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IPL 2019: Rohit Sharma hits first fifty of season as clinical Mumbai Indians thump Chennai Super Kings by 46 runs

Rohit Sharma top-scored with 67 runs from 48 balls with the help of six fours and three sixes to help MI post 155 for four on a slow and turning Chepauk surface after being sent into bat.

Apr 27, 2019, 00:09 AM IST

10 wickets for 2 teams: Lasith Malinga juggles IPL and domestic cricket in 12 hours

Malinga helped Mumbai Indians win against Chennai Super Kings in an IPL clash on Wednesday night in Mumbai, returning figures of 3/34.

Apr 05, 2019, 15:37 PM IST

Umpiring howlers due to lack of system: BCCI official

Umpire S. Ravi missed a clear no-ball from Lasith Malinga off the game`s last ball during IPL clash between Mumbai and Bangalore.

Mar 29, 2019, 16:24 PM IST

Umpiring howler creates controversy as Mumbai Indians beat Royal Challengers Bangalore under controversial circumstances

Needing six to take the game into the Super Over, Lasith Malinga's final delivery to Shivam Dube was a no-ball that was missed by the on-field umpires as RCB managed 181 for 5 in reply to 187 for 8 by Mumbai Indians.

Mar 29, 2019, 00:23 AM IST

Clash of the Titans: Virat Kohli led Royal Challengers Bangalore take on Jasprit Bumrah's Mumbai Indians

The big subplot of the contest would be the world's best ODI batsman -- Virat Kohli -- taking guard against the world's best ODI bowler -- Bumrah -- in a format notorious for its unpredictability.

Mar 27, 2019, 16:00 PM IST

Lasith Malinga likely to play next two IPL matches for Mumbai Indians

The three-time winners will lock horns with Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kings XI Punjab in back-to-back away games on March 28 and 30 respectively.

Mar 25, 2019, 17:56 PM IST

Adam Milne likely to miss IPL, uncertainty over Lasith Malinga's participation too: Mumbai Indians head coach Mahela Jayawardene

The former Sri Lankan batsman, ahead of their season-opener against Delhi Capitals, said that Milne has not yet recovered from an ankle injury.

Mar 23, 2019, 20:11 PM IST

Sri Lanka's Lasith Malinga ponders international retirement after T20 World Cup

The 35-year-old's announcement came after his side slumped to a 16-run defeat at the hands of South Africa in the second T20I in Centurion to go down in the three-match series by 0-2. 

Mar 23, 2019, 17:03 PM IST

Lasith Malinga to miss Mumbai Indians' first six matches of IPL 2019

Malinga has made himself unavailable for the team's first six matches as he will be participating in Sri Lanka's Super Provincial One-Day domestic tournament, slated from April 4 to April 11, in a bid to make it to the World cup team.

Mar 23, 2019, 15:34 PM IST

David Miller, Imran Tahir lead South Africa to super-over victory over Sri Lanka

Miller helped South Africa score 14 runs from their super over before Tahir restricted Sri Lanka to only five in reply, two of which were wides. 

Mar 20, 2019, 10:41 AM IST

South Africa have good chance to reach 2019 ICC World Cup semis: Lasith Malinga

Sri Lanka skipper Lasith Malinga believes South Africa have a strong chance to make it to the semi-finals of the 2019 International Cricket Council (ICC) World Cup, which is slated to take place from May 30 to July 14 at the England and Wales. 

Mar 18, 2019, 16:22 PM IST

Indian Premier League 2019: List of Mumbai Indians fixtures announced so far

Here is the list of fixtures involving the Rajasthan Royals during the first two weeks of the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) as announced by the BCCI on Tuesday. 

Feb 19, 2019, 17:34 PM IST

Lockie Ferguson's double strike helps New Zealand beat Sri Lanka in lone T20

Sri Lanka now head into Australia for two Tests, while New Zealand begin preparations for a limited-overs tour to India, starting on January 23.

Jan 11, 2019, 15:48 PM IST

Lasith Malinga wants Sri Lanka to perform, says time to ‘rebuild’ is over

Sri Lankan cricket team has gone through a rough patch after the retirement of their senior players, including Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara. They are struggling to find a right combination of players since then but their ODI skipper Lasith Malinga believes that this is not the time to rebuild the squad.

Jan 02, 2019, 23:16 PM IST

IPL Auction 2019: Jaydev Unadkat highest priced Indian with Rs 1.5 Cr base price

The complete list of players who are all set to be a part of the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) auction was released on Tuesday with 226 Indians amongst the 346 overall cricketers shortlisted.

Dec 11, 2018, 18:58 PM IST

#MeToo: Lasith Malinga accused of assaulting woman at IPL

Indian singer Chinmayi Sripaada accused cricketer Lasith Malinga of assaulting a woman during an Indian Premier League (IPL) season. 

Oct 11, 2018, 21:50 PM IST

Cricket: Chris Gayle, Lasith Malinga, Rashid Khan amongst big names to feature in 2nd edition of T10

T10, the world's first 10-over international cricket league sanctioned by the International Cricket Council (ICC) kicked off in 2017

Sep 28, 2018, 17:22 PM IST

Asia Cup 2018: Afghanistan thrash Sri Lanka by 91 runs, knock them out of tournament

Afghanistan beat Sri Lanka in the Group B match at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

Sep 17, 2018, 16:40 PM IST

Lasith Malinga mulls retirement, says mentally done with cricket

Sri Lanka speedster Lasith Malinga has hinted at possible retirement, saying that he is mentally done with international cricket now that his eventful IPL career is over.

Feb 08, 2018, 17:01 PM IST

IPL 2018: Lasith Malinga joins Mumbai Indians as bowling mentor

Mumbai Indians on Wednesday appointed Sri Lankan international and one of their longest-serving players Lasith Malinga as their bowling mentor for the coming Indian Premier League (IPL) season. 

Feb 07, 2018, 23:21 PM IST