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'Positive' Sangakkara has 'no fears' about Lanka's future as team in 'great hands'  Mar 19, 11:28 am
Johannesburg, Mar 19 (ANI): Sri Lanka cricket great Kumar Sangakkara has claimed that he is positive about the future of the team and believes that the team is in great hands, after the wicketkeeper batsman bowed out of ODIs following a World Cup quarterfinal defeat by South Africa.
Sri Lanka cricket team arrives for ODI series  Oct 31, 9:48 pm
Bhubaneswar, Oct.31 (ANI): The Sri Lankan cricket team on Friday arrived in India to play a five-match One Day International (ODI) series against the hosts.
Atapattu says winning WC is 'morale high' Lanka's focus   Sep 27, 11:46 am
Johannesburg, Sep 27 (ANI): Sri Lanka cricket team's new coach Marvan Atapattu has revealed that the World Cup is their focus, as he targeted more success for the reigning Twenty20 champions in next year's 50-over tournament.
Lanka allows 'suspended' off-spinner Senanayake to play domestic cricket  Sep 26, 10:11 am
Johannesburg, Sep 26 (ANI): Sri Lanka revealed on Thursday that it would allow suspended off-spinner Sachithra Senanayake to play domestic cricket as he is making good progress in remedying his bowling action.
Malinga prefers IPL over domestic cricket  Jul 30, 12:30 pm
Johannesburg, July 30 (ANI): Sir Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga said to his country's cricket chiefs that he would choose to play for his IPL team instead of Sri Lanka's Southern Express in the Champions League T20.
Sri Lanka's off spinner Sachithra Senanayake banned from international cricket  Jul 13, 5:25 pm
Joahnnesburg, July 13 (ANI): Sri Lanka's off-spinner Sachithra Senanayake has reportedly been banned from international cricket after his bowling action against England was proved illegal by the International Cricket Council (ICC).
Amla pleased with 79-ball century during warm-up match against Sri Lanka  Jul 4, 11:20 am
Johannesburg, July 04 (ANI): South Africa Test captain Hashim Amla is pleased with is 79-ball century that laid the platform for the squad's 108-run win against a Sri Lanka Cricket Board President's XI in Moratuwa on Thursday.
PCB expects no positive news from Sri Lanka Cricket this year: Sethi  Jun 17, 4:36 pm
Karachi, June 17 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Najam Sethi has revealed that he is not expecting any positive news from Sri Lanka Cricket this year on their tour of Pakistan.
Russel Arnold says more threatening Senanayake becomes more rumours of 'action' emerge  Jun 3, 2:00 pm
Karachi, June 03 (ANI): Former Sri Lanka cricketer Russel Arnold has said that the more threatening Sachithra Senanayake becomes the more rumours one hears in light of the off-spinner being reported to the International Cricket Council (ICC) over suspected illegal bowling action.
SLC appoints Marvan Atapattu as interim head coach of Sri Lanka  Apr 26, 11:31 am
Johannesburg, Apr 26 (ANI): The Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has reportedly appointed former captain Marvan Atapattu as the interim head coach of the team following the resignation of Paul Farbrace from the position after just four months of joining.
SLC offers Sri Lanka squad mln-dollar bonus if they win World T20   Apr 6, 10:52 am
Karachi, Apr. 06 (ANI): Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) board has reportedly revealed that their T20 national team would be handed a million dollar bonus if they can shake off their reputation of chokers in the final of the World Twenty20 on Sunday.
Sri Lanka announces planned journey for Proteas tour of Sri Lanka in July  Mar 23, 9:34 am
Johannesburg, Mar. 23 (ANI): The Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) board has reportedly announced their planned journey for the South Africa squad's tour of Sri Lanka in July, which will consist of two Test matches and three ODIs.
Ranatunga slams SLC for capitulating to ICC's 'reforms' for 'Big Three'  Mar 8, 10:52 am
Karachi, Mar 8 (ANI): Former Sri Lankan captain Arjuna Ranatunga has slammed Sri Lanka Cricket's (SLC) stance on the Big Three- India, Australia and England, and said that it could have an adverse impact in the longer run.
Sri Lanka supports ICC `restructure` decision   Feb 19, 8:52 am
Johannesburg, Feb 19 (ANI): Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has reportedly decided to support the International Cricket Council (ICC) decision, which gives greater power to India, England and Australia in the governing body.
Ashraf to hold separate meetings with South Africa, Sri Lanka for unified stance against 'Big Three'  Feb 7, 10:29 am
Karachi, Feb 7 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Zaka Ashraf has said he will hold a separate meeting with Cricket South Africa (CSA) and Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) in order to present a unified stance over 'Big Three' ICC revamp plan.
Sri Lanka unanimously opposes ICC reforms  Feb 6, 8:52 am
Colombo, Feb.6 (ANI): The Executive Committee of Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has decided to unanimously reject the International Cricket Council's (ICC) revised working group proposals.
Sri Lanka board refrains from confirming Bangladesh tour over `security fears`   Jan 10, 8:56 am
Karachi, Jan 10 (ANI): Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has reportedly refrained from confirming their scheduled tour of Bangladesh, where they are set to play two Tests, two Twenty20s and three ODIs, starting from January 27.
Sri Lanka Cricket says team ready to tour Pak if 'decent' security guaranteed  Dec 22, 12:27 pm
Karachi, Dec 22 (ANI): Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has said that the team is willing to tour Pakistan in the near future if 'decent' security arrangements are guaranteed, following the attack on the Sri Lanka team bus in 2009, which stripped Pakistan of its right to host international matches.
Ex-team manager says Sri Lanka Cricket elections 'politically manipulated'  Oct 30, 3:37 pm
Colombo, Oct 30 (ANI): The former team manager of the Sri Lankan cricket team Charith Senanayake has reportedly alleged that this year's Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) elections have been 'politically influenced and manipulated'.
Sri Lankan opener Tillakaratne Dilshan to announce retirement from Test cricket  Oct 9, 2:41 pm
Johannesburg, Oct 9 (ANI): Sri Lankan cricketer Tillakaratne Dilshan will officially announce his retirement from Test cricket on Thursday to allow the nation to groom another youngster in his place, according to Sri Lanka Cricket.
Sangakkara slams SLC for dithering over his IPL fate   Aug 30, 11:18 am
Colombo, Aug 30 (ANI): Sri Lankan player Kumar Sangakkara has said that his decision to play for Kandurata Maroons in the Champions League, over the IPL franchise Sunrisers Hyderabad, was not influenced by Sri Lanka Cricket and blamed officials for mishandling the situation.
Sri Lanka to assist probe in Indian cricket scandal   May 29, 5:07 pm
Colombo, May 29 (Xinhua-ANI): The Sri Lanka Cricket Board said on Wednesday it is ready to assist investigations into claims that Indian bookies may have been involved with a tournament held in Sri Lanka last year.
Malinga to face SLC inquiry on 'unfriendly' behaviour with media over contract row  Mar 6, 10:43 am
Islamabad, Mar 6 (ANI): Sri Lanka's Twenty20 vice-captain Lasith Malinga is set to face a behavioural inquiry by the Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) after he had exchanged unfriendly words with the media during the recent contract dispute crisis of Sri Lankan players with the SLC.
SL cricketers drop pay demand, pave way to play against B'desh in upcoming series  Mar 4, 3:14 pm
Karachi, Mar. 4 (ANI): Sri Lanka's national cricketers have dropped a controversial pay demand, clearing the way for them to play against Bangladesh in a forthcoming series.
PCB to present ICC with 'improved security' plan  Feb 11, 12:09 pm
Islamabad, Feb 11 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) would be making a presentation to the International Cricket Council (ICC), focusing on the improved security in Pakistan since the 2009 terror attack on the Sri Lanka cricket team.