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Asian Games 2014: Sri Lanka in Men’s Cricket final after toss decides result

Asian Games 2014: Sri Lanka in Men’s Cricket final after toss decides result

Cricket Country - 1h ago

The Sri Lankan captain Lahiru Thirumane called tails.

Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka Live Cricket Score Asian Games 2014 semi-final: Rain interrupts play

Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka Live Cricket Score Asian Games 2014 semi-final: Rain interrupts play

Cricket Country - 5h ago

Oct 2, 2014 Asian Games Cricket: Afghanistan are through to the final where they wait for either Bangladesh or Sri Lanka. But… pic.twitter.com/fw8BuqS0UO —...

Sri Lanka appoint Marvan Atapattu as coach

Sri Lanka appoint Marvan Atapattu as coach

MSN Sports - 1d ago

Atapattu, 43, becomes the island nation's seventh coach in the last four years and is the first Sri Lankan in 15 years to hold the position of full time national...

INTERVIEW-Games-Baseball switch a boon for South Korean cricket

INTERVIEW-Games-Baseball switch a boon for South Korean cricket

Reuters - 1d ago

INCHEON, South Korea, Sept 30 (Reuters) - South Korea's Asian Games cricket experiment ended in defeat to Sri Lanka on Tuesday, but after their collection of baseball...

Jayawardene scores 54 in last Test innings

Jayawardene scores 54 in last Test innings

vCricket - 1d ago

Sri Lankan cricket legend Mahela Jayawardene scored a fine 54 runs in what was his last Test knock at the Sinhalese Sports Club Ground here Sunday.

Mathews says cricketers like Jayawardene come around 'rarely

Mathews says cricketers like Jayawardene come around 'rarely

vCricket - 1d ago

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has said that cricketers like Mahela Jayawardene come around very rarely and younger players in the team have a lot to learn from...

Harbhajan, Laxman call Jayawardene legend

Harbhajan, Laxman call Jayawardene legend

vCricket - 1d ago

Cricketers, both former as well as current, took to social media to hail retiring Sri Lankan great Mahela Jayawardene as a legend.

Would be hard to play without Mahela: Sangakkara

Would be hard to play without Mahela: Sangakkara

vCricket - 1d ago

Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara has said it would be difficult to fill the shoes of Mahela Jayawardene, who ended his 17-year-long Test career here Sunday.

Lanka beat Pak by 105 runs in second Test to win series

Lanka beat Pak by 105 runs in second Test to win series

vCricket - 1d ago

Former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene got a fitting farewell from Test cricket as his side won the two-match series against Pakistan.

Jayawardene retires in 15th position

Jayawardene retires in 15th position

vCricket - 1d ago

Sri Lankan cricketing great Mahela Jayawardene has signed off his illustrious Test career at 15th position in the latest International Cricket Council (ICC) rankings...

Jayawardene aims to guide Lanka to Cricket WC glory next year

Jayawardene aims to guide Lanka to Cricket WC glory next year

vCricket - 1d ago

Former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene retired from Test cricket on Monday vowing to devote his energies towards helping his side win another 50-over World...

Sri Lanka, Pakistan 2nd ODI shifted to Hambantota

Sri Lanka, Pakistan 2nd ODI shifted to Hambantota

vCricket - 1d ago

The second One-Day International (ODI) between Sri Lanka and Pakistan was Saturday moved up to Aug 26 and the venue shifted to Hambantota after heavy rainfall here...

Australia U-19 to tour Sri Lanka next month

Australia U-19 to tour Sri Lanka next month

vCricket - 1d ago

Cricket Australias (CA) Youth Selection Panel Monday announced a 15-player Australian U-19 squad to tour Sri Lanka next month.

Healy's son Tom in Australia U-19 touring party for Sri Lanka

Healy's son Tom in Australia U-19 touring party for Sri Lanka

vCricket - 1d ago

Former Australia wicketkeeper Ian Healy's son Tom, also a wicketkeeper-batsman, has been included in the 15-member Australian U-19 squad to tour Sri Lanka next month,...

ICC to follow same protocol as Senanayake, Williamson for Ajmal''s testing

ICC to follow same protocol as Senanayake, Williamson for Ajmal''s testing

vCricket - 1d ago

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Sunday said that the same testing protocol would be used for Pakistan ace off-spinner Saeed Ajmal, that were earlier used...

PCB investigating Shehzad''s religious remarks to Dilshan

PCB investigating Shehzad''s religious remarks to Dilshan

vCricket - 1d ago

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is investigating the religious comments made by their batsman Ahmed Shehzad to Sri Lanka''s Tillakaratne Dilshan after their ODI...

Kirti Azad slams ''Maulana'' Shehzad for preaching Islam to Dilshan

Kirti Azad slams ''Maulana'' Shehzad for preaching Islam to Dilshan

vCricket - 1d ago

Former Indian cricketer Kirti Azad has slammed the actions of Pakistani batsman Ahmed Shehzad, who allegedly told Sri Lankan player Tillakaratne Dilshan to convert...

Moin Khan says bold steps needed to prepare 'brittle' Pak `battle ready' for WC

Moin Khan says bold steps needed to prepare 'brittle' Pak `battle ready' for WC

vCricket - 1d ago

Pakistan''s chief of selectors and manager Moin Khan wants bold steps to be taken to lift the squad''s performance ahead of next year''s Cricket World Cup following...

Ex-Lanka skipper Marvan Atapattu appointed head coach

Ex-Lanka skipper Marvan Atapattu appointed head coach

vCricket - 1d ago

Former Sri Lanka captain Marvan Atapattu has been named as the team''s new head coach following a successful spell as an interim coach. The former opening batsman...

Sanga, Mahela made correct decision to retire: Ranatunga

Sanga, Mahela made correct decision to retire: Ranatunga

MSN Sports - 174d ago

Ranatunga came to Jayawardene and Sangakkara's defence after the duo were criticised by Sri Lanka Cricket for not taking them in confidence before announcing their...