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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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Specials

    'No one gives us a chance in any tournament'

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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Blogs

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

Tillakaratne Dilshan rejoices after dismissing Mortaza
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Mashrafe Mortaza is stumped by Kumar Sangakkara
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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
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Kumar Sangakkara and Tillakaratne Dilshan shared an unbroken 210-run partnership
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