Island Cricket - Home of the Sri Lanka Cricket Fan http://www.islandcricket.lk/rss.xml Home of the Sri Lanka cricket fan en Sri Lanka's Malinga to play for Mumbai Indians at Champions League T20 http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/366000729/sri-lankas-malinga-to-play-for-mumbai-indians-at-champions-league-t20 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-ic-news-photo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/icnews/000_del6232713.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka&#039;s Malinga to play for Mumbai Indians at Champions League T20" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p>Lasith Malinga has opted to play for Mumbai Indians instead of Southern Express in the 2014 edition of the Champions League Twenty20, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) confirmed on Tuesday (July 29).</p> <!-- <rdf:RDF xmlns:rdf="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:dc="http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/" xmlns:trackback="http://madskills.com/public/xml/rss/module/trackback/"> <rdf:Description rdf:about="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/366000729/sri-lankas-malinga-to-play-for-mumbai-indians-at-champions-league-t20" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/366000729/sri-lankas-malinga-to-play-for-mumbai-indians-at-champions-league-t20" dc:title="Sri Lanka&#039;s Malinga to play for Mumbai Indians at Champions League T20" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/36600" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/366000729/sri-lankas-malinga-to-play-for-mumbai-indians-at-champions-league-t20#comments Champions League Twenty20 2014 Lasith Malinga Mumbai Indians SLC Super Fours Tournament 2014 Southern Express Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:11:30 +0000 Island Cricket 36600 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Sri Lanka's top batsman returns to form http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/sri-lankas-top-batsman-returns-to-form <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/bn-dw542_criclo_g_201407290926021.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A classy, orthodox batsman who persuades the ball rather than hitting it shouldn&#039;t have succeeded in limited-overs cricket, but Jayawardene&#039;s razor-sharp cricketing brain and eye for improvi </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> <!-- <rdf:RDF xmlns:rdf="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:dc="http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/" xmlns:trackback="http://madskills.com/public/xml/rss/module/trackback/"> <rdf:Description rdf:about="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/sri-lankas-top-batsman-returns-to-form" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/sri-lankas-top-batsman-returns-to-form" dc:title="Sri Lanka&#039;s top batsman returns to form" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/36599" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/sri-lankas-top-batsman-returns-to-form#comments Mahela Jayawardena Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:55:11 +0000 Hilal 36599 at http://www.islandcricket.lk CLT20 2014 to be played in India from 13 September to 4 October http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/clt20-2014-to-be-played-in-india-from-13-september-to-4-october <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field 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src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/ssc_0.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sri Lanka dominated the second Test in Colombo from day one, and yet they could not take all 20 South African wickets and level the series. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> <!-- <rdf:RDF xmlns:rdf="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:dc="http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/" xmlns:trackback="http://madskills.com/public/xml/rss/module/trackback/"> <rdf:Description rdf:about="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/report-cards-sri-lanka-in-colombo-ssc" 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value="0" class="form-radio" /> Agree with his decision to play for Mumbai Indians</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1" name="choice" value="1" class="form-radio" /> Disagree - he should have chosen Southern Express </label> </div> </div> </div> <input type="submit" name="op" id="edit-vote" value="Vote" class="form-submit" /> </div> <input type="hidden" name="form_build_id" id="form-8c47d15376c0ceb3f872dbb01be716e2" value="form-8c47d15376c0ceb3f872dbb01be716e2" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_id" id="edit-poll-view-voting" value="poll_view_voting" /> </div> </div></form> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/poll/srilankacricket/whats-your-view-on-malinga-playing-for-mi-instead-of-southern-express#comments Champions League Twenty20 2014 Lasith Malinga Mumbai Indians Southern Express Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:07:33 +0000 Surod 36596 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Lasith Malinga to play for Mumbai Indians at CLT20 http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/lasith-malinga-decides-to-play-for-mumbai-indians <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/foo.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Lasith Malinga will represent Mumbai Indians at the Champions League T20 over the Southern Express side he led to the Super Fours title in Sri Lanka. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> <!-- <rdf:RDF 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google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/math_31.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A break out series, in which he was easily the most menacing Sri Lanka bowler on two spin-friendly tracks. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> <!-- <rdf:RDF xmlns:rdf="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:dc="http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/" xmlns:trackback="http://madskills.com/public/xml/rss/module/trackback/"> <rdf:Description 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src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/247992-lasith-malinga1_0.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Malinga&#039;s local team Southern Express team manager Shane Fernando said that Malinga had indicated his decision to Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) Chief Executive Ashley de Silva yesterday, the last day o </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> <!-- <rdf:RDF xmlns:rdf="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:dc="http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/" xmlns:trackback="http://madskills.com/public/xml/rss/module/trackback/"> <rdf:Description rdf:about="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/malinga-abandons-his-sl-team-for-money" 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England on Saturday" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p>Sri Lanka A and New Zealand A, who are currently on tour in England, will play each other in a 50-over fixture on Saturday and will feature in a triangular series involving hosts England, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced in a change to the previously published itinerary.</p> <!-- <rdf:RDF xmlns:rdf="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:dc="http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/" xmlns:trackback="http://madskills.com/public/xml/rss/module/trackback/"> <rdf:Description rdf:about="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/365920729/sri-lanka-to-play-new-zealand-in-england-on-saturday" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/365920729/sri-lanka-to-play-new-zealand-in-england-on-saturday" dc:title="Sri Lanka A to play New Zealand A in 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<!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> <!-- <rdf:RDF xmlns:rdf="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:dc="http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/" xmlns:trackback="http://madskills.com/public/xml/rss/module/trackback/"> <rdf:Description rdf:about="http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/sri-lanka-v-south-africa-2nd-test-day-1-highlights" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/sri-lanka-v-south-africa-2nd-test-day-1-highlights" dc:title="2nd Test, Day 1, South Africa vs Sri Lanka, Colombo, 2014 - Highlights [HD]" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/36588" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/sri-lanka-v-south-africa-2nd-test-day-1-highlights#comments Angelo Mathews Kaushal Silva Kumar Sangakkara Mahela Jayawardena South Africa in Sri Lanka 2014 Upul Tharanga Tue, 29 Jul 2014 08:52:33 +0000 Viraj Kohlitha 36588 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Mathews criticizes Mendis http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/mathews-criticizes-mendis <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/1075909684mathew.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Often Sri Lanka skipper Angelo Mathews plays his cards close to his chest at media briefings, but yesterday, after his side lost their first home series to South Africa in 21 years, he criticized spin </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> <!-- <rdf:RDF xmlns:rdf="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" 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src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/66652.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> After announcing his Test retirement, Mahela Jayawardene reflected back on some of the highs and lows of his career and revealed the reasons to retire. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> <!-- <rdf:RDF xmlns:rdf="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:dc="http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/" xmlns:trackback="http://madskills.com/public/xml/rss/module/trackback/"> <rdf:Description rdf:about="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/regret-ending-test-career-without-win-in-australia-mahela" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/regret-ending-test-career-without-win-in-australia-mahela" dc:title="Regret ending Test career without win in Australia - Mahela" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/36586" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/regret-ending-test-career-without-win-in-australia-mahela#comments Mahela Jayawardena Tue, 29 Jul 2014 08:28:27 +0000 Jagath Perera 36586 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Malinga wins bigger pay for team but likely to abandon them for CLT20 http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/malinga-wins-bigger-pay-for-team-but-likely-to-abandon-them-for-clt20 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/malinga-e1406617562124.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The fifteen members of Southern Express team captained by Malinga would thus be paid a ten percent of the SLC nett income from the tournament which totals to around US $ 390,0000 (Rs. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> <!-- <rdf:RDF xmlns:rdf="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:dc="http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/" xmlns:trackback="http://madskills.com/public/xml/rss/module/trackback/"> <rdf:Description rdf:about="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/malinga-wins-bigger-pay-for-team-but-likely-to-abandon-them-for-clt20" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/malinga-wins-bigger-pay-for-team-but-likely-to-abandon-them-for-clt20" dc:title="Malinga wins bigger pay for team but likely to abandon them for CLT20" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/36584" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/malinga-wins-bigger-pay-for-team-but-likely-to-abandon-them-for-clt20#comments Champions League Twenty20 2014 Lasith Malinga SLC SLC Super Fours Tournament 2014 Southern Express Tue, 29 Jul 2014 07:17:21 +0000 Siyadoris 36584 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Mathews demands more from bowling attack http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/mathews-demands-more-from-bowling-attack <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/angelomathews_1rcv05bi1h32o1ijzh3xnccazw.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Mathews acknowledged they did not have the ruthless streak required to clean up the tail, and knows they must improve in that area in the future. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> <!-- <rdf:RDF xmlns:rdf="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:dc="http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/" xmlns:trackback="http://madskills.com/public/xml/rss/module/trackback/"> <rdf:Description rdf:about="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/mathews-demands-more-from-bowling-attack" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/mathews-demands-more-from-bowling-attack" dc:title="Mathews demands more from bowling attack" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/36583" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/mathews-demands-more-from-bowling-attack#comments Ajantha Mendis Angelo Mathews South Africa in Sri Lanka 2014 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 07:12:12 +0000 AmilaSaman 36583 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Younis optimistic Pakistan will defeat Sri Lanka cricket team http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/younis-optimistic-pakistan-will-defeat-sri-lanaka-cricket-team <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/waqar-younis-appointed-head-coach-316x2481.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Pakistan cricket team&#039;s head coach and former Pakistani pace bowler, Waqar Younis, has said in a statement that he is hopeful that Pakistan cricket team will defeat Sri Lanakan team during the up </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> <!-- <rdf:RDF xmlns:rdf="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:dc="http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/" xmlns:trackback="http://madskills.com/public/xml/rss/module/trackback/"> <rdf:Description rdf:about="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/younis-optimistic-pakistan-will-defeat-sri-lanaka-cricket-team" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/younis-optimistic-pakistan-will-defeat-sri-lanaka-cricket-team" dc:title="Younis optimistic Pakistan will defeat Sri Lanka cricket team" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/36582" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/younis-optimistic-pakistan-will-defeat-sri-lanaka-cricket-team#comments Pakistan in Sri Lanka 2014 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 03:42:00 +0000 WZRD 36582 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Sri Lanka's second Test series defeat on home soil since 2006 http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/365810728/sri-lanka-suffer-second-test-series-defeat-on-home-soil-since-2006 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-ic-news-photo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/icnews/000_del6338994.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka suffer second Test series defeat on home soil since 2006" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p>The South Africans were booed by the small but noisy crowd at the SSC ground after Tahir indulged in some time wasting tactics towards end of play.</p> <!-- <rdf:RDF xmlns:rdf="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:dc="http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/" xmlns:trackback="http://madskills.com/public/xml/rss/module/trackback/"> <rdf:Description rdf:about="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/365810728/sri-lanka-suffer-second-test-series-defeat-on-home-soil-since-2006" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/365810728/sri-lanka-suffer-second-test-series-defeat-on-home-soil-since-2006" dc:title="Sri Lanka&#039;s second Test series defeat on home soil since 2006" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/36581" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/365810728/sri-lanka-suffer-second-test-series-defeat-on-home-soil-since-2006#comments Angelo Mathews Dilruwan Perera Kumar Sangakkara Mahela Jayawardena Rangana Herath South Africa in Sri Lanka 2014 Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:35:47 +0000 Island Cricket 36581 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Should Sri Lanka retain the same opening batsmen for Pakistan Test series? http://www.islandcricket.lk/poll/srilankacricket/should-slc-retain-the-openers-for-the-next-test-series <!-- google_ad_section_start --><form action="/rss.xml" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="post" id="poll-view-voting-1"> <div><div class="poll"> <div class="vote-form"> <div class="choices"> <div class="form-radios"><div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-0-1-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-0-1"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-0-1" name="choice" value="0" class="form-radio" /> Yes</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1-1-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1-1"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1-1" name="choice" value="1" class="form-radio" /> No</label> </div> </div> </div> <input type="submit" name="op" id="edit-vote-1" value="Vote" class="form-submit" /> </div> <input type="hidden" 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