Tillakaratne Dilshan

Born: October 14, 1976 (age 40)


Hometown: Kalutara, Sri Lanka
Nationality: Sri Lanka Sri Lankan

Role: All-rounder
Sports Mole has 106 articles about Tillakaratne Dilshan. Articles 1 to 40:
Hashim Amla in action with the bat during the second T20 between South Africa and England on February 20, 2016
Result: South Africa end World T20 campaign with eight-wicket win over Sri Lanka
South Africa end their World Twenty20 campaign on a high as they beat Sri Lanka by eight wickets in Delhi.
Mar 28, 18:15
England players celebrate winning the World Twenty20 game between England and Sri Lanka on March 26, 2016
Result: England down reigning champions Sri Lanka to book World T20 semi-final spot
England knock reigning champions Sri Lanka out of the World Twenty20 in India and advance to the semi-finals of the tournament themselves.
Mar 26, 17:31
New Zealand's Martin Guptill in action against West Indies during their One Day International match on January 4, 2013
Result: New Zealand crush Sri Lanka to wrap up Twenty20 series
Martin Guptill and Colin Munro post record-breaking totals with the bat as New Zealand demolish Sri Lanka by nine wickets to wrap up the Twenty20 series 2-0.
Jan 10, 09:59
Matt Henry fields off his own bowling during the Twenty20 match between New Zealand and Sri Lanka at Bay Oval on January 7, 2016
Result: New Zealand take 1-0 lead in two-match one-day series against Sri Lanka
New Zealand take a 1-0 lead in the two-match series against Sri Lanka by taking the first one-day international by three runs.
Jan 7, 09:37
New Zealand's Martin Guptill in action against West Indies during their One Day International match on January 4, 2013
Result: Martin Guptill century helps wrap up one-day international series win
The 10th one-day international century of Martin Guptill's career helps New Zealand to beat Sri Lanka at the Bay Oval.
Jan 5, 09:41
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Pakistan set 173 to win second Twenty20 international against Sri Lanka
Pakistan are set a total of 173 to win the second Twenty20 international against Sri Lanka in Colombo.
Aug 1, 16:20
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Kusal Perera ton helps Sri Lanka reach 368
Kusal Perera hits a century to lead Sri Lanka to a score of 368-4 in the fifth one-day international against Pakistan.
Jul 26, 14:01
Pakistan cricketer Imad Wasim (L) and teammates celebrate after dismissing Sri Lankan cricketer Dinesh Chandimal during the third one day international (ODI) cricket match between Sri Lanka and Pakistan at the R. Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in
Pakistan need 257 to win Sri Lanka ODI series
Pakistan need 257 in Colombo to open up an unassailable 3-1 lead in the five-match one-day international series against Sri Lanka.
Jul 22, 13:59
Pakistan cricketer Imad Wasim (L) and teammates celebrate after dismissing Sri Lankan cricketer Dinesh Chandimal during the third one day international (ODI) cricket match between Sri Lanka and Pakistan at the R. Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in
Result: Pakistan dominate Sri Lanka in Colombo to take series lead
Sarfraz Ahmed top scores for Pakistan to lead his side to a convincing third-Test win over Sri Lanka in Colombo.
Jul 19, 18:53
Sri Lanka batsman Dinesh Chandimal attends the launch Media Conference held at the Conrad Hotel Dubai on December 14, 2013
Dinesh Chandimal knock takes Sri Lanka to 255
An unbeaten knock of 65 from Dinesh Chandimal takes Sri Lanka to 255-8 off their 50 overs in the first one-day international with Pakistan.
Jul 11, 09:19
Mark Pettini of Essex Eagles hits the ball towarfds the boundary during the Natwest T20 Blast Quarter Final match between Essex Eagles and Birmingham Bears at Ford County Ground on August 2, 2014
T20 Blast roundup: Essex move top of South Group with win over Sussex Sharks
Sports Mole rounds up the latest action from the Natwest T20 blast matches from across the country.
Jun 12, 23:29
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Result: Northants Steelbacks claim six-wicket win over Derbyshire Falcons
Wes Durston's unbeaten 77 from 63 balls is not enough for Derbyshire Falcons, as they fall to a six-wicket defeat against Northants Steelbacks.
Jun 11, 22:36
England's Jos Buttler in action during 4th Natwest Series One Day International against Australia on September 14, 2013
T20 Blast roundup: Jos Buttler blasts Lancashire Lightning to victory
Sports Mole rounds up all the action from the latest round of T20 Blast fixtures.
Jun 5, 23:20
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T20 Blast roundup: Dawid Malan hits unbeaten 115
Sports Mole rounds up all the action from Friday's games in the T20 Blast.
May 29, 22:17
JP Duminy of South Africa celebrates his 100 during day 2 of the 2nd Test match between South Africa and Australia at AXXESS St Georges on February 21, 2014
South Africa bowl out Sri Lanka for 133-10
South Africa are set a target of 134 as they look to overcome Sri Lanka at the quarter-final stage of the Cricket World Cup.
Mar 18, 06:59
Sri Lankan batsman Tillakaratne Dilshan plays a shot during the third and final Twenty20 cricket match between Sri Lanka and South Africa at the Suriyawewa Mahinda Rajapakse International Cricket Stadium in the southern district of Hambantota on August 6,
Tillakaratne Dilshan agrees to join Derbyshire for two spells over the summer
Sri Lanka batsman Tillakaratne Dilshan agrees to join Derbyshire for two spells over the summer.
Mar 17, 08:44
Sri Lanka batsmen Kumar Sangakkara and Lahiru Thirimanne wave to fans after hitting the winning runs against England during their 2015 Cricket World Cup Group A match in Wellington on March 1, 2015
Result: Sri Lanka secure 148-run victory over Scotland in World Cup clash
Sri Lanka secure a 148-run victory over Scotland in their World Cup clash in Hobart, leaving their opponents still without a win in the tournament.
Mar 11, 11:00
Sri Lankan cricketer Kumar Sangakkara celebrates reaching a century (100 runs) during the third day of the opening Test match between Sri Lanka and Pakistan at the Galle International Cricket Stadium in Galle on August 8, 2014
Record-breaking Kumar Sangakkara punishes Scotland
Kumar Sangakkara scores his fourth successive one-day international century to leave Scotland with a mountain to climb if they are to pick up their first World Cup win.
Mar 11, 07:35
Shane Watson of Australia celebrates taking the wicket of Angelo Mathews of Sri Lanka during the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup match between Australia and Sri Lanka at Sydney Cricket Ground on March 8, 2015
Result: Australia through to World Cup quarter-finals with win over Sri Lanka
Australia beat Pool A rivals Sri Lanka by 64 runs to reach the World Cup quarter-finals.
Mar 8, 11:33
Sri Lanka batsmen Kumar Sangakkara and Lahiru Thirimanne wave to fans after hitting the winning runs against England during their 2015 Cricket World Cup Group A match in Wellington on March 1, 2015
Result: Sri Lanka cruise to nine-wicket win over England in World Cup clash
Sri Lanka cruise to a thumping nine-wicket victory over England in their World Cup clash they chase down 310 with 16 balls to spare in Wellington.
Mar 1, 05:34
England's Joe Root gestures to the crowd as he walks off having lost his wicket for 113 during the fifth one-day international (ODI) cricket match between England and India at Headingley in Leeds, northern England, on September 5, 2014
Joe Root stars as England set Sri Lanka 310
Sri Lanka must chase 310 to win the World Cup clash with England in Wellington after a century from Joe Root.
Mar 1, 01:51
Sri Lanka fast bowler Lasith Malinga reacts after taking the wicket of India batsman Sachin Tendulkar during the ICC Cricket World Cup Final on April 2, 2011
Result: Sri Lanka storm to 92-run victory over Bangladesh in World Cup Pool A clash
Sri Lanka secure a 92-run victory over Bangladesh in their World Cup Pool A clash in Melbourne following a dominant display.
Feb 26, 11:10
Sri Lankan cricketer Kumar Sangakkara celebrates reaching a century (100 runs) during the third day of the opening Test match between Sri Lanka and Pakistan at the Galle International Cricket Stadium in Galle on August 8, 2014
Sri Lanka dominate Bangladesh to post score of 332-1
Sri Lanka are well in control against Bangladesh having posted 332-1 from their innings, courtesy of some strong batting from Tillakaratne Dilshan and Kumar Sangakkara.
Feb 26, 07:45
Sri Lankan batsman Mahela Jayawardene raises his bat in celebration after scoring a century (100 runs) during the second day of the second cricket Test match between Pakistan and Sri Lanka at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai on January 9,
Result: Sri Lanka survive Afghanistan scare in World Cup clash
Sri Lanka narrowly defeat minnows Afghanistan in their World Cup clash in Dunedin as they secured a four-wicket win thanks to Mahela Jayawardene and Thisara Perera.
Feb 22, 05:43
Sri Lanka cricketer Kumar Sangakkara leaps into the air as he celebrates the victory during the ICC World Twenty20 cricket final match between India and Sri lanka at The Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Dhaka on April 6, 2014
Sri Lanka post 287-6 against New Zealand
Kumar Sangakkara scores an unbeaten 113 to guide Sri Lanka to 287-6 in the seventh one-day international against New Zealand.
Jan 29, 05:14
New Zealand's Corey Anderson appeals for a LBW call on Sri Lanka's Thisara Perera as Sri Lanka's Kumar Sangakkara signals to his teammate during the sixth one-day international cricket match between New Zealand and Sri Lanka at the University Oval in Dune
Result: New Zealand wrap up Sri Lanka series with 120-run win
New Zealand beat Sri Lanka by 120 runs to win the seven-match ODI series with one game to spare.
Jan 25, 05:25
Trent Boult of New Zealand celebrates taking the wicket of Mahela Jayawardene of Sri Lanka during the One Day International match between New Zealand and Sri Lanka at University Oval on January 23, 2015
Result: Luke Ronchi, Grant Elliott inspire New Zealand win
New Zealand secure a 102-run victory against Sri Lanka in the fifth one-day international as a world record stand from Grant Elliott and Luke Ronchi inspires their win.
Jan 23, 05:54
Sri Lankan batsman Mahela Jayawardene raises his bat in celebration after scoring a century (100 runs) during the second day of the second cricket Test match between Pakistan and Sri Lanka at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai on January 9,
Kumar Sangakkara, Mahela Jayawardene set New Zealand target of 277
Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene star as Sri Lanka set a target of 277 for New Zealand in the fourth game of the ODI series.
Jan 20, 01:52
Sri Lankan batsman Tillakaratne Dilshan plays a shot during the third and final Twenty20 cricket match between Sri Lanka and South Africa at the Suriyawewa Mahinda Rajapakse International Cricket Stadium in the southern district of Hambantota on August 6,
Result: Tillakaratne Dilshan century guides Sri Lanka to second ODI victory
Sri Lanka claim a six-wicket victory over New Zealand in Hamilton to level up the seven-match series at 1-1.
Jan 15, 08:47
Sri Lankan batsman Mahela Jayawardene raises his bat in celebration after scoring a century (100 runs) during the second day of the second cricket Test match between Pakistan and Sri Lanka at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai on January 9,
Sri Lanka set New Zealand 219 to win first one-day international
Mahela Jayawardene scores a century but Sri Lanka can only set a target of 219 in the first ODI against New Zealand in Christchurch.
Jan 11, 01:43
Sri Lanka fast bowler Lasith Malinga reacts after taking the wicket of India batsman Sachin Tendulkar during the ICC Cricket World Cup Final on April 2, 2011
Fitness doubt Lasith Malinga named in Sri Lanka World Cup squad
Sri Lanka provisionally name feared paceman Lasith Malinga in their 15-man World Cup squad despite doubts over his fitness, but Ajantha Mendis is left out.
Jan 7, 15:18
Sri Lankan batsman Tillakaratne Dilshan plays a shot during the third and final Twenty20 cricket match between Sri Lanka and South Africa at the Suriyawewa Mahinda Rajapakse International Cricket Stadium in the southern district of Hambantota on August 6,
Result: England end one-day international series against Sri Lanka with defeat
England lose the seventh and final ODI against Sri Lanka by 87 runs, leaving the Lions to claim the series by a 5-2 scoreline.
Dec 16, 16:27
Sri Lankan batsman Tillakaratne Dilshan plays a shot during the third and final Twenty20 cricket match between Sri Lanka and South Africa at the Suriyawewa Mahinda Rajapakse International Cricket Stadium in the southern district of Hambantota on August 6,
England set 303 to beat Sri Lanka in final one-day international
Tillakaratne Dilshan's century helps Sri Lanka set England a score of 303 to win the seventh and final ODI in Colombo.
Dec 16, 12:40
Sri Lankan cricketer Suranga Lakmal celebrates with teammates the dismissal of England cricketer Eoin Morgan during the sixth One Day International (ODI) match between Sri Lanka and England at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium in Pallekele on De
Result: England suffer one-day international series defeat to Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka beat England by 90 runs in Pallekele to claim an ODI series win.
Dec 13, 11:49
Sri Lanka cricketer Kumar Sangakkara leaps into the air as he celebrates the victory during the ICC World Twenty20 cricket final match between India and Sri lanka at The Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Dhaka on April 6, 2014
England set target of 293
Kumar Sangakkara hits 112 after being dropped early in his innings as Sri Lanka set England a target of 293 for victory in the sixth one-day international.
Dec 13, 08:31
Chris Woakes of England grimaces in the field during day one of the 5th Investec Ashes Test match between England and Australia at the Kia Oval on August 21, 2013
England set 240 to beat Sri Lanka in fifth one-day international
Chris Woakes takes six wickets as Sri Lanka are bowled out for 239 in the fifth ODI in Pallekele.
Dec 10, 12:35
Sri Lankan cricketer Lahiru Thirimanne plays a shot during the fourth One Day International (ODI) match between Sri Lanka and England at the R. Premadasa Cricket Stadium in Colombo on December 7, 2014
Result: Kumar Sangakkara inspires Sri Lanka to England win
Kumar Sangakkara and Angelo Mathews star with the bat as Sri Lanka beat England by six wickets to earn a 3-1 lead and regain control of the seven-game series.
Dec 7, 13:08
England's Joe Root gestures to the crowd as he walks off having lost his wicket for 113 during the fifth one-day international (ODI) cricket match between England and India at Headingley in Leeds, northern England, on September 5, 2014
Result: England earn one-day international win over Sri Lanka
England earn their first victory on their tour of Sri Lanka with a five-wicket win via the Duckworth–Lewis method.
Dec 3, 18:30
Chris Woakes of England grimaces in the field during day one of the 5th Investec Ashes Test match between England and Australia at the Kia Oval on August 21, 2013
Sri Lanka, England reduced to 35-over match after rain delay
The third one-day international between Sri Lanka and England is reduced to 35 overs after a lengthy rain delay in Hambantota.
Dec 3, 12:35
Mahela Jayawardena of Sri Lanka bats during the 2nd One Day International match between Sri Lanka and England at R. Premadasa Stadium on November 29, 2014
Result: England lose second one-day international
England lose by eight wickets in Colombo to fall 2-0 behind in their seven-match one-day international series against Sri Lanka.
Nov 29, 11:50