• Posts Tagged ‘Sri Lanka’

    India to tour Sri Lanka in July?

    by  • June 13, 2017 • Cricket

    The Indian Cricket Team will begin their three tests, five ODIs and T20 tour of Sri Lanka starting next month, according to the sources in the Indian Cricket Board. India is scheduled to arrive Colombo on 19th July. The itinerary will have three Test matches to be played at the Pallekele Stadium in Kandy...

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    Mahela Jayawardene joins Lancashire for T20 Blast

    by  • May 9, 2017 • Cricket

    Lancashire have announced the signing of the former Sri Lankan skipper Mahela Jayawardene for the upcoming England’s domestic Twenty20 competition – T20 Blast. The 39-year-old has plenty of experience in the Twenty20 format of the game, scoring 5,455 runs for his country and helping them to the 2014 World T20 title. The veteran batsman,...

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    Sri Lanka ODI squad for third match against Australia

    by  • August 27, 2016 • Cricket

    Sri Lanka teenage paceman Lahiru Kumara, who impressed in England recently, claiming 19 wickets – has been included in the 16-man squad for the third ODI against Australia. While, all-rounder Milinda Siriwardana, who was in the ODI squad for the first two matches has been omitted from the squad. The third One-day-international match will...

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    ICC World T20: Sri Lanka team preview (Infographic)

    by  • March 15, 2016 • Cricket

    If we see the history, Sri Lanka have established themselves at the big stage, been a part of three finals and one semi-final in 5 ICC World Twenty20 competition. The Group 1 of Super 10 World Twenty20 stage has the likes of Sri Lanka, South Africa, West Indies, England and Afghanistan. Sri Lanka’s T20 Record: They have...

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    Kumar Sangakkara named as Sri Lanka selector

    by  • March 8, 2016 • Cricket

    In a press release, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) have revealed that former Sri Lanka wicket-keeper batsman Kumar Sangakkara has been appointed as the national selection committee member by the sports minister Dayasiri Jayasekara. Former Sri Lanka skipper Aravinda de Silva will be the new head of selection committee which will take charge with immediate...

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    Sri Lanka test squad against India

    by  • August 8, 2015 • Cricket

    Sri Lanka have announced their 16-men squad for the 3 test-match series against India,  which gets underway on August 12 at Galle. Uncapped 23-year-old seamer Vishwa Fernando has been included in the squad, while Shaminda Eranga and Suranga Lakmal ruled out due to injury. Fernando has played 31 first-class matches with 98 wickets at an...

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