Press Trust of India | Friday November 21, 2014
Sri Lankan batting mainstay Kumar Sangakkara might still be keen on giving up ODIs after the 50-over World Cup but is learnt to be re-thinking his Test future after the request from the selectors.
NDTVSports | Monday November 17, 2014
India swept Sri Lanka off their feet in the five-match ODI series. Lankan chief selector Sanath Jayasuriya is bitterly disappointed with the lackluster display by Angelo Mathews' team.
NDTVSports | Friday November 14, 2014
The 4-0 pounding at the hands of India has sent Sri Lankan cricket in tailspin with three former cricketers - Kumar Sangakkara, Mahela Jayawardene and Sanath Jayasuriya - clearly exposing the fissures in the team's thinking process.
NDTVSports | Monday November 10, 2014
Having lost the ODI series versus India 3-0, Sri Lanka are realigning their squad for the last two ODIs. Kumar Sangakkara is among four players being sent back.
NDTVSports | Thursday November 6, 2014
Live cricket score and ball-by-ball commentary from the 2nd One-Day International (ODI) match between India and Sri Lanka at the Sardar Patel Stadium, Motera, Ahmedabad on Thursday.
AshishMaggo | Thursday October 30, 2014
Angelo Mathews' inspiring leadership and performance comes as a shining example of what India should have done to put on a better show in England.
NDTVSports | Sunday October 26, 2014
Sri Lanka's break from international cricket was disrupted thanks to a hastily arranged Indian tour and captain Angelo Mathews feels three days of batting practice is not good enough for what is undoubtedly a tough series.
NDTVSports | Wednesday October 22, 2014
Sri Lanka will play five ODIs between November 2-15 after West Indies players refused to continue their tour of India.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 22, 2014
Kumar Sangakkara, who had questioned the wisdom of the hurriedly arranged series in the wake West Indies' sudden end to their India tour, has developed a slight back injury, team sources said.
PrakashGovindasreenivasan | Saturday October 18, 2014
Cramped schedules, fitness problems, payment irregularities, suspect bowling action and injuries: West Indies' replacement for the tour to India - Sri Lanka - are grappling with numerous issues of their own.
Press Trust of India | Saturday October 18, 2014
Following West Indies' dramatic pullout, India reached out to neighbours Sri Lanka to fill in. Sri Lanka Cricket board agreed to play five ODIs starting on November 1.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday September 27, 2014
Sri Lanka's new coach Marvan Atapattu said there was no danger of complacency among his players and even star batsman Kumar Sangakkara recognised there was room for improvement ahead of the World Cup in New Zealand and Australia.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday August 20, 2014
Former captain Mahela Jayawardene, who ended his 17-year Test career on Monday following the 2-0 series win over Pakistan, said there was no cause for panic over the side's immediate future.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Monday August 18, 2014
Kumar Sangakkara shared several big partnerships, including the world record 624-run stand against South Africa in 2006, with Mahela Jayawardene, who retired from Test cricket after the two-match series against Pakistan.
Reuters | Saturday August 16, 2014
At the close of play on Day 3, Mahela Jayawardene (49 not out) had his very good friend Kumar Sangakkara (54 not out) for company as they gave Sri Lanka a healthy lead over Pakistan.
Reuters,AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday August 16, 2014
After Rangana Herath's nine-wicket haul, Kumar Sangakkara (54 not out) and Mahela Jayawardene (49 not out) took Sri Lanka's total to 177/2, leading Pakistan by 165 runs at stumps on Day 3.
NDTVSports | Monday August 11, 2014
Kumar Sangakkara dethrones AB De Villiers while Ravichandran Ashwin displaces Vernon Philander.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Sunday August 10, 2014
Sri Lanka defeated Pakistan by seven wickets to take a 1-0 lead in the two-match series.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Saturday August 9, 2014
Sri Lankan run-scoring machine Kumar Sangakkara's record-breaking 221 put him in the company of Sir Donald Bradman, arguably the greatest batsman cricket has ever known.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday August 9, 2014
Kumar Sangakkara made 221 as Sri Lanka declared their first innings at 533-9 shortly before stumps, a lead of 82 runs over Pakistan's total of 451.