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  1. Tharanga to lead Lanka in ODIs, T20I against India; urges support from fanRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Newkerala.com

    Colombo [Sri Lanka], August 16 : Left-arm Sri Lanka batsman Upul Tharanga will lead the side in the upcoming five-match ODI series against India. Tharanga will be leading the ODI side for the first time since Angelo Mathews gave up the ODI captaincy post the 2-3 loss against Zimbabwe in July at home.

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  2. Arjuna Ranatunga slams Sri Lanka board post whitewash against IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... which had suffered a string of humiliating home defeats in recent months, including series loss against minnows Zimbabwe. Sri Lanka will now face Virat Kohli's men in the five match ODI series beginning Sunday at Dambulla. The two teams will also ...

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  3. Tharanga to lead Lanka in ODIs, T20I against India; urges support from fanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | India.com

    Colombo [Sri Lanka], August 16 : Left-arm Sri Lanka batsman Upul Tharanga will lead the side in the upcoming five-match ODI series against India. Tharanga will be leading the ODI side for the first time since Angelo Mathews gave up the ODI captaincy post the 2-3 loss against Zimbabwe in July at home.

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  4. India vs Sri Lanka Test series: Hosts' marks out of 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | CricketCountry.com

    Sri Lanka had a fairly decent record at home before the start of the three-Test series against India. Wins against Zimbabwe, Bangladesh and Australia would have given them self-assurance - this includes a historic 3-0 whitewash of the men from Down Under.

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  5. Joel Garner warns hosts against underestimating West IndiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | The Cricketer International

    ... over New Zealand in 2012. Since the 1990s, their only successes away from home have been against Bangladesh and Zimbabwe. They did hold England to a 1-1 draw in the Caribbean two years ago, however, inspired in part by comments from the ECB ...

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  6. SL board clears fist Pakistan tour since 2009 attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | News Today

    ... team," the Pakistan Cricket Board wrote on Twitter. Since 2009, the only international team to visit Pakistan is Zimbabwe, who played five limited-overs games in Lahore in 2015. Pakistan play their "home" internationals in the United Arab Emirates. ...

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  7. Cricket - India whitewash worst loss for Sri Lanka captain ChandimalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... Angelo Mathews stepped down as captain last month after Sri Lanka's maiden one-day international series loss to Zimbabwe at home calling it the lowest point of his career. Chandimal was handed the reins of the test team and led the side to a ...

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  8. Sri Lanka likely to play T20I in PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Cricket World

    Pakistan might finally witness international cricket at home with Sri Lanka Cricket President Thilanga Sumathipala expressing interest in sending his team to the Asian neighbour in September. After the Sri Lankan team bus was attacked in 2009, Zimbabwe has been the only full-member nation to have toured the Asian country in 2015 with Pakistan choosing United Arab Emirates as their adopted home.

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  9. England v West Indies: Curtly Ambrose plays down Windies' chancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | BBC News

    ... our cricket would better," he added of the side who are eighth in the Test rankings, above only Bangladesh and Zimbabwe. Many of West Indies' star names opt to play in lucrative global Twenty20 competitions rather than in the domestic league. "Look ...

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  10. Sport24.co.za | Broad excited as England step into day/night Test 'unknown'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | News24

    ... West Indies have lost their last six Test series and their away record, excluding matches against Bangladesh and Zimbabwe, is especially desperate with just three wins in 86 matches since 1997. Broad, however, insisted: "We've got a huge amount of ...

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  11. IND vs SL 3rd Test at Pallekele: History, humiliation and other statistical highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | CricketCountry.com

    They have won 8 and lost 8. Among overseas countries, India have better win-loss records only in Bangladesh and Zimbabwe . 0 whitewashes by India in an overseas 3-Test series before this one.

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  12. 'Worst series loss of my career' - ChandimalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | The Cricketer International

    ... helm, lamented the 0-3 beating at India's hands. Barely a month ago, Angelo Mathews had said the ODI series loss to Zimbabwe had been " one of the lowest points " of his own career, and not long after he ended up stepping down. Chandimal's despair ...

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  13. Gavaskar: This SL side will struggle against any Ranji Trophy sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | CricketCountry.com

    ... lost a Test to Bangladesh. The miseries continued. Last month they had to struggle hard to beat a much-lower-ranked Zimbabwe and conceded a first-innings lead. The final nail was hammered into their coffin by India when they convincingly hammered ...

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  14. Hashan Tillakratane questions shot selection of Sri Lankan batsmenRead the original story

    Monday Aug 14 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... how his team folded up in the first innings for a paltry 135 in reply to India's huge 487. Playing spin, even from Zimbabwe series we couldn't cope up with. Second innings of that match and second innings of the SSC Test, the boys played really ...

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  15. Sri Lanka board clears first Pakistan tour since 2009 attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | Iol.co.za

    ... play at least one of those games in Lahore," he added. Since 2009, the only international team to visit Pakistan is Zimbabwe, who played five limited-overs games in Lahore in 2015. Pakistan play their "home" internationals in the United Arab ...

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  16. We played very immature and bad shots, fumes TillakaratneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | CricketCountry.com

    ... how his team folded up in the first innings for a paltry 135 in reply to India s huge 487 . Playing spin, even from Zimbabwe series we couldn t cope up with. Second innings of that match and second innings of the SSC Test, the boys played really ...

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  17. Sri Lanka to Play at Least One T20I in Pakistan, Says Board President Thilanga SumathipalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | India.com

    ... the T20I match, it will be their first visit to the country since the 2009 terror attack. After the attack, only Zimbabwe have toured Pakistan. Earlier this year, PCB conducted the final of Pakistan Super League in Lahore. In September, ICC is set ...

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  18. Sri Lanka 'keen' to tour Pakistan for first time since 2009Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 13 | Newkerala.com

    ... six Pakistani policemen and injuring some of the visiting players. However, low-ranked sides namely Afghanistan and Zimbabwe had toured the country for a limited-over series. Sri Lanka and Pakistan are due to play each other in a full series that ...

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  19. Tillakratne questions Lankan batsmen's shot selectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | Rediff.com

    ... how his team folded up in the first innings for a paltry 135 in reply to India's huge 487. "Playing spin, even from Zimbabwe series we couldn't cope up with. Second innings of that match and second innings of the SSC Test, the boys played really ...

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  20. Chris Gayle could return to face England in ODI seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | Daily Mail

    ... despite a Test decline that has seen West Indies fail to win an away series anywhere other than Bangladesh or Zimbabwe for more than 22 years. 'West Indies won the Under-19 World Cup last year, and that team has just won a one-day series in South ...

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