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London, Apr 16 (ANI): England captain Alastair Cook has revealed that there are places up for grabs in the Test squad to face Sri Lanka in June this year.
London, Apr. 15 (ANI): Canada is suspending funding for the Commonwealth Secretariat over alleged human rights abuses by Sri Lanka.
3 LTTE suspects shot to death by Sri Lankan army Apr 12, 2:39 pm
London, Apr 12 (ANI): The Sri Lankan army has reportedly shot dead three men, suspected to be Tamil rebels.
Sri Lanka to host Pak for two-Test, three-ODI series in August Apr 12, 10:51 am
Karachi, Apr 12 (ANI): Sri Lanka will reportedly host Pakistan for two Tests and three ODIs in August, which will take the 2014 tally of both the countries to nine Tests, provided everything goes on schedule.
PCB to host Pak T20 Super League in UAE during Jan 2015 Apr 10, 2:40 pm
Karachi, Apr 10 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has reportedly announced that it would hold the Super Twenty20 League in January next year as planned in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Johannesburg, Apr 10 (ANI): The Sri Lankan cricket board has reportedly slammed the retiring Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara for their criticism of cricket officials during a red-carpet reception at the airport, after the World Cup-winning Twenty20 team returned home as national heroes.
Sri Lanka's 'victory' street party 'marred' by Jayawardene, Sangakkara retirement 'controversy' Apr 9, 10:43 am
Johannesburg, Apr 9 (ANI): A huge street party, which was organised to mark the success of Sri Lanka's World Twenty20 win, was reportedly marred by controversy over the retirements of veteran players Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara.
Johannesburg, Apr. 08 (ANI): Former South African captain Kepler Wessels is reportedly of the opinion that new coaches should be provided to the team for the shorter format of cricket.
Sri Lanka: HRW says asset freeze threatens peaceful dissent Apr 8, 3:06 pm
New York, Apr. 8 (ANI): The Sri Lankan Government's decision to label 16 overseas Tamil organizations as financers of terrorism is so broad that it appears aimed at restricting peaceful activism by the country's Tamil minority, Human Rights Watch said on Tuesday.
'Inexperienced' Malinga says 'really' enjoyed captaining Sri Lanka to World T20 success Apr 8, 11:12 am
Johannesburg, Apr 8 (ANI): Sri Lankan pace star Lasith Malinga has revealed that he 'really' enjoyed his captaincy in the last three games during the World Twenty20 tournament, which his team won by beating India on Sunday in the finals at Dhaka.
Johannesburg, Apr 8 (ANI): Sri Lanka, who beat India in the finals of the ICC World Twenty20 on Sunday at Dhaka, has reclaimed the top spot on the ICC T20 International Team Rankings Table.
Jayawardena and Sangakkara sign off on T20I careers Apr 7, 1:18 pm
Dubai, Apr.7 (ANI): Sri Lanka's senior pair of Mahela Jayawardena and Kumar Sangakkara signed off on their international T20 careers at the end of the ICC World Twenty20 2014.
Dhaka, Apr.7 (ANI): Sri Lanka's Twenty20 captain Lasith Malinga said Sunday night that his team's victory in the final of the Twenty20 World Cup was due to hard work and not luck. He also said that the win was a fitting farewell for the team's two veteran gentlemen stalwarts Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara.
Yuvraj tried his best, will be disappointed himself: Dhoni Apr 7, 8:53 am
Dhaka, Apr.7 (ANI): Although majority opinion said that middle-order batsman Yuvraj Singh lost the match for India against Sri Lanka in Sunday's Twenty20 World Cup final by scoring just 11 runs of 21 balls, his skipper, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, came to his defence by saying that Yuvraj tried his best, and would be the most disappointed over his inability to help India score an above par total.
Dhaka, Apr.7 (ANI): Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said on Sunday night that his team lost the Twenty20 World Cup final to Sri Lanka in the middle overs during their batting, and added that Sri Lanka executed their plans very well, especially during the death overs.
World T20, Final: Lanka sends Rahane back, gives an early blow to India(Cricket/Update) Apr 6, 7:48 pm
Dhaka, Apr.6 (ANI): India have rather started on a wobbly note as Sri Lanka have scalped their first wicket by dismissing Ajinkya Rahane back to the pavilion.
World T20, Final: Lanka wins toss, asks India to bat first Apr 6, 7:01 pm
Dhaka, Apr.6 (ANI): Sri Lanka have won the toss in the finals of the World T20 being played against India at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium here.
Dhaka, Apr.6 (ANI): The finals of the ICC World T20 between India and Sri Lanka is likely to be delayed as steady downpour is threatening to play spoilsport at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium in Mirpur.
Dhaka, Apr.6 (ANI): The grand finale of the 2014 World T20 will be played between India and Sri Lanka at Dhaka's Sher-E-Bangla National Stadium.
Proteas sets 'unwanted' records in World T20 semi-finals Apr 6, 12:40 pm
Johannesburg, Apr. 06 (ANI): The South Africa team has reportedly set a couple of 'unwanted records' in their ICC World Twenty20 semi-final loss to India in Dhaka this week.
Karachi, Apr. 06 (ANI): Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) board has reportedly revealed that their T20 national team would be handed a million dollar bonus if they can shake off their reputation of chokers in the final of the World Twenty20 on Sunday.
London, Apr 6 (ANI): Search giant Google is reportedly celebrating the ICC World Twenty20 finals, which will take place on Sunday between India and Sri Lanka in Mirpur, with a colourful Doodle.
Dhaka, Apr.5 (ANI): The ICC on Saturday announced details of the umpire and match referee appointments for the women's and men's finals of the ICC World Twenty20 Bangladesh 2014 tomorrow.
Johannesburg, Apr 5 (ANI): Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has hailed batting star Virat Kohli's consistency for helping India clinch a slot in the World Twenty20 finals following their six-wicket win over South Africa in the semi-finals at Dhaka on Friday.
Sammy feels God helped Sri Lanka win World T20 semi-final Apr 4, 11:52 am
Karachi, Apr 4 (ANI): West Indies captain Darren Sammy has said that he believes divine intervention may have been partially responsible for Sri Lanka's World Twenty20 semi-final victory on Thursday.
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