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Big Bash League 2016-17

Thisara Perera and Tymal Mills sign with BBL

Jan 6, 2017: Sri Lanka allrounder Thisara Perera and England pacer Tymal Mills are the latest additions to the Big Bash League 2016-17, coming in for the Melbourne Renegades and the Brisbane Heat respectively

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BPL 2016-17

All-round Perera studs Barisal win

Nov 11, 2016: Seventeen runs in the 17th over took Barisal Bulls home in an otherwise balanced contest, leaving Comilla Victorians winless in the tournament

Mohammad Isam

Sri Lanka v Australia, 2nd ODI, Colombo

Perera fined, Starc reprimanded for breaching ICC Code of Conduct

Aug 25, 2016: Sri Lanka allrounder Thisara Perera was fined 15% of his match fee while Australia fast bowler Mitchell Starc received an official reprimand for breaching the ICC Code of Conduct in separate incidents during the second ODI in Colombo

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Pak A v SL A, England tri-series

Jaahid, Azam star in Pakistan A's four-wicket win

Jul 23, 2016: A 139-run third-wicket partnership between opener Jaahid Ali and captain Babar Azam set up a four-wicket win for Pakistan A over Sri Lanka A in Northampton

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Sri Lanka in New Zealand 2015-16

Kulasekara replaces Prasad in ODI squad

Dec 18, 2015: Nuwan Kulasekara has replaced the injured Dhammika Prasad in Sri Lanka's squad for the ODI series in New Zealand, which begins on December 26

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Rangpur Riders v Chittagong Vikings, BPL, Mirpur

Misbah trumps Amir in Rangpur's last-ball win

Nov 22, 2015: Mohammad Amir claimed career-best T20 figures on his BPL debut but he was unable to prevent Rangpur Riders from winning off the last ball, by two wickets, in the tournament opener against Chittagong Vikings

The Report by Mohammad Isam

West Indies in Sri Lanka 2015-16

Thisara back, but Sri Lanka T20 squad focus on youth

Nov 5, 2015: Rookie bowlers Binura Fernando and Jeffrey Vandersay, as well as allrounder Shehan Jayasuriya, find places in Sri Lanka's squad for the West Indies T20s

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Kings XI Punjab v Rajasthan Royals, IPL 2015, Pune

T20 leagues offer great learning opportunities - Thisara

Apr 9, 2015: Thisara Perera has said he likes playing T20 cricket around the world, but was also hoping to find a way back into Sri Lanka's Test side

Arun Venugopal

Australia v Sri Lanka, World Cup 2015, Group A, Sydney

Three pairs of fours, and Maxwell's moment of truth

Mar 8, 2015: Plays of the day from the game between Australia and Sri Lanka in Sydney

Andrew Fidel Fernando, Daniel Brettig and Jarrod Kimber

World Cup 2015: Sri Lanka

Thisara seeks bowling mojo at 'lucky' MCG

Feb 24, 2015: The past year has seen Thisara Perera vacillate between extremes of performance. The challenge to him, as for his team, is to rediscover the powers that saw them burn so brightly in parts of 2014

Andrew Fidel Fernando

World Cup 2015

Thisara important to team balance - Mahela

Feb 21, 2015: Mahela Jayawardene has marked out allrounder Thisara Perera as a key man in Sri Lanka's World Cup campaign, labelling him a "match-winner" and a player that can bring balance to the XI

Andrew Fidel Fernando in Dunedin

'No one gives us any chance in any tournament'

Feb 21, 2015: Mahela Jayawardene talks about Sri Lanka's struggles so far in the World Cup, and why their batsmen take as long to bloom as they do

Interview by Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka v England, 1st ODI, Colombo

Dilshan, Thisara fined for Level 1 breaches

Nov 27, 2014: Tillakaratne Dilshan has been fined 25 per cent of his match fee for excessive appealing during the first ODI against England, while Thisara Perera has been fined 20 per cent of his match fee for a separate incident

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Kings XI Punjab v Hobart Hurricanes, CLT20, Group B, Mohali

Kings XI show batting depth in victory

Sep 18, 2014: Making his debut for Kings XI Punjab, Thisara Perera was the match-winner with ball and bat in a five-wicket win over Hobart Hurricanes

The Report by Karthik Krishnaswamy

Sri Lanka news

Jayasuriya outlines key role for Thisara Perera

Aug 31, 2014: Sanath Jayasuriya praised allrounder Thisara Perera for his comeback to ODI cricket and said that he could fill the important role of a fast-bowling allrounder for Sri Lanka in the lead to the World Cup

Sa'adi Thawfeeq

Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 3rd ODI, Dambulla

Thisara will be major part of World Cup squad - Mathews

Aug 30, 2014: For months Sri Lanka's selectors and captain have been speaking of developing pace stocks for the World Cup, and they appear to have lurched closer to that goal in the series against Pakistan

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 3rd ODI, Dambulla

Sri Lanka seamers rout Pakistan to seal series win

Aug 30, 2014: Pakistan's batsmen simply didn't show up for the series decider, as Sri Lanka shot them out for 102 before chasing down their target in 18.2 overs

The Report by Karthik Krishnaswamy

Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 2nd ODI, Hambantota

Mathews - 0 hundreds, 22 fifties

Aug 26, 2014: A stats review of the second ODI between Sri Lanka and Pakistan at Hambantota

Bishen Jeswant

Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 2nd ODI, Hambantota

Sri Lanka defend 310 to square series

Aug 26, 2014: After half-centuries from Angelo Mathews, Mahela Jayawardene and Thisara Perera lifted Sri Lanka to 310, the spinners throttled Pakistan's chase

The Report by Siddarth Ravindran

Sri Lanka Cricket Board President's XI v Pakistanis, Moratuwa

All-round Thisara powers President's XI win

Aug 20, 2014: Thisara Perera struck a brisk half-century and then took two wickets to help Sri Lanka Cricket Board President's XI beat Pakistanis by 13 runs according to the D/L method

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