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Ajmal keen to 'shine' in County Championship to prepare for 2015 World Cup  Apr 18, 10:52 am
Karachi, Apr 18 (ANI): Veteran Pakistani off-spinner Saeed Ajmal is reportedly set to make a positive impact during his county stint in Worcestershire in the County Championship Division-II in order to make up for his poor performance in the World Twenty20.
Proteas quick Tsotsobe successfully undergoes ankle operation  Apr 18, 8:50 am
Johannesburg, Apr 18 (ANI): South African fast bowler Lonwabo Tsotsobe has reportedly successfully undergone an ankle operation.
Rogers backs Oz-born 'wonderboy' Robson to play for England this summer  Apr 17, 11:49 am
Sydney, Apr. 17 (ANI): Australian Test opener Chris Rogers has said that he would be very disappointed if England does not pick up his domestic teammate Sam Robson for their summer battles against Sri Lanka and India.
India-Sri Lanka to resume talks on fishermen issue next month  Apr 16, 3:38 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 16 (ANI): Talks on the issue of trespassing and poaching by fishermen between India and Sri Lanka will resume next month.
Asian Cricket Council chief dismisses security concerns in Pak  Apr 16, 2:41 pm
Karachi, Apr 16 (ANI): The chief executive of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) has said that he has no security concerns in Pakistan and called on the country's cricket authorities to restore the confidence of the game by bringing back international cricket.
Cook reveals 'places up for grabs' in Test squad to face Sri Lanka in June  Apr 16, 12:01 pm
London, Apr 16 (ANI): England captain Alastair Cook has revealed that there are places up for grabs in the Test squad to face Sri Lanka in June this year.
Canada suspends Commonwealth funding over S. Lanka human rights abuses   Apr 15, 1:28 pm
London, Apr. 15 (ANI): Canada is suspending funding for the Commonwealth Secretariat over alleged human rights abuses by Sri Lanka.
3 LTTE suspects shot to death by Sri Lankan army  Apr 12, 2:39 pm
London, Apr 12 (ANI): The Sri Lankan army has reportedly shot dead three men, suspected to be Tamil rebels.
Sri Lanka to host Pak for two-Test, three-ODI series in August  Apr 12, 10:51 am
Karachi, Apr 12 (ANI): Sri Lanka will reportedly host Pakistan for two Tests and three ODIs in August, which will take the 2014 tally of both the countries to nine Tests, provided everything goes on schedule.
PCB to host Pak T20 Super League in UAE during Jan 2015  Apr 10, 2:40 pm
Karachi, Apr 10 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has reportedly announced that it would hold the Super Twenty20 League in January next year as planned in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
SLC slams Jayawardene, Sangakkara over 'criticism of cricket officials'  Apr 10, 10:11 am
Johannesburg, Apr 10 (ANI): The Sri Lankan cricket board has reportedly slammed the retiring Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara for their criticism of cricket officials during a red-carpet reception at the airport, after the World Cup-winning Twenty20 team returned home as national heroes.
Sri Lanka's 'victory' street party 'marred' by Jayawardene, Sangakkara retirement 'controversy'  Apr 9, 10:43 am
Johannesburg, Apr 9 (ANI): A huge street party, which was organised to mark the success of Sri Lanka's World Twenty20 win, was reportedly marred by controversy over the retirements of veteran players Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara.
Kepler Wessels seeks new coaches Proteas T20 squad post World T20 fallout  Apr 8, 3:40 pm
Johannesburg, Apr. 08 (ANI): Former South African captain Kepler Wessels is reportedly of the opinion that new coaches should be provided to the team for the shorter format of cricket.
Sri Lanka: HRW says asset freeze threatens peaceful dissent  Apr 8, 3:06 pm
New York, Apr. 8 (ANI): The Sri Lankan Government's decision to label 16 overseas Tamil organizations as financers of terrorism is so broad that it appears aimed at restricting peaceful activism by the country's Tamil minority, Human Rights Watch said on Tuesday.
'Inexperienced' Malinga says 'really' enjoyed captaining Sri Lanka to World T20 success  Apr 8, 11:12 am
Johannesburg, Apr 8 (ANI): Sri Lankan pace star Lasith Malinga has revealed that he 'really' enjoyed his captaincy in the last three games during the World Twenty20 tournament, which his team won by beating India on Sunday in the finals at Dhaka.
Sri Lanka reclaims top spot in ICC T20 rankings following World T20 win  Apr 8, 9:03 am
Johannesburg, Apr 8 (ANI): Sri Lanka, who beat India in the finals of the ICC World Twenty20 on Sunday at Dhaka, has reclaimed the top spot on the ICC T20 International Team Rankings Table.
Jayawardena and Sangakkara sign off on T20I careers  Apr 7, 1:18 pm
Dubai, Apr.7 (ANI): Sri Lanka's senior pair of Mahela Jayawardena and Kumar Sangakkara signed off on their international T20 careers at the end of the ICC World Twenty20 2014.
Sri Lanka's win in Twenty20 WC final due to hard work, not luck: Malinga  Apr 7, 8:53 am
Dhaka, Apr.7 (ANI): Sri Lanka's Twenty20 captain Lasith Malinga said Sunday night that his team's victory in the final of the Twenty20 World Cup was due to hard work and not luck. He also said that the win was a fitting farewell for the team's two veteran gentlemen stalwarts Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara.
Yuvraj tried his best, will be disappointed himself: Dhoni  Apr 7, 8:53 am
Dhaka, Apr.7 (ANI): Although majority opinion said that middle-order batsman Yuvraj Singh lost the match for India against Sri Lanka in Sunday's Twenty20 World Cup final by scoring just 11 runs of 21 balls, his skipper, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, came to his defence by saying that Yuvraj tried his best, and would be the most disappointed over his inability to help India score an above par total.
Twenty20 WC final: Dhoni says Lanka executed plans well, India lost in middle overs  Apr 7, 8:53 am
Dhaka, Apr.7 (ANI): Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said on Sunday night that his team lost the Twenty20 World Cup final to Sri Lanka in the middle overs during their batting, and added that Sri Lanka executed their plans very well, especially during the death overs.
World T20, Final: Lanka sends Rahane back, gives an early blow to India(Cricket/Update)  Apr 6, 7:48 pm
Dhaka, Apr.6 (ANI): India have rather started on a wobbly note as Sri Lanka have scalped their first wicket by dismissing Ajinkya Rahane back to the pavilion.
World T20, Final: Lanka wins toss, asks India to bat first  Apr 6, 7:01 pm
Dhaka, Apr.6 (ANI): Sri Lanka have won the toss in the finals of the World T20 being played against India at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium here.
World T20: Rain delays toss on the final match between India-Srilanka  Apr 6, 6:49 pm
Dhaka, Apr.6 (ANI): The finals of the ICC World T20 between India and Sri Lanka is likely to be delayed as steady downpour is threatening to play spoilsport at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium in Mirpur.
India-Lanka clash to get the coveted ICC 2014 World T20 title in Dhaka  Apr 6, 6:49 pm
Dhaka, Apr.6 (ANI): The grand finale of the 2014 World T20 will be played between India and Sri Lanka at Dhaka's Sher-E-Bangla National Stadium.
Proteas sets 'unwanted' records in World T20 semi-finals  Apr 6, 12:40 pm
Johannesburg, Apr. 06 (ANI): The South Africa team has reportedly set a couple of 'unwanted records' in their ICC World Twenty20 semi-final loss to India in Dhaka this week.