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Sri Lanka's Kusal Mendis taken to hospital with chest pain

May 23, 2022 4:03 pm

Kusal Mendis appeared to be in discomfort and laid down on the field during the last over before lunch.

Nayeen takes 6-105, denies Mathews double century on Day 2

May 16, 2022 8:06 pm

Sri Lanka was bowled out for 397 with Mathews the last batter out for 199. Bangladesh openers Tamim Iqbal and Mahmudul Hasan then batted fluently to end the day on 79 for no loss.

Pakistan will go ahead with tour of Sri Lanka, says PCB

May 14, 2022 5:42 pm

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) is facing problems due to the current uncertain political and economic situation prevailing in the country with daily violent protests on the streets against the government.

Long Read: Once feared and admired, Sri Lanka are now a pale of shadow of their former selves

March 02, 2022 7:38 am

Like India and Pakistan, cricket offered Sri Lankans a refuge of warmth and comfort away from trouble and turmoil.

On This Day: Sri Lanka became first team to chase down 300-plus score in ODIs

February 23, 2022 6:14 pm

Arjuna Ranatunga scored a 61-ball 88 as Sri Lanka defeated Zimbabwe by three wickets with four balls to spare.

Lanka pacer Lakmal to retire from international cricket after India tour

February 02, 2022 8:28 pm

The 34-year-old Lakmal, a former Test captain, has played 68 Tests, 86 ODIs and 11 T20s.

SL pacer Nuwan Thushara tests positive for COVID-19 ahead of team's T20I tour of Australia

January 31, 2022 5:02 pm

The 27-year-old was a part of the 20-member Sri Lanka Squad to tour Australia for a five-match T20 International Series between February 11 to 20.

Sri Lanka's Kusal Mendis, Danushka Gunathilaka back from suspension for Australia series

January 26, 2022 2:14 pm

The duo, along with Niroshan Dickwella, were suspended last year for breaching the team's bio-bubble anti-coronavirus protocols during their tour of England in July.

To stem exodus, SLC issues new guidelines for retiring players

January 09, 2022 11:14 am

SLC's decision came after Danushka Gunathilaka and Bhanuka Rajapaksa announced their retirement.

Danushka Gunathilaka, 30, retires from Test cricket

January 08, 2022 2:36 pm

Gunathilaka hasn't played a Test since 2018, with his eight appearances getting him 299 runs, two half-centuries and a career-best score of 61.