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Sri Lanka beat Pakistan

Sri Lanka won the first Test against Pakistan by 21 runs. Pakistan all out for 114 in second innings. Herath took six wickets and reached 400 test wickets.

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Ban on Chamara Silva and other players suspended

The Sri Lanka Cricket yesterday confirmed that the players of the Panadura SC and Kalutara PCC, who found guilty of ‘misconduct’ and ‘not playing to the spirit of the game,would be permitted to engage in domestic cricket activities pending the outcome of their appeal. The SLC said that on the …

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The Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation has been unable to bring a live broadcast of the cricket match series against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi that began with the first Test yesterday. Lovers of the game have telephoned and inquired from the SLBC as to why no live broadcast is taking place …

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Sports Ministry to appoint three member panel to implement report

Sports Minister Dayasiri Jayasekara said that he will soon appoint a three member panel to implement a report that will bring in sweeping changes to Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC)   Accordingly, former SLC Chairman and ex-boss of Singer Hemaka Amarasuriya, former captains Anura Tennekoon and Aravinda de Silva will form …

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ICC to launch investigation

ICC anti corruption unit opened an investigation in Sri Lanka after 40 cricketers petitioned Sri Lanka Cricket to launch an inquiry into corruption allegations, our news sources said,

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SLC selection committee receives approval from Sports Minister

The new SLC selection committee chaired by former cricketer Graeme Labrooy has been approved by the Minister of Sports Dayasiri Jayasekara. The SLC has reported that the panel of five selectors was approved by the sports Minister earlier. Accordingly, Graeme Labrooy (Chairman), Asanka Gurusinghe, Gamini Wickramasinghe, Jeryl Wouterz and Sajith …

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New SLC Selection committee appointed

A new SLC Selection committee headed by former cricketer Graem Labrooy has been appointed by members of the cricket board and is to serve for a term of one year. The selection committee comprises of (Chairman) Graem Labrooy, Asanka Gurusinghe, Gamini Wickramasinghe and Jeryl Woutersz. The committee will take up …

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