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Sri Lanka secures $11.5 mn withheld by ICC

Sri Lankan cricket's crisis-ridden governing body announced Sunday it had secured the release of $11.5 million withheld by the International Cricket Council for eight...

Sri Lanka defy the odds to claim historic test series win

Sri Lanka's historic 2-0 test series victory over South Africa had seemed somewhat fanciful when they arrived in some disarray and on a long losing...

Smiling Sri Lankans seek series win

Sri Lankan captain Dimuth Karunaratne said on Wednesday he wanted his players to continue playing with a smile on their faces as they seek to...

ICC clear Sri Lanka’s Dananjaya to resume bowling

Sri Lanka's Akila Dananjaya has been cleared to resume bowling by the International Cricket Council following remedial work after the global governing body suspended him...

Sri Lanka sensation Perera hailed for Test-winning heroics

Kusal Perera became a national hero in Sri Lanka on Sunday after scoring an unbeaten 153 to guide his country to a sensational first Test victory in...

‘We’ll need patience to beat Sri Lanka’, says South Africa paceman

South Africa made three crucial breakthroughs before the close but will need patience to complete a victory in the first Test against Sri Lanka, fast bowler...

Decline in talent, lack of passion saddens me: Muralitharan on Sri Lankan cricket

Sri Lankan cricket has hit an all-time nadir and the legendary Muttiah Muralitharan is blames it on the paucity of talent coupled with lack...

Sri Lanka drop captain Chandimal for South Africa tour

Sri Lanka have dropped out-of-form test captain Dinesh Chandimal ahead of their tour of South Africa and appointed Dimuth Karunaratne as stand-in skipper, the country’s cricket...

Sri Lanka look to shrug off injuries, off-field dramas

Sri Lanka were working to shrug off a series of injuries and off-field dramas, captain Dinesh Chandimal said Thursday, as they look to avoid a series...

ICC urges Sri Lanka to come clean on corruption

The International Cricket Council has urged Sri Lanka's scandal-ridden sporting community to come forward with information about corruption before an amnesty expires or risk expulsion from...