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Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 4th ODI, Abu Dhabi

Buoyant Pakistan aim for series win

Dec 24, 2013: Buoyed by the return of Umar Gul and its in-form batting, a cohesive Pakistan will look to close the series with a win over Sri Lanka in the fourth ODI in Abu Dhabi

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Sri Lanka news

Nishantha Ranatunga defends SL's new stadiums

Dec 24, 2013: The construction of new stadiums for the 2011 World Cup left the SLC in massive debt, but the board's secretary has said these developments will attract investment

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Pakistan v Sri Lanka 2013-14

Prasanna Jayawardene returns to Sri Lanka Test squad

Dec 23, 2013: Wicketkeeper-batsman Prasanna Jayawardene has been named in Sri Lanka's 16-man Test squad for the upcoming series against Pakistan, having last played a Test against Australia last year

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Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI, Sharjah

Malinga's throw, and Afridi's blinder

Dec 22, 2013: Plays of the day from the third ODI between Pakistan and Sri Lanka in Sharjah

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Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI, Sharjah

All-round Hafeez sinks Sri Lanka

Dec 22, 2013: Pakistan's conformed to the successful batting blueprint they had laid down in the first two matches, beginning securely again before accelerating rapidly to hit their second score of more than 320 in three matches

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Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI, Sharjah

Battered attacks under scanner

Dec 21, 2013: ESPNcricinfo previews the third ODI between Pakistan and Sri Lanka in Sharjah

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Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI, Dubai

Misbah frustrated by bowling effort

Dec 21, 2013: Misbah-ul-Haq laid the blame for Pakistan's two-wicket loss in Dubai at the feet of his bowlers, although he admitted his team could perhaps have scored 15 more runs

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Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI, Dubai

Mathews lauds Sri Lanka's spirit

Dec 20, 2013: Angelo Mathews said his team's two-wicket win over Pakistan in Dubai was borne of spirit, after Sri Lanka chased down 286 with two balls and two wickets to spare

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Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI, Dubai

Shehzad's sold a dummy

Dec 20, 2013: Plays of the day from the third ODI between Pakistan and Sri Lanka

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Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI, Dubai

Sri Lanka win with two balls to spare

Dec 20, 2013: Needing two off three balls, Sachithra Senanayake cut Shahid Afridi to the third-man boundary to give Sri Lanka a two-wicket victory

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My father, my critic

Dec 20, 2013: Kumar Sangakkara says he owes a lot of his success to his father, who wants him to strive for a standard of consistency only matched by Don Bradman

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Premier Limited Overs Tournament 2013-14

SSC, NCC, Colts and Ragama in semis

Dec 19, 2013: Sinhalese Sports Club, Colts Cricket Club, Nondescripts Cricket Club and Ragama Cricket Club will contest the semi-finals of the Premier Limited Overs competition

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Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI, Dubai

Sharjeel, Maqsood impress Whatmore

Dec 19, 2013: Pakistan coach Dav Whatmore has affirmed the promise of batsmen Sharjeel Khan and Sohaib Maqsood ahead of the second ODI against Sri Lanka

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Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI, Dubai

Bowling the concern for both teams

Dec 19, 2013: There were positives in the batting for both teams, but the bowling will be in focus, after expensive outings for the attacks

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Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 1st ODI, Sharjah

Adamant Afridi and a fiery debutant

Dec 18, 2013: Plays of the Day from the first ODI between Pakistan and Sri Lanka in Sharjah

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Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 1st ODI, Sharjah

Pakistan hang on to clinch 11-run win

Dec 18, 2013: Misbah-ul-Haq had implored his top order to produce an innings of substance in the approach to the series but even he may not have expected his top four to respond as emphatically as they did

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Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 1st ODI, Sharjah

Misbah seeks top-order partnerships

Dec 17, 2013: Misbah-ul-Haq, the Pakistan captain, has called for big scores from his top-order, while Angelo Mathews wanted his batsmen to adhere to an attacking method of play

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Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 1st ODI, Sharjah

Top order in focus for both teams

Dec 17, 2013: Sri Lanka's ability to tackle spin and Pakistan's progress against the new ball might play the biggest part in determining the outcome of the first ODI in Sharjah

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Sri Lanka in UAE, 2013

Aggression becomes Sangakkara

Dec 16, 2013: Kumar Sangakkara, awarded the ODI Player of the Year for 2013, feels his new role at no. 4 in the batting order has demanded a change in mindset that has led to his scoring more freely

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Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 2nd T20, Dubai

'We got what we wanted to out of the series' - Hafeez

Dec 14, 2013: Mohammad Hafeez said the Pakistan side achieved their objective of blooding young talent in the two-match Twenty20 series against Sri Lanka

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