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9 Feb, 2017

By Theviyanthan Krishnamohan

Sri Lanka T20I squad: Lasith Malinga returns as Chandimal is dropped

Malinga, Kapugedera, Siriwardane and Shanaka return as Chandimal and Dhananjaya de Silva are dropped.

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24 Jun, 2016

How much of an impact does a coach have on his team?

Did the former great coaches of Sri Lanka enjoy a piggy back ride on some of Sri Lanka's greatest players?


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30 Jan, 2017

The selectors and the team management are the biggest culprits behind Sri Lanka’s struggles

Sri Lanka should stop thinking that certain players are be-all and end-all of the team and must look beyond them if they are to regain their pride in world cricket.

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2 Feb, 2017

VIDEO: Lakshan Sandakan outwits AB de Villiers with his chinaman

Sri Lanka's latest spin sensation dazzled the world's best batsman.

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3 Feb, 2017

VIDEO: Upul Chandana bowls Warne’s ball of the century

Sri Lanka's leg spinner bowls his version of 'the ball of the century'.

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4 Feb, 2017

Sri Lankan cricketers asked to remove their hair dye and piercings

A higher-ranking official from Sri Lanka Cricket has made a request to the players to observe 'decorum'.

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9 Feb, 2017

Sri Lanka T20I squad: Lasith Malinga returns as Chandimal is dropped

Malinga, Kapugedera, Siriwardane and Shanaka return as Chandimal and Dhananjaya de Silva are dropped.


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30 Jan, 2017

By Theviyanthan Krishnamohan

The selectors and the team management are the biggest culprits behind Sri Lanka’s struggles

Sri Lanka should stop thinking that certain players are be-all and end-all of the team and must look beyond them if they are to regain their pride in world cricket.

4 Jan, 2017

Sri Lanka’s chronic quandary over number three: What are the solutions?

Kusal Perera

3 Jan, 2017

Why Kusal Perera should not be blamed for his failure at number three

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8 Sep, 2016

Sri Lanka Cricket and the art of being retarded

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18 Jan, 2017

By Theviyanthan Krishnamohan

Sri Lanka’s Test batting woes: Why aggression is not the cause

Sri Lanka's tribulations with the bat in Tests are not due to their supposed 'aggression' but rather due to the absence of it.

Dinesh Chandimal

25 Aug, 2016

Are Chandimal’s innings a boon or a bane for Sri Lanka?

1 Jul, 2016

Is the Chandimal-Mathews partnership the architect of Sri Lanka’s defeats?

25 Jun, 2016

Why batting strategies are the reason behind Sri Lanka’s ODI woes

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31 Dec, 2016

By Theviyanthan Krishnamohan

When the tail wagged: Five times when tail-enders helped Sri Lanka win

When bowlers lost hope on their batsmen decided to win a match all by themselves.

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20 Dec, 2016

Five times when Sri Lankan batsmen gave bowlers an existential crisis

8 Dec, 2016

Seven Sri Lankan cricketers who represented Sri Lanka in another sport

4 Dec, 2016

Six Sri Lankans who could bat, bowl and keep wickets

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29 Nov, 2016

By Theviyanthan Krishnamohan

Who is Sri Lanka’s greatest match winner among batsmen in ODIs?

Only a handful of Sri Lankan batsmen have performed better in wins than in defeats.

3 Jan, 2016

Sri Lanka’s 2015 in Tests in Numbers

3 Dec, 2015

AIA Premier Limited Overs Tournament: Day Four in Numbers

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 Cricstories

17 Nov, 2016

By Theviyanthan Krishnamohan

Sri Lanka’s All-time T20 XI that played no T20I

Sri Lanka's all-time T20 XI from the pre-T20 era.

12 Nov, 2016

Knights of the Dawn: Ben Navaratne, a keeper Bradman wanted in his team

21 Jun, 2016

Alfred Holsinger- a Sri Lankan bowler who picked six wickets in six balls

9 Jun, 2016

A witty speech by the Late Lakshman Kadirgamar in 2004

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3 Feb, 2017

By Theviyanthan Krishnamohan

VIDEO: Upul Chandana bowls Warne’s ball of the century

Sri Lanka's leg spinner bowls his version of 'the ball of the century'.

2 Feb, 2017

VIDEO: Lakshan Sandakan outwits AB de Villiers with his chinaman

26 Jan, 2017

SATIRE:IOC strips Usain Bolt of a gold medal; awards it to Imran Tahir instead

19 Aug, 2016

SATIRE: A brutally honest speech by Thilanga Sumathipala during the post-match presentation ceremony

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30 Jan, 2017

The selectors and the team management are the biggest culprits behind Sri Lanka’s struggles

By Theviyanthan Krishnamohan

Towards the end of 2015, Niroshan Dickwella scores a century in a first-class fixture for Sri Lanka A in New Zealand, becomes the fifth highest run scorer in the...
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20 Dec, 2016

Five times when Sri Lankan batsmen gave bowlers an existential crisis

By Theviyanthan Krishnamohan

Sri Lanka has never been short of raucous batsmen who threatened many a bowler’s careers. From the likes of CI Gunasekara to the likes of Duleep Mendis, Aravinda de...
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2 Feb, 2017

VIDEO: Lakshan Sandakan outwits AB de Villiers with his chinaman

By Theviyanthan Krishnamohan

Sri Lanka’s new spinner, Laskshan Sandakan, picked up the wicket of arguably the best active batsman in world cricket with a ripper on the 1st of February, 2017 during...
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4 Dec, 2016

Six Sri Lankans who could bat, bowl and keep wickets

By Theviyanthan Krishnamohan

In cricket, the term all-rounder often refers to a player who can bat and bowl. However, there have been players who have pushed the scope of the definition to...
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8 Dec, 2016

Seven Sri Lankan cricketers who represented Sri Lanka in another sport

By Theviyanthan Krishnamohan

While representing a nation in so much as one sport is a cause for profound pride, there have been players whose transcendental corporal virtuosities have helped them quixotically push...
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3 Jan, 2017

Why Kusal Perera should not be blamed for his failure at number three

By Theviyanthan Krishnamohan

Let us get this straight: Kusal Perera was never supposed to be an opening batsman or a number three in tests. He, since his debut, was expected to perform...
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3 Feb, 2017

VIDEO: Upul Chandana bowls Warne’s ball of the century

By Theviyanthan Krishnamohan

Sri Lanka’s leg-spinning all-rounder Upul Chandana’s service to his country is often underrated. He was a vital cog in Sri Lanka’s ODI setup for a very long time offering excellent...
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18 Jan, 2017

Sri Lanka’s Test batting woes: Why aggression is not the cause

By Theviyanthan Krishnamohan

Batting collapses in overseas Test series are nothing new to Sri Lanka. It has been happening for a very long time. Even though the absence of both Sangakkara and...
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4 Jan, 2017

Sri Lanka’s chronic quandary over number three: What are the solutions?

By Theviyanthan Krishnamohan

Sri Lanka has struggled to find a batsman who could make the number three position in the team his own ever since the retirement of Kumar Sangakkara. The team...
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31 Dec, 2016

When the tail wagged: Five times when tail-enders helped Sri Lanka win

By Theviyanthan Krishnamohan

The runs that the tail makes are always decisive. From forming a rear guard to eke out a draw to frustrating the bowlers after they having done all the...
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4 Feb, 2017

Sri Lankan cricketers asked to remove their hair dye and piercings

By Theviyanthan Krishnamohan

All members of the Sri Lankan cricket team have been asked to refrain from dying their hair and wearing piercings by a top Sri Lanka Cricket official, according to...
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9 Feb, 2017

Sri Lanka T20I squad: Lasith Malinga returns as Chandimal is dropped

By Theviyanthan Krishnamohan

Veteran fast bowler Lasith Malinga is set to make his comeback to international cricket following his year-long injury layoff as he has been deemed fit to be a part...
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26 Jan, 2017

SATIRE:IOC strips Usain Bolt of a gold medal; awards it to Imran Tahir instead

By Theviyanthan Krishnamohan

The International Olympic Committee has stripped Usain Bolt of the gold medal he won in the 4x100m relay in the 2008 Olympics following his teammate Nesta Carter’s failure in...
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1 Feb, 2017

Australia names a new look squad for Sri Lanka T20Is

By Theviyanthan Krishnamohan

Australia has named a fresh-looking squad that includes four uncapped players for the three-match T20I series versus Sri Lanka. The team that will be led by Aaron Finch, misses...
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30 Jan, 2017

The selectors and the team management are the biggest culprits behind Sri Lanka’s struggles

Sri Lanka should stop thinking that certain players are be-all and end-all of the team and must look beyond them if they are to regain their pride in world cricket.

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26 Jan, 2017

SATIRE:IOC strips Usain Bolt of a gold medal; awards it to Imran Tahir instead

Tahir has impressed IOC with his sprinting skills.

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18 Jan, 2017

Sri Lanka’s Test batting woes: Why aggression is not the cause

Sri Lanka's tribulations with the bat in Tests are not due to their supposed 'aggression' but rather due to the absence of it.

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4 Jan, 2017

Sri Lanka’s chronic quandary over number three: What are the solutions?

Sri Lanka can either replace Kusal Perera with a new number three or promote Kusal Mendis at the risk of it having a domino effect on the positions of other batsmen.

Kusal Perera
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3 Jan, 2017

Why Kusal Perera should not be blamed for his failure at number three

Perera wasn’t reckless. Instead, he was a victim of his circumstances.

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31 Dec, 2016

When the tail wagged: Five times when tail-enders helped Sri Lanka win

When bowlers lost hope on their batsmen decided to win a match all by themselves.

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20 Dec, 2016

Five times when Sri Lankan batsmen gave bowlers an existential crisis

Some of these bowlers never played cricket again; some of them started bowling spin even though they were fast bowlers.

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8 Dec, 2016

Seven Sri Lankan cricketers who represented Sri Lanka in another sport

A slideshow of Sri Lanka's cricketing double internationals.

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4 Dec, 2016

Six Sri Lankans who could bat, bowl and keep wickets

A list of Sri Lankan cricketers who were multidisciplined.

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1 Dec, 2016

Dialog Cricket Awards 2016: List of award winners

Angelo Mathews wins three awards.

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1 Dec, 2016

Wasim Akram to mentor the Sri Lankan team before the tour of South Africa

Wasim Akram will conduct a full day coaching clinic on the 1st of December, 2016.

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29 Nov, 2016

Who is Sri Lanka’s greatest match winner among batsmen in ODIs?

Only a handful of Sri Lankan batsmen have performed better in wins than in defeats.

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22 Nov, 2016

Suranga Lakmal fined for violating the spirit of the game

Suranga Lakmal has been docked 50% of his match fee for acting against the spirit of cricket.

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18 Nov, 2016

Mahela Jayawardena appointed the Head Coach of Mumbai Indians

Mahela Jayawardena is set to become the head coach of Mumbai Indians.

17 Nov, 2016

Sri Lanka’s All-time T20 XI that played no T20I

Sri Lanka's all-time T20 XI from the pre-T20 era.