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Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI, Mirpur

'Kusal showed maturity today' - Mathews

Feb 22, 2014: Kusal Perera's well-paced maiden ODI century helped Sri Lanka clinch the ODI series 3-0 and Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews said the opener had shown maturity to set up the win in the absence of the team's senior players

Mohammad Isam in Mirpur

Pakistan v Sri Lanka 2013-14

Pace attack's image has transformed - Lakmal

Jan 14, 2014: Sri Lanka's pace attack arrived in the UAE with a poor reputation, but two Tests into the series, they may have already transformed their image, fast bowler Suranga Lakmal believes

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Dubai, 5th day

Clinical Sri Lanka take 1-0 lead

Jan 12, 2014: It had rained for most of the night in Dubai and the floodlights were switched on to brighten a gloomy morning, but there were no alarms for Sri Lanka once play began on time on the fifth day

The Report by George Binoy

Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Dubai, 1st day

Watershed moment for Sri Lanka quicks

Jan 8, 2014: From looking completely out of their depth in Australia to destroying Pakistan's top order in Dubai, Sri Lanka's fast bowlers have come a long way to realising their penetrative potential

Andrew Fidel Fernando in Dubai

Pakistan v Sri Lanka 2013-14

Lakmal and Eranga are bowlers to watch - Jayawardene

Jan 6, 2014: The intensity of Shaminda Eranga and Suranga Lakmal's toil in the first Test against Pakistan has moved Mahela Jayawardene to mark them out as future matchwinners for Sri Lanka

Andrew Fidel Fernando in Dubai

Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Abu Dhabi, 2nd day

SL need more Tests to nurture pace-bowling talents

Jan 1, 2014: Although Sri Lanka ended up conceding a big lead to Pakistan on the second day, there were a few signs of a potentially good attack. For their young bowlers to develop, however, Sri Lanka must play more Tests

Andrew Fidel Fernando in Abu Dhabi

Premier Limited overs tournament

Moors tie with Tamil Union on rain-hit opening day

Dec 1, 2013: A round-up of all the matches played in the Premier Limited Overs Tournament on December 1, 2013

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka news

Eranga, Lakmal in Sri Lanka A one-day squad

Sep 25, 2013: Test fast bowlers Shaminda Eranga and Suranga Lakmal have been named in the Sri Lanka A squad for the first two one-dayers against New Zealand A, in Pallekele

Andrew Fidel Fernando

India v Sri Lanka, tri-series, Port-of-Spain

India need win, West Indies need Sri Lankan win

Jul 9, 2013: Before the last league game, Sri Lanka are all but through to the final, India need a win to qualify, while West Indies need India to lose

The Preview by Siddarth Ravindran

Sri Lanka in Australia 2012-13

Thirimanne and Lakmal added to SL Test squad

Dec 29, 2012: Lahiru Thirimanne and Suranga Lakmal have been called up to Sri Lanka's squad for the third Test in Sydney

Andrew Fernando

Sri Lanka v England, 2nd Test, Colombo, 3rd day

Hard work ahead - Ford

Apr 5, 2012: Sri Lanka coach Graham Ford said they have a lot of hard work to do in the next two days of the second test after England built a first innings lead of 185 and put the pressure back on the home team.

Sa'adi Thawfeeq in Colombo

Asia Cup 2012

Herath, Welegedara rested for Asia Cup

Mar 2, 2012: Legspinner Seekkuge Prasanna and fast bowler Suranga Lakmal have been included in Sri Lanka's 14-man squad for the Asia Cup

ESPNcricinfo staff

Sri Lanka in South Africa 2011-12

Injured Suranga Lakmal out of Test series

Nov 30, 2011: Suranga Lakmal, the Sri Lanka fast bowler, has been ruled out of the Test series in South Africa because of an ankle injury

ESPNcricinfo staff

England v Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI, Headingley

Familiar partnership and all-too familiar memories

Jul 1, 2011: Plays of the day from the 2nd ODI between England and Sri Lanka at Headingley

Andrew McGlashan at Headingley

Sri Lanka in England and Scotland, 2011

Jayasuriya back in SL limited-overs squad

Jun 9, 2011: Sri Lanka allrounder Sanath Jayasuriya has been recalled to the national ODI and Twenty20 side for the upcoming series against England

ESPNcricinfo staff

England v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Lord's, 1st day

Middle-order strength gives England control

Jun 3, 2011: The opening day at Lord's, under glorious sunshine, was not the one-sided affair it could have been but England took the honours by reaching 342 for 6

The Bulletin by Andrew McGlashan

Sri Lanka in England 2011

Dilshan targets Test success with young attack

May 7, 2011: Tillakaratne Dilshan wants to become the first Sri Lanka captain to secure a Test series victory in England after leaving the IPL early to lead his team

Sa'adi Thawfeeq

Sri Lanka v West Indies, 3rd Test, Pallekele, 2nd day

Bowling in pairs the key for Sri Lanka, says Bayliss

Dec 2, 2010: Trevor Bayliss, the Sri Lanka coach, has singled out Suranga Lakmal for special praise after Sri Lanka's comeback with the ball against West Indies on the second day at Pallekele

Sa'adi Thawfeeq at Pallekele

West Indies in Sri Lanka 2010-11

Kulasekara, Eranga in second Test squad

Nov 20, 2010: Sri Lanka's selectors have dumped fast bowlers Dammika Prasad and Thilan Thushara, and recalled seamer Nuwan Kulasekara, to face West Indies

Sa'adi Thawfeeq

Sri Lanka A v Pakistan A, 2nd unofficial Test, 1st day, Hambantota

Twenty-two wickets fall on riveting day

Sep 15, 2010: Both teams were bowled out for under three-figures and there was more as Sri Lanka lost a couple of wickets in their second innings after securing a three-run lead

ESPNcricinfo staff
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