Tag: Sri Lanka Cricket

Chandika Hathurusingha

Investigation against Hathurusinghe

A senior official of the Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has said that an investigation is underway regarding the head coach of the Sri Lanka national cricket team, Chandika Hathurusinghe.   Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has suspended Hathurusinghe following the failure of the World Cup in England last July. The SLC then filed a charge sheet against Hathurusinghe, which

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Lahiru Thirimanne

Lahiru Thirimanne to lead ODI captaincy

A senior official of the Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) stated that some powerful players representing the Sri Lankan cricket team will not be participating in the one-day and Twenty20 Pakistan tour on September 25th. The senior official said that accordingly, Dimuth Karunaratne, Angelo Mathews, Lasith Malinga, Kusal Janith Perera and Niroshan Dickwella had

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Ashantha de Mel, Dimuth Karunarathne, Chandika Hathurusingha

Sri Lanka haunted by familiar failings

The talent is there, we’re just missing the application. The players need to show more mental toughness in pressure situations. We have to ensure that there’s a better depth of talent going forward, to keep competition for places strong. We must give our players the confidence to play a fearless, Sri Lankan brand of cricket. Different day, same

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Sri Lanka beat England by 20 runs

Angelo Mathews and Lasith Malinga achieved Men's Cricket World Cup career-bests to set up a thrilling 20-run victory for Sri Lanka over England. The new-ball pair of Jofra Archer and Chris Woakes gave England the perfect start with the key dismissals of Dimuth Karunaratne and Kusal Perera to leave Sri Lanka 3/2 after 2.2 overs. From there, Avishka

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Sri Lanka Cricket team, Dinesh Chandimal

Sri Lanka bounce back ODI Rankings

According to the International Cricket Council annual ODI rankings, have come down to Sri Lanka 09th place. The West Indies team came in 8th place ahead of Sri Lanka. The Sri Lankan team currently has 76 points. England ranked 1st in the latest rankings. India is ranked 2nd. Aththa Withthi - Truth First like us on Facebook Page and joine to our

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SLC secures ICC Funds

SLC secures $ 11.5 m of ICC Funds

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) revealed that following high level discussions with the ICC – the new Executive Committee – it has successfully secured its due portion of finances from the ICC, amounting to $ 11.5 million (over Rs. 2 billion) which was withheld since July 2018. The funds were released after SLC President Shammi Silva, immediate past President

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Kusal Mendis

Kusal will play tomorrow – SLC

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) says that Kusal Mendis will play for the second test match against South Africa tomorrow (21). Issuing a statement, Sri Lanka Cricket said that Kusal Mendis' leg was damaged during the practices. However, this evening the Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has announce that Kusal's injury has improved. Accordingly, Kusal Mendis will

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