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Sri Lanka vs South Africa: After poor start at Galle, Keshav Maharaj makes his mark in subcontine...

Several new milestones were created by Keshav Maharaj as he rattled the Sri Lankan batsmen with his nagging length and deceived them in the flight.

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Sri Lanka’s picturesque Galle Stadium faces demolition after government rules that pavilion stand...

Colombo: England could be the last team to take on Sri Lanka at its famed Galle stadium, considered one of the world's most picturesque cricket grounds when they tour in November. This is because t...

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Sri Lankan cricketer Jeffrey Vandersay gets one-year suspension for misconduct

Vandersay’s tour of the West Indies was cut short on June 23, before the third and final Test, when he was sent home due to a disciplinary breach.

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South Africa’s Maharaj claims 8 to destroy Sri Lanka on Day 1 of 2nd Test

Left-arm-spinner Keshav Maharaj’s 8 for 58 is the best ever figures for a South African spinner in the sub-continent and for a visiting spinner in Sri Lanka.

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Sri Lanka's famed Galle cricket stadium faces stumps

England could be the last team to take on Sri Lanka at its famed Galle stadium, considered one of the world's most picturesque cricket grounds, when they tour in November.

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Indian U-19s beat Sri Lanka by one innings and 21 runs, Arjun Tendulkar gets two wickets

Arjun Tendulkar's test debut for the U-19s was largely uneventful, with Tendulkar picking up two wickets but also getting bowled out for a duck. The Indian U-19 squad beat Sri Lanka by an innings a...

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Sri Lanka (, or ; , śrī laṃkāva, , ilaṅkai), officially the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, is an island country in the northern Indian Ocean off the southern coast of the Indian subcontinent in South Asia.