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Sri Lanka Cricket set to suspend Shehan Madushanka's contract after he was arrested for possessing heroin
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Sri Lanka Cricket set to suspend Shehan Madushanka's contract after he was arrested for possessing heroin

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) is planning to suspend the contract of medium pacer Shehan Madushanka after he was arrested for possessing heroin.

Sri Lanka skipper Dimuth Karunaratne hails 'experienced' coach Mickey Arthur, insists his side must target top four spot in Tests, ODIs
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Sri Lanka skipper Dimuth Karunaratne hails 'experienced' coach Mickey Arthur, insists his side must target top four spot in Tests, ODIs

Sri Lanka cricket captain Dimuth Karunaratne lauded the impact of new coach Mickey Arthur on Sunday and said his side must target a top-four spot in the world rankings for both the Test and 50-over formats.

Coronavirus Outbreak: MCC to offer chairman Kumar Sangakkara one-year extension amid COVID-19 crisis
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Coronavirus Outbreak: MCC to offer chairman Kumar Sangakkara one-year extension amid COVID-19 crisis

Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara will be offered a one-year extension as president of the Marylebone Cricket Club in the “extraordinary circumstances” resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, the MCC said

Coronavirus Outbreak: England tour of Sri Lanka rescheduled to January but dates yet to be finalised, says SLC CEO Ashley de Silva
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Coronavirus Outbreak: England tour of Sri Lanka rescheduled to January but dates yet to be finalised, says SLC CEO Ashley de Silva

England's Test tour of Sri Lanka, which could not be completed in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic, has been rescheduled to January next year, claims SLC CEO Ashley de Silva.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Sri Lanka board to provide monetary relief to country’s cricketing community
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Sri Lanka board to provide monetary relief to country’s cricketing community

The Sri Lanka Cricket Executive Committee took a decision to grant its member clubs (ones, which maintain cricket grounds) a sum of LKR 100,000 each for the months of March and April to help upkeep the standards of the venues and infrastructure facilities.

Sri Lanka vs West Indies: Oshane Thomas' destructive five-wicket spell guides Windies to thumping victory in first T20I
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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.

Sri Lanka vs West Indies, Match Highlights, 3rd ODI at Pallekele: Windies come up short as hosts win by slender 6-run margin
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Sri Lanka vs West Indies, Match Highlights, 3rd ODI at Pallekele: Windies come up short as hosts win by slender 6-run margin

Catch the Live score and updates from the third ODI between Sri Lanka and West Indies taking place at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium.

Sri Lanka vs West Indies: Thisara Perera, Nuwan Pradeep return to hosts' T20I squad for two-match series
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Sri Lanka vs West Indies: Thisara Perera, Nuwan Pradeep return to hosts' T20I squad for two-match series

Perera is part of the ongoing three-match ODI series against Windies and scored 32 and 36 in the first two games. Sri Lanka already sealed the series by 2-0 with the third fixture will be played on 1 March. Pradeep is also part of the ongoing ODI series and scalped three wickets in the two matches so far.

Sri Lanka vs West Indies: Avishka Fernando, Kusal Mendis tons help hosts seal series-clinching win in second ODI with a game to spare
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Sri Lanka vs West Indies: Avishka Fernando, Kusal Mendis tons help hosts seal series-clinching win in second ODI with a game to spare

Avishka Fernando and Kusal Mendis' centuries guided Sri Lanka to a massive 161-run win against West Indies in the second ODI at Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium on Wednesday.

Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka, Highlights, 2nd Test Day 3 at Harare, Full cricket score: Zimbabwe lead by 175 runs
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Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka, Highlights, 2nd Test Day 3 at Harare, Full cricket score: Zimbabwe lead by 175 runs

Catch all the Live scores and updates from Day 3 of the second Test between Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka.

Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka: Showers send hosts into 284 run lead at close on Day 2 of Harare Test
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Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka: Showers send hosts into 284 run lead at close on Day 2 of Harare Test

Zimbabwe had posted 406 all out in their first innings and lead by 284 runs on a wicket that is offering little encouragement to the seamers, but providing turn for the spin bowlers, which is likely to be the key factor in the remainder of the Test.

India vs Sri Lanka: Opener Shikhar Dhawan says team wants to win regularly even while batting first
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India vs Sri Lanka: Opener Shikhar Dhawan says team wants to win regularly even while batting first

Shikhar Dhawan says India are seeking complete mastery over defending totals, the ambition prompting them to make a "conscious" decision to bat first on winning the toss in a T20 World Cup year.

India vs Sri Lanka: Shikhar Dhawan, Shardul Thakur, Navdeep Saini stay afloat with solid performances; takeaways from T20I series win
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India vs Sri Lanka: Shikhar Dhawan, Shardul Thakur, Navdeep Saini stay afloat with solid performances; takeaways from T20I series win

Presenting the key takeaways from India’s series-clinching (2-0) 78-run win over Sri Lanka at Pune’s MCA Stadium.

India vs Sri Lanka: 'Sri Lanka won the toss, India bossed the match', Twitterati react to Virat Kohli and Co's T20I series triumph
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India vs Sri Lanka: 'Sri Lanka won the toss, India bossed the match', Twitterati react to Virat Kohli and Co's T20I series triumph

Sri Lanka succumbed to yet another series defeat to India following a 78-run loss in the third and final T20I at Pune's Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium. Twitterati were full of praise for Virat Kohli and Co.

Highlights, India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd T20I at Pune: Virat Kohli and Co clinch series with 78-run win
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Highlights, India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd T20I at Pune: Virat Kohli and Co clinch series with 78-run win

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: 'Ground staff using life hacks on pitch', Twitter reacts to hair dryer, steam iron being used to dry Guwahati pitch
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India vs Sri Lanka: 'Ground staff using life hacks on pitch', Twitter reacts to hair dryer, steam iron being used to dry Guwahati pitch

The first T20I between India and Sri Lanka in Guwahati was abandoned without a ball being bowed due to rain and a damp pitch. Here's how the twitter reacted to the groundsmen using interesting techniques to dry the dampness of the pitch

India vs West Indies stats review: Virat Kohli creates yet another batting record, Rohit Sharma's sixes wonder and more
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India vs West Indies stats review: Virat Kohli creates yet another batting record, Rohit Sharma's sixes wonder and more

India won their 10th consecutive bilateral series (Two-plus ODIs) against West Indies and created a record of winning most consecutive bilateral series against a team.

Highlights, Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test Day 5 at Rawalpindi, Full cricket score: Abid Ali, Babar Azam tons impress hosts in drawn contest
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Highlights, Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test Day 5 at Rawalpindi, Full cricket score: Abid Ali, Babar Azam tons impress hosts in drawn contest

Catch all the live updates from the Day 5 of the first Test between Pakistan and Sri Lanka at Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium