ARTICLES RELATING TO SRI LANKA

Tharanga to replace retired Sangakkara

2015-08-27 13:08

Sri Lanka have named left-handed Upul Tharanga to replace retired Kumar Sangakkara in the third series-deciding Test against India.

No fairytale for Sangakkara

2015-08-23 19:27

Sri Lanka's Kumar Sangakkara was dismissed for 18 in his final international innings, ending a remarkable 15-year career.

SL chase 413, Sangakkara out for 18

2015-08-23 14:38

Sri Lanka, set a victory target of 413, were 72/2 in their second innings at stumps on Day 4 of the second Test against India in Colombo.

Sri Lanka's Thirimanne fined for dissent

2015-08-22 22:55

Sri Lankan batsman Lahiru Thirimanne has been fined 30 percent of his match fees for showing dissent.

Mathews, Thirimanne defy India

2015-08-22 09:21

Angelo Mathews and Lahiru Thirimanne kept India's bowlers at bay to improve Sri Lanka's chances of a big first innings total.

India in charge in Colombo

2015-08-20 15:11

India have recovered from a shaky start at seize control at stumps on the opening day of the second Test against Sri Lanka.

Sangakkara set for victorious send-off

2015-08-18 08:13

Kumar Sangakkara gets a chance to bow out in style by leading Sri Lanka to a series-clinching victory in the second Test against India.

Kohli rues lack of intent from batsmen

2015-08-15 16:12

Virat Kohli slammed his team's batsmen for lack of intent during their failed chase of 176.

Sri Lanka in dire straits

2015-08-13 14:48

Sri Lanka are in deep trouble in the first Test against India having lost both openers without scoring in their second innings.

India brace for Sangakkara's farewell

2015-08-10 07:53

India will hope to end a 22-year wait for a Test series win in Sri Lanka when the marking of Kumar Sangakkara's farewell opens.

 

Sangakkara offered diplomatic post

2015-08-24 14:15

Sri Lanka's Kumar Sangakkara bid a tearful farewell to international cricket on Monday and was immediately offered a diplomatic post.

Sharma fined for misconduct

2015-08-23 19:27

India's Ishant Sharma has been fined 65 percent of his match fee for on-field misconduct in the second Test against Sri Lanka.

Sri Lanka chase 413 for victory

2015-08-23 13:38

India declared their second innings after tea on Day 4 of the second Test in Colombo, setting Sri Lanka a target of 413 runs.

India take charge after Mathews's century

2015-08-22 15:31

Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews hit a century before India fought back to assume control of the second Test in Colombo.

Sangakkara, Silva rescue Sri Lanka

2015-08-21 14:44

Kumar Sangakkara contributed to a Sri Lankan revival in his final Test as India found wickets hard to come by in the second Test.

Prolific Sangakkara, a career to savour

2015-08-18 10:24

Whatever happens in his final Test, Sri Lanka's Kumar Sangakkara is assured of a place in history.

Sri Lanka deploys 1000s of police on election eve

2015-08-16 09:35

Sri Lanka has deployed thousands of police in stepped up security on the eve of a general election.

India chase 176 to win first Test

2015-08-14 14:22

India, set a victory target of 176, were 23/1 in their second innings at stumps on the third day against Sri Lanka.

Ashwin spins India into box seat

2015-08-12 14:21

India enjoyed a strong start to the first Test against Sri Lanka at Galle International Stadium.

Pakistan win T20 thriller

2015-08-01 20:52

Shahid Afridi and Anwar Ali played key roles as Pakistan ended their tour of Sri Lanka with victory in the second Twenty20 in Colombo.

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