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Thilan Samaraweera

'Players these days are lucky - they don't get chewed out like we used to'

Apr 18, 2017: Thilan Samaraweera talks about the Lahore attack, copping a earful from Ranatunga, and finishing with a higher Test average than Aravinda

Interview by Andrew Fidel Fernando

Bangladesh in Sri Lanka, 2016-17

Good in Galle, great in Colombo

Mar 21, 2017: Our correspondent tucks into the joys Sri Lanka offers, and is on hand for an epic win for his team

Mohammad Isam

Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, 2nd Test, Colombo, 2nd day

'I think one rash shot made trouble for us' - Samaraweera

Mar 16, 2017: Bangladesh batting coach Thilan Samaraweera said he was "out of ideas" about why his team were collapsing so often, after yet another collection of soft dismissals pegged them back in the second Test

Mohammad Isam in Colombo

Bangladesh news

Samaraweera to stay on as batting coach

Nov 1, 2016: The BCB intends to extend Thilan Samaraweera's spell as Bangladesh batting consultant until next year's Champions Trophy

Mohammad Isam

Bangladesh news

Bangladesh have 'more belief' - Samaraweera

Sep 18, 2016: On his first day as Bangladesh's batting consultant, Thilan Samaraweera reunited with an old friend in Chandika Hathurusingha and was very pleased to see how far the team had come

Mohammad Isam

Bangladesh news

Samaraweera appointed Bangladesh batting consultant

Sep 2, 2016: Former Sri Lanka batsman Thilan Samaraweera has been appointed as Bangladesh batting consultant for the upcoming home series against England

Mohammad Isam

Australia news

Cricket Australia rope in Samaraweera as batting consultant

Jun 29, 2016: Former Sri Lanka batsman Thilan Samaraweera has been working with some Australia Test players ahead of their tour to Sri Lanka, in his brief consulting stint at Australia's National Cricket Centre in Brisbane

ESPNcricinfo staff

My First World Cup

The grizzled vet and the cocky kid

Jan 3, 2014: At 34, Thilan Samaraweera was desperate to add a World Cup appearance to his CV. He go his wish, and played in a final as well

Andrew Fidel Fernando

An administrative farce

Dec 27, 2013: The Sri Lankan board's continuing ineptness meant a paucity of Tests, alienation of senior players, and another cancelled T20 league

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Dhaka Premier Division 2013

Easy wins for Abahani and Mohammedan

Nov 3, 2013: A round-up of all the matches played in the Dhaka Premier Division on November 3, 2013

ESPNcricinfo staff

Worcestershire v Hampshire, New Road, 3rd day

Tomlinson a handful before the rain

Sep 13, 2013: Hampshire made the most of the 90 minutes of play possible on the third day of their rain-interrupted Division Two meeting with Worcestershire

ESPNcricinfo staff

Leicestershire v Worcs, Grace Road, 2nd day

Richardson hat-trick edges Worcs ahead

Aug 29, 2013: Alan Richardson's hat-trick and Thilan Samaraweera's 99 gave Worcestershire the edge against Leicestershire at Grace Road.

Gloucestershire v Worcestershire, Cheltenham, 3rd day

Gloucestershire struggle to shift Leach

Jul 19, 2013: Worcestershire's Joe Leach scored his maiden first-class hundred to hold up Gloucestershire's victory charge at Cheltenham

Worcestershire v Netherlands, YB40 Group A, New Road

Netherlands claim first scalp

Jun 16, 2013: Netherlands clinched their first Yorkshire Bank 40 victory of the season after beating Worcestershire by six wickets in a rain-affected match at New Road

Worcestershire v Northants, YB40 Group A, New Road

Drops prove costly for Worcestershire

May 26, 2013: A rapid half-century by Steven Crook gave Northamptonshire the platform to open their Yorkshire Bank 40 account for the season with a 42-run win

Worcestershire v Leicestershire, New Road, 2nd day

Samaraweera nears maiden ton

May 9, 2013: Thilan Samaraweera was on the brink of a first century for Worcestershire in the County Championship when rain wiped out nearly 60 overs on day two at New Road.

Worcestershire v Leicestershire, New Road, 1st day

Worcestershire build amid construction

May 8, 2013: Half-centuries by Matt Pardoe and Thilan Samaraweera took Worcestershire to 198 for 3 on a rain-shortened first day in their Division Two clash with Leicestershire at New Road

Thilan Samaraweera

'You get tougher and tougher living away from home'

Apr 24, 2013: Thilan Samaraweera reflects on his international career and looks ahead to an enriching county stint with Worcestershire

Tim Wigmore

Glamorgan v Worcestershire, Cardiff, 3rd day

Samaraweera holds up Glam

Apr 19, 2013: Glamorgan go into the final at the SWALEC Stadium as favourites to win but half-centuries from Thilan Samaraweera and Moeen Ali ensured Worcestershire would not lose by an innings.

Sri Lanka news

Samaraweera aims for county success

Mar 10, 2013: Thilan Samaraweera is looking to make a career with English county Worcestershire before he eventually quits the game

Sa'adi Thawfeeq
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