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Major setback for Sri Lanka as Danushka Gunathilaka ruled out of Asia Cup

Sri Lanka on Thursday suffered a major setback to their Asia Cup plans as opening batsman Danushka Gunathilaka was ruled out of the tourney. The 27-year old left-hander had suffered a lower-back injury during training.

Sep 14, 2018, 10:53 AM IST

Sri Lanka Cricket bans Danushka Gunathilaka for misconduct

The opening batsman will also lose his match fee for the second test against South Africa along with any bonus or other related payments.


Jul 28, 2018, 10:46 AM 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

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

Sri Lanka vs Zimbabwe, 4th ODI: Craig Ervine blitz helps hosts draw level

Chasing a Duckworth-Lewis revised target of 219 in 31 overs, Zimbabwe rode on Ervine's 55-ball unbeaten knock to win with 10 balls to spare at the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium.

Jul 08, 2017, 20:47 PM IST

Sri Lanka vs Zimbabwe, 3rd ODI: Openers Niroshan Dickwella, Danushka Gunathilaka set up big win

Chasing 311 for victory, the hosts rode on a 229-run opening stand between Dickwella (102) and Gunathilaka (116) to canter home in 47.2 overs and earn a 2-1 lead in the five-match series.

Jul 06, 2017, 19:32 PM IST

WATCH: You don't mess with MS Dhoni! India wicket-keeper sends diving Danushka Gunathilaka back with magic run-out

Gunathilaka made a strokeful 76 off 72 balls to set up the improbable win against the defending champions. It's also their highest successful chase in ODIs.

Jun 08, 2017, 23:10 PM IST

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Danushka Gunathilaka replaces injured Chamara Kapugedera in Sri Lanka squad

"Kapugedara [had] a heavy pounding on the right knee when he landed on it awkwardly during a fielding drill this morning and the radiographic investigation has revealed a meniscal tear coupled with an acute tendon injury," ESPNcricinfo quoted the SLC, as saying."

Jun 08, 2017, 12:47 PM IST

England vs Sri Lanka, 5th ODI: Root, Willey star in 122-run victory; Three Lions win series 3-0

Victory saw England take the series 3-0, with one tie and one no result.

Jul 02, 2016, 23:09 PM IST

WATCH: What a grab! Eng vs SL - Danushka Gunathilaka pulls off unreal catch

The Sri Lankan pulled off an incredible catch to dismiss Eoin Morgan for 22.

Jun 30, 2016, 15:58 PM IST

Sri Lanka to warm-up for English series with clash against Ireland

The new faces for the seven ODIs are Farveez Maharoof, Upul Tharanga, Seekkuge Prasanna, Danushka Gunathilaka and Suraj Randiv.

Jun 15, 2016, 11:48 AM IST

1st T20: New Zealand pip Sri Lanka by three runs in thrilling encounter

Danushka Gunathilaka top-scored with 46 in Sri Lanka's reply.

Jan 07, 2016, 11:55 AM IST

3rd ODI: Fiery net spell sees Sri Lanka turn tables on New Zealand

Sri Lanka knocked off their 277-run target with 22 balls to spare in a remarkable turnaround after being outplayed in the first two matches.

Dec 31, 2015, 18:32 PM IST