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Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur pictured on June 3, 2019
Sri Lanka coach Mickey Arthur laments "unacceptable" first innings
Sri Lanka posted 359 in the second innings to take the edge of defeat by England.
Jan 18, 09:03
Sri Lanka's Dimuth Karunaratne plays a shot on the second day of the third Test against England on June 10, 2016
Dimuth Karunaratne: 'We have learned from past errors'
Sri Lanka were humbled 3-0 on home turf in 2018 but have high hopes for the two-Test series.
Jan 13, 13:04
Pakistan's Azhar Ali pictured in May 2018
Pakistan dominate day one against Sri Lanka as Test cricket returns after 10 years
Sixteen-year-old bowler Naseem Shah took centre stage as the hosts dominated.
Dec 11, 12:38
Pakistan's Azhar Ali pictured in May 2018
Azhar Ali delighted to see Test cricket return to Pakistan
Sri Lanka were the last tourists to play Test cricket in Pakistan in 2009.
Dec 10, 18:00
Kusal Perera in action for Sri Lanka on June 4, 2019
In Focus: England's next opponents Sri Lanka
The 1996 champions have won only one of their five matches at the 2019 World Cup.
Jun 20, 12:56
Grant Flower pictured in October 2015
Grant Flower: 'Pressure off Pakistan after England win'
Pakistan face Sri Lanka after opening their World Cup campaign with an embarrassing defeat to West Indies and important victory over the hosts.
Jun 6, 16:29
Martin Guptill in action for New Zealand on June 1, 2019
Martin Guptill keen for New Zealand to build momentum
The Black Caps needed only 16.1 overs of their innings to romp to an opening 10-wicket win.
Jun 1, 16:54
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Result: New Zealand duo Guptill and Munro hand Sri Lanka 10-wicket thrashing
The Black Caps finished runners-up at the 2015 World Cup.
Jun 1, 15:08
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Result: New Zealand carve through Sri Lanka as only Karunaratne offers resistence
Sri Lanka captain Dimuth Karunaratne became only the second batsman in World Cup history to carry his bat through a completed innings.
Jun 1, 13:33
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Result: South Africa seal series whitewash over Sri Lanka in Johannesburg
South Africa dominate day three of their third Test meeting with Sri Lanka by taking 16 wickets to seal a series whitewash in style.
Jan 14, 16:06
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Sri Lanka lose four quick wickets in third Test against South Africa
Sri Lanka reach stumps on day two of the third Test match with South Africa on 80-4, still 346 runs behind their hosts.
Jan 13, 18:57
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South Africa on brink of win over Sri Lanka in second Test match
South Africa move to the brink of a Test series win over Sri Lanka after leaving the tourists on 130-4 at stumps on day three, still 377 short of their target.
Jan 4, 16:04
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Sri Lanka still fighting against South Africa
Sri Lanka reach stumps on day four of the first Test with South Africa on 240-5, but they require another 248 runs for victory in Port Elizabeth.
Dec 29, 16:40
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South Africa seize control of first Test match against Sri Lanka
South Africa end day two of the first Test match with Sri Lanka with a lead of 105 runs after reducing their opponents to 181-7.
Dec 27, 15:56
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Result: England, Sri Lanka draw third Test as rain forces match to be abandoned
England win the series 2-0 after the third Test against Sri Lanka ends in a draw due to rain at Lord's.
Jun 13, 17:16
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Alex Hales edges England towards victory in third Test
Alex Hales hits 94 as England set an imposing target for Sri Lanka in the third Test at Lord's.
Jun 12, 19:18
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Sri Lanka fight back against England in third Test
Sri Lanka fight back strongly against England as they end day two of the third Test 162-1, which leaves them trailing by 254 runs at Lord's.
Jun 10, 18:32
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Moeen Ali fires England to healthy lead in second Test
England dominate with bat and ball on day two of the second Test against Sri Lanka, declaring on 498-9 before leaving the tourists on 91-8 at the close of play.
May 28, 19:18
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Result: England secure comfortable win over Sri Lanka at Headingley
England beat Sri Lanka by an innings and 88 runs at Headingley to start the three-match series in style.
May 21, 17:47
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England dominate day two of first Test by dismissing Sri Lanka for 91
England dominate day two of the first Test against Sri Lanka after bowling their opponents out for 91 and taking a 206-run lead.
May 20, 18:45
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New Zealand edge towards victory in first Test against Sri Lanka
New Zealand are closing in on victory in the first Test of their series against Sri Lanka as they need seven wickets to defeat the tourists on the final day at Dunedin.
Dec 13, 07:58
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Rahat Ali dents Sri Lanka attack
Pakistan's pace bowlers do the damage during the morning session of day three of the third Test against Sri Lanka.
Jul 5, 08:16
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Pakistan take eight Sri Lanka wickets on first day of third Test
Yasir Shah stars with the ball as Pakistan take eight Sri Lanka wickets on the first day of the third Test in Pallekele.
Jul 3, 14:25
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Sri Lanka progress halted by Pakistan
The loss of two wickets late on before tea halts Sri Lanka's charge, leaving them on 155-4 against Pakistan on day one of the third Test.
Jul 3, 10:37
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Sri Lanka hit 85 before lunch for the loss of one wicket
Sri Lanka are currently 85-1 at lunch on the first day of the third Test against Pakistan.
Jul 3, 07:50
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Result: Sri Lanka beat Pakistan by seven wickets in Colombo
Sri Lanka beat Pakistan by seven wickets in the second Test in Colombo.
Jun 29, 08:02
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Sri Lanka dominate day one against Pakistan
Sri Lanka reach 70-1 at the end of day one of the second Test in Colombo, as they chase down Pakistan's first-innings total of 138.
Jun 25, 14:04
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Result: Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 10 wickets in first Test
Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 10 wickets in the first Test thanks to an emphatic bowling display by Yasir Shah.
Jun 21, 11:32
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Pakistan edge closer to result in Galle
Pakistan move closer to beating Sri Lanka in the first Test after being left with a run-chase of just 89 runs after the tea break.
Jun 21, 10:30
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Draw likely in first Test between Sri Lanka, Pakistan
Pakistan remove Kaushal Silva and Kumar Sangakkara in the evening on day four of the second Test, but a draw still seems most likely against Sri Lanka.
Jun 20, 13:33
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Sri Lanka going strong against Pakistan in second Test
Kaushal Silva and Kumar Sangakkara lift Sri Lanka to 123-1 at tea on day two of the second Test against Pakistan, courtesy of an unbeaten 93-run stand in Galle.
Jun 18, 11:43
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Dimuth Karunaratne first to fall for Sri Lanka in rain-affected second Test
The bad weather holds off long enough in Galle for Sri Lanka to get their innings underway against Pakistan, reaching 40-1 at lunch on day two of the second Test.
Jun 18, 09:17
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Sri Lanka lose Dimuth Karunaratne, Rangana Herath in further injury blows
Sri Lanka batsman Dimuth Karunaratne is ruled out of the rest of the World Cup after breaking a finger, while Rangana Herath will miss the showdown with Australia.
Mar 6, 22:28
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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
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Result: New Zealand clinch 98-run victory over Sri Lanka in World Cup opener
New Zealand start their World Cup campaign with a 98-run win over Sri Lanka in their Pool A match in Christchurch.
Feb 14, 06:00
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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

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