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 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
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
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
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
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
As two players are banned, two more are fined and one is reported for a suspected illlegal bowling action, our latest cricket news video calls the Sri Lanka-India series one which has caused a bit of a hangover.
2 September 2015
Dinesh Chandimal and Ishant Sharma have been banned while Dhammika Prasad and Lahiru Thirimanne fined by the ICC following incidents during the third and final Test between India and Sri Lanka in Colombo.
1 September 2015
The International Cricket Council has charged Indian fast bowler Ishant Sharma and Sri Lankan cricketers Dhammika Prasad, Lahiru Thirimanne and Dinesh Chandimal after heated exchanges took place on the fourth day of the third Test in Colombo.
1 September 2015
Dinesh Chandimal has been named as the Cricket World Player of the Week for a brilliant counter-attacking innings that pulled Sri Lanka out of the jaws of defeat and instead helped them pull off a wonder victory.
17 August 2015
Dinesh Chandimal scored a fine unbeaten counter-attacking century to help Sri Lanka set visitors India, who need 153 more to win with nine wickets in hand at stumps on day three of the first Test in Galle, a tricky target.
14 August 2015
Sri Lankan wicket-keeper batsman Dinesh Chandimal credited the Indian bowlers for using the conditions well after the hosts were bowled out for 183 runs in the first innings of the Galle Test.
12 August 2015
Sri Lankan batsman Dinesh Chandimal is set to miss the remainder of the World Cup following a hamstring injury that he sustained during the match against Australia in Sydney on Sunday.
10 March 2015
A stunning Kumar Sangakkara double-century turned the tables on New Zealand as Sri Lanka moved into a 113-run lead on day two of the second and final Test in Wellington.
4 January 2015
Sri Lanka have made four changes to their squad for the fourth and fifth One-Day Internationals against India in Ranchi and Kolkata.
8 November 2014
Sri Lanka have recalled off-spinner Suraj Randiv and fast bowler Dhammika Prasad ahead of their three-match One-Day International series against Pakistan.
19 August 2014
Sri Lanka have added uncapped wicket-keeper Niroshan Dickwella to their squad ahead of the second and final Test against South Africa in Colombo.
22 July 2014
An almost full-strength Sri Lankan side thrashed Kent by 128 runs in the second of their three limited overs tour games in the south of England.
16 May 2014
South Africa and Sri Lanka captains Faf du Plessis and Dinesh Chandimal have both been banned for one game as punishment for their sides twice falling foul of over-rate regulations.
28 March 2014
Following Sri Lanka's crushing nine-wicket win over the Netherlands, watch as opposing captains Dinesh Chandimal and Peter Borren give their reactions to the match.
25 March 2014