Avishka Fernando

Shikhar Dhawan
World Cup 2019: Major injury scares for the teams before the start of tournament

Afghanistan and Sri Lanka were hit by some major blows in the practice game.

David Miller
South Africa vs Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I, Preview: Visitors look to bounce back against a depleted Proteas side

Faf du Plessis and Quinton de Kock won't be a part of the upcoming encounter.

Lasith Malinga
Sri Lanka announce T20I squad for South Africa series

Lasith Malinga will continue to captain the T20I team in the three-match series as an extension to his limited-overs duty.

Australia vs Sri Lanka John Hastings
SL v Aus, 4th ODI Review: Hastings, Bailey guide Australia to a thumping series win

After eking out a close victory in the previous match, Australia needed just one more win to take an unassailable lead in the 5-match ODI series. Sri Lanka, on the other hand, were desperate for a win to stay alive in the series. Being 2-1 down, Sri Lanka needed to win at Dambulla to make […]

Sri Lankan cricketer Lakshan Sandakan
The new wave of Sri Lanka cricketers set to take centre stage

Kumar Sangakkara, Mahela Jayawardene, Arjuna Ranatunga, and Aravinda de Silva. What do these blokes have in common? Of course, the very fact of the matter that they are pillars and the very ethos of Sri Lanka cricket, but, it must be remembered that they too were a side in transition. Although many have attributed Sri […]

Sri Lanka Avishka Fernando
9 Facts about Avishka Fernando – the mystery opener from Sri Lanka

Young Sri Lanka batsman Avishka Fernando is surely one of the very few lucky players who get an international call up before making their First Class debuts. The 18-year-old stylish right-handed batsman was picked up in the Sri Lankan squad for the limited series against Australia. For most people, he was a new name but […]

Avishka Fernando
18-year-old Avishka Fernando named in Sri Lankan ODI squad

Sri Lanka’s squad for the first two ODIs against Australia saw some surprising inclusions as they named the 18-year old Avishka Fernando who recently enjoyed success with U-19 team against England. Amila Aponso, the left-arm spinner got picked up in the squad following his performances in the Emerging team Tri-series in Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka […]