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Dimuth Karunaratne, Angelo Mathews among 10 Sri Lankan players to opt out of Pakistan tour over security concerns

Skipper Dimuth Karunaratne and experienced players Lasith Malinga and Angelo Mathews are among the top ten players who have chosen to opt out of his side's upcoming tour to Pakistan citing security concerns. 

Sep 10, 2019, 07:39 AM IST

Angelo Mathews, Thisara Perera dropped from Sri Lanka squad for New Zealand T20Is

Paceman Suranga Lakmal and batsman Dhananjaya de Silva are among other high-profile players who have been omitted for the upcoming New Zealand T20Is.

Aug 25, 2019, 12:22 PM IST

2nd Test: Sri Lanka reach 144/6 against New Zealand before rain plays spoilsport on Day 2

Trent Boult and Tim Southee both bowled double wicket maidens in the first session that broke the Sri Lankan middle-order. Boult's double strike took his Test wicket tally to 251. 

Aug 23, 2019, 16:09 PM IST

New Zealand spinner Ajaz Patel restricts Sri Lanka with a five-wicket haul

New Zealand were bowled out for 249 in the first session but Sri Lanka struggled to get going during Patel`s spells and finished on 227-7, trailing by 22 runs.

Aug 15, 2019, 19:44 PM IST

Dinesh Chandimal recalled in Sri Lanka squad for 1st New Zealand Test

All-rounder Angelo Mathews has also been picked up for the first Test against New Zealand after recovering fully from a hamstring injury that forced him to miss the series against South Africa, ESPNcricinfo reported. 

Aug 09, 2019, 15:58 PM IST

World Cup 2019: Angelo Mathews, Sri Lanka's last man standing

Between playing out Bumrah safely to throwing caution to the wind facing India’s spinners, was a reminder of Angelo Mathews’ calibre and more importantly, his worth to this Sri Lankan unit. 

Jul 07, 2019, 16:08 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: Rusty Mathews thwarts Windies historic run chase

Angelo Mathews hadn’t bowled a ball in an ODI for 18 months, and hadn’t even bowled in the nets all-tournament for Sri Lanka.

Jul 02, 2019, 10:51 AM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: Complete schedule, squad and timings of Sri Lanka

Ninth-ranked Sri Lanka, who have been in dreadful form off-late, will look to make a decent finish when they head into the International Cricket Council (ICC) World Cup, which is slated to take place from May 30 to July 14. 

May 26, 2019, 10:43 AM IST

South Africa's Faf du Plessis on form in warm-up win over Sri Lanka

South Africa were sent in to bat in the training match, which did not hold official One-Day International status, and posted 338 for seven, before bowling their opponents out for 251 in 42.3 overs.

May 24, 2019, 23:58 PM IST

Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal banking on pitch help to level series

Chandimal was of the view that the pitch for Manuka Oval's debut Test match resembled the ones back home, known to be low on bounce and provide assistance for slow bowlers.

Jan 31, 2019, 13:18 PM IST

Tim Paine's Australia seek relief against Sri Lanka after tumultuous year

Australia defeated Sri Lanka by an innings and 40 runs in Brisbane, for only their second Test victory of the summer and the hosts are determined not to take their foot off the pedal in the second and final Test.

Jan 30, 2019, 13:48 PM IST

India inspired Sri Lanka seek history in Australia

India justified their top ranking by beating Tim Paine's men 2-1 earlier this month, ending their agonising 71-year wait for a test series victory in Australia.

Jan 23, 2019, 18:11 PM IST

Sadeera Samarawickrama replaces injured Angelo Mathews for New Zealand ODIs, T20Is

Sri Lanka and New Zealand are slated to play three-match ODI series, beginning January 3 at Bay Oval before the two sides head into a one-off T20I on January 11 at Eden Park.

Jan 03, 2019, 09:10 AM IST

Injured Angelo Mathews ruled out of New Zealand ODIs

Mathews was forced to retire hurt after picking up the injury during the afternoon session on Day 4 of his side's second Test against New Zealand which the latter went on to win by 423 runs in Christchurch. 

Dec 30, 2018, 22:51 PM IST

Tim Southee rescues New Zealand with bat and ball after Suranga Lakmal heroics

Southee counter-attacked with wicketkeeper BJ Watling to blast 68 from 65 balls and take New Zealand from the depths of despair on 64 for six after Lakmal had destroyed the top order on a green wicket at Hagley Oval.

Dec 26, 2018, 11:50 AM IST

Wellington Test: Ajaz Patel optimistic despite New Zealand's wicketless toil on Day 4

While still 37 runs in deficit, with rain forecast for Wednesday, the visitors are well-placed to survive what had looked to be a crushing defeat after the hosts dominated the first three days. 

Dec 18, 2018, 14:15 PM IST

Angelo Mathews keeps Sri Lanka in hunt for series-levelling win

Chasing 301 for a series-levelling win on a turning Pallekele track, Sri Lanka reached 219 for five at the tea break after Leach`s brilliant spell of spin bowling with the new ball had reduced them to 26-3.

Nov 17, 2018, 17:00 PM IST

Angelo Mathews, Lahiru Gamage out of Sri Lanka's West Indies tour

 Two important player of Sri-Lanka cricket team are out of West-Indies tour.

Jun 13, 2018, 15:53 PM IST

Sri Lanka wilt after Shane Dowrich ton leads West Indies to 414

 Shane Dowrich's second Test century put the West Indies in control of the first Test against Sri Lanka as the home side declared their first innings at 414 for eight before a period of hostile fast bowling had the visitors struggling at 31 for three at stumps on day two at the Queen's Park Oval.

Jun 08, 2018, 09:07 AM IST

Sri Lanka's Angelo Mathews, Suranga Lakmal cleared for West Indies tour

Sri Lanka's former skipper Angelo Mathews and medium pacer Suranga Lakmal have been declared fit for the three-match Test series against the West Indies, the cricket board said Thursday.

May 17, 2018, 19:56 PM IST