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Dimuth Karunaratne

Sri Lankan captain Dimuth Karunaratne declares Paksitan '200 per cent' safe

Sri Lanka lost the series but signed off satisfied with security measures in Pakistan after their first home test series in 10 years.

23 Dec 2019 4:14 PM

Regret not coming to Pakistan for playing ODI, T20I: SL captain Dimuth Karunaratne

Sri Lanka is currently playing against Pakistan in Pakistan. The first match of the series had ended as a draw.

19 Dec 2019 1:02 PM

We could've used a different approach: Sri Lanka captain

Sri Lanka in the first session of Day 1 had a solid start to their innings as Dimuth Karunaratne and Oshada Fernando had a 96-run stand.

12 Dec 2019 12:00 PM

Having Mickey Arthur with us is big advantage, says Sri Lanka captain Dimuth Karunaratne

Arthur, who was appointed the head coach of Sri Lanka last week, held the same position in Pakistan from 2016 until the end of 2019 ODI WC.

11 Dec 2019 11:11 AM

'It was a fantastic hundred by Dimuth': Kane Williamson

Williamson also said that they thought the wicket would deteriorate more than it did.

18 Aug 2019 9:00 PM


'We have some new plans', says skipper Karunaratne ahead of first Test against NZ

Sri Lanka were whitewashed by England in November last year. Recalling that, Karunaratne said they failed to stop the runs.

14 Aug 2019 8:26 AM

'We hope to give Nuwan Kulasekara a good send-off', says Dimuth Karunaratne

The 37-year-old has 199 scalps in 184 ODI matches. He has featured in 58 T20Is and bagged 66 wickets.

31 Jul 2019 12:14 PM

ICC CWC’19: ICC comes up with look-alike photos of Vicky Kaushal and Olivier Giroud

The Cricket World Cup did not stop its antics with this, as they earlier compared Sri Lanka's bowler Isuru Udana to Olivier Giroud.

02 Jul 2019 11:42 PM

Dimuth advised by Hannan Sarkar to not lose heart

Hannan Sarkar very well remembered his first ball wicket taker in the world cup match was Chaminda Vaas.

29 Jun 2019 1:25 PM

Karunaratne blames batsmen for Sri Lanka's thumping loss against Kiwis

Sri Lanka is currently ranked at the number nine position in the ICC ODI team rankings.

02 Jun 2019 12:58 PM


Weak and crisis-hit Sri Lanka look to shut up their criticisms

The last 4 years have not been kind to Sri Lankan cricket and the island’s once-powerful side arrive at the World Cup struggling for form.

24 May 2019 11:39 AM

'All well in the team', says Sri Lankan team manager

The team manager Ashantha de Mel said, 'It is absolutely rubbish to say that and there is no truth in this.'

21 May 2019 5:42 PM

Sri Lankan security experts to return after Scotland series

Dimuth Karunratne's boys will be playing two ODIs' against Scotland on Saturday and Tuesday.

18 May 2019 12:29 PM

Lasith Malinga hints at retiring before World Cup, sends message to the players group

According to the sources, the chief selector merely asked him about his availability without guaranteeing him about the captaincy.

18 Apr 2019 8:14 AM

SLC fines Karunaratne for drink driving incident

The fine is equivalent of the match fee the player would have received for playing one Test match.

04 Apr 2019 4:12 PM


Lanka Police arrests cricketer Dimuth Karunaratne for alleged drink driving

Sri Lanka Cricket confirmed the incident and said it will follow due process in determining the future course of action.

31 Mar 2019 5:30 PM

Dimuth Karunaratne leads Sri Lanka fightback against Pakistan

Niroshan Dickwella was unbeaten on 42, having added 66 runs for the unbroken fifth-wicket stand alongside his captain.

29 Sep 2017 5:00 AM

Big blow for India as Ravindra Jadeja suspended for Pallekele Test

Ravindra Jadeja was adjudged Man of the Match for his match figures of 7-236, apart from unbeaten 70 with the bat in the 1st innings.

06 Aug 2017 6:59 PM

Ravindra Jadeja bowls India to series-clinching victory

Ravindra Jadeja claimed his 9th 5-wicket haul as SL made 386 in the 2nd innings before collapsing minutes before the tea break on Day 5.

06 Aug 2017 6:52 PM

Lanka going downhill is worrying

The team is in the process of rebuilding and it can’t be easy replacing extraordinary players like Jayawardene, Sangakarra and Dilshan.

06 Aug 2017 2:33 AM