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Nathan Astle bat is in the air when bails are removed. But neither the keeper or any fielder appeals and Astle luckily ...
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Lasith Malinga Following the T20 World Cup win in Bangladesh, Lasith Malinga, who captained the side in the all-important semi finals and finals, ...
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Mahela Jayawardena and Kumar Sangakkara of Sri Lanka touch gloves during the ICC World Twenty20 Bangladesh 2014 Final between India and Sri Lanka at ...
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Paul Farbrace (L) Paul Farbrace, a former first class English cricketer, presented his resignation as Sri Lanka’s coach on Tuesday. He is ...
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Mahela Jayawardene is greeted by Mahinda Rajapakse after returning home from the World T20 Ever since Sri Lankan cricket legends Mahela Jayawardene ...
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1. KANE WILLIAMSON of New Zealand set a new record of scoring the maximum percentage of runs for any team when he scored 70% of his team’s total ...
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Paul Farbrace (L) with Lasith Malinga The role of a coach in any sport is vital. Paul Farbrace’s role is no different. It has hardly been 5 ...
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Mumbai Indians bowler Lasith Malinga blames his dropped catch for team’s defeat. Mumbai Indians‘ bowler Lasith Malinga admits that it ...
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The World T20 came to an end after three weeks of thrilling cricket. There is no tournament in this world that provides entertainment and competition ...
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While we have seen stoppages due to bad light and rain on a number of occasions, a swarm of bees stopping play is something that doesn’t happen ...
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In Sunday’s World T20 final, one moment that will live long in our memory is that of Virat Kohli congratulating and exchanging few words with ...
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BIO: The Sri Lankan cricket team is the national cricket team of Sri Lanka which is administered by Sri Lankan cricket. The team first played international cricket in 1926–27. The team's first win came against Patiala at Dhruve Pandove Stadium in 1932–33. Sri Lankan cricket team's One Day International debut came in the 1975 Cricket World Cup and their first One Day International win against a test cricket playing nation came in the 1979 Cricket World Cup against India. Sri Lanka were later awarded test cricket status in 1981, by the International Cricket Council.   The Sri Lankan cricket team currently holds several world records, including world records for highest team totals in all three forms of the game, Test, ODI and Twenty20. They were the winners of the 1996 Cricket World Cup, which they co-hosted with India & Pakistan. They were the joint Winners of the 2002 ICC Champions Trophy. They won the Asia Cup in 1986, 1997, 2004 and 2008. Sri Lanka is the only ICC Trophy winning team to have gone on to win the Cricket World Cup at a later date. Sri Lanka is the only team to have participated in every edition of the Asia Cup. Some of it's famous players are: Sanath Jayasuriya, Aravinda de Silva, Muttiah Muralitharan, Chaminda Vaas, Mahela Jayawardene, Tharanga Paranavitana, Angelo Mathews etc
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