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One year on: Remembering South Africa's Cricket World Cup nightmare

This week marks one year since the start of the Proteas' 2019 Cricket World Cup campaign in England.It would prove ...

Travis Head's contract with Sussex deferred until 2021

Sussex [UK], June 3 (ANI): England's County Cricket Club Sussex on Tuesday announced that Australian player Travis Head's contract has ...

Sri Lankan cricketers resume training after lockdown

Colombo [Sri Lanka], June 2 (ANI): Sri Lankan cricketers resumed training and have also begun their 12-day 'Residential Training Camp' ...

Sri Lanka's cricket team train with eye on international restart

Sri Lanka's national team trained together Monday for the first time in more than two-and-a-half months to sharpen their skills ...

INS Jalashwa sets sail from Colombo with 685 Indians

Colombo [Sri Lanka], June 1 (ANI): Indian Naval Ship (INS) Jalashwa on Monday departed from Colombo with 685 Indian nationals ...

Mailbag: Expectations for O-line, defense in 2020

Johan in New Jersey: Do you think the offensive line will be much improved this year and who will be ...

Live COVID-19 updates: Wuhan spends 126 mln U.S. dollars on citywide tests

BEIJING, June 2 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - ...

Sri Lanka reports second leopard death within a week

COLOMBO, June 2 (Xinhua) -- Days after a rare black leopard died from injuries after being trapped in a snare ...

Xinhua world economic news summary at 0900 GMT, June 2

WASHINGTON -- The extraordinarily high unemployment rate in the United States is in large part due to the poor management ...

Live COVID-19 updates: Brazil's death toll nears 30,000

BEIJING, June 2 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - ...

Sri Lanka prepares anti-dengue measures

COLOMBO, June 2 (Xinhua) -- Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa on Tuesday directed local authorities ...

Sri Lanka's trade deficit narrows amid COVID-19 shocks in March

COLOMBO, June 2 (Xinhua) -- Sri Lanka's trade deficit narrowed to 549 million U.S. dollars in March compared to 592 ...

Sri Lanka reports 11th COVID-19 death as total cases rise to 1,639

COLOMBO, June 1 (Xinhua) -- Sri Lanka reported its 11th COVID-19 related death and six new confirmed cases on Monday, ...

England tour rearranged for January, claims SLC chief executive .com

Ashley de Silva suggests England will return to complete two-Test tour interrupted by Covid-19 outbreak ...

Coronavirus newsfile- PCA agrees extension to player pay cuts .com

A round-up of how the cricket community is reacting to the Covid-19 threat ...

SC to decide on granting leave to proceed with FR petitions challenging election date

The Supreme Court is set to announce whether or not to grant leave for the Fundamental Rights (FR) petitions filed ...

Covid-19 cases in Sri Lanka climbs to 1,635

One more person has tested positive for Coronavirus increasing the total number of confirmed cases reported in the country to ...

700 Indians to return home today; HC calls Sri Lanka a true friend, neighbor

Nearly 700 Indian nationals who were stranded in Sri Lanka are repatriated to India, today (01), on the Indian Naval ...

Six new cases of Covid-19 brings total to 1,639

Four more persons have tested positive for COVID-19 increasing the tally of confirmed cases reported in the country to 1,639. ...

President and PM looks into dengue prevention program

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa issued directives to Governors and Local Government authorities to prepare a mechanism ...

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Bans for over 60s and children during pandemic under scrutiny

A small number of countries around the world have used age as a barrier in setting guidance for their response ...

4 St Louis police officers receive gunshot wounds during protests

ST LOUIS, Missouri - Police in St. Louis, Missouri say four police officers were shot late Monday as protests that ...

New Zealand largely escapes Covid-19 with only 22 deaths recorded

WELLINGTON, June 2 (Xinhua) -- New Zealand reported no new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday for 11 consecutive days, with ...

Several Afghan civilians die in roadside bombing

Officials say that seven civilians have been killed and six others wounded in a roadside bomb attack in northern Afghanistan.The ...

Tensions between U.S. black communities and police go back centuries

Outrage over racial profiling and the killing of African Americans by police officer ...

U.S. in lockdown, 50% of states activate National Guard

WASHINGTON, DC - Under siege in the White House, President Donald Trump is aggravating America's latest racial anguish in a ...

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