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Jan 11, 2019
Sri Lankan cricket sits on precipice as ICC's two-week grace period invites unreported approaches and incidents from cricketersAs Sri Lankan cricket reels under on-field woes, the officials have been kept busy to focus elsewhere - corruption.
Jan 10, 2019
ICC grants 15-day amnesty to whistleblowers to come clean on corruption in Sri Lankan cricketThe International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday announced a 15-day amnesty for whistleblowers who have previously failed to report corruption in the embattled sport in Sri Lanka, warning of five-year bans if they fail to come clean.
Dec 31, 2018
Sri Lanka rated most corrupt cricket nation in the world by ICC, says country's sports minister Harin FernandoThe International Cricket Council feels "Sri Lanka's cricket administration is corrupt from top to bottom", Harin Fernando said, adding that he had been shown a confidential report on the matter at a Dubai meeting.
Dec 14, 2018
New Zealand vs Sri Lanka: Dimuth Karunaratne admits difficulty in tackling recent upheaval; says team will give its bestSri Lanka's bowling coach Nuwan Zoysa was suspended by the International Cricket Council in October after he was accused of match-fixing and off-spinner Akila Dananjaya was suspended this month for having an illegal bowling action.
Dec 10, 2018
Sri Lanka spinner Akila Dananjaya suspended by ICC from bowling in international cricket due to illegal actionAkila Dananjaya was reported over a suspect bowling action during last month's first Test of the England series in Sri Lanka, which the tourists won by 211 runs on their way to a 3-0 whitewash.
Nov 25, 2018
Sri Lanka vs England: Hosts sack selectors as Joe Root and Co move closer to Test series sweepThe selection panel headed by former Test bowler Graeme Labrooy and also including Gamini Wickremasinghe, Eric Upashantha, Chandika Hathurusingha and Jeryl Woutersz were only appointed in June.
Nov 13, 2018
Former Sri Lanka cricketer Dilhara Lokuhettige charged under Emirates Cricket Board anti-corruption codeDilhara Lokuhettige has been charged with three counts of breaching the anti-corruption code of the Emirates Cricket Board (ECB), ICC said.
Nov 11, 2018
Sri Lanka vs England: Off-spinner Akila Dananjaya reported for suspicious action during first TestThe ICC said that Akila Dananjaya will be required to undergo testing within two weeks and, during this period, the spinner is permitted to continue bowling in international cricket until the results are known.
Nov 04, 2018
Sri Lanka vs England: Veteran Rangana Herath gears up for final act on happy hunting ground GalleSri Lanka's Rangana Herath, aged 40, has taken five-wicket hauls against all the Test nations during his 19-year career and he stands 10th on the all-time bowlers' list with 430 dismissals.
Nov 01, 2018
Sri Lanka vs England: Jos Buttler 'feared worst' after hitting Sri Lankan fielder Pathum Nissanka on head in practice matchThe incident involving Jos Buttler on the second day of the two-day clash between England and Sri Lanka Board President’s XI revived memories of the on-field injury suffered by Australian Phillip Hughes in 2014 which proved fatal, but it was later confirmed Pathum Nissanka was out of danger after an MRI scan.