Dinesh Chandimal

Chandimal, Thirimanne in Sri Lanka squad for second Test

Sri Lanka have bolstered their batting ahead of the second Test against India in Colombo with Dinesh Chandimal and Lahiru Thirimanne making a return to the 16 man squad.
2 August 2017
 

Dinesh Chandimal returns to Sri Lanka squad ahead of second Test

Sri Lanka have received a much needed boost ahead of the second Test against India in Colombo with the return of skipper Dinesh Chandimal.
31 July 2017

Dinesh Chandimal to miss first Test against India

As a big blow to Sri Lanka's chances in the upcoming Test series against India, skipper Dinesh Chandimal has been ruled out of the first game that kicks-off on 26th July in Galle.
22 July 2017

Sri Lanka announce Dinesh Chandimal as Test captain

Sri Lanka have confirmed Dinesh Chandimal as the Test skipper after Angelo Mathews announced his decision to step down on Tuesday.
12 July 2017

Sri Lanka drop Dinesh Chandimal for Zimbabwe series

Sri Lanka have dropped their senior batsman Dinesh Chandimal for the first two games of the upcoming One-Day International series against Zimbabwe at home that kicks-off on Friday.
28 June 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Paul Stirling

Ireland opening batsman Paul Stirling has been named the Cricket World Player of the Week for his consistent performances against Afghanistan in the ongoing One-Day International series in Greater Noida.
20 March 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Glenn Maxwell

For scoring 211 runs in the two Twenty20 International games against Sri Lanka and leading Australia to a 2-0 series triumph, Glenn Maxwell is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
12 September 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Joe Root

For scoring two consecutive fifties and steering England to victories in the first two One-Day Internationals against Pakistan, Joe Root is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
29 August 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Rangana Herath

Sri Lanka left-arm-spinner Rangana Herath is the Cricket World Player of the Week for bowling Sri Lanka to a convincing victory in the third Test against Australia in Colombo.
22 August 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Younis Khan

For scoring the highest individual score at number five for Pakistan and leading his team to a historic series levelling win in the fourth Test against England at Kennington Oval, Younis Khan is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
15 August 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Kusal Mendis

For scoring the highest individual score in Pallekele and helping Sri Lanka secure a fabulous victory in the first Test against Australia, Kusal Mendis is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
1 August 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Jason Roy

For scoring the second highest individual score by an England player in One-Day Internationals, Jason Roy is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
4 July 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Imran Tahir

For registering the best figure by a South African bowler in One-Day Internationals in the tri-series encounter against West Indies in St Kitts, Imran Tahir is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
20 June 2016

England seal comfortable series victory after Dinesh Chandimal ton

After Dinesh Chandimal notched a sublime century, England bowled Sri Lanka out for 475 runs in the second innings and chased down the target of 79 runs in 23.2 overs to secure an unassailable 2-0 series lead with a nine-wicket win in the second Test in Chester-le-Street.
30 May 2016

Malinga, Kulasekara rattle UAE after Chandimal fifty sets up Sri Lanka victory

Lasith Malinga and Nuwan Kulasekara shared seven wickets between them to decimate the batting lineup of the United Arab Emirates as Sri Lanka successfully defended a target of 130 runs to claim a 14-run victory in the second match of the 2016 Asia Cup in Mirpur.
25 February 2016

Dinesh Chandimal to lead Sri Lanka against New Zealand in T20Is

Dinesh Chandimal will captain Sri Lanka in the two-match Twenty20 International series in place of the regular skipper Lasith Malinga, who is out with an injury.
30 December 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - Adam Voges

For his unbeaten knock of 269 which came in just 285 deliveries in the first Test against West Indies, Australia’s Adam Voges is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
14 December 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - Dimuth Karunaratne

For his valiant yet steady knock of 186 setting the platform for Sri Lanka's innings victory in the first Test against West Indies in Galle, Dimuth Karunaratne is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
19 October 2015

Sri Lanka on top after Karunaratne, Chandimal tons

Dimuth Karunaratne and Dinesh Chandimal hit 'daddy' hudreds and Rangana Herath struck twice before stumps on day two of the first Test to put Sri Lanka 418 runs ahead of West Indies in Galle.
15 October 2015

Sri Lanka make West Indies toil hard on day one in Galle

An unbeaten 135-run knock by Dimuth Karunaratne established the groundwork for Sri Lanka as the stage is set for the home side to put up a big first innings total against West Indies in the first Test match at Galle.
14 October 2015