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Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 2nd ODI, Hambantota

Latham, Ronchi power incredible NZ chase

Nov 12, 2013: Striking a scintillating 86 off 68 deliveries, Tom Latham carried New Zealand most of the distance of their 8.6-an-over, rain-shortened chase, before an ebullient Nathan McCullum hit the required 20 off the final over to seal a win in the second ODI

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Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 2nd ODI, Hambantota

Washout forces SL rethink on young players

Nov 11, 2013: Angelo Mathews admitted a washed-out first match will likely force Sri Lanka to field their best XI again on Tuesday, altering earlier plans to make player development the focus of the last two games of the series

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Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 2nd ODI, Hambantota

New Zealand confident of chasing big targets

Nov 11, 2013: New Zealand captain Kyle Mills and batsman Tom Latham have backed the team to chase down tall scores ahead of the second match in Hambantota

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Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 2nd ODI, Hambantota

Cricket at weather's mercy again

Nov 11, 2013: The cricket, again, is at the mercy of the weather in Hambantota, and the forecast for Tuesday is worse than it was for Sunday

The Preview by Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 1st ODI, Hambantota

Dilshan's scoop addiction

Nov 10, 2013: Plays from the first ODI between Sri Lanka and New Zealand in Hambantota

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Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 1st ODI, Hambantota

Rains end contest after SL post 288

Nov 10, 2013: Tillakaratne Dilshan, Kumar Sangakkara and Angelo Mathews struck half-centuries to lead Sri Lanka to 288 for 9 in the first ODI against New Zealand in Hambantota, however the match was rained out after 4.2 overs in NZ's innings

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Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 1st ODI, Hambantota

Depleted New Zealand depend on bowlers

Nov 9, 2013: New Zealand's limited-overs tour of Sri Lanka is the last international cricket in the country for 12 months, but even so, the series has yet to stoke widespread interest

The Preview by Andrew Fidel Fernando

New Zealand in Sri Lanka 2013-14

'Win series first, blood youth later' - Mathews

Nov 8, 2013: Angelo Mathews said Sri Lanka would aim to secure the three-match ODI series against New Zealand before looking at blooding young players

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New Zealand in Sri Lanka 2013-14

Mills confident of youngsters stepping up

Nov 8, 2013: Successive ODI series losses in Bangladesh might stretch the optimism of even the most seasoned international captain, but ahead of his first full series at the helm of a youthful side in Sri Lanka, Kyle Mills found cause for positivity in New Zealand's 0

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New Zealand in Sri Lanka 2013-14

Clouds loom over odd encounter

Nov 8, 2013: The return of cricket in Sri Lanka is enough to get fans interested, while a depleted New Zealand have points to prove - providing the rains hold off

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Board XI v Sri Lanka A, 2nd practice match

SL A steal tight win despite Jayawardene 96

Nov 7, 2013: Mahela Jayawardene confirmed his fine touch ahead of New Zealand's limited-overs tour of Sri Lanka with an 88-ball 96, but could not prevent a tense last-ball win for Sri Lanka A against a Board XI

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Board XI v Sri Lanka A, practice match

Jayawardene 84 sets up Board XI win

Nov 5, 2013: Mahela Jayawardene's 72-ball 84 set up a 20-run victory for the Board XI, after rain and a wet outfield had reduced the first-practice match to 42 overs per side

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Sri Lanka news

SL sports ministry wants funds allotted for grassroots development

Nov 5, 2013: Sri Lanka's sports ministry will ask Sri Lanka Cricket to set aside 10% of its revenue for cricket development from the start of 2014, a ministry spokesmperson has said

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Murali Cup

Sanga rules the north

Nov 4, 2013: As Sri Lanka recovers from a devastating civil war, Kumar Sangakkara does his bit to help with reconciliation in the LTTE's former stronghold

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Sri Lanka A v Kenya, unofficial T20s, Colombo

SL A take series 5-1, after final match is rained off

Nov 2, 2013: Sri Lanka A took the Twenty20 series against Kenya 5-1 as they chased down Kenya's 131 for 6 with five wickets in hand

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Sri Lanka news

Botham, Jayawardene open Murali Cup

Nov 1, 2013: Ian Botham and Mahela Jayawardene opened the 2013 Murali Cup in Kilinochchi on Friday, as the five-day tournament began in five venues across Sri Lanka's northern province

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Sri Lanka A v Kenya, unofficial T20s, Colombo

Kenya win after four losses

Oct 31, 2013: A round-up of the fourth and fifth unofficial T20s between Sri Lanka A and Kenya

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South Africa v Pakistan, 1st ODI, Sharjah

Wahab grabs some laughs

Oct 30, 2013: Plays of the Day from the first ODI between Pakistan and South Africa, in Sharjah

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Pakistan v South Africa, 1st ODI, Sharjah

South Africa pull off one-run heist

Oct 30, 2013: Pakistan conspired a dispiriting collapse as the pitch deteriorated in Sharjah, while Imran Tahir, playing his first ODI in two-and-a-half years, led South Africa to a one-run win

The Report by Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka A v Kenya, Colombo

Sri Lanka A cruise to 3-0 lead in series

Oct 29, 2013: Sri Lanka A took a 3-0 lead in the seven-match series after the double-header on Tuesday

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