Dimuth Karunaratne

If you want to compete.... you definitely have got to have a good batting line-up - Dimuth Karunaratne

Sri Lanka’s World Cup fate is out of their own hands after defeat to South Africa on Friday in Durham.
30 June 2019

Dimuth Karunaratne left frustrated as Sri Lanka’s World Cup hopes are left hanging by a thread

Dimuth Karunaratne was frustrated at his side’s inability to rotate the strike after their semi-final hopes were left hanging by a thread in Durham on Friday.
28 June 2019

Karunaratne praises Sri Lanka legend Malinga for leading by example

Lasith Malinga is an example for the rest of Sri Lanka to follow – according to his captain Dimuth Karunaratne.
21 June 2019

“England is the best batting line-up against the spinners in the world” - Dimuth Karunaratne

Dimuth Karunaratne has labelled England the best players of spin at this World Cup
20 June 2019

Karunaratne tells Sri Lanka’s batsmen to take on Australia’s short balls

Dimuth Karunaratne insists the Sri Lanka batting order will have full licence to take on the short ball when they face off with Australia in their crunch ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup clash at the Oval.
14 June 2019

Sri Lanka Captain Dimuth Karunaratne post-match press conference

Sri Lanka Captain Dimuth Karunaratne comments at post-match press conference
11 June 2019

Cricket World Player of the Week - Kagiso Rabada

For picking a 10-wicket haul in the second Test in Bloemfontein and leading South Africa to an innings victory against Bangladesh, fast bowler Kagiso Rabada is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
9 October 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Evin Lewis

For scoring a terrific 176 runs off 130 deliveries in the fourth One-Day International against England at Kennington Oval, West Indies opening batsman Evin Lewis wins the Cricket World Player of the Week award.
2 October 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Shikhar Dhawan

India opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan is the Cricket World Player of the Week for setting up a massive 304 run victory in the first Test against Sri Lanka in Galle.
31 July 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 - Rangana Herath

For picking a 13-wicket haul in the second Test against Zimbabwe and leading Sri Lanka to a 2-0 series whitewash in Harare, veteran left-arm-spinner Rangana Herath is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
14 November 2016

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

Sri Lanka fritter away advantage with poor execution

Dimuth Karunaratne scored a fine century, but Sri Lanka frittered away a solid early advantage, thanks to some poor batting execution and disciplined bowling from Pakistan, finishing day one of the third Test in Pallekele on 272 for eight.
3 July 2015