ANI | , Colombo
PUBLISHED ON MAY 13, 2021 10:47 PM IST
Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) on Wednesday announced an 18-member squad for the upcoming three-match ODI series against Bangladesh. Sri Lanka will be led by Kusal Perera while Kusal Mendis will be his deputy.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON JUL 05, 2020 03:25 PM IST
The 25-year-old wicket-keeper batsman has represented Sri Lanka in 44 Tests and 76 ODIs. Mendis was part of the national squad which had resumed training after the COVID-19 lockdown.
Hambantota | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON FEB 26, 2020 10:41 PM IST
Fernando, who blasted 127, and Mendis, who made 119 as Sri Lanka finished with 345/8. In reply West Indies were bowled out for 184.
Dhaka | By AFP
UPDATED ON FEB 16, 2020 11:43 AM IST
They lost the first Test, and then an unbeaten second-innings century from Kusal Mendis denied them a series levelling-win in the second Test.
Harare | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JAN 21, 2020 06:58 PM IST
It was a hard sweat for the Sri Lanka batsmen who still trailed Zimbabwe by 153 at tea with their captain Angelo Mathews unbeaten on a painstaking 51.
Colombo | By AFP
UPDATED ON JAN 02, 2020 08:18 AM IST
The cricket board said Mathews, 32, will be in the squad led by Lasith Malinga to play three matches in India.
Karachi | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON DEC 19, 2019 06:49 PM IST
Lahiru Kumara and Lasith Embuldeniya grabbed four wickets each to dismiss Pakistan for just 191 before the home team had the visitors at 64-3 at stumps at the National Stadium.
Colombo | By ANI
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2019 09:54 PM IST
Mendis has suffered an injury on his knee on the right leg, while Jayasuriya has sustained an injury; above the knee on his right leg.
Colombo | By AFP
PUBLISHED ON AUG 22, 2019 06:11 PM IST
The left-hander batted with positive intent despite losing opening partner Lahiru Thirimanne and Kusal Mendis either side of tea.
Galle | By AFP
PUBLISHED ON AUG 15, 2019 06:59 PM IST
From 143 for two, Sri Lanka slumped to 161 for seven before an unfinished 66-run stand for the eighth wicket between Niroshan Dickwella and Suranga Lakmal stopped the rot
UPDATED ON AUG 02, 2019 05:25 PM IST
The video footage of Mendis falling off the bike went viral on social media with people expressing concerns for the right hander. Mendis fell from the vehicle while taking a sharp turn
ICC World Cup, Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka’s predicted XI against Afghanistan - Couple of changes expected
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2019 10:10 AM IST
Ahead of the match against Afghanistan, skipper Karunaratne will try not to make a lot of changes in order to maintain team morale but the team can see a couple of new faces.
UPDATED ON JUN 01, 2019 08:03 AM IST
Kusal Mendis conceded that his team was playing catch-up ahead of the World Cup after they lost both their warm-up games.
London | By PTI
UPDATED ON MAY 28, 2019 10:54 AM IST
Sri Lanka have struggled with the bat, scoring 251 against South Africa, and 239-8 against Australia.
Cardiff | By ANI
UPDATED ON MAY 24, 2019 11:38 PM IST
South Africa defeated Sri Lanka by 87 runs on Friday in a warm-up fixture at Cardiff ahead of the upcoming ICC World Cup.
Cape Town | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON MAR 17, 2019 09:20 AM IST
Aiden Markram hit an unbeaten 67 to put South Africa in a dominant position before floodlight failure ended the fifth and final one-day international against Sri Lanka at Newlands on Saturday
Port Elizabeth | By Reuters
UPDATED ON FEB 23, 2019 04:00 PM IST
Sri Lanka beat South Africa in the second Test to become the first Asian side to win a Test series in South Africa.
London | By ANI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 18, 2019 10:23 AM IST
Sri Lanka team manager Jeryl Woutersz informed that Mendis’ finger is still sore but he is doing fine.
Mount Maunganui | By AFP
UPDATED ON JAN 05, 2019 03:17 PM IST
Perera made 58 in a 75-run stand with Lasith Malinga for the eighth wicket, and scored 45 of the 51 runs for the ninth wicket with Lakshan Sandakan.
Christchurch | By AFP
UPDATED ON DEC 24, 2018 06:34 PM IST
New Zealand have put the frustration of the drawn first Test aside as they push to win a fourth consecutive series for the first time.
Wellington | By Reuters
UPDATED ON DEC 20, 2018 08:55 AM IST
The first test ended in a damp draw on Wednesday after rain restricted all but an hour of play on the fifth and final day, with Kusal Mendis and Angelo Mathews unbeaten at the end having saved their side by batting the entire fourth day.
Wellington | By AFP
PUBLISHED ON DEC 19, 2018 11:22 AM IST
Mendis was unbeaten on 141 and Mathews 120 not out at stumps after a stubborn 274-run stand that, along with the weather, allowed Sri Lanka to salvage a draw.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 18, 2018 10:02 PM IST
New Zealand vs Sri Lanka Day 5: Angelo Mathews celebrated with push-ups on the pitch after joining Kusal Mendis in passing 100 as Sri Lanka batted the whole day without losing a wicket on Day 4.
Wellington | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON DEC 18, 2018 01:20 PM IST
Kusal Mendis was 116 not out at stumps on day four and Angelo Mathews 117, with their record-breaking unbroken 246-run partnership setting a Sri Lankan record against New Zealand.
Hindustan Times, Dubai | By Rex Clementine
PUBLISHED ON SEP 26, 2018 02:41 PM IST
The five-time winners crashed out in the first round after humiliating defeats at the hands of Bangladesh and Afghanistan.
Dubai | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 16, 2018 12:37 AM IST
Mushfiqur Rahim scored a career-best 144 off 150 balls with 11 boundaries and four sixes for his sixth ODI hundred as Bangladesh scored 261 all out in 49.3 overs after opting to bat.
Omnisport | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 12, 2018 10:00 PM IST
Akila Dananjaya took career-best bowling figures to help Sri Lanka thrash South Africa by 178 runs in the fifth and final cricket one-day international on Sunday.
Galle | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON JUL 13, 2018 06:35 PM IST
Dilruwan Perera and Suranga Lakmal dismantled South Africa before Dimuth Karunaratne continued his marvellous form with the bat as Sri Lanka took command of the first Test on Day 2.
AFP, St Lucia | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JUN 18, 2018 03:55 PM IST
Dinesh Chandimal has denied tampering with the ball by using a sweet in his pocket but he shared a vital partnership with Kusal Mendis to boost Sri Lanka’s lead near 300 against West Indies.
Omnisport, St Lucia | By Ben Spratt
UPDATED ON JUN 15, 2018 08:57 AM IST
Dinesh Chandimal scored his 11th Test century to rescue Sri Lanka but the visitors were bowled out for 253 with Shannon Gabriel taking 5/59 and Kemar Roach taking 4/49.