Monday, 24 April 2017

Tag Archives: Sri Lanka

ICC unveil practice match schedule for Women’s World Cup

WOMENS WORLD CUP

LONDON: Defending champions Australia will face South Africa and Pakistan in warm-up matches prior to this year’s International Cricket Council (ICC) Women’s World Cup in England and Wales, it has been announced. The ICC has published the warm-up schedule for the eight competing nations, with games due to be played ...

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Sri Lankan spinner Kamindu Mendis bowls with both hands

Kamindu Mendis

HOBART: Sri Lanka have found a ‘double-hand’ bowler in the form of Kamindu Mendis. According to details, Sri Lanka under-19 captain Kamindu Mendis bowled with both hands against Australia in second match of Youth Series. Head coach Roy Dias praised the talent of young Mendis and said his bowling skills ...

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Malinga makes history with another hat-trick

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COLOMBO: A hat-trick from Sri Lankan paceman Lasith Malinga wasn’t enough for his side to prevent Bangladesh squaring their T20 series with a 45-run win in Colombo. Mustafizur Rahman’s 4-21 led Bangladesh to victory, with Malinga ending up on the losing side despite taking the fourth international hat-trick of his ...

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Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka by four wickets in second Test

SRILANKA BANGLA

GALLE: A win on foreign soil against a strong home side was Bangladesh’s dream for a long time. Bangladesh achieved it by beating Sri Lanka by four wickets – their first Test win against the hosts – in a performance that saw them dominate large periods of the game. They had ...

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Late wickets hurt Bangladesh reply to Lanka’s 338

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COLOMBO: The two ends of the day were delicate and disastrous. Dinesh Chandimal took Sri Lanka out of a slippery slope, from an overnight 238 for 7 to a more comfortable footing of 338. Then, Bangladesh did what they have so regularly, giving away a good start and looking like ...

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Bangladesh hope to break losing streak in 100th Test

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COLOMBO: Bangladesh will be looking to overcome their recent dismal form as the perennial minnows try to make their 100th Test appearance an occasion to celebrate against Sri Lanka in Colombo. Test cricket’s newest entrants have showed occasional promise since they were drafted into the elite cricket competition in 2000 ...

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Bangladesh openers, bad light keep Lanka at bay

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GALLE: Opener Soumya Sarkar scored his second half-century of the match as Bangladesh kept their faint hopes of saving the first Test against Sri Lanka alive in Galle. Set a daunting target of 457 runs, Bangladesh reached 67-0 before bad light brought early stumps on the fourth day with the ...

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Model Ayan Ali’s abashing picture goes viral!

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COLOMBO: Scandalously famous, super model, Ayaan Ali’s recent abashing picture goes viral. The picture was taken during a commercial’s shoot in Sri Lanka. The dollar girl is standing next to a boy wearing short dress. It seems like she has gained weight in the picture and her caption claims that she will ...

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Forget India, profit from ‘quiet rise’ of Pakistan: Barron’s Asia

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JAKARTA: Investors should forget India and instead profit from the ‘quiet rise’ of Pakistan along with Sri Lanka and Bangladesh, Barron’s Asia said. In an article, America’s financial magazine advised investors where profit is to be had through stock investments. It pitched Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh as the places to ...

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Ayyan Ali flies to Sri Lanka after exclusion from ECL

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KARACHI: Ayyan Ali flew to Sri Lanka on Wednesday night from a foreign airline’s flight EK-605. The model was successful at the airport this time as her name was excluded from the Exit Control List (ECL) by interior ministry in view of the decision by Supreme Court of Pakistan. Ayyan ...

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