Sachitra Senanayake

What Should Constitute An Illegal Bowling Action?

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has accelerated its campaign to crack down on bowlers using an illegal action. Rohit Ranjan asks whether this is a good or bad thing.
6 May 2015

Senanayake Replaces Ajmal At Worcestershire

Worcestershire have signed Sri Lankan off-spinner Sachithra Senanayake as the replacement for Pakistan’s Saeed Ajmal who will be unavailable due to National duty.
5 April 2015

Senanayake, Williamson Cleared

The International Cricket Council has revealed that off-spinners Sachithra Senanayake and Kane Williamson have been cleared to bowl again in international cricket.
9 December 2014

Sri Lanka Name 30-Man World Cup Squad

Sri Lanka have named their 30-man preliminary squad for the Cricket World Cup 2015, which gets underway in Australia and New Zealand in February.
7 December 2014

Senanayake Remodels Bowling Action

Off-spinner Sachithra Senanayake has completed 10 days of remedial work on his bowling action in Perth.
21 August 2014

Senanayake Banned From Bowling

Sri Lankan off-spinner Sachithra Senanayake has had his action assessed as illegal and been banned from bowling in international cricket.
12 July 2014

Sri Lanka Win Heated Decider, Claim Series 3-2

Sri Lanka beat England by six wickets in the decisive fifth One-Day International at Edgbaston in a game that saw a rare instance of 'Mankading' during England's innings.
3 June 2014

Senanayake Reported For Suspected Illegal Bowling Action

Sri Lankan off-spinner Sachithra Senanayake has had his bowling action reported following the fourth One-Day International against England at Lord's.
2 June 2014

Sri Lanka Hit Back With Thumping Win

Sri Lanka levelled the five-match One-Day International series with England at one game apiece courtesy of a thumping 157-run win in the second match in Chester-le-Street.
25 May 2014

Sri Lanka Win Last-Ball Thriller

Sachithra Senanayake hit the last ball for four to guide Sri Lanka to a three-wicket win over Bangladesh in the second and final Twenty20 International in Chittagong.
14 February 2014

Sri Lanka Pair Almost Embarrass Pakistan

An opening One-Day International that Pakistan should have won comfortably was turned into something spectacularly close in Sharjah by Sri Lanka's eighth-wicket pair of Seekkuge Prasanna and Sachithra Senanayake.
18 December 2013

Rambukwella Called Up To Sri Lanka T20 Squad

Sri Lanka have called up uncapped off-spinner Ramith Rambukwella for the two-match Twenty20 International series against New Zealand.
17 November 2013


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