Dinesh Chandimal

May 19, 2022
May 19, 2022

Chattogram Test ends as an expected draw

There were no last-minute surprises as the first Test between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka ended as an expected draw after Dinesh Chandimal and Niroshan Dickwella held their own in the final session on...

February 7, 2018
February 7, 2018

Chandimal sees a result in Dhaka pitch

Sri Lanka skipper Dinesh Chandimal feels that the Mirpur wicket will bring a result even as it looked similar to the Chittagong wicket.

November 14, 2017
November 14, 2017

Sri Lanka dare to dream of India Test upset

Captain Dinesh Chandimal is dreaming of Sri Lanka making history by winning a Test in India -- despite being huge underdogs against the world's top-ranked side when the series begins in...

October 31, 2017
October 31, 2017

Witchcraft helped us win, says Sri Lanka captain

Sri Lanka's surprise two-match Test cricket win against Pakistan this month was down to witchcraft, captain Dinesh Chandimal said Tuesday, drawing mockery on social media.

August 2, 2017
August 2, 2017

Chandimal to lead Sri Lanka recovery bid

Dinesh Chandimal is expected to return from pneumonia to lead injury-hit Sri Lanka as they bid to rebound from their record thrashing against India in the second Test in Colombo, starting on Thursday.

July 21, 2017
July 21, 2017

Sri Lanka skipper Chandimal to miss India Test

Rangana Herath will lead Sri Lanka in the first Test against India after Dinesh Chandimal was admitted to hospital Friday with pneumonia, chief selector Sanath Jayasuriya said.

July 12, 2017
July 12, 2017

Chandimal, Tharanga to captain Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka appoints two new captains to replace Angelo Mathews, who resigned after his side's humiliating home series defeat to bottom-ranked Zimbabwe.

March 3, 2017
March 3, 2017

Tigers' tour match drawn as Chandimal hits 190

Explosive batting from centurion Dinesh Chandimal and number nine batsman Chamika Karunaratne elevates Sri Lanka Board President's XI to 403 for seven as Bangladesh's tour-opening two-day...

October 15, 2015
October 15, 2015

Herath restores Sri Lanka dominance

At the end of an action-packed second day of the first Test, West Indies are 66 for 2, trailing Sri Lanka by 418 runs.

September 1, 2015
September 1, 2015

Four sanctioned for breaching ICC’s Code of Conduct

Four players were sanctioned for breaching the ICC Code of Conduct in separate incidents during Colombo Test.