Chamara Silva

  • Mathews back for second Test, but Welegedara ruled out April 2, 2012

    Colombo: Allrounder Angelo Mathews has returned from a calf injury to join the Sri Lanka squad for the second and final Test against England but he will not be available to bowl. Chamara Silva has been dropped to accommodate Mathews in Sri Lanka's 14-man squad while injured pacer Chanaka Welegedara...
  • Chamara Silva stars for SL XI vs England March 20, 2012

    Colombo: Chamara Silva made a strong case for an international comeback by scoring 163 as Sri Lanka Development XI reached 376 for 5 against England on the opening day of a three-day warm-up match. Silva faced 181 balls, hitting 25 boundaries and a six. He was supported well by captain Thilina...
  • Jayawardene to miss fifth ODI, T20 vs Pakistan November 22, 2011

    Abu Dhabi: Injured middle-order batsman Mahela Jayawardene has been ruled out of Sri Lanka's last two matches against Pakistan and returned home, team manager Anura Tennekoon said on Tuesday. The 34-year-old batsman hit a half-century in his team's 26-run defeat in the fourth match in Sharjah on Sunday, but played in...