Thu Mar 30 11:38:17 EDT 2017 - cricinfo.com - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
Sri Lanka Cricket will not organise the proposed provincial first-class competition in the 2016-17 season, instead arranging a List A tournament as preparation for the Champions Trophy
Thu Mar 30 10:35:17 EDT 2017 - cricinfo.com - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
The inquiry into a suspicious first-class match in January will take "two to three" more weeks, SLC has said
Thu Mar 30 07:22:16 EDT 2017 - srilankacricket.lk - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
ශ්‍රී ලංකාවේ ක්‍රිකට් සංචාරයක නිරතව සිටින එංගලන්ත අවුරුදු 16න් පහළ ක්‍රිකට් කණ්ඩායම සමග මෙතෙක් පැවැති තරග දෙකම කඩුලු 6 බැගින් ජයගැනීමට ශ්‍රී ලංකා අවුරුදු 16න් පහළ ක්‍රිකට් සංවර්ධන කණ්ඩායම සමත්ව සිටිති.  මේ තරග 02 ක ම කොළඹ –  කෝල්ට්ස් පිටියේ දී පැවැත්විණි. කණ්ඩායම් දෙක අතර තරග හතරක් පැවැත්වීමට නියමිතය.  මේ තරගාවලිය පැවැත්වීමට දෙරට ක්‍රිකට් පාලක මණ්ඩලවල අරමුණ වී ඇත්තේ 20 – 20 පැවැත්වෙන අ...
Thu Mar 30 06:15:39 EDT 2017 - cricinfo.com - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
Bangladesh coach Chandika Hathurusingha has said the pressure will be on Sri Lanka to force a result and save the series in the third and final ODI of Bangladesh's tour
Thu Mar 30 03:44:16 EDT 2017 - srilankacricket.lk - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
Sri Lanka did post a humdinger type of 311 on the back of a 107 ball 102 by Kusal Mendis, but that rain had to be a spoiler to the effort of evening things in the second ODI at the Dambulla Stadium in Tuesday’s day-night game was dampening to that cause. On a day that the second wicket pair of Upul Tharanga and Mendis ruffled the Bangladesh bowlers in a 111-run alliance, the rains were a blow to S...
Wed Mar 29 08:26:29 EDT 2017 - srilankacricket.lk - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
28th March 2017, Colombo: The ECB Bunbury XI started their short tour by playing at the Colts Ground in Colombo against a Sri Lankan Development U16 Squad. Having elected to bat first the tourists found themselves under pressure through some excellent new ball bowling from Niduka Malshith and Ashan Dilhara (man of the match). From 19 for 5 it took good application from the tourists to reach 134 wi...
Tue Mar 28 07:46:37 EDT 2017 - srilankacricket.lk - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
28 th March 2017, Colombo: Sri Lanka Cricket has announced the names of the 20 players who will represent Sri Lanka Under 19s in a six-match series against Australia Under-19s in April in Tasmania. Accordingly the names are: Kamindu Mendis (Captain) – Richmond College Vishva Chathuranga (WK) – Prince of Wales’ College Ashen Bandara – St. Aloysius College Lasith Croospulle –...
Tue Mar 28 04:58:45 EDT 2017 - cricinfo.com - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
Upul Tharanga said the change in tactic, from bowling first to batting, was somewhat influenced by how the pitch behaved in the first game, where Bangladesh posted 324
Mon Mar 27 12:15:42 EDT 2017 - srilankacricket.lk - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
Sri Lanka Cricket confirmed that right-arm fast bowler Suranga Lakmal who sustained an injury during the first One-day International match against Bangladesh will remain in the squad. However Niroshan Dickwella who was injured will be replaced by Dilruwan Perera for the second ODI against Bangladesh. Two additional players, Nuwan Pradeep and Nuwan Kulasekara have also been added to the squad for t...
Mon Mar 27 09:50:40 EDT 2017 - cricinfo.com - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
Niroshan Dickwella picked up an injury on Sunday and had trouble holding the bat on Monday
Mon Mar 27 09:50:40 EDT 2017 - cricinfo.com - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
ESPNcricinfo previews the second ODI between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh at Dambulla
Mon Mar 27 05:12:12 EDT 2017 - srilankacricket.lk - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
The absence of Angelo Mathews and Kusal Janith Perera was badly felt in Sri Lanka’s 90-run loss to Bangladesh in the first ODI in Dambulla. Sri Lanka clearly lacked a play-maker batsman to carry the innings. In this context, it is relevant recalling past game plan’s on which Sri Lanka’s ODI cricket thrived. Marvan Atapattu was one of the best batsmen in carrying an innings to the end which is an i...
Mon Mar 27 03:22:11 EDT 2017 - srilankacricket.lk - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
පරාජයෙන් කණස්සල්ලට පත් නොවී නැවත ප්‍රබල ලෙස තරගාවලියට ඇතුළුවීම, ඉදිරි තරග සාර්ථක කර ගැනීමට හොඳම මාර්ගය වේ.  සටන්කාමී ක්‍රීඩා විලාසිතාව දක්ෂ පන්දු රැකීම ජයග්‍රහණ ලැබීමේ මානසිකත්වය සකස් කර ගැනීම දැනට අපට අත්‍යවශ්‍ය කරුණුය. දඹුල්ලේ සෙනසුරාදා පැවැති ප්‍රථම එක්දින තරගයේ දී ලකුණු 325ක් වැනි විශාල ලකුණු සංඛ්‍යාවක් හඹා යද්දී ඉදිරිපෙළ හෝ මැද පෙළ පිතිකරුවන් දෙදෙනෙකුවත් අනිවාර්යයෙන්ම ලකුණු අතර නොසිටීම අසාර්ථ...
Sun Mar 26 00:58:45 EDT 2017 - srilankacricket.lk - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
Bangladesh rode on a splendid ton from Tamim Iqbal and disciplined bowling from its pacers to record a 90-run win against Sri Lanka in the first One-Day International in Dambulla on Saturday (March 25). It was Bangladesh’s fifth victory against Sri Lanka in the 50-over format, and its first since 28 March, 2013, when it had won by three wickets in Pallekele. Tamim had powered Bangladesh to 3...
Sat Mar 25 19:40:39 EDT 2017 - cricinfo.com - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
Sri Lanka wicketkeeper Dinesh Chandimal said the team can no longer keep blaming losses on being in a transition period following the retirement of key players since the 2015 World Cup
Sat Mar 25 05:58:31 EDT 2017 - cricinfo.com - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
Sri Lanka captain Upul Tharanga decided to bowl in the first ODI against Bangladesh in Dambulla. Mashrafe Mortaza said they would have batted first anyway
Fri Mar 24 09:56:15 EDT 2017 - cricinfo.com - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
Sri Lanka will be without two key ODI players - Angelo Mathews and Lasith Malinga - for the three-match series that has sparked widespread interest following Bangladesh's historic win in their 100th Test
Fri Mar 24 08:34:14 EDT 2017 - srilankacricket.lk - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
Sri Lanka Cricket confirmed that Kusal Janith Perera who was included in the One Day International squad against Bangladesh has sustained a left hamstring during a practice match on 22nd March at the Colombo Cricket Club. He has been advised to rest and will not be available for the first two ODI’s. The first ODI is on 25th (Saturday) and the second is on 28th (Tuesday). Both matches are to be pla...
Fri Mar 24 06:48:31 EDT 2017 - srilankacricket.lk - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
Cricket heat grips Sri Lanka as never before. That Sri Lanka’s the Test loss to Bangladesh last week has lent to a charged up scenario as Sri Lankan cricket fans at large, and of course the cricketers look for evening up of scores. In such a tempo, that the rivalry shits in to the instant cricket would not matter for the die hards for whom a match is a match, and that bleeding Bangladesh is what m...
Fri Mar 24 06:48:27 EDT 2017 - srilankacricket.lk - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
ක්‍රිකට් තරගයක දී පිතිකරුවෙකු දැවීගිය බවට විනිසුරු ලබාදෙන තීරණය පිළිබඳ ව යම් සැකයක් ඇත්නම් රූපවාහිනිය (තාක්ෂණය) උපයෝගි කරගෙන එම පිතිකරුට සාධාරණයක් ඉටු කිරීමට හඳුන්වා දී ඇත්තේ (U.D.R.S. Umpires Decision review System) තරග විනිසුරුගේ තීරණය රූපවාහිනියේ ප්‍රතිරූපනයෙන් බලා වෙනස් කිරීමේ ක්‍රමයයි.  පසුගිය දා නිමා වූ ශ්‍රී ලංකා බංග්ලදේශ දෙවන ටෙස්ට් තරගයේ දී මේ ක්‍රමය පිළිබඳව දැඩි කතා බහකට ලක්විය. මේ ක්‍රම...
Thu Mar 23 14:58:41 EDT 2017 - srilankacricket.lk - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
The official ICC Champions Trophy 2017, which is travelling to all eight participating nations, arrived in Colombo yesterday. The Nissan Trophy Tour symbolises the global nature of the tournament and provides cricket fans in Sri Lanka and around the world the unique opportunity to engage with the coveted trophy. The ICC Champions Trophy 2017 will be held between June 01 and 18 in England and Wales...
Thu Mar 23 02:33:59 EDT 2017 - cricinfo.com - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
The wicketkeeper-batsman is likely to rejoin the squad ahead of the third ODI at the SSC on April 1
Wed Mar 22 11:40:41 EDT 2017 - cricinfo.com - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
More than 700 runs were scored in Bangladesh's tour match against Sri Lanka President's XI in Colombo, where the hosts completed a final-over win
Wed Mar 22 07:09:59 EDT 2017 - srilankacricket.lk - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
Sri Lanka did lose to Bangladesh which is lamentable. That the loss was the result of certain mistakes by the home team in a see sawing contest that the minnows of Test cricket came on top is how the game went. The costly follies by the Sri Lankans like dropped catches, poor run out throws, and four specialist batsmen getting out on the trot were contributory factors. There have been certain grey ...
Wed Mar 22 07:09:57 EDT 2017 - srilankacricket.lk - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
ශ්‍රී ලංකා ක්‍රිකට් කණ්ඩායම මාර්තු 19 වැනිදා ප්‍රථමවරට බංග්ලදේශය වෙතින් පරාජයට පත් වූයේ ලංකා කණ්ඩායමේ යම් යම් අඩුපාඩුකම් හා අතපසුවීම් මත බව පැහැදිලිය.  පරාජය පිළිබඳව දුකක් ඇතිවීම ස්වාභාවිකය.  ඒ පිළිබඳ සාධාරණ වූ විවේචනවලට හා උපදෙස්වලට ද අප ගෞරව කරන්නෙමු. මේ තරගයේ වාසිය වරින් වර දෙපැත්තටම දෝලනය වෙමින් තිබී අවසන් දින දිවා ආහාරයෙන් පසුව එය බංග්ලදේශය දෙසට නැඹුරුව ඔවුන් සිය සියවන තරගය ජය ලැබීය.  ශ්‍රී ල...
Tue Mar 21 04:34:28 EDT 2017 - srilankacricket.lk - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
21st March 2017, Colombo: Sri Lanka Cricket has announced the names of 12 players who will form the Board President’s XI squad against Bangladesh for a one-day practice game. The team which will be captained by Milinda Siriwardana will also comprise of the following: Kusal Janith Perera, Dilshan Munaweera, Sandun Weerakkody, Dhananjaya de Silva, Chaturanga de Silva, Thisara Perera, Lahiru Madushan...
Mon Mar 20 11:00:23 EDT 2017 - srilankacricket.lk - Category : Sports - Relavancy : 1.0
Sri Lanka’s loss to Bangladesh that handed them a historic centenary Test triumph that had eluded the minnows would certainly kindle many regrets from the second Test match at the P. Saravanamuththu Stadium. For a match that saw Sri Lanka ride back from a first day early disaster to a point of dominating Bangladesh on Dinesh Chandimal’s laborious century, it must give the side a definite bad feeli...