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Angelo Mathews


Angelo Mathews to become only sixth Sri Lankan to reach 100 Tests

July 23, 2022 6:56 pm

Mathews was elevated to the captaincy at the age of 25 despite the team comprising many seasoned campaigners.

SL vs AUS: Angelo Mathews tests positive for Covid-19 during Galle Test

July 01, 2022 11:30 am

SL vs AUS Test: Oshawa Fernando to come in as Mathews replacement.

Angelo Mathews opts out of India series as players sign tour contracts

July 07, 2021 3:19 pm

Mathews, the seniormost among the current crop of players, and Test captain Dimuth Karunaratne found themselves excluded from the contracts that were offered on Wednesday morning.

Angelo Mathews’ maiden double ton puts Sri Lanka in control in first Test

January 22, 2020 10:06 pm

Angelo Mathews was unbeaten on 200 from 468 balls after batting for exactly ten hours to lead Sri Lanka to 515 for nine declared and a first innings lead of 157.

Angelo Mathews steadies Sri Lanka in pursuit of big first innings lead

January 21, 2020 9:38 pm

Sri Lanka trail Zimbabwe’s first innings total of 358 by 63 runs, but have six wickets in hand to pass that on day four and leave their hosts likely needing to bat out their second innings.

Sri Lanka recall Dinesh Chandimal, Angelo Mathews for New Zealand Test

August 09, 2019 2:50 pm

Sri Lanka recalled former captains Dinesh Chandimal and Angelo Mathews on Friday for the first Test against New Zealand which starts in Galle on August 14.

Angelo Mathews continues personal streak against India, rescues Sri Lanka with century

July 06, 2019 7:20 pm

Angelo Mathews and Lahiru Thirimanne rescued Sri Lanka from 55/4, adding 124 runs for the fifth wicket, as they put up 264/7 against India in their World Cup group match.

Angelo Mathews dropped from 15-member squad for ODIs against England

September 26, 2018 6:21 pm

After Sri Lanka failed to register a single win in Asia Cup, Angelo Mathews was sacked from the captaincy and the responsiblity was handed over to Dinesh Chandimal.

I have been made a scapegoat, says ousted Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews

September 25, 2018 8:04 am

Angelo Mathews also said that he was feeling 'betrayed and let down' and threatened to retire from the shorter formats of the game.

Dinesh Chandimal to lead all Sri Lanka sides after Asia Cup flop

September 24, 2018 7:25 pm

Angelo Mathews lost his role as skipper of the country's limited-overs teams following their exit from the Asia Cup in the United Arab Emirates.