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Rain stops play in India-Lanka third Test  Aug 28, 12:02 pm
Colombo, Aug 28 (ANI): Rain stopped play on the first day of the third Test at SSC Stadium between India and Sri Lanka.
Sri Lanka opt to bowl in third Test against India  Aug 28, 10:19 am
Colombo, Aug 28 (ANI): Sri Lankan skipper Angelo Mathews won the toss and has opted to field in the third and final Test against India, here at the SSC stadium on Friday.
India eye to clinch series against Sri Lanka in Colombo  Aug 28, 9:28 am
Colombo, Aug 28 (ANI): A young Indian side, led by skipper Virat Kohli will aim to clinch the three-match Test series, when they take on Sri Lanka in the series decider at the SSC stadium here in Colombo.
Sri Lanka replace Sangakkara with Tharanga for series decider against India  Aug 27, 6:37 pm
Johannesburg, Aug. 27(ANI): Sri Lanka have named left-hand batsman Upul Tharanga as a replacement for Kumar Sangakkara for the third and the final Test against India.
Shastri wants India to display `proper cricket` to seal Lanka series  Aug 27, 4:34 pm
Colombo, Aug. 27(ANI): India's team director Ravi Shastri on Thursday, urged his side to display `proper cricket`, just as they had played in the second Test match at Colombo, if they want to clinch the three-Test series against Sri Lanka.
'I just want to play my best cricket': Naman Ojha  Aug 26, 5:37 pm
Colombo, Aug. 26 (ANI): Indian wicketkeeper-batsman Naman Ojha said on Wednesday he doesn't want to be under pressure and added that he is looking forward to perform well in the third Test against Sri Lanka at Colombo.
Nair excited to be part of national squad  Aug 26, 3:38 pm
Colombo, Aug.26 (ANI): Indian cricketer Karun Nair has said that he feels excited to be a part of the national squad for the third Test against Sri Lanka, which starts from August 28.
England to host Pak, Sri Lanka next year  Aug 26, 9:42 am
Johannesburg, Aug 26 (ANI): England are set to play three home Tests against Sri Lanka and four against Pakistan next year, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has confirmed.
Ashwin moves up to eighth, Rahane vaults to No. 20 in ICC rankings  Aug 25, 12:47 pm
Dubai, Aug 25 (ANI): Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has climbed one place to eighth position in the ICC Test Rankings for bowlers after producing a sublime performance in India's emphatic 278-run win over Sri Lanka in the series-levelling Test match in Colombo.
Virat pens farewell message to Sangakkara  Aug 24, 5:39 pm
Colombo, Aug.24 (ANI): Indian Test skipper Virat Kohli has told retiring Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara that he felt "lucky" to have played in the same era as him.
Kohli praises India for remarkable comeback against Sri Lanka  Aug 24, 4:57 pm
Colombo, Aug.24 (ANI): Indian skipper Virat Kohli on Monday expressed his happiness over his side's 278-run win over Sri Lanka in the second Test, saying that his squad had shown a tremendous effort by regrouping despite losing some pretty close games.
Retiring Sangakkara wants rising Lankans to be 'fearless'  Aug 24, 4:28 pm
Colombo, Aug 24 (ANI): Sri Lankan batting legend Kumar Sangakkara has backed the rising Angelo Mathews-led side to be 'fearless' after bidding adieu to the international cricket, following a crushing 278-run defeat against India in the second Test match in Colombo.
ICC lauds retiring Sangakkara's illustrious career  Aug 24, 1:39 pm
Dubai, Aug 24 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive David Richardson has paid tribute to former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara, who retired from international cricket on Monday.
Ashwin's five-wicket haul helps India level Test series 1-1 against Sri Lanka  Aug 24, 1:04 pm
Colombo, Aug 24 (ANI): India have levelled the three-match Test series after claiming a emphatic 278-run over Sri Lanka in the second match in Colombo on Monday, thanks to Ravichandran Ashwin's destructive spell and Ajinkya Rahane's splendid century.
Sri Lanka to resume from overnight score of 72 for 2  Aug 24, 8:27 am
Colombo, Aug.24 (ANI): Needing 341 more runs to win the Colombo Test with eight wickets in hand, Sri Lanka will resume their second innings on Monday from their overnight score of 72 for 2 on the fifth and final day.
25 die-hard cricket fans head to Sri Lanka to cheer for India  Aug 23, 8:31 pm
New Delhi, Aug 23 (ANI): 25 die-hard cricket fans from India are set to travel to Sri Lanka in order to watch their cricketing heroes live in action in the ongoing three-match series against the Island nation as winners of Royal Stag "Largest Fan of the Match" contest from all over India.
ICC penalises Ishant Sharma for provoking Thirimanne, Chandimal in Colombo Test  Aug 23, 8:31 pm
Dubai, Aug.23 (ANI): Indian pacer Ishant Sharma has been fined 65 per cent of his match fee for twice breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during Saturday's play in the ongoing second Test against Sri Lanka at P.Sara Oval in Colombo.
India require eight more wickets to level Test series against Sri Lanka  Aug 23, 7:01 pm
Colombo, Aug 23 (ANI): India have seized momentum on day four of the second Test against Sri Lanka as they require eight more wickets to level the three-match series in Colombo.
Rahane shines as India set 413-run target for Sri Lanka in Colombo  Aug 23, 4:28 pm
Colombo, Aug 23 (ANI): Ajinkya Rahane struck his fourth Test century of his career as India set a huge 413-run target for Sri Lanka on the fourth day of the second Test in Colombo.
Rahane scores fourth Test ton as India stretch lead past 300 against Lanka  Aug 23, 2:16 pm
Colombo, Aug 23 (ANI): Ajinkya Rahane struck his fourth Test century of his career as India marched towards a declaration while stretching the lead over 300 on day four of the second Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo.
ICC penalises Thirimanne for showing dissent on Day three of second Test  Aug 22, 10:38 pm
Dubai, Aug 22 (ANI): Sri Lanka batsman Lahiru Thirimanne has been fined 30 percent of his match fee for violating Level 1 of the ICC Code of Conduct on the third day of the second cricket Test against India at the P.Sara Oval, Colombo, on Saturday.
India in command against Lanka on Day three of second Test  Aug 22, 7:09 pm
Colombo, Aug 22 (ANI): India have seized control on day three of the second Test against Sri Lanka as they held a commanding 157-run lead at stumps on Saturday at Colombo.
Sangakkara a `great role model for young cricketers`, says Mahmood  Aug 21, 10:35 pm
Karachi, Aug.21 (ANI): Pakistan all-rounder Azhar Mahmood has heaped praise on veteran Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara, saying that the latter is a great role model for all young aspiring cricketers.
India just ahead of Sri Lanka on day two of the second Test  Aug 21, 7:02 pm
Colombo, Aug.21 (ANI): Despite Kaushal Silva's half century, India continue to remain ahead after taking three Sri Lankan wickets on the second day of the second Test at the P. Sara Oval on Friday.
Narendra Modi congratulates new Lankan PM  Aug 21, 3:00 pm
New Delhi, Aug 21 (ANI) Prime Minister, Narendra Modi has congratulated Ranil Wickremesinghe on being sworn-in as Sri Lanka's new Prime Minister for forth time.