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36 min ago | The Cricketer International
On Sunday, 21-year-old Niroshan Dickwella was playing a playing a limited-overs game 9000 kilometres away, and was not in Sri Lanka's Test squad.
4 hrs ago | The Telegraph
Colombo: Sri Lanka has shifted the venue of the second Test against Pakistan next month to enable former captain Mahela Jayawardene to bow out of Test cricket at his club ground in Colombo.
8 hrs ago | The Indian Express
'You don't pick Ashwin and get Murali Vijay to bowl off-spinners, it doesn't make sense,' Bedi said.
13 hrs ago | Colombo Page
July 23, Colombo: The Executive Committee of Sri Lanka Cricket has decided to extend the tenure of the interim national coach Marvan Atapattu till August, the SLC announced today.
16 hrs ago | Times of Oman
South Africa's Imran Tahir bowls during a practice session ahead of their second test cricket match against Sri Lanka in Colombo July 23, 2014.
19 hrs ago | Newkerala.com
Left handed batsman Lahiru Thirimanna will skipper the Sri Lanka cricket team at the Asian Games to be held at Incheon from Sep 19 to Oct 4. The National Selection Committee of Sri Lanka Cricket named a 15-member squad for the 17th Asiad with Thirimanna as the captain and another southpaw Upul Tharanga as vice-captain.
20 hrs ago | Suria
The Pakistan Cricket Board is set next week to adopt a new constitution intended to make the appointment of its chairman more democratic and weaken political influence.
Kane Williamson has scored an unwanted first, becoming the first New Zealander to be suspended from bowling because of an illegal action.
The closed camp training of the National Cricket Teams prior to the 17th Asian Games scheduled for Incheon, South Korea on September 19-October 4, has apparently become "uncertain" due to the lack of adequate fund.
TAREE cricketer Nick Larkin has been named in the Irish side to play Sri Lanka A in a three match one day series starting today.
He made the announcement during the preliminary hearing, on Tuesday morning, which was attended by representatives of Anderson and the ECB and their legal counsel, the ICC's Ethics & Regulatory Lawyer, and representatives of the BCCI and their legal counsel.
England's captain Alastair Cook sits with coach Peter Moores on the dressing room balcony during the second cricket test match against India at Lord's cricket ground in London July 21, 2014.
Pakistan's national team head coach Waqar Younis is reportedly banking on ace off-spinner Saeed Ajmal to win the series against Sri Lanka.
Cape Town - The Proteas have descended from the high of winning the first Test against Sri Lanka, and have shifted their focus to the final match starting in Colombo on Thursday.
Shane Bond dreamed of knocking batsmen out, so they would fall on their stumps. Dale Steyn loves nothing more than to "pitch leg, hit off".
BALLARAT cricket export Matt Short is putting his game against proven test and one-day international players in northern Australia.
July 22, Colombo: Chief Minister of Sri Lanka's Western Provincial Council Prasanna Ranatunga is accused of attacking an individual and injuirng him.
In a left-field selection move, uncapped wicketkeeper-batsman Niroshan Dickwella has been flown in from England to join the Sri Lanka squad ahead of the second Test against South Africa, a selector has confirmed.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 10:40 pm
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