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Asela Gunaratne ruled out of T20 tri-series

Feb 22, 2018: The batsman sustained an injury on his right arm while diving during a fielding drill on the Bangladesh tour

ESPNcricinfo staff

T20I batting nominees

Sri Lanka in the house

Jan 19, 2018: Three of our T20I batting nominees this year are from one country

Shashank Kishore

Sri Lanka tour of India 2017-18

Kusal Perera back in Sri Lanka ODI squad

Dec 5, 2017: Kusal Mendis, who was rested for the Test series, was not among the 16 men picked by the selection committee

Madushka Balasuriya

Sri Lanka news

Gunaratne wins big at SLC's annual awards

Nov 1, 2017: The allrounder picked up four awards at the ceremony, while Rangana Herath and Chamari Atapattu were named the men's and women's cricketers of the year

Madushka Balasuriya

Sri Lanka v India, 1st Test, Galle, 1st day

Gunaratne out of India series, to undergo surgery on thumb

Jul 26, 2017: The injury also rules the Sri Lanka allrounder out of the ODI and T20 legs of the India tour

Andrew Fidel Fernando in Galle

Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe, only Test, Colombo, 5th day

Dickwella asked me to keep talking to him - Gunaratne

Jul 18, 2017: Asela Gunaratne was the go-to man on Tuesday - for Niroshan Dickwella, with whom he put on 121, and for captain Dinesh Chandimal

Andrew Fidel Fernando in Colombo

Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe, only Test, Colombo, 5th day

The strangest match awards

Jul 18, 2017: Rangana Herath was just named Man of the Series for a one-match series, but that's not the strangest match award that's been handed out

ESPNcricinfo staff

Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe, only Test, Colombo, 5th day

Dickwella, Gunaratne star in record chase

Jul 18, 2017: Sri Lanka pursued 388 - the highest successful chase on the island - with fifties from Niroshan Dickwella and Asela Gunaratne

The Report by Andrew Fidel Fernando in Colombo

Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, 1st T20I, Colombo

SL, Bangladesh hunt for bragging rights

Apr 3, 2017: With both the Test and the ODI series ending with a 1-1 scoreline, both teams have one last chance to prove who is better

The Preview by Mohammad Isam

Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, 1st Test, Galle, 1st day

Mendis aiming 'to be among world's best'

Mar 7, 2017: Kusal Mendis said a desire to raise his average and be considered among the best players in the world was behind his unbeaten 166 on the first day in Galle

Andrew Fidel Fernando in Galle

Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, 1st Test, Galle, 1st day

Mendis 166* headlines Sri Lanka dominance

Mar 7, 2017: Kusal Mendis's unbeaten 166 helped Sri Lanka to post a comfortable 321 for 4 on the first day in Galle

The Report by Andrew Fidel Fernando in Galle

Bangladesh in Sri Lanka 2016-17

Gunaratne, Dickwella named in Test squad

Feb 28, 2017: Batsmen Asela Gunaratne and Niroshan Dickwella have been named in Sri Lanka's squad for the two-Test series against Bangladesh

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka news

Coach Kuruppu lauds 'reluctant' schoolboy cricketer Gunaratne's growth

Feb 24, 2017: Asela Gunaratne has been described by his school-cricket coach Aubrey Kuruppu as a "confident" but "reluctant cricketer" in his youth

Sa'adi Thawfeeq

Australia v Sri Lanka, 3rd T20I, Adelaide

Dead rubber the last shot for makeshift home XI

Feb 21, 2017: Australia's makeshift XI are seeking a win in the Adelaide dead rubber, while Sri Lanka are hoping to remain unbeaten over the hosts in T20s down under

The Preview by Daniel Brettig

Australia v Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I, Geelong

'It was like we were playing in Sri Lanka' - Gunaratne

Feb 19, 2017: Asela Gunaratne, who struck 84 runs in a match-winning effort in Geelong, said the support Sri Lanka received during the first two T20s helped win the series

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Australia v Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I, Geelong

Gunaratne 84* caps stunning series win for Sri Lanka

Feb 19, 2017: The visitors needed 48 off the last three overs in a chase of 174, and they won with the last ball to take the series 2-0 with a match to play

The Report by Brydon Coverdale in Geelong

South Africa v Sri Lanka, 5th ODI, Centurion

Amla, de Kock tons lead SA to 5-0 and No. 1

Feb 10, 2017: South Africa rode a roaring 187-run first-wicket stand and two effortless centuries from their openers to a monumental 384 for 6 and, eventually, the No. 1 ODI ranking

The Report by Andrew Fidel Fernando

South Africa v Sri Lanka, 3rd T20I, Cape Town

The wicket everyone wanted and hat-trick of drops

Jan 25, 2017: Plays of the day from the deciding T20I between South Africa and Sri Lanka

Firdose Moonda at Newlands

Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Harare. 2nd day

Sri Lanka's fringe players make their mark

Nov 7, 2016: Though tours of Zimbabwe are potential banana skins for fringe players, Dhananjaya de Silva and Asela Gunaratne have put in clutch performances and made themselves hard to ignore

Tristan Holme in Harare

Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Harare. 2nd day

Chari, Ervine fifties lift hosts after SL's 504

Nov 7, 2016: An unbroken third-wicket stand of 109 between Brian Chari and Craig Ervine led Zimbabwe's recovery after tons from Dhananjaya de Silva and Asela Gunaratne hauled Sri Lanka to 504

The Report by Shashank Kishore
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