Sri Lanka's sacked cricket coach demands $5m in compensation

2020-01-05 10:11

Sacked coach Chandika Hathurusingha has demanded $5 million in compensation from Sri Lanka Cricket over the premature termination of his contract.

Sri Lanka considering foreign cricket coaches

2019-07-30 16:23

Sri Lanka was considering applications from three "top international cricket coaches", Sports Minister Harin Fernando has confirmed.

Sri Lanka coach vows to stay on despite World Cup exit

2019-07-08 10:34

Chandika Hathurusingha insisted he would remain Sri Lanka's coach despite pressure to step down after their Cricket World Cup exit.

Faf seeks Sri Lankan 'breaking point'

2019-02-12 21:20

Proteas captain Faf du Plessis will be seeking to find Sri Lanka's "breaking point" as early as possible when the first of two Tests.

Sri Lankan trio suspended for bulk of Proteas tour

2018-07-16 13:35

Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal, coach Chandika Hathurusingha and manager Asanka Gurusinha have been suspended by the ICC.

Hathurusingha keen to expand Sri Lanka's depth

2018-02-20 18:52

Chandika Hathurusingha is keen to expand Sri Lanka's player depth after enjoying a successful tour to Bangladesh in his first stint as head coach.

New coach sees opportunity for struggling Sri Lanka

2017-12-20 17:02

Chandika Hathurusingha says he scents opportunity as the new head coach of Sri Lanka despite a string of humiliating defeats.

Sri Lanka seeks Bangladesh coach

2017-11-22 16:03

Sri Lanka's cricket board has announced it was in talks to hire Bangladesh head coach Chandika Hathurusingha.

Bangladesh coach resigns after SA's series drubbing

2017-11-09 19:15

The head coach of Bangladesh's national cricket team has resigned, amid reports of his taking charge of the Sri Lankan team.


Sri Lanka suspend coach ahead of New Zealand series

2019-08-07 17:15

Sri Lankan has suspended head coach Chandika Hathurusingha and appointed a temporary replacement for the upcoming New Zealand series.

Sri Lanka to sack coaches over World Cup failure

2019-07-19 10:44

Sri Lanka's sports minister has ordered the sacking of the national cricket coach after a lacklustre World Cup campaign.

Sri Lanka recall coach ahead of Proteas T20 series

2019-03-14 14:55

Sri Lanka have recalled head coach Chandika Hathurusingha ahead of a three-match T20 series in SA amid reports of tensions with players.

Sri Lanka suffer more setbacks ahead of Australia Test

2019-01-30 13:19

Sri Lanka's preparations for the final Test against Australia suffered further setbacks Wednesday when coach Chandika Hathurusingha was stripped of his team selection responsibilities and their batting coach returned home for personal reasons.

Hathurusingha: Second innings bowling won us the game

2018-06-27 11:19

Sri Lanka coach Chandika Hathurusingha praised stand-in captain Suranga Lakmal and the rest of the bowling attack as the Asian team beat the West Indies.

New SL coach gets tough, bans music at training

2017-12-29 10:38

New Sri Lanka cricket coach Chandika Hathurusingha has pledged to get tough with the under-performing national team.

Hathurusingha named Sri Lanka coach

2017-12-08 15:14

Sri Lanka named Chandika Hathurusingha as their new head coach with the mission of ending the national team's crisis run in international cricket.

Sri Lanka eye ex-Bangladesh coach

2017-11-15 14:22

Sri Lanka is in talks to hire former Bangladesh head coach Chandika Hathurusingha to groom its national team for the 2019 Cricket World Cup.

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