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Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Sri Lanka coach Graham Ford told reporters ahead of the team's departure on Wednesday for a two-month-long tour of England that he understood the challenges facing the tourists but was confident that they could "work together and really create pressure".
Island Cricket
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Sri Lanka's rookie batting line-up faces a "huge mental challenge" in adapting to English conditions as they bid to pull off a repeat of their historic series win over their hosts, coach Graham Ford said Wednesday.
WZRD
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Chameera has emerged during the last 12 months as Sri Lanka’s next fast bowling prospect and, at the age of 24, the tag of his country’s fastest bowler. Initially brought into the international setup during 2014, Chameera waited until mid-2015 for his Test debut and then sprung into the news durin
Jagath Perera
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Sri Lanka haven’t been blessed with express quicks over the years – only Lasith Malinga and Dilhara Fernando have hit the 90mph mark in recent memory – but in Chameera they look to have unearthed something special. Rangy and rapid, he consistently hovers around 150kph and has broken into..
Daniel Alexander
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Aftermath of the national cricket team’s disastrous World T-20 campaign in India, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has taken several measures to help the team get back to winning ways and although there’s not much optimism, an improved performance is expected as Angelo Mathews’ side take wings to England tod
Kasun Kumarasinghe
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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"I know Pallekele is a nice batting wicket with a bit of late turn in the innings. Galle is traditionally a slow turner and in Colombo it's a very nice batting track.
AmilaSaman
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Sri Lanka’s Kusal Perera, who has been suspended for the alleged doping offence has hired a team of UK lawyers, it is learnt here. According to the sources in England, the 26-year-old left-handed batsman and wicket-keeper has sought the services of a law firm called Morgan Sports Law.
WZRD
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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Sri Lanka are going through a "transition period" and players will need to be given more time to settle, Muttiah Muralitharan has said in a recent interview, while former captain Mahela Jayawardene has suggested that Sri Lanka's slump is a result of poor planning by selectors and administrators.
Island Cricket