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Tuesday, August 26, 2014
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22 Number of fifties that Angelo Mathews has now scored in ODI cricket. This is the most fifties scored by a Sri Lankan batsman who does not have an ODI hundred. Chamara Kapugedera with eight fifties is a distant second.
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Tuesday, August 26, 2014
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Thisara Perera put in an all round performance to help Sri Lanka to a 77 run win over Pakistan in the second One Day International (ODI) of the three match series against Pakistan being played in Hambantota. Perera claimed three wickets in his three overs as Pakistan collapsed yet again...
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Tuesday, August 26, 2014
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In the first ODI, wicketkeeper Kumar Sangakkara had seen Misbah shaping for a lap sweep, and immediately shuffled to the leg side to pull off a stunning catch. He was at it again today: this time his victim was a well-set Shehzad, who popped a catch down the leg side to an agile...
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Tuesday, August 26, 2014
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Mahela Jayawardene scored 66 in his first Test innings, as part of Sri Lanka's Test-record 952 for 6 against India at the Premadasa Stadium in Colombo in August 1997, and he bowed out of Test cricket with 54 in his final innings, against Pakistan at the Sinhalese Sports Club in...
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Tuesday, August 26, 2014
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Thisara Perera (65) and Angelo Mathews (93) helped Sri Lanka set a challenging target of 311 runs against Pakistan in the second One-Day International (ODI) at Hambantota on Tuesday. Sri Lanka recovered well after being reduced to 62 for three in the 11th over, as Mathews and Mahela...
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Tuesday, August 26, 2014
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The varying rhythms of the one-day game were on full display in the second ODI in Hambantota, where the spinners thrived and the quicks toiled in a high-scoring encounter. There were bursts of boundaries alternating with periods of lull right through the match:
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Tuesday, August 26, 2014
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Mahela Jayawardene scored 66 in his first Test innings, as part of Sri Lanka's Test-record 952 for 6 against India at the Premadasa Stadium in Colombo in August 1997, and he bowed out of Test cricket with 54 in his final innings, against Pakistan at the Sinhalese Sports Club in...
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Monday, August 25, 2014
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Sri Lanka's regular fast bowling member of ODI set up Nuwan Kulasekara is going through a rough path lately where he's been wickless for six consecutive one day international matches from May. Kulasekara who is famous for his economical overs has lost his magic too by leaking...
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Monday, August 25, 2014
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Australia Under-19 will leave for Sri Lanka on September 21 for a five-match one-day series and a solitary three-day fixture against Sri Lanka Under-19s. The tour gets underway with the first one-day match at the SSC in Colombo on September 25.
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Monday, August 25, 2014
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Davison spent time in June working with Nathan Lyon, Muthiah Muralidaran and a group of young development players in Sri Lanka as part of the National Cricket Centre Spin Program.The team will assemble in Brisbane, Sep 20 and will depart for Colombo the following day.
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