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No truth to reports that India influenced Sri Lankan players not to play in Pakistan: Sri Lankan minister

Colombo, Sept 11 (IBNS): A Sri Lankan Minister on Wednesday rejected claims made by Pakistani minister Fawad Chaudhry who said India influenced players from the Island nation not to participate in upcoming series in Pakistan.

Ten Sri Lankan cricketers refuse to visit Pakistan to play limited-overs series

Colombo, Sept 10 (IBNS): Ten Sri Lankan players, including fast bowler Lasith Malinga, have opted out from the Pakistan tour to play a limited overs series in the country.

Bangladesh fined for slow over-rate in first ODI

Dubai, July 28 (IBNS): Bangladesh have been fined for maintaining a slow over-rate against Sri Lanka in the first ODI in Colombo on Friday.

Lasith Malinga retires from ODI cricket, Sachin, Rohit Sharma congratulate

Colombo, July 27 (IBNS): Sri Lankan pacer Lasith Malinga on Friday retired from ODI cricket after his Sri Lankan team clinched a victory against Bangladesh in the 1st ODI in Colombo on Friday.  

Karunaratne wants Sri Lanka’s players to learn from Rohit Sharma

Manchester, July 7 (UNI) Sri Lanka got a front-row seat to the Rohit Sharma show and captain Dimuth Karunaratne has urged his batsmen to learn from the Indian opener.

Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul score centuries as India beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in World Cup clash

Leeds, July 6 (IBNS): Rohit Sharma continued his top form and scored another century in the ongoing World Cup as India defeated Sri Lanka by seven wickets in a crucial group stage match of the showpiece tournament here on Saturday.

World Cup: Rahul, Rohit power India to thrash Sri Lanka by 7 wickets

Leeds, July 6 (IBNS): Riding on centuries by two openers, KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma, India thrashed Sri Lanka in their last group matche of the World Cup here on Saturday.

Angelo Mathews scores 113, Sri Lanka post 264/7 against India

Leeds, July 6 (IBNS): Riding on Angelo Mathews' hundred, Sri Lanka posted 264 runs for the loss of seven wickets in a World Cup group stage match against India here on Saturday.

Yuvraj Singh picks his team ahead of India-Sri Lanka clash in World Cup

New Delhi, July 6 (IBNS): Ahead the faceoff between India and Srilanka in the ongoing World Cup 2019 on Saturday, former cricketer Yuvraj Singh has picked his own team on BalleBaazi.

Sri Lanka beat West Indies by 23 runs

Chester-le-Street, July 1 (IBNS): West Indies lost to Sri Lanka by 23 runs in a nail biting-finish of a cricket world cup match here on Monday evening.

South Africa beat Sri Lanka by 9 wickets

Chester-le-Street, Jun 28 (UNI/IBNS): Hashim Amla and Faf du Plessis’ 175 run partnership for second wicket and some fine bowling by the team won South Africa their Cricket World Cup match against Sri Lanka by nine wickets here on Friday.

World Cup: Australia defeat Sri Lanka by 87 runs

London, June 15 (IBNS): It seems that chances to qualify for the semi-finals is slowly slipping out of the grips of Sri Lanka as they suffered another defeat in a World Cup match this time at the hands of Australia here on Saturday.

Aaron Finch hammers 153 runs as Australia post 334/7 against Sri Lanka

London June 15 (IBNS): Australian skipper Aaron Finch led from the front as he smashed 153 runs which helped his side post massive 334 runs for the loss of seven wickets on the scorecard against Sri Lanka in a group stage match of the World Cup here on Saturday.

World Cup: Afghanistan win toss, opt to field first against Sri Lanka

Cardiff, June 4 (IBNS): Afghanistan won the toss and opted to field first in a World Cup match against Sri Lanka here on Tuesday.

Cricket World Cup: New Zealand thrash Sri Lanka by 10 wickets

Cardiff, Jun 1 (IBNS): With an all-round performance, New Zealand earned a comprehensive victory against Sri Lanka by 10 wickets in the Cricket World Cup 2019 at Sophia Gardens here on Saturday.