Long streak of home matches will help Dhoni find momentum: Kohli Pallekele [Sri Lanka], Aug 23 : Indian skipper Virat Kohli on Thursday said that the series of upcoming limited-over matches scheduled to be held this year will provide a great opportunity to the players, including his predecessor Mahendra Singh Dhoni, to define their roles and execute it well ...
Ashwin very much part of ODI team: India's bowling coach Kandy [Sri Lanka], Aug 22 : India's bowling coach Bharat Arun on Tuesday quashed suggestions that off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin's one-day career is on the downswing, saying the latter remains a vital cog in the national squad.
India will surely win 2019 World Cup: Axar Patel Dambulla [Sri Lanka], August 21 : Left-arm spinner Axar Patel, who was one of India's star performers in the Dambulla ODI, believes that the current Indian team is on a roll and exuded confidence that they will surely win the 2019 ICC World Cup slated to be held in England.
India beat Sri Lanka by nine wickets in first ODI Dambulla [Sri Lanka], August 20 : The Indian Cricket Team achieved yet another comprehensive victory over Sri Lanka in the opening ODI of the five-match series at the Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium here on Sunday.
Lanka eye World Cup 2019 spot in India series Dubai [UAE], August 18 : Sri Lanka will be eyeing the chance to seal direct qualification for the ICC World Cup 2019 in an upcoming five-match home series against India which commences in Dambulla on Sunday.
Excited to play as India's vice-captain: Rohit Sharma Dambulla [Sri Lanka], Aug 16 : Indian opener Rohit Sharma, who has recently been appointed as the vice-captain of the limited-overs team, on Thursday said he is excited with the prospect of stepping onto the field in his new role when the national side head into the five-match ODI series, beginning ...
Anushka Sharma spotted with Virat Kohli in Sri Lanka New Delhi , August 16 : Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli might not be vocal about their alleged relationship, but their meetings - in and outside - their work premises keep their fans in a perfectly happy space.
Ranatunga slams Sri Lanka board post whitewash against India Johannesburg [South Africa], August 16 : Following Sri Lanka's Test series whitewash against India, former skipper Arjuna Ranatunga has said that the Dinesh Chandimal-led side could not be faulted for the drubbing and blamed the country's cricket board for the same.
Dhawan, KL Rahul attain career-best Test rankings; Jadeja slips Dubai [UAE], Aug 15 : Openers Shikhar Dhawan and Lokesh Rahul have attained career-high positions in the ICC Test Player Rankings after figuring in an important partnership that helped India defeat Sri Lanka by an innings and 171 runs to complete a 3-0 rout of the home side.
Pandya's innings changed Sri Lanka's mindset: Kohli on Pallekele win Pallekele [Sri Lanka], Aug 14 : After Indian completed a three-match Test series whitewash against Sri Lanka 3-0 with a huge victory in Pallekele, skipper Virat Kohli on Monday heaped praises on 'Man of the Match' Hardik Pandya, saying that it was his innings which changed the mindset of the ...
Jacqueline Fernandez receives a special gift from 'Snapchat' New Delhi, , Aug 14 : Recently, Jacqueline Fernandez celebrated her 32nd birthday and while the whole world was busy showering the Sri Lankan beauty with their love and wishes, a special gift was received by the 'Kick' actress from Snapchat.
Pallekele Test: Ashwin, Shami wreak havoc as India complete first ... Pallekele [Sri Lanka], Aug 14 : A superb bowling performance by Ravichandran Ashwin and Mohammad Shami saw India beat Sri Lanka by an innings and 171 runs in the third and final Test to complete a three-match series whitewash at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium here on Monday.
Ashwin to play country cricket for Worcestershire Pallekele [Sri Lanka], Aug 14 : Indian all-rounder Ravichandran Ashwin, who has been rested for the upcoming limited-overs series against Sri Lanka, is confirmed to make his county cricket debut for Worcestershire this season.
Shan Masood hopeful of Pak Test return against Lanka Karachi [Pakistan], Aug 14 : Pakistan's out-of favour batsman Shan Masood has insisted that he is currently focussing on performing well in the domestic circuit to grab the national selectors' attention ahead of the Test series against Sri Lanka in the UAE later this year.
Pallekele Test: Dhawan, Rahul shine before Lanka fight back Pallekele [Sri Lanka], Aug 12 : Shikhar Dhawan and KL Rahul shared a brilliant 150-run opening stand before Sri Lanka fought back as India reached 329-6 at stumps on the opening day of the third and the final Test at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium here on Saturday.
Virat Kohli urges boys not to get complacent in Pallekele Test Kandy [Sri Lanka], August 11 : With India already having won the Test series against Sri Lanka, skipper Virat Kohli wants his boys not to get complacent and rather focus on their job during the third and final Test of the series beginning Saturday at the Pallekele International Stadium in Kandy.
Chameera, Gamage included in Lanka squad for Pallekele Test Colombo [Sri Lanka], August 10 : Fast bowlers Dushmantha Chameera and Lahiru Gamage have been included in the 14-man Sri Lanka squad for the third and final Test against India to be played at the Pallekele International Stadium from Saturday.