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Sri Lanka squad named for Indian tour

Sri Lanka’s selectors have axed opening batsman Kaushal Silva and top-order batsman Kusal Mendis from the 15-member squad named for the three-match Test series against India that gets underway later this month. Silva, who made a comeback in the two Test series in UAE against Pakistan, made 67 runs in …

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Thilan Samaraweera appointed as batting coach

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has signed up former Test cricketer Thilan Samaraweera as the batting coach of the senior team. Samaraweera will be contracted with SLC until the 2019 World Cup. The solid former middle order batsman migrated to Australia after retiring in 2013 and has had several coaching experience …

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Pakistan beat Sri Lanka

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by two wickets in a sensational last over finish in the second Twenty20 international in Abu Dhabi on Friday, taking an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series. Fast bowler Faheem Ashraf became the first Pakistan bowler to achieve a hat-trick which reduced Sri Lanka to …

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Thisara to lead Sri Lanka in T20s against Pakistan

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has named Thisara Perera as Captain for the T20 series against Pakistan. SLC announced the T20 squad selected to play the T20 Series against Pakistan. The squad will play 2 x T20 games against Pakistan in the UAE, and the final game in Lahore, Pakistan on …

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Pakistan beat Sri Lanka

Pakistan cricket team on Monday defeated Sri Lanka by nine wickets in the fifth ODI of five-match series, thus green-washing’ Sri Lanka by winning all five matches of the series played in the United Arab Emirates. Usman Khan’s fiery left-arm pace bowling sent Sri Lanka team packing in the fifth …

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Pakistan beat Sri Lanka

Pakistan won the 3rd One Day International against Sri Lanka by 7 wickets and secured series win with two matches remaining. Sri Lanka scored 208. Pakistan scored 209 for three wickets in 42.3 overs. Imam-Ul-Haq scored a century.

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Sri Lanka Cricket confirms T20 in Lahore

Sri Lanka Cricket  confirmed its commitment to play the third and final T20 game of the ongoing Sri Lanka tour of Pakistan at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore, Pakistan on October 29. “SLC have over the past two months conducted a thorough evaluation with the assistance of the Government of …

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Pakistan beat Sri Lanka in 2nd ODI

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 32 runs in the second day-night international in Abu Dhabi on Monday, taking a 2-0 lead in the five-match series. Babar Azam smashed a second hundred in as many games with 101 in Pakistan s 219-9 in 50 overs before the Sri Lankan skipper Upal …

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