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Thursday, March 26, 2015
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The conspiracy to leave out any foreign coach and to permit the present coach, the brother-in-law of Nishantha Ranathunga, to continue to coach Sri Lankan Cricket went as planned. The Chairman of Selectors refused to participate in the selection panel to appoint a coach. The reason was obvious.
Jagath Perera
Thursday, March 26, 2015
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Sri Lankan cricket captain Angelo Mathews's dusky looks and cool demeanour only add to his appeal as an all-rounder player - he was bought by the Pune Warriors in the Premier League for a sum of $950,000. The 27-year-old played a key role in Sri Lanka's epic win last year at the World Twenty20...
Natz
Thursday, March 26, 2015
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Four Lancashire players scored half-centuries on the opening match of their pre-season tour to Sri Lanka. Luis Reece continued his impressive form from the first leg of the trip in Dubai with 61 not out against a Sri Lanka Navy side, while Ashwell Prince made 67 before both retired as the Red Rose
Short-Leg
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
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The opening partnership is the root to success and for each team there were such opening pairs who made the task of their team pretty easy, may it be posting a huge score or chasing a mammoth total. Amazingly, there are TWO SL pairs holding the rankings of 7th SJ & Marvan & 8th by Tharanga & Dilly.
Andrew Silva
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
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The knock-out stages of a World Cup are like a really targeted natural disaster. If you're in your mid-thirties, with a long and successful career behind you, there will at some point be a rumbling sound beneath your feet shortly before you're swallowed by a narrow plume of lava.
Jagath Perera
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
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New Zealand's unbeaten run through the Cricket World Cup has seen them surge further up the one day rankings to sit at No 4 in the world. The latest listings by the International Cricket Council lift New Zealand above Sri Lanka to reach the top four.
Jagath Perera
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
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Lancashire are enjoying a 10-day pre-season training camp in Sri Lanka – and new vice captain Steven Croft admits he would not be where he is today if it wasn’t for the cricket-mad country.
Neil Weerasekara
Monday, March 23, 2015
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Moors SC stunned NCC while SL Ports Authority and Bloomfield recorded comfortable outright victories as the penultimate round of matches in the SLC Premier League Tournament 2014/15 – Super Eight stage ended yesterday. NCC still remains on top with 82 points while SL Ports Authority is closely...
WZRD
Monday, March 23, 2015
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We who had played the game at the highest level and with over half a century of cricket writing, saw the writing on the wall and many predicted that the team is not likely to even make it to the quarters, but feared to be outspoken or to write about it for fear of being branded as unpatriotic!
WZRD
Monday, March 23, 2015
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Colombo: The hurriedly arranged tour of India by Sri Lankan cricket administrators last year hurt the team's chances of going beyond the quarter-final stage of the World Cup, a former SLC co-member has said.
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