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    Indian star pulls out of Murali biopic

    Agence France-Presse . Chennai | Updated at 10:31pm on October 19, 2020

    A popular actor who was set to star as Sri Lanka’s legendary spinner Muttiah Muralitharan in a biopic withdrew from the project on Monday after...

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    Indian star on sticky wicket over SL legend’s biopic

    Agence France-Presse . Chennai | Updated at 10:54pm on October 17, 2020

    A Indian film star is at the centre of a political storm after agreeing to play the lead in a biopic of Sri Lanka’s legendary...

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    Sri Lanka Premier League draft postponed after virus outbreak

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:52am on October 09, 2020

    The draft for Sri Lanka's upcoming Premier League tournament has been postponed, the cricket board said Thursday, as the island nation battles to contain its...

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    If 13th amendment is next in line for change

    Jehan Perera | Updated at 12:00am on October 08, 2020

    THE primary justification for the government’s campaign to replace the 19th amendment with the 20th has been the need to strengthen the president’s hand to...

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    Bangladesh women’s cricket team overtake SL in ODI ranking

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:52pm on October 02, 2020

    Bangladesh Women’s cricket team overtook their Sri Lankan counterparts to become the eighth ranked team in women’s one-day international rankings after ICC announced its annual...

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    More presidential commitment to development

    Jehan Perera | Updated at 12:00am on October 01, 2020

    PRESIDENT Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s statement that his verbal orders should be considered as circulars to be implemented has generated considerable interest as it goes against the...

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    Mustafiz suffers double blow

    Samiur Rahman | Updated at 10:44pm on September 29, 2020

    Bangladesh pacer Mustafizur Rahman suffered a double blow by the cancellation of the Sri Lanka series as it ruled out his chances of making a...

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    BCB calls off Sri Lanka series for now

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:50pm on September 28, 2020

    The stalemate between Bangladesh Cricket Board and Sri Lanka Cricket came to a disappointing end on Monday with BCB president Nazmul Hasan calling off the...

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    Sri Lanka series impasse continues

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:42pm on September 26, 2020

    Bangladesh Cricket Board gave the cricketers training at the skill training camp a three-day break after the national team’s departure date for Sri Lanka got...

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    Tigers’ Lanka tour hanging by a thread

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:20pm on September 23, 2020

    Bangladesh Cricket Board is still in limbo regarding the next month’s Sri Lanka tour as it is yet to reach an agreement with its Lankan...