Showing 1-20 Previous pagePrevious Next Next page

South Africa in Sri Lanka 2014

Tharanga recalled for South Africa Tests

Jul 12, 2014: Sri Lanka opener Upul Tharanga, who last played a Test in 2007, has been recalled to the Test squad for the South Africa series

Andrew Fidel Fernando

South Africa in Sri Lanka 2014

Tharanga, Vithanage in SL ODI squad

Jul 2, 2014: Sri Lanka have recalled batsmen Kithuruwan Vithanage and Upul Tharanga in their 16-man squad for the first two ODIs against South Africa in July

ESPNcricinfo staff

Sri Lanka A in England and Ireland 2014

Tharanga to lead Sri Lanka A in England

Jun 25, 2014: Upul Tharanga, who has been in and out of the Sri Lanka limited-overs outfit, was named captain of a 16-man A squad which tours England and Ireland in July

ESPNcricinfo staff

Premier League Tournament, Super Eights

Nondescripts take title despite rain-hit draw

Apr 6, 2014: A round-up of the Premier League Tournament Super Eight matches that finished on April 6, 2014

ESPNcricinfo staff

SL A v England Lions, 3rd unofficial Test, Colombo, 2nd day

Woakes and Tharanga share tons

Feb 27, 2014: Sri Lanka A's hopes of levelling the series diminished on Thursday, after England Lions had added a further 159 runs, but for Upul Tharanga and Suraj Randiv, the second day brought their possible return to the tips of the Test team

Andrew Fidel Fernando in Colombo

Sri Lanka A v England Lions, 2nd unofficial Test, Dambulla, 4th day

Karunaratne, Tharanga tons secure draw

Feb 22, 2014: There was no Dambulla dustbowl on the final day and the only deterioration was on the forehead of England Lions captain Chris Woakes

Alex Winter in Dambulla

Board XI v Sri Lanka A, 2nd practice match

SL A steal tight win despite Jayawardene 96

Nov 7, 2013: Mahela Jayawardene confirmed his fine touch ahead of New Zealand's limited-overs tour of Sri Lanka with an 88-ball 96, but could not prevent a tense last-ball win for Sri Lanka A against a Board XI

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Kandurata Maroons v Otago Volts, CLT20 qualifier, Mohali

Ten Doeschate stars as Otago make it two in two

Sep 18, 2013: Ryan ten Doeschate's bruising 64 from 32 broke the back of a mediocre Kandurata Maroons total, and all but secured Otago Volts' place in the Champions League proper

The Report by Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka v South Africa, 3rd ODI, Pallekele

Inconsistency haunts Tharanga...again

Jul 27, 2013: Some days, Upul Tharanga bats so well, his innings seem like a dream. Other times, he falls asleep at the crease. It is a vacillating pattern he must arrest immediately, with the team's batting future at stake

Andrew Fidel Fernando in Pallekele

India v Sri Lanka, tri-series, Kingston

India given 'reality check' - Kohli

Jul 3, 2013: Sri Lanka inflicted a number of statistical wounds on India during their bonus-point victory at Sabina Park, a result Virat Kohli called a "reality check" for his side

ESPNcricinfo staff

Rest of Sri Lanka v SLC Combined XI

Tharanga century leads Rest of Sri Lanka to victory

May 17, 2013: Upul Tharanga's 102, along with Chamara Kapugedara's 49, helped set the platform for a Rest of Sri Lanka win over SLC Combined XI with three wickets in hand, and two balls to spare

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Premier League Tournament 2012-13

NCC, SL Army dominant after second round

Feb 12, 2013: Sri Lanka Army and Nondescripts Cricket Club top Group A and Group B after two rounds of the Premier League Tournament

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 5th ODI, Hambantota

Sri Lanka 3, Rain 2, New Zealand 0

Nov 12, 2012: Rain robbed New Zealand's best chance of sneaking in a win in a one-sided series, after they restricted Sri Lanka to 123 for 8 in Hambantota

The Report by Kanishkaa Balachandran

Champions League T20 news

Injured Dwayne Bravo, Tharanga out of Champions League

Oct 9, 2012: Chennai Super Kings will be without Dwayne Bravo and S Anirudha due to injuries in the Champions League

ESPNcricinfo staff

Uva v Basnahira, SLPL, Colombo

Fernando, Tharanga star in clinical win for Uva

Aug 12, 2012: A measured 65 not out from Upul Tharanga and a five-wicket haul by Dilhara Fernando took Uva Next to an eight-wicket win over Basnahira Cricket Dundee at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo

Andrew Fernando at the R Premadasa Stadium

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

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

Warner sets up 15-run victory

Mar 4, 2012: David Warner chose a fine time to awaken from his one-day international slumber. His first ODI century set up a 15-run victory in the first final for Australia, in Brisbane

The Report by Brydon Coverdale

South Africa v Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI, East London

Duminy, Amla take SA to five-wicket win

Jan 14, 2012: Sri Lanka's batting turned up on a slow East London pitch after the no-show in Paarl, but a scratchy performance was not enough to push South Africa

The Report by Abhishek Purohit

Premier Limited Over Tournament 2011-12

Nondescripts clinch Premier Tier A limited-overs title

Dec 18, 2011: A round-up of the two finals of the Premier Limited Over Tournament in Sri Lanka 2011-12

Sa'adi Thawfeeq

Pakistan v Sri Lanka 2011-12

Tharanga and Fernando in ODI squad

Nov 1, 2011: Opener Upal Tharanga and fast bowlers Dilhara Fernando and Lasith Malinga have been included in Sri Lanka's 15-man squad for the one-day series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates

ESPNcricinfo staff
Showing 1-20 Previous pagePrevious Next Next page

Top

News | Features Last 3 days
News | Features Last 3 days