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Angelo Mathews dropped for Sri Lanka's ODIs, T20Is against England; Dinesh Chandimal appointed skipper
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Angelo Mathews dropped for Sri Lanka's ODIs, T20Is against England; Dinesh Chandimal appointed skipper

Cricket officials said fitness concerns forced them to drop Mathews. However, he was retained in the Test squad, officials said.

Asia Cup 2018: Sri Lanka failed to show any competitiveness in humbling defeat at hands of Afghanistan
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Asia Cup 2018: Sri Lanka failed to show any competitiveness in humbling defeat at hands of Afghanistan

Unless Sri Lanka bite the bullet and make some harsh decisions, their struggles will continue.

Asia Cup 2018: Out of favour bowler Lasith Malinga recalled to Sri Lanka squad after impressing in domestic T20 series
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Asia Cup 2018: Out of favour bowler Lasith Malinga recalled to Sri Lanka squad after impressing in domestic T20 series

Sri Lanka's Lasith Malinga has been called back into action for the national team at the Asia Cup after an injury-plagued year saw him miss out for several months.

Nidahas Trophy 2018: Shardul Thakur says he is ready to 'step up' in seniors' absence after stellar effort against Sri Lanka
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Nidahas Trophy 2018: Shardul Thakur says he is ready to 'step up' in seniors' absence after stellar effort against Sri Lanka

India pacer Shardul Thakur said, "I always knew what the grip was, and then I learned it on my own."

Nidahas Trophy 2018: Bangladesh ride on Mushfiqur Rahim's heroics to pull off fourth-highest run chase in T20Is against Sri Lanka
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Nidahas Trophy 2018: Bangladesh ride on Mushfiqur Rahim's heroics to pull off fourth-highest run chase in T20Is against Sri Lanka

Bangladesh pulled off a memorable record chase to stun Sri Lanka by five wickets in the Nidahas Twenty20 Tri-Series owing to Mushfiqur Rahim's belligerent 35-ball 72.

Nidahas Trophy 2018: When and where to watch India vs Sri Lanka T20I, coverage on TV and live streaming
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Nidahas Trophy 2018: When and where to watch India vs Sri Lanka T20I, coverage on TV and live streaming

Here is a guide to all you need to know regarding the TV coverage and live streaming of the 1st T20I between India and Sri Lanka.

Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka: Kusal Mendis shines in 75-run win against hosts as visitors complete series sweep
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Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka: Kusal Mendis shines in 75-run win against hosts as visitors complete series sweep

Sri Lanka rode on Mendis' 70 off 42 deliveries to post 210-4 and then bowled out the hosts for 135 in Sylhet.

Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka: Kusal Mendis shines in six-wicket victory as visitors snap losing streak in T20I
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Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka: Kusal Mendis shines in six-wicket victory as visitors snap losing streak in T20I

Mendis smashed 53 off 27 balls while Dasun Shanaka hit an unbeaten 42 as the visitors eased past Bangladesh's record total of 193-5 with 20 balls to spare.

Tri-nation series: Debutant Shehan Madushanka's hat-trick helps Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh to lift trophy
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Tri-nation series: Debutant Shehan Madushanka's hat-trick helps Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh to lift trophy

Madushanka took the wickets of Rubel Hossain and Mashrafe Mortaza in the last two balls of his sixth over before he removed Mahmudullah Riyad in the next over to complete his hat-trick.

LIVE Tri-Nation series final, Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka at Dhaka: Cricket score and updates
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LIVE Tri-Nation series final, Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka at Dhaka: Cricket score and updates

Catch all the live updates and scores of the final of the Tri-Nation series between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.

Tri-nation series: Suranga Lakmal shines as Sri Lanka thrash Bangladesh to reach final
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Tri-nation series: Suranga Lakmal shines as Sri Lanka thrash Bangladesh to reach final

Suranga Lakmal led Sri Lankan bowlers on a confidence-boosting rampage to skittle out Bangladesh for 82 on Thursday and guide his side into the final of the Dhaka tri-nation tournament.

Highlights, Tri Nation series, Sri Lanka vs Zimbabwe in Dhaka, Full cricket score: Chandimal and Co win by 5 wickets
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Highlights, Tri Nation series, Sri Lanka vs Zimbabwe in Dhaka, Full cricket score: Chandimal and Co win by 5 wickets

Catch all the live scores and updates from Tri-nation series match between Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka

Angelo Mathews return as Sri Lanka's limited overs captain just six months after quitting the post
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Angelo Mathews return as Sri Lanka's limited overs captain just six months after quitting the post

The move comes as a surprise after Mathews, 30, quit last July as captain in all three formats of the game following repeated bouts of injury.

India vs Sri Lanka: Rohit Sharma showed his tactical nous as a team leader in short stint as captain
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India vs Sri Lanka: Rohit Sharma showed his tactical nous as a team leader in short stint as captain

Once Virat Kohli returns, he would, take back the honour of leading India but it wouldn't hurt to take a lesson or two from Rohit's refreshing captaincy.

India vs Sri Lanka: Big-hitting batsman Kusal Perera says it was 'hard to pick' the wrist spinners
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India vs Sri Lanka: Big-hitting batsman Kusal Perera says it was 'hard to pick' the wrist spinners

Kusal Perera said, "We tried to capitalize with fours and sixes. We didn't want too many dot balls. We tried to hit out and ended up losing too many wickets."

Rohit Sharma's 35-ball century and Indian spinners blow Sri Lanka away as hosts claim series 2-0
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Rohit Sharma's 35-ball century and Indian spinners blow Sri Lanka away as hosts claim series 2-0

Here are the best photo highlights from the 2nd T20I between Indian and Sri Lanka at Indore

India vs Sri Lanka: Rohit Sharma and Co look to wrap up series with victory in second T20I at Indore
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India vs Sri Lanka: Rohit Sharma and Co look to wrap up series with victory in second T20I at Indore

India's batsmen have made merry against a toothless attack. Runs and wickets always give confidence but there is a question mark over how much these performances will count in South Africa,

India vs Sri Lanka: Newcomers look to make an impact as Cuttack pitch shows signs of run-fest
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India vs Sri Lanka: Newcomers look to make an impact as Cuttack pitch shows signs of run-fest

Hosts will be without Virat Kohli, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Shikhar Dhawan while newbies, such as Basil Thampi, Deepak Hooda and Washington Sundar will look to impress at the international level.