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Chennai honcho becomes world's youngest district director of Toastmasters International  Jul 27, 7:46 pm
Chennai, July 27 (ANI-Businesswire India): Sastharam Ravendran, Chief of Operations of the Sarash Group, a 150-crore business based out of Chennai with global footprints, has become the world's youngest to assume the post of District Director Education and Training of the Toastmasters International - District 82, comprising South India and Sri Lanka.
UK-based WorldRemit launches mobile money transfer in Sri Lanka  Jul 27, 2:51 pm
London, July 27 (ANI): London-based money transfer business WorldRemit has launched instant mobile money transfers to Sri Lanka for the first time.
Lanka's Dambulla region to be developed as a tourist hub, says PM  Jul 27, 2:48 pm
Colombo, July 27 (ANI): The Government of Sri Lanka has announced plans to develop and convert the country's popular Dambulla region into a tourist hub.
Kusal's century helps Sri Lanka secure `big` consolation win   Jul 27, 9:13 am
Colombo, July 27 (ANI): Kusal Perera's flamboyant century helped Sri Lanka to hammer Pakistan by 165 runs in the fifth and final ODI at Hambantota on Sunday.
Dilshan joins elite '10000 ODI scorers' club'  Jul 26, 5:42 pm
Johannesburg, July 26 (ANI): Sri Lanka's destructive batsman Tillakaratne Dilshan on Sunday became the 11th cricketer and the fourth Sri Lankan to complete 10,000 runs in one-day international cricket.
'Injured' Riaz ruled out of T20 series against Sri Lanka  Jul 26, 1:05 pm
Karachi, July 26 (ANI): Pakistan spearhead Wahab Riaz, who has been suffering from a hand injury, has ruled himself out of the two-match Twenty20 series against Sri Lanka.
Ojha's magic helps India A to gain lead against Australia A  Jul 24, 7:02 pm
Chennai, July 24 (ANI): Left-arm spinner Pragyan Ojha, who was left out of the Test squad for next month's Sri Lankan tour, proved a point to the selectors by claiming five wickets and helping India A gain an all important lead on day three of the first 'unofficial' cricket Test against Australia A on Friday.
Ramiz Raja heaps praise on 'champion' Mohammad Hafeez  Jul 24, 3:32 pm
Karachi, July 24 (ANI): Former Pakistan skipper Ramiz Raja has lavished praise on batting all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez for his brilliant batting performance in the ongoing ODI series against Sri Lanka.
Pakistan need consistency to be in top four, says Miandad  Jul 23, 9:13 pm
Karachi, July 23 (ANI): Legendary Pakistan cricketer Javed Miandad has urged Pakistan to be more focused and consistent to improve their ICC ODI rankings after their series win in Sri Lanka.
BCCI announces India's Test squad for Sri Lanka tour  Jul 23, 12:33 pm
New Delhi, July 23 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Thursday announced a 15-member squad for the upcoming three-match Test series against Sri Lanka, which starts from August 12.
Shehzad, Hafeez inspire Pakistan to ODI series win over Sri Lanka  Jul 23, 10:37 am
Colombo, July 23 (ANI): Pakistan continued their dominant run as they thrashed lackluster Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the fourth ODI to clinch the five-match series in Colombo.
Shehzad, Hafeez lead Pakistan's chase of 257  Jul 22, 9:38 pm
Colombo, July 22 (ANI): Blistering knocks from opener Ahmed Shehzad and batting all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez have guided Pakistan to a winning position in the fourth ODI of the five match series against Sri Lanka at Premdasa Stadium on Wednesday.
Yasir Shah recalled for T20s against Sri Lanka  Jul 22, 7:50 pm
Johannesburg, July 22 (ANI): Leg spinner Yasir Shah is all set to make his comeback into Pakistan's T20 side after he was included in the 15-member squad for the upcoming series against Sri Lanka.
Spinners help Pakistan restrict Sri Lanka to 256 in fourth ODI  Jul 22, 7:36 pm
Colombo, July 22 (ANI): A decent and economical bowling performance from the slower bowlers, provided with good support from the fielders, helped Pakistan to restrict Sri Lanka to 256 in the fourth ODI of the five-match series at Premdasa Stadium in Colombo.
Pakistan face bowling conundrum ahead of T20 series against Sri Lanka  Jul 22, 3:05 pm
Karachi, July 22 (ANI): With T20 skipper Shahid Afridi going through a rough patch and all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez banned from bowling, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) selectors are in a fix over the selection of bowlers ahead of the two-match T20 series against Sri Lanka.
Sarfraz, Yasir star as Pakistan thump Sri Lanka in violence marred third ODI  Jul 20, 10:16 am
Colombo, July 20 (ANI): Pakistan displayed a clinical performance to defeat Sri Lanka by 135 runs in the third ODI of the five-match series in Colombo, thanks to solid top-order batting and Yasir Shah's inspiring bowling spell.
Injured Wahab Riaz ruled out of Sri Lanka ODIs  Jul 17, 12:08 pm
Karachi, July 17 (ANI): Pakistan pace spearhead Wahab Riaz, who suffered a hairline fracture on his left-hand on the opening day of the second Test in Colombo, has been ruled out of the five-match ODI series against Sri Lanka.
PM-led new political front in Lanka to present master plan for development  Jul 16, 4:52 pm
Colombo, July 16 (ANI): Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe has revealed that the new political front formed in the country with the United National Party will present a five-point master plan for Sri Lanka's development.
Chandimal, Perera help Sri Lanka to level series against Pakistan  Jul 16, 8:52 am
Pallekele, July 16 (ANI): Kusal Perera's flamboyant 68 and Dinesh Chandimal's unbeaten 48 led Sri Lanka to a series-leveling two-wicket win against Pakistan in the second one-day international, here on Wednesday.
Sirisena tells Rajapaksa to not run for parliament because 'he'll lose again'  Jul 15, 1:07 pm
London, July 15 (ANI): Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena has discouraged his predecessor Mahinda Rajapaksa from contesting the upcoming parliamentary elections, saying that his party, the Sri Lanka Freedom Party, was set to lose the fray if he represented it.
Hafeez shines as Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by six wickets in first ODI  Jul 11, 6:43 pm
Dambulla (Sri Lanka), July 11 (ANI): Mohammad Hafeez produced an all-round performance on Saturday as Pakistan claimed a comfortable six-wicket win over hosts Sri Lanka in the first ODI of the five-match series at Dambulla.
Sangakkara to sign off from international cricket in Colombo  Jul 9, 2:23 pm
Johannesburg, July 9 (ANI): Veteran Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara will be signing off from international cricket at the P Sara Oval in the next month's second match of the three-match Test series against subcontinent rivals India.
India's tour of Sri Lanka to start from August 12  Jul 9, 11:45 am
Mumbai, July 09 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has confirmed on Thursday that India will tour Sri Lanka for a three-match Test series in August-September this year.
Sri Lankan-born club cricketer dies after being hit by ball in London  Jul 7, 8:48 pm
London, July 07 (ANI): A Sri Lankan-born cricketer has passed away after being struck by a ball on the chest during a local league match in Surrey.
Pakistan vaults into third place after historic win against Sri Lanka  Jul 7, 3:02 pm
Dubai, July 7 (ANI): Pakistan has jumped three places to third in the ICC Test Championship table after an historic seven-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in the third and final Test match in Pallekele on Tuesday.