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Nuwan Kulasekara announces his retirement from Test Cricket

Sri Lanka paceman Nuwan Kulasekara has announced his retirement from Test Cricket with immediate effect."I would like to retire from playing Test cricket with immediate effect. After much thought I believe it is the right time to retire and...

Rangana Herath- Fiesty Limted Overs Cricket Performances

The Sub-Continent seems to be a perennial source of spinners but the danger is that it actually is also the sink.  With flatter wickets, bowling conditions are tougher in the sub-continent than any other cricketing wicket in the world,...

England Vs Sri Lanka – Talking Points

England reach the semi-finals of the World T20 for the first time since their successful campaign in the West Indies in 2010. Bettering  a defiant Sri Lankan side, the English got over the line courtesy a sensational knock by...

Twitter reacts as England hold off Sri Lanka to qualify for semi-finals

England held their nerve to stage a 10 run victory over Sri Lanka to book the 2nd semi-final berth from 1. This means that South Africa and Sri Lanka are out of the tournament.Chasing 172 to keep their semi-final...
Twitter reactions: West Indies 7-wicket win over Sri Lanka - essentiallysports.com

Twitter reactions: West Indies 7-wicket win over Sri Lanka – essentiallysports.com

West Indies won their second game of the Super 10 stage as they comprehensively defeated the Sri Lankan side by 7 wickets at M Chinnaswamy, Bengaluru on Sunday night. Sri Lanka batted first & could only post a total...
Twitter reactions: Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan by six wickets - essentiallysports.com

Twitter reactions: Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan by six wickets – essentiallysports.com

The Defending T20 World Champions Sri Lanka have started their 2016 World T20 campaign on a winning note after seeing through a gutsy Afghanistan team.Afghanistan scored 153/7 in their 20 overs,  Asghar Stanikzai scored 62 off 47 balls and...

Twitter reacts as India win 6th Asia Cup

India pulled a handsome victory over Bangladesh to win their 6th Asia Cup and hence remained unbeaten in the tournament. After a brief wait of two hours due to the wet outfield, the match started at 9 p.m IST....

Twitter reacts to India vs Sri Lanka t20 match

India managed yet another t20 series win after defeating Sri Lanka in the 3 match series decider in a one-sided affair.Dhoni chose to bowl after winning the toss in Vizag. His decision proved to be correct as Ashwin scalped...