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    Sri Lanka wants Hathurusinghe as coach

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:05am on November 16, 2017

    Sri Lanka is in talks to hire former Bangladesh head coach Chandika Hathurusingha to groom its national team for the 2019 cricket World Cup, sources...

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    Monk-led mob attacks Rohingya refugees in Sri Lanka

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:49am on September 27, 2017

    Radical Buddhist monks stormed a United Nations safe house for Rohingya refugees near Sri Lanka’s capital Tuesday and forced authorities to relocate the group, officials...

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    SL told to ignore trolls over ‘slump’

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:01am on August 09, 2017

    Sri Lanka’s cricketers have been urged to ignore trolling on social media after a dismal run of results triggered a wave of criticism -- with...

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    Mendis hits ton but India on top

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 11:09pm on August 05, 2017

    India tightened their grip on the second Test against Sri Lanka despite a fighting century by Kusal Mendis during the hosts’ follow-on in Colombo on...

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    Ashwin strikes dent Sri Lanka reply

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:05am on August 05, 2017

    Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin claimed two early wickets to put India on top of the second Test after the visitors posted 622-9 declared against Sri Lanka...

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    Ranatunga stops watching Lanka

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:05am on August 03, 2017

    Former Sri Lanka skipper Arjuna Ranatunga on Wednesday lambasted the country’s cricket leaders and said he had stopped watching the ailing national team...

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    Never easy playing Sri Lanka: Kohli

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:05am on July 21, 2017

    Top-ranked India will not take Sri Lanka lightly despite the home team’s recent indifferent form as well as controversies over fitness and ethics, captain Virat...

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    Sri Lanka to probe 2011 World Cup final defeat

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 02:20am on July 20, 2017

    Sri Lanka’s sports minister gave his support Wednesday for an investigation into the country’s controversial 2011 World Cup loss against India, amid fresh allegations of...

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    Sri Lanka pull off record chase

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 02:05am on July 19, 2017

    Niroshan Dickwella and Asela Gunaratne guided Sri Lanka to a record 388 target to beat Zimbabwe by four wickets Tuesday in a pulsating end to...

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    Mendis stays firm in record SL chase

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:05am on July 18, 2017

    Kusal Mendis scored a fluent half-century to keep Sri Lanka’s hopes of chasing a record 388 alive on day four of the one-off Test against...

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