Injured Chandimal out of India ODI series

2017-08-28 09:30

Sri Lanka batsman has been ruled out of the remaining two one-dayers against India after fracturing his thumb while batting at Pallekele.

India drubbing worst of career, says Chandimal

2017-08-14 16:10

Sri Lankan skipper Dinesh Chandimal declared the Test series loss to India was the worst of his career.

Sri Lanka name squad for final Test against India

2017-08-10 18:19

Sri Lanka named a 15-man squad led by Dinesh Chandimal for the third Test against India, which has taken an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series.

Chandimal gets inhaler exemption

2017-08-02 14:00

Sri Lanka skipper Dinesh Chandimal has been given permission by cricket's world body to use an inhaler during the second Test against India.

Chandimal to return for second Test against India

2017-07-31 10:53

Sri Lanka Test captain Dinesh Chandimal is likely to return to the side for the second Test against India, starting in Colombo on Thursday.

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.


SL recall Chandimal, Thirimanne after Tharanga ban

2017-08-25 10:50

Sri Lanka have called up Dinesh Chandimal and Lahiru Thirimanne into their ODI squad for the final three matches against India.

Jadeja absence gives Sri Lanka hope

2017-08-11 14:43

The absence of all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja from India's team has given Sri Lanka hope that they can avoid a series whitewash.

Chandimal still positive after series loss

2017-08-06 19:49

Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal says his team still have lot to play for in the final Test against India even though the series has already been lost.

Chandimal to lead Sri Lanka recovery bid

2017-08-01 10:15

Dinesh Chandimal is expected to return from pneumonia to lead injury-hit Sri Lanka as they bid to rebound from their thrashing against India in the second Test.

Chandimal to return for second Test against India

2017-07-31 10:52

Sri Lanka Test captain Dinesh Chandimal is likely to return to the side for the second Test against India, starting in Colombo on Thursday.

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.

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