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Tag Archives: Arjuna Ranatunga

Sri Lanka cricket cleared of match-fixing allegations, board says

Sri Lanka Cricket match-fixing allegations

COLOMBO: Cricket (SLC) said on Tuesday the sport’s global governing body had found no evidence of wrongdoing against it following allegations of match-fixing and other forms of corruption. The board said the International Cricket Council (ICC) had failed to uncover evidence of graft during an investigation into explosive accusations levelled ...

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Ranatunga slams Sri Lanka board over whitewash


COLOMBO: Former skipper Arjuna Ranatunga blamed Sri Lanka s cricket board Tuesday for the squad s crushing three-Test series whitewash on home soil against India. Ranatunga said Sri Lanka s XI could not be faulted for the humiliating 3-0 drubbing described by skipper Dinesh Chandimal as the worst series of his career, but ...

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Ranatunga urges ICC to probe Sri Lanka cricket boss


COLOMBO: Former skipper Arjuna Ranatunga has blamed Sri Lanka’s string of humiliating defeats on the country’s cricket chief and demanded his investigation by the International Cricket Council (ICC). In what could be the opening shots of a new bid to head Sri Lanka Cricket, Ranatunga, 53, told AFP there was ...

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Sri Lanka to probe 2011 Cricket World Cup final defeat


COLOMBO: 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 match fixing. The South Asian nation lost the World Cup decider by six wickets at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai, stunning the cricket-mad island. Then ...

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Ranatunga claims 2011 World Cup final against India was fixed


COLOMBO: Former Sri Lanka skipper Arjuna Ranatunga on Friday demanded an investigation into the country´s 2011 World Cup final defeat by India amid allegations of match fixing. Ranatunga, 53, in a video posted on his Facebook page, said he was shocked by Sri Lanka´s six-wicket defeat in the final at ...

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