TILLAKRATNE DILSHAN

  • West Indies, Sri Lanka look for victory in final warmup June 3, 2013

    Birmingham: Before going in to the actual matches of the Champion Trophy, West Indies and Sri Lanka clash in their last warmup with an aim of a win under their belt here on Tuesday. Both the teams lost their respective first practice matches and would strive hard for a win to...
  • Sri Lanka defeat Australia by 3 runs January 28, 2013

    Melbourne: Thisara Perera produced an outstanding allround performance to help Sri Lanka to a threerun win over Australia in a rainaffected Twenty20 international on Monday, securing a 20 victory in the series that sparked animosity between the two sides. After making a hardhitting unbeaten 35 in Sri Lanka's innings of...
  • Dilshan returns as SL eye whitewash November 24, 2012

    Colombo: Sri Lanka will welcome back opener Tillakaratne Dilshan for the second and final Test against New Zealand in Colombo starting on Sunday after he recovered from a back injury. Dilshan, whose last innings was an unbeaten 102 in the third match of the fivegame ODI series, missed Sri Lanka's...
  • 1st ODI: Refreshed India take on spirited SL July 20, 2012

    Hambantota: Getting the upper hand over the other will be the priority of Sri Lanka and India as they get the fivematch series underway with the first ODI at Hambantota on Saturday. Both sides have been patchy in 2012 and there will be no room for complacency in what is...
  • Asia Cup: India, Sri Lanka resume rivalry March 12, 2012

    If the recentlyconcluded CB Series is anything to go by, then the second match of the Asia Cup between India and Sri Lanka should keep the supporters of both sides on their tenterhooks. However, the frame of mind that the two teams find themselves in could not be more contrasting....