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Mar 03, 2019
Caught in Lahore attack in 2009, coaches Trevor Bayliss and Paul Farbrace hope international cricket returns to PakistanIt was on 3 March 2009 that Sri Lanka's team bus, taking the team to the Gaddafi Stadium for a Test against Pakistan, was hit by bullets and grenades in an attack by armed militants.
Jan 29, 2019
Australia vs Sri Lanka: Visitors include uncapped pacer Chamika Karunaratne for second Test in place of injured Lahiru KumaraAustralia thrashed Sri Lanka by an innings and 40 runs in the first Test in Brisbane on Saturday.
Dec 13, 2018
Former England cricketer Jonathan Lewis joins Sri Lanka support staff as batting coachJonathan Lewis was Thursday named Sri Lanka's new batting coach, with the former England player to be tasked with preparing the national team for next year's World Cup.
Nov 10, 2018
Sri Lanka vs England: Rangana Herath's bowling milestones might be equalled in future but his personality will remain unmatchedRangana Herath is a simple man and sportsmen like him in this day and age are few and rare. With his retirement on Friday, cricket ended its only link to the 20th century as Herath was the only active player to have debuted in 1990s.
Sep 21, 2018
Uncapped Surrey batsman Rory Burns included in England's 16-man squad for Sri Lanka tourUncapped Surrey batsman Rory Burns is set to replace Alastair Cook at the top of England's order after being named in a 16-man squad on Friday for the upcoming three-Test tour of Sri Lanka.
Sep 18, 2018
Asia Cup 2018: Five-time champions Sri Lanka bow out of tournament after 91-run loss against AfghanistanAfghanistan knocked five-time champions Sri Lanka out of the Asia Cup with a 91-run win at Abu Dhabi on Monday, the result reflecting the rise of the cricketers from the strife-torn nation and the fall of the once all-conquering islanders.
Sep 14, 2018
Asia Cup 2018: Indian cricket team rope in left-arm throwdown specialist to counter Pakistan's pacersBefore they begin their Asian Cup campaign in UAE, the Indian cricket team is set to add a left-arm throwdown specialist to their support staff temporarily.
Sep 10, 2018
Asia Cup 2018: Sri Lanka's Dinesh Chandimal ruled out of tournament due to injury; Niroshan Dickwella named replacementSri Lanka Test captain Dinesh Chandimal was withdrawn Monday from the 16-member squad for the Asia Cup because of an injury during a recent domestic tournament, the board said.
Aug 13, 2018
Former Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara dismisses rumours of foray into politics amid comparisons with Imran KhanKumar Sangakkara has publicly reiterated his lack of desire for a career in politics, stating that he has never harboured a desire to become a politician and that he will never run for office.
Aug 12, 2018
Sri Lanka vs South Africa: Spinner Akila Dananjaya bags six wickets in futile attempt as visitors win ODI seriesSri Lanka capped off a difficult series against visitors South Africa by winning the last match in the ODI format of the tour, with captain Angelo Mathews scoring 97 runs.