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  1. England selectors should take a look at Will Gidman, says...Read the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | This Is Bristol

    GLOUCESTERSHIRE captain Michael Klinger believes England could do far worse than consider Will Gidman for the two-match Test series against Sri Lanka in June.

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  2. Farbrace named England assistant coachRead the original story

    31 min ago | Stabroek News

    Former Sri Lanka coach Farbrace will work alongside new director of cricket Peter Moores.

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  3. Sri Lanka players resolve pay disputeRead the original story

    32 min ago | Stabroek News

    The pay dispute between Sri Lanka Cricket and its 13 contracted players ended on Wednesday when the latter agreed to accept 10 percent of the participation fees from ICC and Asian Cricket Council events.

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  4. Marvan Atapattu named Sri Lanka coach ahead of summer tour of EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    ... vacated the position on Wednesday in order to take up a place on the staff of new England coach Peter Moores. The Sri Lanka Cricket Board confirmed the news in a short statement, adding that Atapattu would be assisted by Ruwan Kalpage, the former ...

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  5. Sri Lanka Name Atapattu As Head CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cricket World

    Sri Lanka Cricket have moved quickly to appoint Marvan Atapattu as their new head coach following Paul Farbrace's departure to join up with England.

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  6. Worcester handed Ajmal boostRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    ... of jealous counties out there." His stint in England will run until mid-July with Pakistan having arranged to tour Sri Lanka later that month, running into August, but he should be available for nine four-day games and 12 matches in the NatWest T20 ...

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  7. Who has put their hand up to play in the one-day international against Scotland?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... and the Dutch humiliation as is possible in cricketing terms, but it is the assembly of the side to face Sri Lanka in the first of the summer's Test matches at Lord's in June - following a five-match one-day series - that carries most interest and ...

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  8. Farbrace happy to be homeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    England's new assistant coach Paul Farbrace says he understands why former employers Sri Lanka are disappointed by his departure but the opportunity to work with England was just too good to resist.

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  9. Cook: No Farbrace fall-outRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sky Sports

    Alastair Cook believes there will be no animosity between England and Sri Lanka this summer following Paul Farbrace's defection.

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  10. England confirm Farbrace dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sky Sports

    ... and Wales Cricket Board struck a deal with their counterparts Sri Lankan Cricket to release him from his role as Sri Lanka head coach. "I am particularly relishing the chance to work more closely with Peter as we undertook the Level Four Coaching ...

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  11. Malinga named T20 skipperRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sky Sports

    Lasith Malinga has been appointed as Sri Lanka's full time Twenty20 captain after he led the team to the world title last month.

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  12. Farbrace set to join EnglandRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 22 | Sky Sports

    Paul Farbrace has resigned as Sri Lanka head coach, leaving him free to become assistant to England's new boss Peter Moores.

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  13. Andy Whittall: The man who made his Test debut without playing domestic cricketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 20 | CricketCountry.com

    ... an unbeaten 81. In 1996, Whittall got a call from the selectors. He was selected for the Singer World Series in Sri Lanka. Along with the team, Whittall travelled to Sri Lanka and thus became the first player in the history of cricket to represent ...

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  14. Farbrace: I couldn't say no to ECBRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Blackpool Citizen

    England's new assistant coach Paul Farbrace will have "mixed feelings" about taking on former employers Sri Lanka next month but felt the chance to work with his own national side was too good to turn down.

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  15. England Ready for Cricket RebirthRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... he recovers from his self-inflicted wrist injury. So there could be anything up to seven places up for grabs when Sri Lanka tour, beginning on May 20, with the Tests getting under way on June 12. There are probably places for one seamer and one ...

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  16. Farbrace named asstt Eng coachRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... by announcing the appointment of Paul Farbrace as assistant coach. The 46-year-old will leave his role as coach of Sri Lanka to work alongside Peter Moores, who returned for a second stint as England head coach last Saturday. Farbrace only joined ...

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  17. BCB floats TV rights tender till 2020Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... however failed in their first attempt to make a long-term deal two years ago following a poor response. Zimbabwe, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, South Africa and Australia are also scheduled to visit during this period. "We are very much hopeful this time. We ...

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  18. Jason Gillespie leading young English talent the right way at...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... game and adapts well. There's absolutely no doubt in my mind that he should be locked in to the Test team against Sri Lanka in June. He's reaping the rewards of some hard work. He's been a bit inconsistent in the past, but last year we moved him ...

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  19. Geoffrey Boycott warns Peter Moores: Start winning or you could end up like David MoyesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    ... seat before. With a one-day banana skin against World Cup qualifiers Scotland first up, and a full series against Sri Lanka to come, there is no time for Moores and skipper Alastair Cook to feel their way into things. A dismal winter needs to be ...

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  20. Few can adjust their game like Thirimanne - JayasuriyaRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    Sri Lanka chief selector Sanath Jayasuriya made a resounding endorsement of Lahiru Thirimanne 's temperament and talent, one day after his panel had appointed the 24-year-old batsman vice-captain across all formats.

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