Chandimal out of first Test against India

2017-07-21 10:31

Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal will miss the first Test against India, starting in Galle on 26 July, after contracting pneumonia.

Zimbabwe win toss and bat first against Sri Lanka

2017-07-14 07:05

Sri Lanka's Dinesh Chandimal lost his first toss as Test captain, with Zimbabwe electing to bat first in the sole five-day match in Colombo.

Chandimal, Tharanga to captain Sri Lanka

2017-07-12 08:44

Sri Lanka appointed two new captains to replace Angelo Mathews, who resigned after his side's humiliating home series defeat to bottom-ranked Zimbabwe.

Sri Lanka opt to bat in Galle

2017-03-07 06:37

Sri Lanka stand-in skipper Rangana Herath has won the toss and elected to bat first in the opening Test against Bangladesh in Galle.

Mathews, Chandimal declared fit for Proteas tour

2016-12-05 11:16

Sri Lanka’s Angelo Mathews and Dinesh Chandimal have declared themselves fit for their tour to South Africa in December.

Chandimal to lead much-changed T20I squad

2016-09-05 14:05

In the absence of injured captain, Angelo Mathews, Dinesh Chandimal will serve as stand-in skipper when Sri Lanka meet Australia in two T20Is.

Chandimal century drives Sri Lanka

2016-08-14 10:25

Dinesh Chandimal scored a defiant century to power Sri Lanka innings on the second day of the third and final Test against Australia.

Sri Lanka beat Ireland in 1st ODI

2016-06-16 22:39

Dasun Shanaka enjoyed a dream debut as Sri Lanka beat Ireland in the first one-day international in Malahide on the Duckworth/Lewis method.

Sri Lanka stun India in 1st T20

2016-02-09 19:23

A depleted Sri Lankan side stunned India by beating the world number one ranked team in the first T20 international in Pune.

Karunaratne, Chandimal pile on runs

2015-10-15 09:50

Dinesh Chandimal has completed his fifth Test century as Sri Lanka reached 344-2 at lunch on day two of the first Test against West Indies.


Sri Lanka down Zimbabwe in one-off Test

2017-07-18 11:56

Sri Lanka have beaten Zimbabwe by four wickets after chasing a record 388 on the fifth and final day of the one-off Test.

Chandimal's Sri Lanka face buoyant Zimbabwe

2017-07-13 09:24

Sri Lanka are looking to usher in Dinesh Chandimal's era as skipper by bouncing back from a humiliating ODI series defeat to Zimbabwe with victory in the Test starting on Friday.

Excuses wearing thin for Sri Lanka

2017-03-26 10:18

Sri Lanka wicketkeeper and senior batsman Dinesh Chandimal has called on the team to put their hands up and take responsibility for performances.

Sri Lankan tour match ends in a draw

2016-12-20 20:39

Sri Lanka enjoyed a productive final day of their warm-up match against a SA Invitation XI with Kusal Perera, Upul Tharanga and Dinesh Chandimal all hitting half-centuries.

Sri Lanka omits Chandimal for Zim tour

2016-10-21 14:45

Sri Lanka have omitted vice captain Dinesh Chandimal from a 15-member squad and brought in three uncapped players for a two-Test tour of Zimbabwe.

Chandimal ton lifts Sri Lanka

2016-08-28 16:24

In-form batsman Dinesh Chandimal scored a defiant century to lift Sri Lanka to against a persistent Australian bowling attack in the third one-day ODI in Dambulla.

SL choose to bat at Edgbaston

2016-06-24 14:52

Sri Lanka have won the toss and elected to bat in the second one-day international against England at Edgbaston.

SL pinning hopes an Chandimal, Thirimanne

2016-03-16 20:15

Sri Lanka's Angelo Mathews believes Dinesh Chandimal and Lahiru Thirimanne will set the tone with the bat at the World T20.

Sri Lanka fight back after early scare

2015-12-11 07:41

Dinesh Chandimal and Dimuth Karunaratne spearheaded a gritty Sri Lanka fightback on the second day of the first Test against NZ.

Sri Lanka dominate West Indies

2015-10-14 15:30

Dimuth Karunaratne scored a century to help Sri Lanka dominate the West Indies on day one of the first test.

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