Kushal Perera

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Sri Lankan wicket-keeper batsman Kusal Perera has been withdrawn from the New Zealand tour after testing positive for a banned substance.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

Perera Century As Sri Lanka Sweep Bangladesh

Kushal Perera scored his maiden One-Day International century to set Sri Lanka up for a six-wicket win over Bangladesh that wrapped up a 3-0 series clean sweep.
22 February 2014

Bangladesh Fall Just Short Of Upset Win

Bangladesh came mightily close to toppling number one-ranked Sri Lanka in the first Twenty20 International in Chittagong before they were beaten by just two runs.
12 February 2014

Eranga, Herath Out Of Second Test

Sri Lanka fast bowler Shaminda Eranga and left-arm spinner Rangana Herath have been ruled out of the second and final Test in Bangladesh due to injury.
3 February 2014

Sri Lanka Remain Number One Despite Tanvir Fireworks

Sohail Tanvir and Saeed Ajmal gave them a fright but Sri Lanka held their nerve to earn a share of the spoils in the Twenty20 International series against Pakistan in Dubai. In doing so, they retain the number one ranking in the format.
13 December 2013

Dilshan, Perera Win Series For Sri Lanka

Tillakaratne Dilshan and Kushal Perera hit half-centuries as Sri Lanka rounded off a soggy series of games against New Zealand with an eight-wicket win in the second and final Twenty20 International.
21 November 2013