Island Cricket - Home of the Sri Lanka Cricket Fan http://www.islandcricket.lk/rss.xml Home of the Sri Lanka cricket fan en Day 1, 2nd Test, South Africa in Sri Lanka, Colombo, 2014 - Highlights http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/day-1-2nd-test-south-africa-in-sri-lanka-colombo-2014-highlights <!-- 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/day-1-2nd-test-south-africa-in-sri-lanka-colombo-2014-highlights" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/day-1-2nd-test-south-africa-in-sri-lanka-colombo-2014-highlights" dc:title="Day 1, 2nd Test, South Africa in Sri Lanka, Colombo, 2014 - Highlights" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/36517" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/day-1-2nd-test-south-africa-in-sri-lanka-colombo-2014-highlights#comments South Africa in Sri Lanka 2014 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:10:59 +0000 Daniel Alexander 36517 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Mahela Jayawardene talks to reporters - Day 2, 2nd Test http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/mahela-jayawardene-talks-to-reporters-day-2-2nd-test <!-- 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/mahela-jayawardene-talks-to-reporters-day-2-2nd-test" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/mahela-jayawardene-talks-to-reporters-day-2-2nd-test" dc:title="Mahela Jayawardene talks to reporters - Day 2, 2nd Test" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/36516" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/mahela-jayawardene-talks-to-reporters-day-2-2nd-test#comments Mahela Jayawardene South Africa in Sri Lanka 2014 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:10:35 +0000 Viraj Kohlitha 36516 at http://www.islandcricket.lk South Africa's slow approach could benefit us - Jayawardene http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/south-africas-slow-approach-could-benefit-us-jayawardene <!-- 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/1899371.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sri Lanka learned of the perils of defensive cricket earlier in the year in Sharjah, when they batted cautiously through the Test, as they aimed to preserve their 1-0 series lead. </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/south-africas-slow-approach-could-benefit-us-jayawardene" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/south-africas-slow-approach-could-benefit-us-jayawardene" dc:title="South Africa&#039;s slow approach could benefit us - Jayawardene" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/36515" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/south-africas-slow-approach-could-benefit-us-jayawardene#comments Mahela Jayawardena South Africa in Sri Lanka 2014 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:24:43 +0000 Hilal 36515 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Sri Lanka take charge in Colombo http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-take-charge-in-colombo-0 <!-- 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/sri-lanka-1-522x2931.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sri Lanka tightened their grip on the second Test with South Africa on day two as they made 421 before reducing the visitors to 98-3 at the close. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> <!-- 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<div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/000slcric_10.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"> Among the prominent NDC programmes later this year would be the planned disbursement of this huge amount of money among stakeholders and it appears obvious that the massive money donation campaign is </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/bank-loan-to-finance-slc-s-money-donations" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/bank-loan-to-finance-slc-s-money-donations" dc:title="Bank loan to finance SLC&#039;s money donations" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/36513" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/bank-loan-to-finance-slc-s-money-donations#comments Jayantha Dharmadasa Nishantha Ranatunga Nuski Mohamed SLC Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:56:43 +0000 Siyadoris 36513 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Sri Lankan cricketers at the launch of Kaema Sutra http://www.islandcricket.lk/albums/photos/srilankacricket/36512 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-imagealbum"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/image_albums/33318511.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket photo" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/image_albums/6121611.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket photo" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/image_albums/10509509_319331614893114_7281443217262336579_n1.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket photo" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Kumar Sangakkara, Mahela Jayawardene and Aravinda de Silva at the launch of the restaurant Kaema Sutra in Colombo in July, 2014. </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/albums/photos/srilankacricket/36512" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/albums/photos/srilankacricket/36512" dc:title="Sri Lankan cricketers at the launch of Kaema Sutra" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/36512" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/albums/photos/srilankacricket/36512#comments Aravinda de Silva Kumar Sangakkara Mahela Jayawardena Off the field Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:49:30 +0000 Hilal 36512 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Sri Lanka A go two up against Irish http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-go-two-up-against-irish <!-- 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/_76531882_inpho_008305111.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"> Ashan Priyanjan scored 111 off 70 balls as Sri Lanka A romped to a 107-run victory over Ireland at Stormont. </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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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"> Ah, remember the days of Mickey Arthur and his “brave cricket”? </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/proteas-skip-brave-cricket" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/proteas-skip-brave-cricket" dc:title="Proteas skip &#039;brave cricket&#039;" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/36510" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/proteas-skip-brave-cricket#comments South Africa in Sri Lanka 2014 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:11:58 +0000 Hilal 36510 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Spinners would play important role in Sri Lanka - Misbah http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/spinners-would-play-important-role-in-sri-lanka-misbah <!-- 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/331841.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 captain Misbah-ul Haq said spin would be a key factor in his side’s upcoming tour of Sri Lanka as he looked to Saeed Ajmal and Abdur Rehman to beat the islanders. </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/spinners-would-play-important-role-in-sri-lanka-misbah" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/spinners-would-play-important-role-in-sri-lanka-misbah" dc:title="Spinners would play important role in Sri Lanka - Misbah" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/36509" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/spinners-would-play-important-role-in-sri-lanka-misbah#comments Pakistan in Sri Lanka 2014 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:10:09 +0000 Hilal 36509 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Jeevan Mendis's Caribbean Premier League debut match http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/jevan-mendiss-caribbean-premier-league-debut-match <!-- 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http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/unfazed-dickwella-makes-solid-first-impression <!-- 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/1899191.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"> Called up to the Test side out of nowhere, Niroshan Dickwella showed there was substance to the hype that followed his schoolboy career. His challenge now is to sustain that level of performance. </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/unfazed-dickwella-makes-solid-first-impression" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/unfazed-dickwella-makes-solid-first-impression" dc:title="Unfazed Dickwella makes solid first impression" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/36507" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/unfazed-dickwella-makes-solid-first-impression#comments Niroshan Dickwella South Africa in Sri Lanka 2014 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:32:40 +0000 Hilal 36507 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Barbados Tridents vs St. Lucia Zouks, CPLT20, 2014 - Highlights 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Kohlitha 36506 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Surrey vs Middlesex, NatWest T20 Blast, 2014 - Highlights http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/surrey-vs-middlesex-natwest-t20-blast-highlights <!-- 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/surrey-vs-middlesex-natwest-t20-blast-highlights" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/surrey-vs-middlesex-natwest-t20-blast-highlights" dc:title="Surrey vs Middlesex, NatWest T20 Blast, 2014 - Highlights" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/36505" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/surrey-vs-middlesex-natwest-t20-blast-highlights#comments Surrey Tillakaratne Dilshan Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:45:57 +0000 Viraj Kohlitha 36505 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Pakistan look to regain Test groove http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/pakistan-look-to-regain-test-groove <!-- 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/1897711.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 last played a Test in Sharjah in January against Sri Lanka and at the time faced a nine-month drought but the PCB managed to strike a quick deal with SLC on the sidelines of the ICC meeting i </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/pakistan-look-to-regain-test-groove" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/pakistan-look-to-regain-test-groove" dc:title="Pakistan look to regain Test groove" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/36504" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/pakistan-look-to-regain-test-groove#comments Pakistan in Sri Lanka 2014 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:14:40 +0000 WZRD 36504 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Ajmal vows to play lead role in Sri Lanka Test rubber http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/ajmal-vows-to-play-lead-role-in-sri-lanka-test-rubber <!-- 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/53d1f8c8c8ba81.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"> Noting that beating Sri Lanka on their home soil with the likes of Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene in their ranks was no easy task, ace off-spinner Saeed Ajmal on Thursday said he would try to </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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field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hashim Amla led South Africa&#039;s recovery to 98-3 in reply to Sri Lanka posting 421 on day two of the second cricket test on Friday. </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/amla-leads-south-africa-revival-after-jayawardenes-165" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/amla-leads-south-africa-revival-after-jayawardenes-165" dc:title="Amla leads South Africa revival after Jayawardene&#039;s 165" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/36500" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/amla-leads-south-africa-revival-after-jayawardenes-165#comments Mahela Jayawardena Niroshan Dickwella South Africa in Sri Lanka 2014 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:57:35 +0000 Ryan 36500 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Niroshan Dickwella scores half-century on Test debut http://www.islandcricket.lk/afp/photos/srilankacricket/36499/niroshan-dickwella-scores-half-century-on-test-debut <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p><strong>Niroshan Dickwella is congratulated by teammate Mahela Jayawardene after scoring a half-century on debut during the second day of the second Test match between Sri Lanka and South Africa at th</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/afp/photos/srilankacricket/36499/niroshan-dickwella-scores-half-century-on-test-debut#comments Niroshan Dickwella South Africa in Sri Lanka 2014 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:43:37 +0000 Island Cricket 36499 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Jayawardene celebrates after reaching 150 against South Africa http://www.islandcricket.lk/afp/photos/srilankacricket/36498/jayawardene-celebrates-after-reaching-150-against-south-africa <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p><strong>Mahela Jayawardene raises his bat in celebration after scoring 150 runs during day two of the second Test between Sri Lanka and South Africa at the Sinhalese Sports Club (SSC) Ground in Colomb</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/afp/photos/srilankacricket/36498/jayawardene-celebrates-after-reaching-150-against-south-africa#comments Mahela Jayawardena South Africa in Sri Lanka 2014 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:37:10 +0000 Island Cricket 36498 at http://www.islandcricket.lk