Nuwan Pradeep

WATCH: Indian fans celebrate Shikhar Dhawan's HUNDRED against Sri Lanka in the most fitting manner

WATCH: Indian fans celebrate Shikhar Dhawan's HUNDRED against Sri Lanka in the most fitting manner

His knock, after that brilliant 68 off 65 in India's tournament opener against arch-rivals Pakistan, reinforced the fact that the Champions Trophy is Dhawan's favourite tournament.

Jun 08, 2017, 19:01 PM IST
WATCH: One rare sight! Virat Kohli gets a DUCK for the first time in 46 innings

WATCH: One rare sight! Virat Kohli gets a DUCK for the first time in 46 innings

Last time Kohli got out without scoring in an ODI match was against England in August 2014 at Cardiff.

Jun 08, 2017, 18:11 PM IST
WATCH: Experienced Lasith Malinga makes a mess, gives dangerous Faf du Plessis life in South Africa-Sri Lanka CT2017 match

WATCH: Experienced Lasith Malinga makes a mess, gives dangerous Faf du Plessis life in South Africa-Sri Lanka CT2017 match

Malinga is playing his first ODI since November 2015.

Jun 03, 2017, 18:22 PM IST

Nuwan Pradeep

Bowler

May 29, 2017, 13:02 PM IST
South Africa vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Day 2: Visitors in familiar trouble despite Nuwan Pradeep spark

South Africa vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Day 2: Visitors in familiar trouble despite Nuwan Pradeep spark

Sri Lanka were 80 for four when bad light ended play for the day, still 346 runs behind South Africa`s total of 426.

Jan 13, 2017, 23:21 PM IST
Hashim Amla becomes the 10,000th LBW victim in Test cricket

Hashim Amla becomes the 10,000th LBW victim in Test cricket

Amla, batting on 48 runs, was dismissed by Sri Lanka's Nuwan Pradeep off the last ball of the 50.6 over, who trapped him in front of the wicket

Dec 29, 2016, 17:22 PM IST
England vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: Nuwan Pradeep treble rocks Three Lions on Day 3

England vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: Nuwan Pradeep treble rocks Three Lions on Day 3

England in their second innings were 109 for four at the close of the third day, a healthy but not impregnable lead of 237 runs.

Jun 11, 2016, 23:41 PM IST
England vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: Jonny Bairstow defies visitors with another hundred on Day 1

England vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: Jonny Bairstow defies visitors with another hundred on Day 1

At stumps, England were 279 for six, having been 84 for four when Bairstow (107 not out) came to the crease.

Jun 09, 2016, 23:48 PM IST
2nd Test, Day 4: Record-breaker Alastair Cook leads England to Sri Lanka series win

2nd Test, Day 4: Record-breaker Alastair Cook leads England to Sri Lanka series win

Cook`s innings Monday saw him score the five he needed to become just the 12th player of all time to make 10,000 Test runs.

May 30, 2016, 22:36 PM IST

Double strike tightens New Zealand`s grip

New Zealand took command of the first Test against Sri Lanka on Friday with the tourists reeling at 38 for two at lunch on the second day in Dunedin.

Dec 11, 2015, 06:17 AM IST
1st Test: Martin Guptill, ​Kane Williamson put NZ in strong position against Sri Lanka

1st Test: Martin Guptill, ​Kane Williamson put NZ in strong position against Sri Lanka

Opening bowlers Lakmal and Pradeep struggled to settle in their initial spells.

Dec 10, 2015, 09:02 AM IST
Sri Lanka vs West Indies, 2nd Test: Spinner Warrican Jomel strikes to halt Lankans on Day 1

Sri Lanka vs West Indies, 2nd Test: Spinner Warrican Jomel strikes to halt Lankans on Day 1

West Indies spinner Jomel Warrican took four wickets to bundle Sri Lanka out for 200 on day one of the second Test on Thursday, raising hopes of a series-saving victory for the visitors.

Oct 22, 2015, 22:26 PM IST
3rd Test, Day 4: India 7 wickets away from historic series win on Sri Lankan soil

3rd Test, Day 4: India 7 wickets away from historic series win on Sri Lankan soil

India were eyeing their first series win on Sri Lankan soil in 22 years by reducing the hosts to a shaky 67 for 3 after setting a daunting victory target of 386 in the third and final cricket Test here on Monday.

Aug 31, 2015, 18:11 PM IST
It will be tough to fill up Kumar Sangakkara's shoes: Angelo Mathews

It will be tough to fill up Kumar Sangakkara's shoes: Angelo Mathews

 Sri Lanka skipper Angelo Mathews accepted that it will take time for someone to get into the boots of retiring legend Kumar Sangakkara but left-hander Upul Tharanga is someone they would be banking on to do the job as they take on India in the third Test starting Friday.

Aug 27, 2015, 15:52 PM IST
1st Test: Tons by Virat Kohli, Shikhar Dhawan put India in driver's seat on Day 2

1st Test: Tons by Virat Kohli, Shikhar Dhawan put India in driver's seat on Day 2

Skipper Virat Kohli and opener Shikhar Dhawan slammed classy centuries as India took firm control of the first cricket Test against Sri Lanka by taking a substantial 192-run lead first innings here on Thursday.

Aug 13, 2015, 18:22 PM IST
Pakistan to bat in second Sri Lanka one-dayer

Pakistan to bat in second Sri Lanka one-dayer

Pakistan captain Azhar Ali won the toss and elected to bat in the second one-day international against Sri Lanka in Pallekele on Wednesday.

Jul 15, 2015, 14:45 PM IST
2nd Test: Tharindu Kaushal, Dhammika Prasad skittle Pakistan on Day 1

2nd Test: Tharindu Kaushal, Dhammika Prasad skittle Pakistan on Day 1

Young off-spinner Tharindu Kaushal grabbed five wickets as Sri Lanka bundled out Pakistan for 138 on the opening day of the second Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo today.

Jun 25, 2015, 19:07 PM IST
2nd Test: Pakistan bat against Sri Lanka as Younis Khan celebrates 100th appearance

2nd Test: Pakistan bat against Sri Lanka as Younis Khan celebrates 100th appearance

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq won the toss and elected to bat in the second Test against Sri Lanka at the P. Sara Oval in Colombo on Thursday.

Jun 25, 2015, 10:55 AM IST
2nd Test: NZ in trouble in second test after Nuwan Pradeep double strike

2nd Test: NZ in trouble in second test after Nuwan Pradeep double strike

 Nuwan Pradeep put New Zealand on the back foot by taking two quick wickets as the hosts went to lunch on the third day of the second test on 96 for three, still 39 runs behind Sri Lanka`s first innings.

Jan 05, 2015, 09:03 AM IST
1st Test: Green top awaits New Zealand, Sri Lanka

1st Test: Green top awaits New Zealand, Sri Lanka

New Zealand and Sri Lanka are expecting a paceman's paradise when their two-Test series starts here from Friday.

Dec 25, 2014, 10:29 AM IST