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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 was over there when Shaun Marsh made his debut hundred (in September 2011). I've seen first-hand how the wickets are there. 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
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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The system was first trialled for the women’s Ashes in 2013, and involves merging all three forms of the game to decide one winner. It is likely to be used for the forthcoming men’s series against Sri Lanka and Pakistan, with four points for a Test win and two for victories in ODIs or T20s.
Jagath Perera
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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North Western Province and Southern Province climbed to the top of their respective point’s tables of the SLC Super 19 Provincial Tournament 2016 at the end of four rounds of matches. North Western Province and Southern Province climbed to the top of their respective point’s tables...
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