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NZ, SL launch World Cup preparations
Two-Test series is followed by seven ODIs as Sri Lanka and hosts New Zealand look ahead to next year's global event.
Last updated: 25 Dec 2014 10:15 GMT
Afridi to retire from ODIs after World Cup
Pakistan all-rounder will continue to play Twenty20s until the 2016 World T20, eyes 8,000-run mark in ODIs.
Last updated: 21 Dec 2014 13:05 GMT
Cook omitted from England's WC squad
Opener replaced by Eoin Morgan as England's ODI captain and fails to find a spot in the 15-man squad for the World Cup.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2014 11:17 GMT
Record-setting Sanga seals England's fate
Dilshan stars with a ton and three wickets as England go down by 87 runs in the seventh and final ODI of the series.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2014 16:36 GMT
Swedish website to combat child-sex tourism
Website launched by police urges Swedes to report suspicious behaviour among fellow nationals while travelling abroad.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2014 15:35 GMT
SL win series after Sangakkara's ton
Batsman hits 20th ODI century as hosts beat England by 90 runs in the sixth match to take unassailable lead.
Last updated: 13 Dec 2014 12:30 GMT
Root's ton keeps ODI series alive
Joe Root hits third ODI century as England beat Sri Lanka in the fifth game on the reserve day to keep series alive.
Last updated: 11 Dec 2014 12:37 GMT
Presidential campaign begins in Sri Lanka
Mahinda Rajapaksa, who called election two years ahead of schedule, faces 18 challengers in bid to seek third term.
Last updated: 08 Dec 2014 16:29 GMT
Sri Lanka squeeze victory
Veteran Sangakkara scores his 90th half century, taking Sri Lanka to 3-1 lead over England in seven match series.
Last updated: 07 Dec 2014 14:42 GMT
Maldives leader urges calm amid water crisis
Plea comes as much of country's capital Male remains without drinking-water supply after blaze in desalination plant.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2014 20:24 GMT
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