Island Cricket - Home of the Sri Lanka Cricket Fan http://www.islandcricket.lk/rss.xml Home of the Sri Lanka cricket fan en All-round Sri Lanka marches into semifinal http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/all-round-sri-lanka-marches-into-semifinal <!-- 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/jatm_1.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"> It was not a massive surprise that England Under-19 struggled against Sri Lanka Under-19’s potent spin attack in the third quarterfinal of the ICC Under-19 World Cup 2016 at the Sher-e-Bangla </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/all-round-sri-lanka-marches-into-semifinal#comments Avishka Fernando Charith Asalanka ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2016 Sri Lanka U19 Sun, 07 Feb 2016 09:52:30 +0000 WZRD 46517 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Dilshans magical catch at the WACA vs India http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/dilshans-magical-catch-at-the-waca-vs-india <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/dilshans-magical-catch-at-the-waca-vs-india#comments Dilshan Sun, 07 Feb 2016 09:15:41 +0000 fzishk 46516 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Rangana Herath - CATCH OF THE CENTURY http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/rangana-herath-catch-of-the-century <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/rangana-herath-catch-of-the-century#comments Rangana Herath Sun, 07 Feb 2016 09:11:57 +0000 fzishk 46515 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Thisara only SL player picked up at IPL auction http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/thisara-only-sl-player-picked-up-at-ipl-auction <!-- 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/perer_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"> Even though 16 Sri Lankan cricket players were present at the Indian Premier League (IPL) which took place in Bengalaru yesterday, only Thisara Perera was picked up at 1 crore Indian Rupees. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/thisara-only-sl-player-picked-up-at-ipl-auction#comments IPL Thisara Perera Sun, 07 Feb 2016 05:18:47 +0000 WZRD 46514 at http://www.islandcricket.lk milinda sriwardene should play which position in t20 wc 2016? http://www.islandcricket.lk/poll/srilankacricket/milinda-sriwardene-should-play-which-position-in-t20-wc-2016 <!-- 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" /> no 3</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" /> no 5</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" /> no 6</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-72896be46404b0e52d1c473e97f77899" value="form-72896be46404b0e52d1c473e97f77899" /> <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/milinda-sriwardene-should-play-which-position-in-t20-wc-2016#comments Sun, 07 Feb 2016 02:02:25 +0000 IamArsath 46513 at http://www.islandcricket.lk IF MAHAROOF PLAY IN T20 WC 2016? http://www.islandcricket.lk/poll/srilankacricket/if-maharoof-play-in-t20-wc-2016 <!-- 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" name="form_build_id" id="form-930471bcd71fd21423bc3bf8887d95fb" value="form-930471bcd71fd21423bc3bf8887d95fb" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_id" id="edit-poll-view-voting-1" value="poll_view_voting" /> </div> </div></form> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/poll/srilankacricket/if-maharoof-play-in-t20-wc-2016#comments Sun, 07 Feb 2016 01:04:24 +0000 IamArsath 46512 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Asalanka – leading by right, leading by example http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/asalanka-leading-by-right-leading-by-example <!-- 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/ith_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"> Avishka Gunawardene, the former Sri Lanka opener who is the team’s assistant coach, rates Asalanka highly. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/asalanka-leading-by-right-leading-by-example#comments Avishka Gunawardene Charith Asalanka ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2016 Sri Lanka U19 Sat, 06 Feb 2016 23:16:42 +0000 WZRD 46511 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Thisara Perera Hat-Trick + Brilliant Run Out against Pakistan 2012 http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/thisara-perera-hat-trick-brilliant-run-out-against-pakistan-2012 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/thisara-perera-hat-trick-brilliant-run-out-against-pakistan-2012#comments pakistan Thisara Perera Sat, 06 Feb 2016 19:59:23 +0000 fzishk 46510 at http://www.islandcricket.lk On experimental basis who should try out at the opening spot with Gunathilaka in India? http://www.islandcricket.lk/poll/srilankacricket/on-experimental-basis-who-should-try-out-at-the-opening-spot-with-gunathilaka-i <!-- google_ad_section_start --><form action="/rss.xml" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="post" id="poll-view-voting-2"> <div><div class="poll"> <div class="vote-form"> <div class="choices"> <div class="form-radios"><div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-0-2-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-0-2"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-0-2" name="choice" value="0" class="form-radio" /> Seekuge Prasanna</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1-2-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1-2"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1-2" name="choice" value="1" class="form-radio" /> Niroshan Dickwella</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-2-1-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-2-1"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-2-1" name="choice" value="2" class="form-radio" /> Chamara Kapugedara</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" /> Dasun Shanka</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" /> Dinesh Chandimal</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" /> Milinda Siriwardhana</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-6-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-6"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-6" name="choice" value="6" class="form-radio" /> Thissara Perera</label> </div> </div> </div> <input type="submit" name="op" id="edit-vote-2" value="Vote" class="form-submit" /> </div> <input type="hidden" name="form_build_id" id="form-25f4c1ed4af9d94f060d941c288a22b5" value="form-25f4c1ed4af9d94f060d941c288a22b5" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_id" id="edit-poll-view-voting-2" value="poll_view_voting" /> </div> </div></form> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/poll/srilankacricket/on-experimental-basis-who-should-try-out-at-the-opening-spot-with-gunathilaka-i#comments Chamara Kapugedera Dasun Shanaka Dinesh Chandimal Milinda Siriwardana Niroshan Dickwella Seekkuge Prasanna Thisara Perera Sat, 06 Feb 2016 18:25:36 +0000 AmilaSaman 46509 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Talk with Dinesh Chandimal and Graham Ford prior to Sri Lanka Team Departure to India http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/sri-lanka-team-departure-sri-lanka-tour-of-india-2016 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/sri-lanka-team-departure-sri-lanka-tour-of-india-2016#comments Dinesh Chandimal Graham Ford Sri Lanka in India 2016 Sat, 06 Feb 2016 10:50:45 +0000 AmilaSaman 46508 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Dickwella replaces injured Dilshan for first T20I http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/niroshan-dickwella-to-replace-tm-dilshan <!-- 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/ajmt_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"> Wicketkeeper-batsman Niroshan Dickwella has been added to Sri Lanka&#039;s squad as cover for Tillakaratne Dilshan, who was ruled out of the first T20 against India with a hand injury. Dilshan </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/niroshan-dickwella-to-replace-tm-dilshan#comments Niroshan Dickwella Sri Lanka in India 2016 Tillakaratne Dilshan Sat, 06 Feb 2016 09:56:51 +0000 WZRD 46507 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Jayawardena ‘doubts’ that he will consider T20 return http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/jayawardena-doubts-that-he-will-consider-t20-return <!-- 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_b2a54_1454599013.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 skipper and the in-form Mahela Jayawardena has allayed all possibilities of a comeback into the Sri Lankan squad for the 2016 ICC World T20 to be held in India in March-April. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/jayawardena-doubts-that-he-will-consider-t20-return#comments ICC World Twenty20 2016 Mahela Jayawardena Masters Champions League (MCL) Sagittarius Strikers Sat, 06 Feb 2016 03:02:26 +0000 Sujan 46505 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Malinga Bandara with birthday boy Graeme Smith http://www.islandcricket.lk/albums/photos/srilankacricket/46504 <!-- 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/12647120_10153376093952061_7575080691385561302_n.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"> Malinga Bandara poses for a photo with former South African captain Graeme Smith, who celebrated his birthday with the MCL 2020 team Virgo Super Kings. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/albums/photos/srilankacricket/46504#comments Malinga Bandara Masters Champions League (MCL) Virgo Super Kings Off the field Sat, 06 Feb 2016 02:58:50 +0000 Sujan 46504 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Graham Ford chooses hectic life at SLC http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/graham-ford-chooses-hectic-life-at-slc <!-- 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/graham-ford-640x400.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"> Why do you think a family man like cricket coach Graham Ford would chose to drop a less hectic coaching assignment with Surrey and grab an opportunity to be in charge of Sri Lanka cricket? </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/graham-ford-chooses-hectic-life-at-slc#comments Graham Ford SLC Sat, 06 Feb 2016 02:53:25 +0000 Sujan 46503 at http://www.islandcricket.lk The pricking of pomposity http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/the-pricking-of-pomposity <!-- 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/231473.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"> There are times when a single genius, in the company of a skilful and motivated team, can change the course of a cricket match and cricket history. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/the-pricking-of-pomposity#comments Muttiah Muralitharan Sanath Jayasuriya Sri Lanka in England 1991 Sri Lanka in England 1998 Sat, 06 Feb 2016 02:43:52 +0000 Sujan 46502 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Super T20 Provincial Tournament 2016, Finals - Presentation ceremony http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/super-t20-provincial-tournament-2016-finals-presentation-ceremony <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/super-t20-provincial-tournament-2016-finals-presentation-ceremony#comments SLC Super T20 Provincial Tournament 2016 Sat, 06 Feb 2016 02:32:47 +0000 AmilaSaman 46501 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Top 10 Best Catches In Cricket History http://www.islandcricket.lk/forum/srilankacricket/top-10-best-catches-in-cricket-history <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p>Top 10 Best Catches In Cricket History</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/forum/srilankacricket/top-10-best-catches-in-cricket-history#comments International cricket videos Classic Catches Fri, 05 Feb 2016 19:41:45 +0000 fzishk 46500 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Colombo Commandoes bag the SLC Super T20 title http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/colombo-commandoes-bag-the-slc-super-t20-title <!-- 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/dsc_8421_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"> Dhananjaya De Silva, Niroshan Dickwella and Kasun Rajitha inspired the Commandoes to the trophy. Will they make the final Sri Lanka T20 squad for the ICC World T20 in India? </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/colombo-commandoes-bag-the-slc-super-t20-title#comments SLC SLC Super T20 Provincial Tournament 2016 Fri, 05 Feb 2016 19:40:12 +0000 DDJW 46499 at http://www.islandcricket.lk what's the best spin combination for T20 world cup? http://www.islandcricket.lk/poll/srilankacricket/whats-the-best-spin-combination-for-t20-world-cup <!-- google_ad_section_start --><form action="/rss.xml" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="post" id="poll-view-voting-3"> <div><div class="poll"> <div class="vote-form"> <div class="choices"> <div class="form-radios"><div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-0-3-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-0-3"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-0-3" name="choice" value="0" class="form-radio" /> Herath and sachithra</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1-3-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1-3"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1-3" name="choice" value="1" class="form-radio" /> Herath and randiv</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-2-2-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-2-2"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-2-2" name="choice" value="2" class="form-radio" /> Herath and mendis</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-3-1-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-3-1"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-3-1" name="choice" value="3" class="form-radio" /> Pathirana and rabukwella</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-4-1-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-4-1"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-4-1" name="choice" value="4" class="form-radio" /> prasanna and randiv</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-5-1-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-5-1"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-5-1" name="choice" value="5" class="form-radio" /> jeffrey and AAS silva</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-6-1-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-6-1"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-6-1" name="choice" value="6" class="form-radio" /> Jeffrey and dilruwan</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-7-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-7"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-7" name="choice" value="7" class="form-radio" /> any other</label> </div> </div> </div> <input type="submit" name="op" id="edit-vote-3" value="Vote" class="form-submit" /> </div> <input type="hidden" name="form_build_id" id="form-0bf8e76c8dce45b45d1aea3402034d09" value="form-0bf8e76c8dce45b45d1aea3402034d09" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_id" id="edit-poll-view-voting-3" value="poll_view_voting" /> </div> </div></form> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/poll/srilankacricket/whats-the-best-spin-combination-for-t20-world-cup#comments Fri, 05 Feb 2016 16:24:10 +0000 Dinith 46498 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Funny mistake announcing man of the match name Shakib Al Hasan in PSL 2016 http://www.islandcricket.lk/forum/srilankacricket/funny-mistake-announcing-man-of-the-match-name-shakib-al-hasan-in-psl-2016 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p>Funny mistake announcing man of the match name Shakib Al Hasan in PSL 2016</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/forum/srilankacricket/funny-mistake-announcing-man-of-the-match-name-shakib-al-hasan-in-psl-2016#comments International cricket videos Pakistan Super League (PSL) Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:37:58 +0000 fzishk 46497 at http://www.islandcricket.lk