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World Cup 2019: Lasith Malinga preaches Sri Lankan patience in 'must-win' Afghanistan clash

Lasith Malinga believes that Sri Lanka's batsmen must show more patience under pressure in Tuesday's "must-win" encounter against World Cup dark horses Afghanistan to put their crushing opening-round defeat behind them.

World Cup 2019: Dimuth Karunaratne becomes only the second player to carry his bat in a World Cup match

Dimuth Karunaratne became only the second captain to carry the bat in ODIs after Upul Tharanga in 2017.


Australia conclude World Cup warm-up with comfortable win over Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka, who have lost eight of their last nine ODIs, scored 239 for eight after opting to bat with opener Lahiru Thirimanne making 56 off 69 balls.

Mahela Jayawardene declines Sri Lanka Cricket's World Cup offer

A committee including Jayawardene, former cricketers Kumar Sangakkara and Aravinda de Silva had produced a report with recommendations on governance as well as domestic structure to the SLC last year. However, these recommendations were rejected by the board.

Sri Lanka vs South Africa, World Cup 2019 Practice Match Live Cricket Score Streaming: What is the score of SL vs SA warm-up match

World Cup 2019, Sri Lanka vs South Africa (SL vs SA) Practice Match Live Cricket Score Streaming Online: Sri Lanka and South Africa are playing their first World Cup warm-up matches in Cardiff on Friday.

Kumar Sangakkara optimistic Sri Lanka will stage England series despite attacks

Kumar Sangakkara believes Sri Lanka will stage England's scheduled tour of the island next year despite safety concerns caused by the Easter Sunday terror attacks.


Sri Lanka vs Scotland 1st ODI: Match abandoned

Sri Lanka vs Scotland, SL vs Sco 1st ODI: Scotland vs Sri Lanka 1st ODI, supposed to be played at Grange Cricket Club in Edinburgh, was abandoned due to rain.

Sri Lankan cricketers appeal for peace after communal riots break out

All-rounder Angelo Matthews, who will be representing the nation at the World Cup tweeted an appeal for peace. Other past cricketing legends from the island nation also tweeted appealing for peace.

Lasith Malinga ousted, Dimuth Karunaratne to lead Sri Lanka World Cup

The 31-year-old Karunaratne, who didn't play a single ODI since the 2015 World Cup, has only featured in 17 ODIs and averages 15.83 with a high score of 60.

Sri Lanka player suspended by ICC, charged with breach of anti-corruption code

Dilhara Lokuhettige, a former medium pacer who played nine ODIs and two Twenty20 Internationals for Sri Lanka, has been charged with three counts of breaching the ICC Anti-Corruption Code and given 14 days to respond.