Dinesh Chandimal

Angelo Mathews, Dinesh Chandimal critical to Sri Lanka's World Cup hopes: Aravinda de Silva

Angelo Mathews, Dinesh Chandimal critical to Sri Lanka's World Cup hopes: Aravinda de Silva

Sri Lanka's veteran stars Angelo Mathews and Dinesh Chandimal are critical to the young side's hopes at the 2019 World Cup despite poor form and recent injuries, said former captain and world cup winner Aravinda de Silva.

Mar 17, 2018, 16:55 PM IST
Dinesh Chandimal suspended for two games due to 'serious' over-rate offence

Dinesh Chandimal suspended for two games due to 'serious' over-rate offence

Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal has been suspended for two T20Is after being found guilty of a serious over-rate offence in the Nidahas T20I tri-series game against Bangladesh in Colombo on Saturday.

Mar 11, 2018, 20:29 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka: Hurt and embarrassed hosts seek revenge in 2nd ODI

India vs Sri Lanka: Hurt and embarrassed hosts seek revenge in 2nd ODI

Handed an embarrassing defeat in the inaugural ODI, a wounded India would look to get even against an inspired Sri Lanka in a do-or-die second match, here on Wednesday.

Dec 12, 2017, 13:49 PM IST
No laughing matter for India in tired Sri Lanka 'rivalry'

No laughing matter for India in tired Sri Lanka 'rivalry'

Three months after subjecting Sri Lanka to a 9-0 whitewash across all formats, Virat Kohli`s men prevailed 1-0 in the latest round of a duel between the neighbours to seal their record-equalling ninth consecutive test series win.

Dec 07, 2017, 15:08 PM IST
Dhananjaya de Silva, Roshen Silva performed in tough conditions: Dinesh Chandimal

Dhananjaya de Silva, Roshen Silva performed in tough conditions: Dinesh Chandimal

Dhananjaya (119 retired hurt) and Roshen (74 not out) played vital knocks to salvage a draw in the final Test against India here.

Dec 06, 2017, 23:52 PM IST
Playing in pollution was tough: Dinesh Chandimal

Playing in pollution was tough: Dinesh Chandimal

Chandimal and his team work masks to combat pollution on day two at the Feroze Shah Kotla with some of them falling sick.

Dec 06, 2017, 18:30 PM IST

India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Day 5 – As it happened...

Resuming at 31/3, Lanka lost only two wickets on the final day against a famed bowling attack, showing true grit to save the match.

Dec 06, 2017, 16:40 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: Fans troll no-ball hero Ravindra Jadeja – Video

India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: Fans troll no-ball hero Ravindra Jadeja – Video

After setting a 410-run target for Sri Lanka, India got off to a good start on Day 5 with birthday boy Jadeja getting the wicket of former Lanka captain Angelo Mathews.

Dec 06, 2017, 12:47 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: Statistical highlights of Day 4

India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: Statistical highlights of Day 4

Shikhar Dhawan (2014 runs at an average of 43.78 in 28 Tests) became the 38th Indian batsman to complete 2000 runs or more in Test Cricket.

Dec 05, 2017, 21:13 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: After setting 410-run target, bowlers choke Lankans on Day 4

India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: After setting 410-run target, bowlers choke Lankans on Day 4

The visiting Lankans were set an improbable victory target of 410 to level the three-match series. It will be a miracle if Sri Lanka manage to make it.

Dec 05, 2017, 18:18 PM IST

India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Day 4 — As it happened...

Dhananjay De Silva (13 not out) and Angelo Mathews (0 not out) were at the crease when the umpires called it a day, with Sri Lanka 379 runs behind the target.

Dec 05, 2017, 17:00 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: Birthday boy Shikhar Dhawan completes 8000 runs in first-class cricket

India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: Birthday boy Shikhar Dhawan completes 8000 runs in first-class cricket

The left-handed batsman reached the landmark with four off the third ball of 27th over in the Indian second innings. It's his 115th first-class match.

Dec 05, 2017, 13:12 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka: No place for Test captain Dinesh Chandimal in Lankan ODI side

India vs Sri Lanka: No place for Test captain Dinesh Chandimal in Lankan ODI side

The 28-year-old has so played 143 ODI matches, scoring 3288 runs at 32.23. He ha four centuries and 21 fifties.

Dec 05, 2017, 12:20 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: Statistical highlights of Day 3

India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: Statistical highlights of Day 3

Chandimal has taken his run-aggregate to 950 at an average of 47.50 in 2017, his highest tally in a calendar year, surpassing the 901 (avg.47.42) in 11 Tests in 2015.

Dec 04, 2017, 20:20 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: Dinesh Chandimal, Angelo Mathews tons fuel Sri Lanka fightback on Day 3

India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: Dinesh Chandimal, Angelo Mathews tons fuel Sri Lanka fightback on Day 3

Sri Lanka`s current and former Test skippers combined in a 181-run fourth-wicket partnership to help them reach 356 for nine when bad light stopped play, the first time they had passed 300 in the series.

Dec 04, 2017, 17:02 PM IST
Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal questions India's green-track claim

Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal questions India's green-track claim

India`s team management says they have laid out fast-paced pitches to prepare for their next challenge -- a tough away Test series against South Africa in January and February.

Dec 01, 2017, 17:39 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: Live Streaming, TV Guide, Date, Time, Venue

India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: Live Streaming, TV Guide, Date, Time, Venue

After taking an unassailable 1-0 lead, India will aim to clinch the three-match Test series against Sri Lanka at a typical five-day pitch of the Ferozeshah Kotla Cricket Ground here on Saturday.

Dec 01, 2017, 16:53 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: Virat Kohli & Co brace up for another big win

India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: Virat Kohli & Co brace up for another big win

India are 1-0 up in the series which could have easily been 2-0 had Kohli and his men got an extra 45 minutes on the final day of the rain-curtailed first Test that ended in a draw.

Dec 01, 2017, 16:12 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka: Our batting let us down, says Chandimal

India vs Sri Lanka: Our batting let us down, says Chandimal

Sri Lanka skipper Dinesh Chandimal blamed his batsmen for their innings-and-239-run defeat in the second Test match against India at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium here on Monday.

Nov 27, 2017, 14:42 PM IST
2nd Test: India equal their biggest Test win in Sri Lanka mauling

2nd Test: India equal their biggest Test win in Sri Lanka mauling

India won the second Test by an innings and 239 runs on the fourth day to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series. 

Nov 27, 2017, 13:16 PM IST