finishes the proceedings as Malinga top edges his shot to mid-off fielder. India win the match by 78 runs and take the series 2-0.
India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd T20I preview: Hosts may test bench strength as Islanders aim to bounce back in final game of series
An inexperienced Sri Lanka was no match for India in Indore and considering that, a case could be made for the inclusion of Pandey and Samson.
Bowlers, top-order batsmen inspire India to comfortable win over Sri Lanka in second T20I and take series lead
Here are the best photos from India's seven-wicket win over Sri Lanka in Indore.
India vs Sri Lanka: Another audition for opener Shikhar Dhawan awaits as attention shifts to Indore for second T20I
Dhawan, 35, is a proven performer in limited overs cricket but with age on Rahul's side (27), time is running out for the easy-going Delhi-based cricketer to cement his place for the T20 World Cup later this year.
India vs Sri Lanka, Highlights, 2nd T20I at Indore, Full cricket score: Clinical hosts thump Lankans by seven wickets, go 1-0 up in series
India vs Sri Lanka 2nd T20I Live Updates: India win by seven wickets and 15 balls to spare. India lead the three match series 1-0. Virat Kohli adds the finishing touch! He sends the short ball around his midriff flying over backward square leg boundary for a huge six with a scrumptions pull shot and that's that. India take unassailable lead in the series.