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Friday, June 24, 2016
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South Africa U19s captain Wiaan Mulder captured a five-wicket haul on Friday to put his team in control of the first Youth Test against Sri Lanka U19s on day two at P. Sara Oval grounds. The 18-year old right-arm medium pace bowler produced plenty of heart and extra pace to decimate the...
DDJW
Friday, June 24, 2016
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Rambukwella, who toured with Sri Lanka ‘A’ team to England on Wednesday had a narrow escape as there were no evidence to penalize him, an individual privy to SLC Disciplinary Committee’s decision told The Island. "No witness turned up against Ramith whereas we could establish a clear case against...
Neil Weerasekara
Thursday, June 23, 2016
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The final match of the 2014 ODI series between the two countries saw England batsman Buttler run-out at the non-striker's end by bowler Sachithra Senanayake after Sri Lanka twice warned him for moving out of his ground backing up.
Ryan
Thursday, June 23, 2016
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Answering a query regarding the nepotism in his ministry, Ranatunga justified the appointment of relatives to top posts. He said his brother Dhammika had been appointed as the Chairman of the Sri Lanka Ports Authority as he had utmost confidence in him to clean up the SLPA...
Neil Weerasekara
Thursday, June 23, 2016
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"Most of the bowlers had been scrutinised before the selectors picked them. Specially Simon Willis had been looking at all the bowlers," said Dias who will commence his first assignment as Sri Lanka Under-19s coach with the team's first match at P. Sara Oval on Thursday.
Neil Weerasekara
Thursday, June 23, 2016
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Sri Lanka’s chances in the ongoing five-match One-Day International series against England have been dealt a blow as skipper Angelo Mathews is currently a doubtful starter for the second match at Edgbaston. Mathews suffered a hamstring injury during the first ODI at Trent Bridge on Tuesday and had
Neil Weerasekara
Thursday, June 23, 2016
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Heshani Silva and Ishika Jayasekara, the wives of Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews and wicket-keeper Dinesh Chandimal respectively spoke to Shaminda Eranga’s wife in Sri Lanka and they reassured her about not to worry on Shaminda’s illness.
Neil Weerasekara
Thursday, June 23, 2016
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The visitors were outplayed by a disciplined bowling effort by the home team as the young Proteas’ were restricted to only 206 before Vishwa Chathuranga and Sammu Ashan guided Sri Lanka U19s to 108 for 2. Sri Lanka U19s still trail by 98 runs with 8 wickets remaining.
DDJW
Thursday, June 23, 2016
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Sri Lanka will build a new international cricket stadium in the Tamil-dominated north and scout for talent from the former war zone. Answering a question in the Parliament, Sports Minister Dayasiri Jayasekera said that district coaches have already been placed in three northern districts...
WZRD
Thursday, June 23, 2016
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He suggests that he might not be T20 captain for much longer. "If I think there is a suitable captain and a better captain than me, I'll talk to the selectors and step down. If somebody comes through the ranks and is doing really well and is up for the challenge, well, I'll obviously give it to him
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