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Dinesh Chandimal and Angelo Mathews put on a century stand

Sri Lanka news

Sri Lankan players to receive pay hike

Having cut salaries last year, a now-financially stable SLC has announced a raise of 34%, after posting profits of about USD 13.5 million last year

Sri Lanka Cricket president Thilanga Sumathipala addresses the media at a press conference

Sri Lanka news

Usual suspects to contest SLC elections

A host of familiar names including Thilanga Sumathipala, Jayantha Dharmadasa and Nishantha Ranatunga will contest the elections on May 31

Virat Kohli makes an impassioned argument about the value of the single in the age of T20

The briefing

Cricket in the time of idiots

Why the ECB's 100-ball proposal is awful. Or great. Or wotevz. Plus more about Fawad Alam than you probably cared to know

Nic Pothas and Upul Tharanga at a training session

Sri Lanka news

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