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South Africa in Sri Lanka 2014

Eranga out of Colombo Test

Jul 21, 2014: Shaminda Eranga has been ruled out of the second Test against South Africa as a result of a split-webbing injury

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Sri Lanka v South Africa, 1st Test, Galle, 5th day

Only ourselves to blame for defeat - Mathews

Jul 20, 2014: Despite a ball-tampering row that cast a shadow over the Galle Test, Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews laid the blame for the team's heavy defeat at their own doorstep

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Sri Lanka v South Africa, 1st Test, Galle, 5th day

A quintessential Sri Lanka collapse

Jul 20, 2014: Sri Lanka had a platform to spring towards an unlikely victory in Galle, but their batting line-up succumbed to the same weaknesses

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Sri Lanka v South Africa, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day

Atapattu confident of SL victory

Jul 19, 2014: Sri Lanka coach Marvan Atapattu has said that he is confident his team can chase down 370 to win the Galle Test

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Sri Lanka v South Africa, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day

Mathews the captain reveals attacking side

Jul 19, 2014: Mathews has shown signs that he is beginning to ditch the conservatism he has become associated with - judging by his field placings - and begun to follow the footsteps of his famous predecessors

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Sri Lanka v South Africa, 1st Test, Galle, 3rd day

Chandimal, Thirimanne continue to test patience

Jul 18, 2014: The blow-hot-blow-cold performances by Sri Lanka's young batsmen must be frustrating the selectors who had invested in them. And Chandimal, worryingly, has yet to sort out his short-ball weakness

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Sri Lanka v South Africa, 1st Test, Galle, 2nd day

What ails Rangana Herath?

Jul 17, 2014: Sri Lanka's lead spinner is bowling with all the control and guile of old, but seems to have lost some of his bite since the turn of the year

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Sri Lanka v South Africa, 1st Test, Galle, 1st day

Sri Lanka avoid the Sri Lanka treatment

Jul 16, 2014: South Africa looked all set to hand Sri Lanka a taste of their own medicine, but an unrelenting spell of accuracy from Suranga Lakmal meant the hosts had other ideas

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Sri Lanka news

SLC confident of Senanayake return

Jul 15, 2014: Sri Lanka Cricket remained confident that their spinner Sachithra Senanayake's action could be remedied, and that he could be reintroduced to international cricket before the World Cup, despite a harsh biomechanical assessment

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Mahela Jayawardene retires

A leader, people person and go-to guy

Jul 15, 2014: Former Sri Lanka cricketers, coaches and team-mates pay tribute to Mahela Jayawardene, who will retire from Test cricket in August

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Sri Lanka v South Africa, 1st Test, Galle

Mathews tips seamers to sweeten Jayawardene's farewell

Jul 15, 2014: Angelo Mathews is buoyed by a confident pace attack and is hopeful of capping Mahela Jayawardene's Test career on a winning note

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Sri Lanka v South Africa, 1st Test, Galle

Mathews' journey of self-discovery

Jul 15, 2014: Angelo Mathews' captaincy has been on an upward trend but will he go for the kill in his first assignment at home against South Africa, who are traditionally off-colour in Sri Lanka?

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Mahela Jayawardene retires

Stylist makes pragmatic exit

Jul 14, 2014: After bidding farewell to Test cricket in front of his home fans, Mahela Jayawardene will focus his energies on one final tilt at the 50-over World Cup

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Sri Lanka news

Mahela in the league of SL greats - Murali

Jul 14, 2014: Retiring batsman Mahela Jayawardene is one of Sri Lanka's greatest with the bat and as captain, Muttiah Muralitharan has said

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Sri Lanka news

Jayawardene to retire from Tests

Jul 14, 2014: Mahela Jayawardene will retire from Test cricket at the conclusion of the series against Pakistan in August, Sri Lanka Cricket has announced

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Sri Lanka v South Africa, 3rd ODI, Hambantota

Mathews bemoans 'awful cricket'

Jul 12, 2014: Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has slammed his team for playing "awful cricket" during their 82-run defeat to South Africa in the third ODI

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South Africa in Sri Lanka 2014

Tharanga recalled for South Africa Tests

Jul 12, 2014: Sri Lanka opener Upul Tharanga, who last played a Test in 2007, has been recalled to the Test squad for the South Africa series

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Sri Lanka v South Africa, 3rd ODI, Hambantota

Mathews backs SL to overcome pressure of decider

Jul 11, 2014: Ahead of the decider against South Africa, Angelo Mathews says Sri Lanka need "nothing out of the ordinary" to seal the series

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Sri Lanka v South Africa, 3rd ODI, Hambantota

Quicker pitch gives South Africa hope

Jul 11, 2014: A quicker surface is expected in Hambantota as South Africa chase a series win against a team in form

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Sri Lanka v South Africa, 2nd ODI, Pallekele

Dilshan soars at favoured venue

Jul 9, 2014: Perhaps it is the cooler mountain air or the smell of rain - whatever the difference, Tillakaratne Dilshan can't get enough of Pallekele

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