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Sri Lanka v West Indies, 2nd ODI, Colombo

Kusal, Thirimanne lead Sri Lanka to series win

Nov 4, 2015: Kusal Perera struck a 99 lit up by flashes of aggression, but tempered by maturity, while Lahiru Thirimanne stroked a serene 81 not out, as Sri Lanka made light work of a revised target of 225 in the second ODI against West Indies

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka news

Mathews cleans up at SLC Awards

Oct 19, 2015: Angelo Mathews' excellent form with the bat and consistent performances with the ball, have earned him four major Sri Lanka Cricket awards

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka v India, 3rd Test, SSC

Sri Lanka fret over batting order

Aug 27, 2015: Angelo Mathews has confirmed Upul Tharanga will take Kumar Sangakkara's place, but said the team management was 'giving the batting order a bit more thought'

Andrew Fidel Fernando at SSC


Fifty in a flash

Jul 16, 2015: Kushal Perera scored a fifty off 17 balls in the second ODI in Pallekele. How much do you know about batsmen who are quick to the first major milestone in an innings?

SL v Pak, 2nd ODI, Pallekele

Kusal matches idol Jayasuriya

Jul 15, 2015: Stats highlights from the second ODI between Sri Lanka and Pakistan in Pallekele

Shiva Jayaraman

Sri Lanka cricket

Patient Kusal cracks consistency code

Jun 1, 2015: Inconsistency is perhaps what separates the otherwise indistinguishable Kusal Perera from Sanath Jayasuriya, but the batsman's recent form seems to have put him back on track

Sa'adi Thawfeeq

Sri Lanka news

Kaluwitharana bets big on young SL trio

Jun 1, 2015: Sri Lanka A coach Romesh Kaluwitharana felt Kithuruwan Vithanage, Kusal Perera and Ashan Priyanjan were ready to take the next step towards nailing down their places in the senior team

Sa'adi Thawfeeq

SL A v Pak A, 3rd Unofficial Test, Dambulla

Vithanage, Perera tons in drawn game

May 23, 2015: Kithuruwan Vithanage and Kusal Perera struck centuries as Sri Lanka A drew the third and final unofficial Test against Pakistan A in Dambulla

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Sri Lanka A v Pakistan A, 3rd unofficial Test, Dambulla, 1st day

Perera, Tharaka fifties revive SL A to 273

May 20, 2015: Kusal Perera and Nisala Tharaka made half-centuries to help Sri Lanka A recover from 100 for 6 against Pakistan A on the first day of the third and final unofficial Test in Dambulla

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SL A v Pakistan A, 1st unofficial Test, Colombo

Kusal, Gunaratne revive Sri Lanka A

May 8, 2015: Kusal Perera and Asela Gunaratne's 198-run sixth-wicket stand remained unbroken and revived Sri Lanka A's innings on the third day of the first unofficial Test against Pakistan A

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SL A v Pak A, 3rd ODI, Colombo

Mukhtar 96 guides Pakistan A to consolation win

May 2, 2015: Mukhtar Ahmed's 96 and Fawad Alam's unbeaten 76 guided Pakistan A to a consolation win over Sri Lanka A to finish the three-match series 2-1

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Sri Lanka A v Pakistan A, 2nd unofficial ODI, Hambantota

Kusal, Kaushal seal series for Sri Lanka A

Apr 29, 2015: A three-wicket haul from Tharindhu Kaushal and a run-a-ball 110 from Kusal Perera helped Sri Lanka A beat Pakistan A by seven runs and gain an unassailable 2-0 series lead

ESPNcricinfo staff

World Cup 2015: 2015

Chandimal ruled out of World Cup

Mar 10, 2015: Dinesh Chandimal has been ruled out of the World Cup due to the hamstring strain he suffered in Sunday's match against Australia

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka in New Zealand 2014-15

Kusal left out for NZ tour; Kulasekara recalled

Dec 30, 2014: Kusal Perera has been omitted from Sri Lanka's squad for the one-day series against New Zealand, as they continue to search for a stable opening pair, while seamer Nuwan Kulasekara has been recalled

ESPNcricinfo staff

Sri Lanka v England, 6th ODI, Pallekele

'Opening spots are still open' - Mathews

Dec 12, 2014: With Sri Lanka having been expected to wrap up the series handily, Angelo Mathews and the selectors had hoped to don their white coats and put World Cup hopefuls under the microscope in low-pressure matches towards the back end of the tour

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka v England, 4th ODI, Colombo

Mathews happy to spin the wheel on Kusal

Dec 6, 2014: As controversy surrounding James Packer's proposed casino venture in Sri Lanka settles into the background of presidential election campaigns, the nation's cricketers have been conducting some risky business of their own

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka v England, 1st ODI, Colombo

A tonic for Sri Lanka's top order

Nov 26, 2014: Though a strong argument remains that Mahela Jayawardene and Tillakaratne Dilshan are Sri Lanka's best opening pair, a consistent Kusal Perera is vital to the batsmen maintaining their present positions

Andrew Fidel Fernando in Colombo

Sri Lanka v England, 1st ODI, Colombo

Cook's DRS double-take

Nov 26, 2014: ESPNcricinfo picks the plays of the day from the opening ODI

Andrew Fidel Fernando and Alan Gardner in Colombo

Sri Lanka v England, 1st ODI, Colombo

Sri Lanka hold on despite Moeen and Bopara

Nov 26, 2014: Moeen Ali produced an abundant one-day innings to raise horizons and rouse spirits, but it will take more than a one-man masterclass, however brilliant, to turn England into fancied World Cup contenders

The Report by David Hopps

England in Sri Lanka 2014-15

The six yet to cement their World Cup tickets

Nov 25, 2014: ESPNcricinfo selects six players with World Cup places to prove

Andrew Fidel Fernando and Alan Gardner
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