DHAMMIKA PRASAD

  • Sri Lanka name rookie Chameera to replace Prasad February 10, 2015

    Sydney: Sri Lanka have called up rookie right arm fast bowler Dushmantha Chameera as a replacement for injured Dhammika Prasad in their World Cup squad. The International Cricket Council (ICC) approved the replacement on Tuesday after Prasad was forced to pull out after fracturing his hand while training on Saturday. The 23-year-old...
  • Dushmantha Chameera to replace Dhammika Prasad at World Cup February 9, 2015

    Colombo: Sri Lanka on Monday nominated Dushmantha Chameera as replacement for the injured Dhammika Prasad at the upcoming World Cup. The 23 year-old fast bowler has represented Sri Lanka in only one one-day match, taking two wickets. Prasad was ruled out of the World Cup last on Saturday because of a fractured...
  • Injured Dhammika Prasad ruled out of World Cup 2015 February 8, 2015

    Sri Lanka were dealt a blow on Saturday as Dhammika Prasad was ruled out of the 2015 World Cup due to an injury. Sri Lanka, likely to go into the marquee event without Lasith Malinga, will have to make do without Prasad after the right-arm seamer fractured his left hand while...
  • As it happened: England vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Day 5 June 24, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page). Day 4 roundup: Sri Lanka took control of the second Test after Dhammika Prasad claimed four wickets on day four to reduce England to 57 for 5, needing an unlikely 293 more runs to win at Headingley. Sri Lanka were earlier...
  • 2nd Test: Sri Lanka in control, England on the mat June 23, 2014

    Leeds: Sri Lanka took control of the second Test after Dhammika Prasad claimed four wickets on day four to reduce England to 57 for 5 on Monday, needing an unlikely 293 more runs to win at Headingley. Sri Lanka were earlier dismissed for 457, setting England an imposing total of 350....
  • 2nd Test: Sam Robson's maiden ton gives England 63run lead over Sri Lanka June 22, 2014

    Leeds: Sam Robson hit his maiden Test century before England lost three wickets for three runs on Saturday to finish the second day on 320 for 6 in their first innings with a 63run lead over Sri Lanka in the second Test. The 24year old Robson went to tea on 98...
  • Mathews back for second Test, but Welegedara ruled out March 31, 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 14man squad while injured pacer Chanaka Welegedara...
  • 3rd Test: Kallis, Petersen dominate Sri Lanka January 3, 2012

    Cape Town: Jacques Kallis and Alviro Petersen hit centuries as South Africa dominated the first day of the third and final Test against Sri Lanka at Newlands on Tuesday. South Africa were 347 for three at the close after being sent in to bat. Kallis, playing in his 150th Test match,...