Sri Lanka

Tillakaratne Dilshan's unbeaten 161 off 146 set up Sri Lanka's 92-run win over Bangladesh in Melbourne
Tillakaratne Dilshan's unbeaten 161 off 146 set up Sri Lanka's 92-run win over Bangladesh in Melbourne © Getty Images


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Mahela Jayawardene on Sri Lanka's slow start, and their batsmen's struggles

    Drop-in pitches will nullify home advantage

Michael Bevan: Portable pitches in Australia tend to be benign, which will help subcontinent teams acclimatise quicker

    'Do you want to press charges against a Mr Jeff Thomson?'

The day Sri Lanka were bruised and broken by the Aussie tearaway in a World Cup game. By Ashley Mallett

The grizzled vet and the cocky kid

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

Wonder year

2014 in review: Scarcely believable Test wins, a world title, and a captain who turned into an assured leader - Sri Lanka's 2014 was seriously good

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The last of Sanga

Janaka Malwatta: Kumar Sangakkara has maintained excellent standards over a glittering career; a World Cup trophy would be a fitting send-off

A maverick with maturity

Janaka Malwatta: Tillakaratne Dilshan, one the few '90s era cricketers still around, is an entertainer who never backs down from a challenge

Sri Lanka need to trust their own

Janaka Malwatta: There's still a tendency to look overseas when it comes to picking the coach. Are there grounds for this?

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Sri Lanka team manager Michael de Zoysa isn't worried about the team playing their third match in eight days

Suranga Lakmal dives in an attempt to stop Mooen Ali's drive
Tillakaratne Dilshan rejoices after dismissing Mortaza
Mashrafe Mortaza is stumped by Kumar Sangakkara
Rangana Herath holds on to Mahmudullah's catch
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Suranga Lakmal is disappointed after Tillakaratne Dilshan put down Anamul Haque
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Angelo Mathews is delighted after removing Soumya Sarkar
Country Fixtures Country Results
Group A: Colts v Ragama at Colombo (Colts) - Feb 27-Mar 1
Colts 485/6d Ragama 220/2
Group B: Moors v SLPACC at Colombo (Moors) - Feb 27-Mar 1
Moors 180 & 62/1 SLPACC 229
Group A: Nondescripts v SL Air SC at Colombo (NCC) - Feb 27-Mar 1
Nondescripts 378 & 18/0 SL Air SC 190
Group B: Sinhalese v Chilaw at Colombo (RPS) - Feb 27-Mar 1
Chilaw 269 & 10/1 Sinhalese 278
Group B: SL Army v Col CC at Panagoda - Feb 27-Mar 1
Col CC 324 & 96/2 SL Army 220
Group A: Tamil Union v Bloomfield at Colombo (PSS) - Feb 27-Mar 1
Bloomfield 216 & 97/0 Tamil Union 179
22nd Match, Pool A: England v Sri Lanka at Wellington - Mar 1
England 79/2 (14.5/50 ov)
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