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Australia’s Hazlewood ruled out of Sri Lanka Test series

01 January, 2019 6:58 pm 6:58 pm

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australia fast bowler Josh Hazlewood has been ruled out of the Test series against Sri Lanka due to a back injury, Cricket Australia (CA) said on Saturday. Jhye Richardson, uncapped at Test level, has been called into Read More

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Malinga urges bowlers to think on their feet

01 January, 2019 12:22 pm 12:22 pm

COLOMBO (92 News) – Lasith Malinga, Sri Lanka’s limited overs captain, rued his nation’s slide down the Twenty20 International rankings, but backed his players’ skills in the format. Sri Lanka, placed No.9 on the MRF Tyres ICC T20I Team Rankings, Read More

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Australia shuffle pack for Sri Lanka after India batting failures

01 January, 2019 11:20 am 11:20 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Top-order batsmen Matt Renshaw and Joe Burns have been recalled, while the highly rated Will Pucovski appears set to win his first cap as the Australia selectors culled four underperforming players for the two-test home series against Read More

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‘Time to rebuild is over’ – Malinga gears up for World Cup ye...

01 January, 2019 6:09 pm 6:09 pm

DUBAI (92 News) – Lasith Malinga, the Sri Lanka one-day international captain, urged his side to “stand up and show character” in their ODI series against New Zealand. The three-match series, which begins in Mount Maunganui on Thursday, 3 January, Read More

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Sri Lanka condemn England to heaviest ODI defeat

10 October, 2018 8:45 am 8:45 am

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lanka’s top-order batsmen put up a solid display and were ably aided by their bowlers to help their side thump England by 219 runs for the touring side’s worst one-day international loss by runs in the Read More

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Dasun Shanaka wants to make the No 5 spot his own

10 October, 2018 8:15 am 8:15 am

‎COLOMBO (92 News) – With Angelo Mathews absent, Dasun Shanaka is the new man at No.5 in the Sri Lanka one-day international squad, and he wants to grab the opportunity that’s come his way. In the second ODI against England Read More

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England name ODI squad for Sri Lanka tour

09 September, 2018 9:07 am 9:07 am

LONDON  (92 News) – England have announced a 16-man squad for next month’s ODI series against Sri Lanka. Olly Stone, a 24-year-old seamer with genuine pace, is named in an England squad for the first time. His inclusion comes as Read More

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Injury-hit Bangladesh, Sri Lanka look for winning start

09 September, 2018 10:16 am 10:16 am

DUBAI (92 News) – Both Bangladesh and Sri Lanka, who will kick off the latest edition of the Asia Cup, are grappling with injuries ahead of their game in Dubai on Saturday, 15 September. Overview Bangladesh v Sri Lanka Dubai Read More

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Andile Phehlukwayo is relishing role as a death bowler

08 August, 2018 9:11 am 9:11 am

COLOMBO (92 News) – Young South African quick, Andile Phehlukwayo, says he relishes his job as a death bowler for his team in white-ball cricket, and is working with the coach to bring out his best. Phehlukwayo took 3/45 against Read More

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Even in Sri Lanka, pacemen are South Africa’s ‘big strength’: Faf du ...

07 July, 2018 9:44 am 9:44 am

CAPE TOWN (92 News) – Faf du Plessis, the South Africa captain, has stressed that whatever the conditions, even in Sri Lanka in the upcoming multi-format series, the fast bowlers will always be his team’s ‘big strength’. South Africa will Read More

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Pakistani cricketer Hasan Raza allegedly involved in pitch fixing scandal

05 May, 2018 3:11 pm 3:11 pm

COLOMBO (92 News) – The recent pitch-fixing scandal involving two Sri Lankans and a former cricketer from Mumbai now have another former Pakistani player Hassan Raza to the ranks. Hasan Raza has been caught on camera in the presence of Read More

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