For scoring a blistering 126 run unbeaten knock in the Eliminator contest of the Bangladesh Premier League against Khulna Titans in Dhaka, Rangpur Riders' opening batsman Chris Gayle is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
11 December 2017
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
Sri Lanka bowling coach Champaka Ramanayake is backing pace bowler Suranga Lakmal to take up the responsibility in place of the injured Dushmantha Chameera for the remainder of the ongoing Test series against England.
26 May 2016
For his impressive performances with the ball in the Twenty20 International series against Zimbabwe in Bulawayo, Afghanistan's Dawlat Zadran is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
2 November 2015
Sri Lankan fast bowler Suranga Lakmal has been fined by the International Cricket Council for bowling two beamers at England’s Jos Buttler during their World Cup Pool A clash on Sunday in Wellington.
2 March 2015
Kumar Sangakkara scored a match-winning century to set up a 90-run win for Sri Lanka over England in the sixth One-Day International in Pallekele.
13 December 2014
Sri Lanka have called up uncapped fast bowler Binura Fernando and recalled opening batsman Dimuth Karunaratne ahead of the second and final Test against Pakistan in Colombo.
11 August 2014
Sri Lankan fast bowler Suranga Lakmal has been ruled out of the two-Test series against Pakistan that begins later this week due to an ankle injury.
5 August 2014
Left-arm spinner Rangana Herath has been drafted into Sri Lanka's touring party in England as a replacement for the injured fast bowler Suranga Lakmal.
26 May 2014
Suranga Lakmal and Lahiru Thirimanne will join Sri Lanka's Test squad ahead of the third and final Test against Australia, which starts on 3rd January. Lakmal will replace fellow fast-bowler Chanaka Welegedara, who picked up a hamstring tear during Sri Lanka's comprehensive defeat in the second Test, while Thirimanne, who was originally named as a standby player for the tour of Australia, will replace Kumar Sangakkara.
29 December 2012
A cricket video for Cricket World TV about the latest cricket news looking at three fast bowlers picking up injuries - Mitchell Johnson of Australia, Praveen Kumar of India and Suranga Lakmal of Sri Lanka.
30 November 2011
An ankle injury has ruled Sri Lankan pace bowler Suranga Lakmal out of the Test series in South Africa in another blow to the injury-ravaged tourists. He joins Dammika Prasad, Nuwan Kulasekara, Shaminda Eranga and Prasanna Jayawardene on an injury list that is hampering Sri Lanka as they search for a first Test win since the retirement of Muttiah Muralitharan.
30 November 2011
Left-arm quick bowler Chanaka Welagedara has been called up to replace injured fast bowler Suranga Lakmal in Sri Lanka's One-Day International squad. Lakmal will miss the remainder of the ODI series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates and the Twenty20 International due to injury.
16 November 2011
Sri Lanka have included fast bowler Suranga Lakmal and wicket-keeper Kaushal Silva in their 16-man squad for the...
10 November 2010
Fast bowler Suranga Lakmal is to replace Dilhara Fernando in Sri Lanka's One-Day International squad in India after Fernando...
16 December 2009
Angelo Mathews, Suranga Lakmal and Kaushal Silva have been named in Sri Lanka's 15-man Test squad for the three-match...
29 June 2009
Sri Lanka have called up uncapped duo Tharanga Paranavitana and Suranga Lakmal for their two-Test series in Pakistan...
3 February 2009