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3:00 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff India A 317 for 4 (Gaikwad 187*, Anmolpreet 65, Kishan 45, Lahiru Kumara 3-62) beat Sri Lanka A 269 for 6 (Jayasuriya 108*, Shanaka 44) by 48 runs Maharashtra batsman Ruturaj Gaikwad hit a career-best 187* (off 136 balls) to lead India A to a 48-run win against Sri Lanka
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3:00 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff Toss Scotland chose to bowl v Sri Lanka Scotland have opted to bowl first in the second ODI against Sri Lanka, for whom Dimuth Karunaratne makes his captaincy debut. Rain forced the first match to be abandoned without a ball bowled. Kusal Mendis is set to take the keeping gloves
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3:19 AM ET Andrew Fidel Fernando High-profile coach Avishka Gunawardene has become the latest ex-Sri Lanka cricketer to attract corruption charges, after he was slapped with two counts of breaching the Emirates Cricket Board’s (ECB) Anti-Corruption code. He has been provisionally suspended under the ECB code pending the determination of the charges. Gunawardene’s charges relate
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11:27 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff Kumar Sangakkara, the former Sri Lanka captain, has been announced as the first non-British President of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC), and will take up his one-year post on October 1, 2019. Sangakkara’s nomination was announced by the current President, Anthony Wreford, at the MCC Annual General Meeting at Lord’s on
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4:49 AM ET Andrew Fidel Fernando Batsman Lahiru Thirimanne, spin-bowling allrounders Milinda Siriwardana and Jeevan Mendis, and legspinner Jeffrey Vandersay have all been picked in Sri Lanka’s World Cup squad, despite not having played an ODI since at least 2017. Not selected, meanwhile, are wicketkeeper-batsman Niroshan Dickwella, offspinner Akila Dananjaya, openers Danushka Gunathilaka and Upul
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  shares Dimuth Karunaratne is the new Sri Lankan ODI captain © Getty Images Dimuth Karunaratne has been named captain of Sri Lanka’s World Cup side, meaning Lasith Malinga has been ousted as leader. Although Karunaratne has not played an ODI since the 2015 World Cup, his leadership during the upset Test series win in
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6:06 AM ET Andrew Fidel Fernando Dimuth Karunaratne has described his own behaviour as “utterly unbecoming of a Sri Lankan national cricketer” on the day he had his driving licence suspended for suspected drink driving. ALSO READ: Karunaratne arrested over drink driving after injuring a motorist Having been involved an accident in the Borella neighbourhood
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