Island Cricket - Home of the Sri Lanka Cricket Fan http://www.islandcricket.lk/rss.xml Home of the Sri Lanka cricket fan en Dinesh Chandimal with a friend http://www.islandcricket.lk/albums/photos/srilankacricket/37824 <!-- 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/5858188g8418.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"> Dinesh Chandimal and a friend pose for a photo. </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/37824" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/albums/photos/srilankacricket/37824" dc:title="Dinesh Chandimal with a friend" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/37824" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/albums/photos/srilankacricket/37824#comments Dinesh Chandimal Off the field Mon, 22 Sep 2014 21:54:06 +0000 Natz 37824 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Need to be 'mentally strong' to cope with chucking ordeal, says Muralitharan http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/378230922/need-to-be-mentally-strong-to-cope-with-chucking-ordeal-says-muralith <!-- 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/thumb_del464360.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Need to be &#039;mentally strong&#039; to cope with chucking ordeal, says Muralitharan" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p>Sri Lanka's Muttiah Muralitharan said it took time for him to shake off the criticism and get over the stigma associated with being called for throwing.</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/378230922/need-to-be-mentally-strong-to-cope-with-chucking-ordeal-says-muralith" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/378230922/need-to-be-mentally-strong-to-cope-with-chucking-ordeal-says-muralith" dc:title="Need to be &#039;mentally strong&#039; to cope with chucking ordeal, says Muralitharan" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/37823" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/378230922/need-to-be-mentally-strong-to-cope-with-chucking-ordeal-says-muralith#comments Chucking ICC Muttiah Muralitharan Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:44:32 +0000 Island Cricket 37823 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Ranatunga, Clementine and SLC officials discuss Sri Lanka's search for coach and more http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/arjuna-ranatunga-and-rex-clementine-discuss-sri-lankas-search-for-coach <!-- 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/arjuna-ranatunga-and-rex-clementine-discuss-sri-lankas-search-for-coach" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/arjuna-ranatunga-and-rex-clementine-discuss-sri-lankas-search-for-coach" dc:title="Ranatunga, Clementine and SLC officials discuss Sri Lanka&#039;s search for coach and more" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/37822" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/arjuna-ranatunga-and-rex-clementine-discuss-sri-lankas-search-for-coach#comments Arjuna Ranatunga Jayantha Dharmadasa Mahindananda Aluthgamage Marvan Atapattu Mohan de Silva Nishantha Ranatunga Rex Clementine SLC Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:33:21 +0000 Neil Weerasekara 37822 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Farveez Maharoof with his parents http://www.islandcricket.lk/albums/photos/srilankacricket/37821 <!-- 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/651f8596.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"> Farveez Maharoof with his parents at their home in Maharagama, Sri Lanka. </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/37821" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/albums/photos/srilankacricket/37821" dc:title="Farveez Maharoof with his parents" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/37821" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/albums/photos/srilankacricket/37821#comments Farveez Maharoof Off the field Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:25:22 +0000 Jehan 37821 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Lasith Malinga spotted eating breakfast http://www.islandcricket.lk/albums/photos/srilankacricket/37820 <!-- 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/d62962e69969.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"> Lasith Malinga having breakfast in a hotel in India during the IPL tournament. </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/37820" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/albums/photos/srilankacricket/37820" dc:title="Lasith Malinga spotted eating breakfast" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/37820" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/albums/photos/srilankacricket/37820#comments Lasith Malinga Off the field Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:15:06 +0000 Jehan 37820 at http://www.islandcricket.lk The ambivalence over chucking http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/the-ambivalence-over-chucking <!-- 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/murali1_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"> One wonders how future generations will interpret this flurry about bowlers with incorrect actions. </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/the-ambivalence-over-chucking" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/the-ambivalence-over-chucking" dc:title="The ambivalence over chucking " trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/37819" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/the-ambivalence-over-chucking#comments Chucking ICC Muttiah Muralitharan Sachithra Senanayake Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:11:32 +0000 WZRD 37819 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Atapattu still in contention for head coach job http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/atapattu-still-in-contention-for-head-coach-job <!-- 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/16b9458c5c28ba9dca662c4a577a1.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"> SLC will either go ahead and appoint a permanent head coach for the national team or prune down the list of applicants further from the nine who have been short-listed for interviews through Skype by </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/atapattu-still-in-contention-for-head-coach-job" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/atapattu-still-in-contention-for-head-coach-job" dc:title="Atapattu still in contention for head coach job" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/37818" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/atapattu-still-in-contention-for-head-coach-job#comments Asanga Seneviratne Ashley De Silva Hirantha Perera Jayantha Dharmadasa Jerome Jayaratne Marvan Atapattu Mohan de Silva Nishantha Ranatunga Nuski Mohamed Sanath Jayasuriya Shammi Silva SLC Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:02:48 +0000 WZRD 37818 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Jayasuriya calls Emerson's no-balling Muralitharan confession 'shameful' http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/sanath-jayasuriya-calls-ross-emerson-s-no-balling-muttiah-muralitharan-confessi <!-- 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/muttiah-muralitharan-left-and-arjuna-ranatunga-right-argue-with-umpire-ross-emerson-after-a-no-ball-incident-during-the-carlton-united-one-day-series-against-england-getty-images1_1.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"> Former Sri Lanka captain Sanath Jayasuriya reacted to umpire Ross Emerson’s confession about no- balling spin legend Muttiah Muralitharan. </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/sanath-jayasuriya-calls-ross-emerson-s-no-balling-muttiah-muralitharan-confessi" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/sanath-jayasuriya-calls-ross-emerson-s-no-balling-muttiah-muralitharan-confessi" dc:title="Jayasuriya calls Emerson&#039;s no-balling Muralitharan confession &#039;shameful&#039;" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/37817" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/sanath-jayasuriya-calls-ross-emerson-s-no-balling-muttiah-muralitharan-confessi#comments Carlton & United Series 1998/99 Chucking ICC Muttiah Muralitharan Sanath Jayasuriya Mon, 22 Sep 2014 11:54:38 +0000 WZRD 37817 at http://www.islandcricket.lk ICC Cricket World Cup weekly news wrap-up http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/icc-cricket-world-cup-weekly-news-wrap-up <!-- 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/z_527.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"> Sir Richard Hadlee has spoken of how the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 will &#039;leave a legacy&#039; for cricket in Christchurch as the city. </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/icc-cricket-world-cup-weekly-news-wrap-up" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/icc-cricket-world-cup-weekly-news-wrap-up" dc:title="ICC Cricket World Cup weekly news wrap-up" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/37816" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/icc-cricket-world-cup-weekly-news-wrap-up#comments ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:56:55 +0000 CoverDrive 37816 at http://www.islandcricket.lk ICC bowls out bowlers with suspect actions before WC http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/icc-bowls-out-bowlers-with-suspect-actions-before-wc <!-- 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/488285-a4b1035e-3bb4-11e3-a826-323d4d841c991.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"> But what was laughable is that there are some past cricketers here who opine that the ICC did wrong in banning the bowler because the World Cup is looming in Australia and New Zealand next February/Ma </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/icc-bowls-out-bowlers-with-suspect-actions-before-wc" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/icc-bowls-out-bowlers-with-suspect-actions-before-wc" dc:title="ICC bowls out bowlers with suspect actions before WC" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/37815" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/icc-bowls-out-bowlers-with-suspect-actions-before-wc#comments Chucking ICC Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:16:56 +0000 Dias 37815 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Lasith Malinga to undergo surgery today http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/lasith-malinga-to-undergo-surgery-today <!-- 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/000_del6303998.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"> &quot;This procedure will be performed tomorrow (Monday) evening 22 Sept 2014 at the Avenue Hospital and he will be returning to Sri Lanka in 1 weeks time. </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/lasith-malinga-to-undergo-surgery-today" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/lasith-malinga-to-undergo-surgery-today" dc:title="Lasith Malinga to undergo surgery today" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/37814" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/lasith-malinga-to-undergo-surgery-today#comments ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Lasith Malinga Mon, 22 Sep 2014 05:55:51 +0000 Hilal 37814 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Marvan Atapattu is the best available choice http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/marvan-atapattu-is-the-best-available-choice <!-- 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/91189.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"> I cannot understand why Sri Lanka Cricket is still haggling over the appointment of Marvan Atapattu as the Head Coach of the national cricket team. </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/marvan-atapattu-is-the-best-available-choice" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/marvan-atapattu-is-the-best-available-choice" dc:title="Marvan Atapattu is the best available choice" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/37813" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/marvan-atapattu-is-the-best-available-choice#comments Marvan Atapattu SLC Mon, 22 Sep 2014 05:11:43 +0000 CoverDrive 37813 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Which fast bowler should be groomed if Malinga is unavailable for 2015 WC? http://www.islandcricket.lk/poll/srilankacricket/who-should-groom-for-the-2015-world-cup-to-replace-injured-malinga-if-needed <!-- google_ad_section_start --><form action="/rss.xml" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="post" id="poll-view-voting"> <div><div class="poll"> <div class="vote-form"> <div class="choices"> <div class="form-radios"><div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-0-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-0"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-0" name="choice" value="0" class="form-radio" /> Suranga Lakmal</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" /> Dhammika Prasad</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-2-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-2"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-2" name="choice" value="2" class="form-radio" /> Shaminda Eranga</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-3-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-3"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-3" name="choice" value="3" class="form-radio" /> Nuwan Pradeep</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-4-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-4"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-4" name="choice" value="4" class="form-radio" /> Chanaka Welegedara</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-5-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-5"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-5" name="choice" value="5" class="form-radio" /> Other</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-fb76f6e732b2449c02bc782873f4640c" value="form-fb76f6e732b2449c02bc782873f4640c" /> <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/who-should-groom-for-the-2015-world-cup-to-replace-injured-malinga-if-needed#comments Chanaka Welegedara Dhammika Prasad ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Lasith Malinga Nuwan Pradeep Shaminda Eranga Suranga Lakmal Sun, 21 Sep 2014 19:49:34 +0000 Surod 37812 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Lasith Malinga: It is better to groom another pacer for World Cup 2015 http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/lasith-malinga-it-is-better-to-groom-another-pacer-for-world-cup-2015 <!-- 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/prv_63b94_14113112631.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 isn&#039;t sure about playing in the World Cup 2015. &quot;I will do everything I can to be back for the World Cup. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> <!-- <rdf:RDF 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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/10665654_898467363515194_1046299210_n1.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/10707200_764972323546310_1160938046_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"> Chamara Kapugedera with his wife and kids. </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/37810" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/albums/photos/srilankacricket/37810" dc:title="Kapugedera with his family" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/37810" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/albums/photos/srilankacricket/37810#comments Chamara Kapugedera Off the field Sun, 21 Sep 2014 16:05:57 +0000 Natz 37810 at http://www.islandcricket.lk A method to rate the dominance of Test teams http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/method-to-rate-the-dominance-of-test-teams <!-- 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/824491.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"> Test cricket is a subtle sport from the point of view of ranking teams. Four results are technically possible in each match, and three of these are common. </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/method-to-rate-the-dominance-of-test-teams" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/method-to-rate-the-dominance-of-test-teams" dc:title="A method to rate the dominance of Test teams" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/37809" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/method-to-rate-the-dominance-of-test-teams#comments Galle International Cricket Stadium Pakistan in Sri Lanka 2014 Sun, 21 Sep 2014 15:55:37 +0000 CoverDrive 37809 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Joint winners at MCA cricket http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/joint-winners-at-mca-cricket <!-- 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/mca-vs1.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 MCA Veterans and the Lanka Cavaliers were declared joint winners, in their 11th Annual Cricket encounter played for the ‘Tyronne de Silva’ Challenge Trophy at the MCA Grounds last weekend. </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/" 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src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/c3315d229675f4b84004cadddbdfb427_m1.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"> Aravinda de Silva has warned that the future of cricket in Sri Lanka could be doomed unless the abundance of talent in the country is harnessed. </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/aravinda-sees-an-abundance-of-talent" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/aravinda-sees-an-abundance-of-talent" dc:title="Aravinda sees an abundance of talent" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/37807" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/aravinda-sees-an-abundance-of-talent#comments Aravinda de Silva Coca-cola Cricket Pathway SLC The Aravinda de Silva Cricket Foundation Sun, 21 Sep 2014 15:26:14 +0000 Jagath Perera 37807 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Life after cricket: An interview with Mahela http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/life-after-cricket-an-interview-with-mahela <!-- 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/img_33191.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"> He insists that he’s not a good cook and his wife would say ‘I could safely fry an egg. SAFELY!’. </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/life-after-cricket-an-interview-with-mahela" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/life-after-cricket-an-interview-with-mahela" dc:title="Life after cricket: An interview with Mahela" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/37806" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/life-after-cricket-an-interview-with-mahela#comments Mahela Jayawardena Sun, 21 Sep 2014 15:07:45 +0000 Jagath Perera 37806 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Is Atapattu a victim of the big feud? http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/is-atapattu-victim-of-the-big-feud <!-- 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/dsc0284x-512x3401.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 eruption between President and Secretary might have to do with the inordinate delay is plausible–a-theory given strength by the fact that the Secretary’s brother-in-law is Atapattu. </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/is-atapattu-victim-of-the-big-feud" dc:identifier="http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/is-atapattu-victim-of-the-big-feud" dc:title="Is Atapattu a victim of the big feud?" trackback:ping="http://www.islandcricket.lk/trackback/37805" /> </rdf:RDF> --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/is-atapattu-victim-of-the-big-feud#comments Jayantha Dharmadasa Marvan Atapattu Nishantha Ranatunga SLC Sun, 21 Sep 2014 15:04:54 +0000 Jagath Perera 37805 at http://www.islandcricket.lk