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Nic Pothas and Upul Tharanga at a training session

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SLC begin search for new staff after Pothas' exit

Former Pakistan legspinner Mushtaq Ahmed is among those being considered for the position of spin bowling coach. The board is also on the hunt for a new fielding coach

Captains Dimuth Karunaratne and Dasun Shanaka show the pink ball

Sri Lanka Provincial Four-Day Tournament 2018

Lahiru five-for, Serasinghe ton stand out in drawn fixtures

Lahiru Gamage claimed a second five-wicket haul in as many four-day matches, as the rain-affected second round of the Super Fours Provincial Tournament produced two further draws

Suranga Lakmal celebrates a wicket

South Africa tour of Sri Lanka 2018

SL to play ODI series, one-off T20I instead of third SA Test

The revised tour will begin with Tests in Galle and at the SSC - which had also been the venues of South Africa's most-recent Tests on the island - before moving to Dambulla, Pallekele and finally Khettarama for the limited-overs leg

Dinesh Karthik lines up to play a shot

India v Bangladesh, Nidahas Trophy, final, Colombo

Whatever situation comes, Karthik is ready - Rohit

The India captain believed that Karthik was the best candidate at No. 6 to provide the final flourish, although Karthik was unhappy about not batting higher

Dinesh Karthik misses a scoop

Bangladesh v India, Nidahas Trophy final, Premadasa

India wary of Bangladesh's 'tenacity' - Karthik

While Bangladesh have made great progress over the past few years, the India wicketkeeper-batsman says that a loss to them is still cause for mild embarrassment

Celebrations in the Bangladesh dressing room in Colombo went a little down the wrong direction

Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, Nidahas Trophy, Colombo

Bangladesh's dressing room door damaged in Colombo

Aggressive bodily contact, shoving, agitated yelling, pointed fingers and a shattered dressing room door, all marred the rancorous finish and the immediate aftermath, of the Nidahas Trophy match between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh