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Sep 11, 2018
Asia Cup 2018: Sri Lanka seek resurgence, eye a spot in final, says head coach Chandika HathurusinghaHathurusingha says that he will be content if the team makes it to the final and outlines Pakistan as favourites in the absence of Indian skipper Virat Kohli.
Aug 02, 2018
Sri Lanka Cricket scraps plans for IPL-like Twenty20 competition; announces new four-team local tournament insteadSri Lanka's cricket authorities Thursday shelved long-delayed plans for a Twenty20 competition akin to the massively lucrative Indian Premier League, instead announcing a local tournament with no foreign players.
Jul 27, 2018
Danushka Gunathilaka handed six-match ban by Sri Lanka Cricket for breaching code of conductSri Lanka Cricket, the national governing body, had launched an inquiry into alleged misconduct by the 27-year-old and had suspended him from all forms of international cricket at the conclusion of the second Test against South Africa.
Jul 25, 2018
Sri Lanka's Danushka Gunathilaka questioned by police over alleged rape of Norwegian womanSri Lankan police have questioned Danushka Gunathilaka for the national cricket team after a Norwegian woman was allegedly raped in a hotel room while he was present, an official said on Wednesday.
Jul 24, 2018
Sri Lanka vs South Africa: Suspended opening batsman Danushka Gunathilaka left out of ODI seriesSri Lanka's suspended opening batsman Danushka Gunathilaka was left out Tuesday from the 15-man squad to play the five-match one-day international series against the touring South African side.
Jul 20, 2018
West Indies vs Sri Lanka: Leg-spinner Jeffrey Vandersay receives one-year suspended ban for misconductSri Lankan bowler Jeffrey Vandersay will serve a year-long suspended ban for his actions during a tour of West Indies after failing to report back to the team hotel on time.
Jun 26, 2018
Former Sri Lanka skipper Arjuna Ranatunga blames country's cricket board for mishandling ball-tampering scandalRanatunga said the island's cricket officials were to blame for the misconduct that saw Sri Lanka's skipper, coach and manager penalised during the second Test against the West Indies.
Jun 23, 2018
West Indies vs Sri Lanka: Suranga Lakmal to lead island nation in third Test in absence of banned Dinesh ChandimalThe decision has come in the aftermath of regular captain Dinesh Chandimal's ban being upheld by the International Cricket Council (ICC) appointed Judicial Commissioner, Michael Beloff, who rejected his appeal against the ball-tampering sanction on Friday.
Jun 17, 2018
West Indies vs Sri Lanka: ICC charges Dinesh Chandimal over ball-tampering in second TestThe Sri Lankans, led by Chandimal, refused to take the field following a decision by umpires Aleem Dar and Ian Gould to charge the tourists with altering the state of the ball during the latter stages of Friday's play.
Jun 15, 2018
As Mahela Jayawardene declines Sri Lanka sports minister's offer, here's a detailed look at the mess SLC is inSri Lankan cricket administration continues to be in a state of deadlock, with the pending elections for the body that governs the sport in the country postponed yet again.