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Apr 19, 2019
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: By springing wholesale surprises in squad selection, Sri Lanka have pressed self-destruct buttonWith this squad selection, Sri Lanka are destined for disaster at the World Cup. One time champions and two times runners-up, they have pressed the self destruct button. The final nails on their coffin will be delivered in England and Wales.
Apr 18, 2019
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Lasith Malinga included in Sri Lanka's squad despite losing captaincy; Dinesh Chandimal misses outLasith Malinga was replaced as captain by Dimuth Karunaratne, who leads the Test team but hasn't played an ODI since the 2015 World Cup. The surprising move continued the ongoing turmoil in Sri Lankan cricket, which is also being investigated for large-scale corruption by the ICC.
Apr 17, 2019
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Dimuth Karunaratne named Sri Lanka's captain for marquee tournament; Lasith Malinga sackedVeteran pacer Lasith Malinga was sacked as ODI skipper with Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) on Wednesday naming Test captain Dimuth Karunaratne to lead the country at the 50 over World cup in England
Mar 17, 2019
South Africa vs Sri Lanka: Selector's flawed thinking, string of poor performances threaten to derail Islanders' World Cup preparationSouth Africa recently defeated Sri Lanka 5-0 in the ODI series. The writing for the visitors has been on the wall. They paid the price for not persevering with the policy decisions they had taken.
Mar 07, 2019
South Africa vs Sri Lanka: Quinton de Kock's 94, pacers' combined effort help Proteas beat visitors by 113 runs in second ODIRabada, bowling at more than 150 kph at times, took three for 43 as Sri Lanka were bowled out for 138 in reply to South Africa's 251.
Jan 09, 2019
New Zealand vs Sri Lanka: How return to first-class cricket woke up sleeping giant Thisara PereraThisara Perera's resurgence is crucial for Sri Lanka with the World Cup around the corner and he gives them much-needed assurance in their batting.
Jan 08, 2019
New Zealand vs Sri Lanka: Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls smash centuries as Black Caps sweep ODI seriesVeteran Ross Taylor and rising star Henry Nicholls both smashed centuries as New Zealand beat Sri Lanka by 115 runs in the third one-day international in Nelson to complete a 3-0 series whitewash.
Jan 07, 2019
Highlights, New Zealand vs Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI at Saxton Oval, Full cricket score: Kiwis complete 3-0 sweepFollow live updates on 3rd ODI between New Zealand and Sri Lanka at being played at Saxton Oval, Nelson on our live blog here.
Jan 05, 2019
New Zealand vs Sri Lanka: Thisara Perera's whirlwind ton goes in vain as Kiwis seal ODI series with 21-run winPerera faced 74 deliveries and cracked 13 sixes and eight fours before he was the last wicket to fall and Sri Lanka were out for 298 with 22 balls remaining.
Oct 20, 2018
Sri Lanka vs England: Visitors win rain-hit fourth ODI by 18 runs to take unassailable 3-0 leadEngland won the fourth ODI at Pallekele against Sri Lanka by 18 runs on DLS method after thunder and lightning stopped their run chase.