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Local News; Lanka Media Links
IPL Auctions 2017: Angelo Mathews Sold To Delhi Daredevils For Rs. 2 Crore
Sri Lanka's captain Angelo Mathews has been bought by Delhi Daredevils for Rs. 2 crore in Indian Premier auctions in Bengaluru. Before this Mathews was a part of Delhi Daredevils Read more..
Mon, Feb 20, 2017
Source: AMspt
Former Minister Wimal Weerawansa was further remanded till March 6 by Colombo Fort Magistrate Lanka Jayaratne today. Meanwhile, the second suspect the former DGM of the National Engineering Corporation (NEC) was Read more..
Mon, Feb 20, 2017
Source: NewsLK
ICC Women's World Cup 2017: Sri Lanka, Pakistan Complete World Cup Lineup
Sri Lanka and Pakistan have completed the list of qualifiers for the ICC Women's World Cup 2017 after the last round of Super Six matches were completed at the ICC Read more..
Mon, Feb 20, 2017
Source: AMspt
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The bodies of eleven individuals who lost their lives when their boat capsized off the coast of Katukurunda, in Kalutara on February 19, have been handed over to their relatives. Read more..
Mon, Feb 20, 2017
Source: NewsLK
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The National Aquatic Resources Research and Development Agency (NARA) says, over two cubic metres of water are released to the sea from the Norochcholai Coal Power Plant on a daily Read more..
Mon, Feb 20, 2017
Source: NewsLK
Gunaratne Blasts Sri Lanka To A Last-Ball T20 Win Over Australia
Asela Gunaratne slammed a pulse-racing 84 to power Sri Lanka to a last-ball victory against Australia on Sunday, clinching their Twenty20 series. Gunaratne pounded the Australian bowlers with five sixes and Read more..
Mon, Feb 20, 2017
Source: AMspt
One of the leading news websites of the country revealed that a retired Sri Lanka Army Major attached to the Disaster Management Center (DMC) which was sent for a training Read more..
Mon, Feb 20, 2017
Source: NewsLK
All-rounder Asela Gunaratne struck a superb 84 off 46 balls to inspire Sri Lanka to a dramatic two-wicket victory over Australia in the second Twenty20 International in South Geelong, Victoria Read more..
Mon, Feb 20, 2017
Source: NewsLK
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US President Donald Trump is interviewing candidates for the position of ‘National Security Adviser'. He has selected four candidates: adviser Keith Kellogg; former UN Ambassador John Bolton; Lt Gen H Read more..
Mon, Feb 20, 2017
Source: NewsLK
Sri Lanka - Asela Gunaratne
Sri Lanka recorded an unbelievable two-wicket win over the Kangaroos in their own backyard today. The Lions claimed bragging rights for the three match T20 International series victory against Australia Read more..
Sun, Feb 19, 2017
Source: NewsLK
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Journalist Keith Noyahr was reported missing in May 2008. Noyahr disappeared while on his way home from work, and returned home later in a state of unconsciousness. He subsequently travelled Read more..
Sun, Feb 19, 2017
Source: NewsLK
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The controversial problem that has been the talk of the town recently – ‘Project Loon' by Google and Sri Lanka's wavelengths – continued to make its rounds in the Sri Read more..
Sun, Feb 19, 2017
Source: NewsLK
Asela Gunaratne, who struck 84 runs in a match-winning effort in Geelong, said the support Sri Lanka received during the first two T20s helped win the series Read more..
Sun, Feb 19, 2017
Source: Cricinfo
A round-up of the ICC Women's World Cup qualifier matches in Colombo on February 19, 2017 Read more..
Sun, Feb 19, 2017
Source: Cricinfo
A round-up of the ICC Women's World Cup qualifier matches in Colombo on February 19, 2017 Read more..
Sun, Feb 19, 2017
Source: Cricinfo
England Lions set an imposing target and then took two early wickets on a rain-interrupted third day of the first unofficial Test with Sri Lanka A Read more..
Sun, Feb 19, 2017
Source: Cricinfo
Asela Gunaratne smashed a boundary off the last ball to secure a thrilling two-wicket victory for Sri Lanka against Australia in the second Twenty20 Internationals on Sunday. Read more..
Sun, Feb 19, 2017
Source: deranaspt
Jhye Richardson was Australia's fourth debutant of the series as Sri Lanka chose to bowl in the inaugural men's international at Geelong's Kardinia Park Read more..
Sun, Feb 19, 2017
Source: Cricinfo
Sri Lankan new skipper Upul Tharanga won the toss and chose to bowl in the second Twenty20 international against Australia. Perth Scorchers quick handed his maiden T20 cap while Adam Read more..
Sun, Feb 19, 2017
Source: deranaspt
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Six people died after a boat capsized in the seas off Kalutara. According to Police the boat that capsized, set sail from Beruwala to Katukurunda and was part of a Read more..
Sun, Feb 19, 2017
Source: NewsLK
Asela Gunaratne slammed a pulse-racing 84 to power Sri Lanka to a last-ball victory against Australia on Sunday, clinching their Twenty20 series. Gunaratne pounded the Australian bowlers with five sixes Read more..
Mon, Feb 20, 2017
Source: CMBGzspt
Australia's ostensible home advantage against Sri Lanka was diminished at the MCG on Friday night by two factors: the unsettled and makeshift nature of the Twenty20 team with the Test Read more..
Sun, Feb 19, 2017
Source: CMBGzspt
Mustafizur Rahman, Bangaldesh pacer, is likely to make a comeback to international cricket following a good show in the Bangladesh Cricket League. Minhajul Abedin, the Bangladesh Cricket Board's chief selector, Read more..
Sat, Feb 18, 2017
Source: CMBGzspt
Fears have been expressed in many quarters that the investigation into a case of stage-managing a club match, so the result can alter the standings in the points table to Read more..
Fri, Feb 17, 2017
Source: NationSpt
Royal College authorities assured on Wednesday (February 15) that the boys from Reid Avenue will give priority to fair play and maintain values in sport during the upcoming school season Read more..
Fri, Feb 17, 2017
Source: NationSpt
Kandy Sports Club's Kishore Jehan is a giant. He was one of the key players who carried the hopes of the Nittawela Club on his shoulders for 11 full seasons. Read more..
Fri, Feb 17, 2017
Source: NationSpt
At the Trinity College prize giving which was held under the patronage of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, a few days ago, saw one of the finest athletes in the schools Read more..
Fri, Feb 17, 2017
Source: NationSpt
‘Table Tennis Championship – 2017' held in Kegalle recently was organized by Kegalu Vidyalaya, Old Vidyalions Table Tennis Association, Kegalu Vidyalaya and Parents Table Tennis Association. Kegalle District Table Tennis Read more..
Fri, Feb 17, 2017
Source: NationSpt
The Royal Turf Club (RTC) in Nuwara Eliya has paved the way for a massive development drive as its pioneer president Suranjith Premadasa ended his two-year term on January 31, Read more..
Fri, Feb 17, 2017
Source: NationSpt
Kandy Sports Club – League kings for the 18th time since 1994- last Saturday retained their League Championship. Kandy Sports Club playing copybook rugby have won Read more..
Fri, Feb 17, 2017
Source: NationSpt
The annual Eliyakanda Hill Climb organized by the Southern Motor Sports Club will be held on February 26 and contested by nearly all top drivers and riders in Sri Lanka. Read more..
Fri, Feb 17, 2017
Source: NationSpt
Entertaining tennis was witnessed at the ‘Negombo Open' of the Wheelchair Future Series which concluded on February 16 (Thursday) at the Negombo Tennis Club courts in Negombo. Disabled tennis players Read more..
Fri, Feb 17, 2017
Source: NationSpt
Group Chief Officer of Dialog Enterprise Jeremy Huxtable presents a sponsorship to the rector of St. Peter's College Fr. Trevor Martin (right) and the vice rector of St. Joseph's College Read more..
Fri, Feb 17, 2017
Source: NationSpt
Chamara Kapugedera's last-ball boundary has given Sri Lanka a five-wicket win over Australia in their opening Twenty20 clash at the MCG. The tourists were cruising at 3-151 in the 18th Read more..
Fri, Feb 17, 2017
Source: CMBGzspt
Beckenham's County Ground will host the 50-over matches on 21 and 23 May as Sri Lanka warm up for June's ICC Champions Trophy, held in England and Wales. The two Read more..
Fri, Feb 17, 2017
Source: CMBGzspt
Adam Voges, the captain of Prime Minister's XI, struck an unbeaten 54 off 31 balls in his final match against an international team, but Sri Lankan XI crashed his farewell Read more..
Wed, Feb 15, 2017
Source: CMBGzspt
Moises Henriques has barely put a foot wrong in 2017 and Friday's first KFC T20 International against Sri Lanka gives the Sydney Sixers captain a chance for a little redemption Read more..
Wed, Feb 15, 2017
Source: CMBGzspt
A total of 351 players which includes 122 capped internationals will feature in the IPL players auction, scheduled to be held in Bangalore on February 20. This final list has Read more..
Tue, Feb 14, 2017
Source: CMBGzspt