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Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Pallekele

Quality cricket marks compelling series

Jul 7, 2015: Sri Lanka and Pakistan have always engaged each other in flavourful cricket. With Yasir Shah and Younis Khan leading the list of compelling performances, this series was no different

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 2nd Test, Colombo, 4th day

Prasad 2.0, up and running

Jun 28, 2015: Injuries have been a regular occurrence throughout his career, but each time, Prasad has come out stronger. Now fit and firing, he gives Sri Lanka what they have often missed in the recent past - a fast bowler with attitude

Andrew Fidel Fernando in Colombo

Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 1st Test, Galle, 3rd day

Silva, Prasad put Sri Lanka in charge

Jun 19, 2015: Sri Lanka took control of the Galle Test, reducing Pakistan to 118 for 5 at stumps on the third day and left them facing a steep climb on a pitch with plenty of help for the spinners

The Report by Karthik Krishnaswamy

World Cup 2015

Chameera picked to replace Prasad

Feb 9, 2015: Dushmantha Chameera, the 23-year-old right-arm seamer, has been named as the replacement for Dhammika Prasad in Sri Lanka's World Cup squad

ESPNcricinfo staff

World Cup 2015 news

Injured Dhammika Prasad out of World Cup

Feb 7, 2015: Dhammika Prasad has been ruled out of the World Cup after suffering a fractured hand at training on Saturday, two days prior to Sri Lanka's first warm-up encounter

Andrew Fidel Fernando

New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 6th ODI, Dunedin

Unavailable DRS leaves SL fuming

Jan 25, 2015: Technical malfunction prevented Sri Lanka from reviewing an lbw decision against Martin Guptill in the fourth over of the sixth ODI in Dunedin, causing significant displeasure among the fielding team

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka in New Zealand 2014-15

Positives for SL amid inconsistent performances

Jan 8, 2015: ESPNcricinfo rates the Sri Lanka performance from the Test series against New Zealand

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka in New Zealand 2014-15

Vaas believes SL pace quintet can thrive in NZ

Dec 23, 2014: Bowling coach Chaminda Vaas believes that Sri Lanka's pace quintet can thrive in New Zealand conditions

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka v England, 3rd ODI, Hambantota

Sangakkara's nifty footwork, Prasad's bad footwork

Dec 3, 2014: ESPNcricinfo presents the plays of the day from the third one-day international as England register a win

Andrew Fidel Fernando and Alan Gardner in Colombo

England v Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI, Colombo

Cook's gift to Dilshan

Nov 29, 2014: ESPNcricinfo presents the plays of the day from the second ODI in Colombo

Alan Gardner and Andrew Fidel Fernando in Colombo

Sri Lanka in India 2014-15

Sri Lanka shuffle squad for final two ODIs

Nov 8, 2014: Four Sri Lanka players, including Kumar Sangakkara, will be replaced in the squad for the two final ODIs against India, as the selectors seek to test fringe players with the World Cup on the horizon

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka in India 2014-15

Opening slot and fielding concerns for SL

Oct 31, 2014: Five questions for Sri Lanka before the ODI series against India

Andrew Fidel Fernando

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

England v Sri Lanka, 2nd Investec Test, Headingley, 4th day

Mathews, Prasad set up Sri Lanka for famous win

Jun 23, 2014: Sri Lanka have never won a Test series in England, but they are closing in on a magnificent achievement after their captain, Angelo Mathews, with a brilliant domineering hundred

The Report by David Hopps

Northants v Sri Lankans, Tour match, Wantage Road, 4th day

SL buoyant despite Keogh resistance

Jun 8, 2014: Sri Lanka will head into the first Test at Lord's generally fortified in their hopes of scalping England at home for the third series in a row and a little wiser about their starting line-up

Alan Gardner at Wantage Road

Northants v Sri Lankans, Tour match, Northampton, 2nd day

Sri Lanka pacemen vie for Test place

Jun 6, 2014: The Sri Lankans continued to do much as they pleased against Northamptonshire.

Andrew McGlashan at Wantage Road

Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI, Mirpur

Sri Lanka complete whitewash after Kusal ton

Feb 22, 2014: The 3-0 win was just reward for their ability to turn corners, even in the direst situations as they showed in the first two ODIs

The Report by Mohammad Isam

Australia v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, MCG, 3rd day

Sri Lanka flee from credibility

Dec 28, 2012: Third-heaviest defeat born out of a performance that resembled a collapsing circus tent

Andrew Fernando at the MCG

Sri Lanka v England, 2nd Test, Colombo, 3rd day

Hard work ahead - Ford

Apr 5, 2012: Sri Lanka coach Graham Ford said they have a lot of hard work to do in the next two days of the second test after England built a first innings lead of 185 and put the pressure back on the home team.

Sa'adi Thawfeeq in Colombo

Australia v Sri Lanka, CB Series 1st final, Brisbane

Unlikely trio give Australia scare

Mar 4, 2012: The fight that Upul Tharanga, Nuwan Kulasekara and Dhammika Prasad showed in Brisbane has let Australia know that the finals are not over. Sri Lanka are enjoying their tour and won't want it to end in defeat

Sidharth Monga at the Gabba
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