Kushal Perera

Cricket World Player of the Week - Mehedi Hasan

For claiming a 12-wicket haul in the second Test in Dhaka and helping Bangladesh to register their maiden Test victory against England and also level the series, off-spinner Mehedi Hasan is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
1 November 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

ICC to support Kusal Perera's damages claim from WADA

The president of Sri Lanka Cricket Thilanga Sumathipala has revealed that the board has received the support of the International Cricket Council for the damages claim against the World Anti-Doping Agency on Kusal Perera.
7 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

Chaminda Bandara called up to replace Dushmantha Chameera

The Sri Lankan selectors have drafted in uncapped left-arm pacer Chaminda Bandara to replace the injured Dushmantha Chameera for the third Test against England at Lord's.
2 June 2016

Kusal Perera added to Sri Lankan Test squad

Sri Lankan batsman Kusal Perera has been called up to the Test squad for the ongoing series against England and will replace injured speedster Dhammika Prasad.
23 May 2016

ICC denies receiving claim from Sri Lanka for reimbursement in Kusal Perera case

Contrary to the statement of the secretary of Sri Lanka Cricket, the International Cricket Council has denied that it has received a request for reimbursement of the costs incurred by the board in the defence of Kusal Perera.
16 May 2016

FICA Chief Tony Irish questions WADA program after Kusal Perera clean chit

The executive chairman of the Federation of International Cricketers' Association has raised doubts over the efficacy of the World Anti-Doping Agency program when it comes to safeguarding clean cricketers in the aftermath of the incident involving Sri Lanka's Kusal Perera.
13 May 2016

Kumar Sangakkara bats for Kusal Perera's inclusion for England tour

Former Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara is hoping that Kusal Perera will be given a chance to feature in the tour of England after doping charges against him were lifted.
13 May 2016

ICC clears doping charges against Kusal Perera

The International Cricket Council on Wednesday lifted the provisional suspension on Sri Lankan batsman Kusal Perera after clearing the doping charges against him.
12 May 2016

Angelo Mathews questioned by police in match-fixing case

Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews has been questioned by the police in connection with a match-fixing approach which was reported by Kusal Perera and Rangana Herath.
20 January 2016

Kusal Perera faces four-year ban

Sri Lankan wicket-keeper batsman Kusal Perera, who was tested positive for a prohibited substance faces a four-year ban by the International Cricket Council.
25 December 2015

Kusal Perera out of New Zealand tour after failing dope test

Sri Lankan wicket-keeper batsman Kusal Perera has been withdrawn from the New Zealand tour after testing positive for a banned substance.
7 December 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - David Warner

For his swashbuckling centuries in both innings of the first Test against New Zealand in Brisbane, setting the platform for Australia's win, David Warner is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
9 November 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - Mitchell Marsh

For a fine all-round match-winning performance in the second One-Day International between Australia and England, Mitchell Marsh is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
7 September 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - Dwayne Bravo

For wonderful contributions late in the tournament, man of the series, Dwayne Bravo, who led his side Trinidad & Tobago Red Steel to the Caribbean Premier League Title, is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
27 July 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - Steven Smith

For a match-defining and dominating double ton against England in the second Ashes Test, Steven Smith is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
20 July 2015

Four Changes In Sri Lanka ODI Squad

Sri Lanka have made four changes in naming a One-Day International squad for the first three matches in India next month.
22 October 2014

Video - Chandimal Praises 'Improved' Perera

Following his starring role in setting up a five-run win for Sri Lanka over South Africa in the ICC World Twenty20, Dinesh Chandimal praises opening batsman Kushal Perera.
22 March 2014

Sri Lanka Open By Beating South Africa

Sri Lanka opened their ICC World Twenty20 campaign by winning a thrilling ICC World Twenty20 encounter against South Africa by five runs in Chittagong.
22 March 2014