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West Indies vs Sri Lanka: Dimuth Karunaratne leads visitors' resistance on Day 5 of drawn second Test
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West Indies vs Sri Lanka: Dimuth Karunaratne leads visitors' resistance on Day 5 of drawn second Test

Set a daunting target of 377 and resuming at 29 without loss, the tourists reached 193 for two with a tops score of 75 by captain Dimuth Karunaratne and an unbeaten 66 by Oshada Fernando leading the resistance.

West Indies vs Sri Lanka: Kraigg Brathwaite's unbeaten 99 steady hosts as teams share honours on Day 1
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West Indies vs Sri Lanka: Kraigg Brathwaite's unbeaten 99 steady hosts as teams share honours on Day 1

The West Indies are keen to follow up their series success in Bangladesh in February with a home triumph ahead of a lengthy international break to accommodate the Indian Premier League.

West Indies vs Sri Lanka: Fernando, Thirimanne lead fightback as hosts take control on Day 3 of first Test
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West Indies vs Sri Lanka: Fernando, Thirimanne lead fightback as hosts take control on Day 3 of first Test

Oshada Fernando and Lahiru Thirimanne's 162-run second wicket partnership helped Sri Lanka take 153-run lead.

West Indies vs Sri Lanka: Rahkeem Cornwall, Joshua da Silva help hosts take 99-run lead on Day 2 of first Test
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West Indies vs Sri Lanka: Rahkeem Cornwall, Joshua da Silva help hosts take 99-run lead on Day 2 of first Test

Cornwall's unbeaten 60 has come of 79 balls with two sixes and nine fours embellishing an entertaining innings.

South Africa vs Sri Lanka: Hosts to rest Kagiso Rabada in second Test to ensure paceman's availability for Pakistan series
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South Africa vs Sri Lanka: Hosts to rest Kagiso Rabada in second Test to ensure paceman's availability for Pakistan series

Cricket South Africa announced on Saturday that Rabada will not play at the Wanderers Stadium with a view to him being fully fit for the forthcoming series against Pakistan and Australia.

South Africa vs Sri Lanka: Mark Boucher believes Proteas have a 'very good chance' of winning series if they execute plans in place
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South Africa vs Sri Lanka: Mark Boucher believes Proteas have a 'very good chance' of winning series if they execute plans in place

Sri Lanka have won their most recent four Tests against South Africa, including a shock 2-0 series win on their tour two seasons ago.

Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka: Suranga Lakmal collects four-fer on Day 5 as visitors grab series lead with 10-wicket win
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Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka: Suranga Lakmal collects four-fer on Day 5 as visitors grab series lead with 10-wicket win

Fast bowler Suranga Lakmal claimed four scalps to help dismiss Zimbabwe cheaply as Sri Lanka wrapped up a 10-wicket victory on the final day of the first Test at the Harare Sports Club on Thursday.

Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka: Visitors recall experienced pacer Suranga Lakmal for two-match Test series
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Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka: Visitors recall experienced pacer Suranga Lakmal for two-match Test series

Lakmal returned to Sri Lanka's Test squad after missing the tour of Pakistan due to dengue fever.

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Pacer Usman Shinwari likely to miss second Test in Karachi due to fever
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Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Pacer Usman Shinwari likely to miss second Test in Karachi due to fever

Pakistan's head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq said Usman Shinwari was being treated and it was highly unlikely he would be available for the second Test starting from Thursday at the national stadium in Karachi.

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Bullets, blood and mental scars, ex-Sri Lankan cricketers recall chilling 2009 terror attack
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Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Bullets, blood and mental scars, ex-Sri Lankan cricketers recall chilling 2009 terror attack

Thilan Samaraweera, Kumar Sangakkara, Sanath Jayasuriya and other former Sri Lanka cricketers recall the time when they came under attack from terrorists in Pakistan ten years ago.

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Revisiting the horrific 2009 Lahore terror attack that stripped nation of its 'identity'
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Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Revisiting the horrific 2009 Lahore terror attack that stripped nation of its 'identity'

Cricket is a way for Pakistan to show it’s flare, skill, determination and above all it’s hospitality. Cricket is Pakistan’s identity and the country will do anything and everything in its power to protect it.

PCB hopes for full-strength Sri Lanka to tour Pakistan for Test series in December
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PCB hopes for full-strength Sri Lanka to tour Pakistan for Test series in December

The PCB announced Rawalpindi and Karachi as venues for two ICC Test Championship matches in December. Pakistan had won the ODI series 2-0 while the Lankans blanked the hosts 3-0 in the Twenty20 series.

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Lahiru Thirimanne to lead visitors in ODIs in absence of Dimuth Karunaratne; Dasun Shanaka named T20I captain
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Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Lahiru Thirimanne to lead visitors in ODIs in absence of Dimuth Karunaratne; Dasun Shanaka named T20I captain

Lahiru Thirimanne has replaced one-day international skipper Dimuth Karunaratne, who refused to join the tour along with Twenty20 skipper Lasith Malinga.

Sri Lanka Cricket denies NOC to Niroshan Dickwella to play in ongoing Caribbean Premier League
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Sri Lanka Cricket denies NOC to Niroshan Dickwella to play in ongoing Caribbean Premier League

The board will also prevent all-rounder Thisara Perera from playing in the majority of the tournament. Dickwella and Thisara were among ten players who refused to tour Pakistan despite assurances from Sri Lankan security experts.

Fawad Hussain claims Sri Lankan cricketers opted out of Pakistan tour after IPL exclusion threat from India
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Fawad Hussain claims Sri Lankan cricketers opted out of Pakistan tour after IPL exclusion threat from India

Fawad Hussain claimed that Sri Lankan cricket players opted out from the Pakistan tour after India threatened them that they will be ousted from the IPL.

Pakistan Cricket Board says home series against Sri Lanka to go ahead despite withdrawal of several high-profile players
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Pakistan Cricket Board says home series against Sri Lanka to go ahead despite withdrawal of several high-profile players

Most of the international teams have refused to tour Pakistan since a militant attack on the Sri Lankan team bus during a Test match in Lahore in March 2009. The Sri Lankan cricket board had given the freedom to its players to choose if they want to travel to Pakistan