Nuwan Kulasekara

WATCH: When Ravichandran Ashwin's 'soduku ball' left everyone confused, except MS Dhoni

WATCH: When Ravichandran Ashwin's 'soduku ball' left everyone confused, except MS Dhoni

Ashwin became the second fastest Indian spinner, after Anil Kumble, to reach the 150-wicket mark in ODIs yesterday. The offie removed Miguel Cummins in his last over of the match against West Indies, thus reaching the milestone in 111th match.

Jul 01, 2017, 18:32 PM IST
This day, that year: When MS Dhoni finished off in style to help India win World Cup after 28 years — WATCH

This day, that year: When MS Dhoni finished off in style to help India win World Cup after 28 years — WATCH

It's still regarded as one of the most iconic moments in Indian sports.

Apr 02, 2017, 09:38 AM IST
Triangular ODI series: Sri Lanka hand Zimbabwe thrashing in first match

Triangular ODI series: Sri Lanka hand Zimbabwe thrashing in first match

Four days after Sri Lanka sealed a 2-0 Test series sweep, the tourists bowled Zimbabwe out for 154 before chasing their target inside 25 overs to claim a bonus-point victory.

Nov 14, 2016, 21:38 PM IST
Nuwan Kulasekara: Sri Lankan all-rounder out on bail after fatal crash

Nuwan Kulasekara: Sri Lankan all-rounder out on bail after fatal crash

The right-arm medium pace bowler played 21 tests but retired from the longest format in June to focus on limited overs cricket.  

Sep 20, 2016, 13:38 PM IST
SHOCKING! Sri Lanka's Nuwan Kulasekara arrested, released on bail - Here's why

SHOCKING! Sri Lanka's Nuwan Kulasekara arrested, released on bail - Here's why

Earlier in the year, the 34-year-old retired from Test cricket in order to prolong his limited-overs career.

Sep 19, 2016, 22:39 PM IST
Nuwan Kulasekara: Sri Lankan all-rounder retires from Tests to focus on ODIs, T20Is

Nuwan Kulasekara: Sri Lankan all-rounder retires from Tests to focus on ODIs, T20Is

Kulasekara was ranked the ICC ODI No1 bowler in March 2009 after a 47 wicket haul in the preceding eleven months.

Jun 01, 2016, 12:30 PM IST

Nuwan Kulasekara

Bowler

Feb 02, 2015, 16:34 PM IST
Third New Zealand-Sri Lanka ODI abandoned

Third New Zealand-Sri Lanka ODI abandoned

The third one-day international between New Zealand and Sri Lanka was abandoned Saturday after frequent interruptions because of rain.

Jan 17, 2015, 15:06 PM IST
4th ODI: Rohit Sharma creates history as India crush Sri Lanka by 153 runs

4th ODI: Rohit Sharma creates history as India crush Sri Lanka by 153 runs

Rohit Sharma on Thursday created history by smashing the highest individual ODI score with a breathtaking knock of 264 as India thrashed Sri Lanka by 153 runs in the fourth cricket one-dayer to take a 4-0 lead in the five-match series, here today.

Nov 13, 2014, 21:24 PM IST
World Cup preparation is on track: Mahela Jayawardene

World Cup preparation is on track: Mahela Jayawardene

Sri Lanka might have surrendered the five-match ODI series against India in the third game itself but former captain Mahela Jayawardene on Wednesday said that there was nothing to worry about their World Cup preparation as things are on track.

Nov 12, 2014, 19:03 PM IST

Sohaib Maqsood, Fawad Alam stun Sri Lanka in first ODI

Sohaib Maqsood and Fawad Alam put on a 147-run stand as Pakistan recovered from the brink to defeat Sri Lanka by four wickets on Saturday and take the lead in the three-match series.

Aug 23, 2014, 20:13 PM IST

Morgan baffled by England`s sorry show against Sri Lanka

Eoin Morgan, England`s captain in place of the injured Alastair Cook, was left bemused by the scale of their defeat in the second one-day international against Sri Lanka at the Riverside.

May 26, 2014, 12:55 PM IST

Sri Lanka hammer England to level series

Sri Lanka`s bowlers ripped through a fragile England batting line-up to win the second one-day international in Durham by 157 runs to level the five-match series 1-1.

May 25, 2014, 23:03 PM IST

Dilshan back for Sri Lanka after missing Asia Cup win

Opening batsman Tillakaratne Dilshan and fast bowler Nuwan Kulasekara, who missed the recent Asia Cup due to injuries, have been named in Sri Lanka`s 15-man squad for the upcoming five one-day internationals in England.

May 13, 2014, 20:51 PM IST

Sri Lanka defeats Ireland by 79 runs in first ODI

Sri Lanka has enjoyed a comfortable start to their tour of the British Isles following a 79-run win over Ireland in the first one-day international in Dublin on Tuesday.

May 07, 2014, 10:35 AM IST

ICC World T20: Perera, bowlers hand Sri Lanka 5-run win over South Africa

Opener Kusal Perera made a strokeful 61 before Sri Lankan bowlers produced a brilliant show in the death overs to pull off a thrilling five-run win over South Africa in their ICC World Twenty20 campaign opener on saturday.

Mar 23, 2014, 08:27 AM IST

Asia Cup: We have got to play better cricket, says Mathews

Sri Lanka might have put one step in the final of the Asia Cup with their second win in as many matches, but skipper Angelo Mathews today said they would take one game at a time and look to get better.

Mar 01, 2014, 01:07 AM IST

Injuries mar Asia Cup

Injuries to star players, including India`s World Cup-winning captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, have taken the sheen off the Asia Cup which opens in Bangladesh on Tuesday.

Feb 24, 2014, 12:51 PM IST

Sri Lanka recall Ajantha Mendis for Bangladesh Tests

Sri Lanka`s selectors on Thursday recalled unorthodox spinner Ajantha Mendis for two Test matches in Bangladesh starting next week after keeping him out of the recent series against Pakistan.

Jan 23, 2014, 21:29 PM IST

Sri Lanka promise fightback against Pakistan

Sri Lankan captain Dinesh Chandimal vowed his team would come back hard at Pakistan in the second Twenty20 international in Dubai tomorrow to keep their world number one ranking intact.

Dec 12, 2013, 21:55 PM IST