Dimuth Karunaratne

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Dimuth Karunaratne added : “Our batsmen and bowlers have all worked hard to reach their peak, and I think we should continue this kind of training sessions for the next few weeks as well,” External link

dailynews-lk Thursday, June 25, 2020 11:49:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne replied : “For me, any series is a good series. welcome Bangladesh [cricket team],” External link

dhakatribune Saturday, June 13, 2020 10:05:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “I am all for a SLPL,” External link

dhakatribune Saturday, June 13, 2020 10:05:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “Starting with the new rules [set by the International Cricket Council based on coronavirus pandemic] will be a challenge. I am good with rationale controls based on hygienic necessities as lonas the bat versus ball challenge remains. Be that as it may, traveling and quarantining will be a huge mindset change. Sri Lanka are a tough team and I am sure we will face it head on,” External link

dhakatribune Saturday, June 13, 2020 10:05:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "Even when we are training in the first day it was really hard, but now I am shaping and I am getting my fitness back," "We are trying to bounce back and play good international cricket" External link

irishsun Friday, June 12, 2020 10:02:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "Even when we are training in the first day it was really hard, but now I am shaping and I am getting my fitness back," "We are trying to bounce back and play good international cricket" External link

afp-en Friday, June 12, 2020 6:09:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “If saliva cannot be used, they need to come out with an alternative which can give the same effect that saliva had on shining the ball,” External link

sundaytimes Saturday, June 6, 2020 5:34:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne added ( about Ekke Primauno ) : “Test cricket can be pretty boring if the bowlers cannot reverse the ball with the old ball. In Test cricket there comes a tough period and this is when the bowlers used their skills to reverse the ball with a shined old ball. I don’t think sweat is as effective as saliva. This will take the excitement off the game,” External link

sundaytimes Saturday, June 6, 2020 5:34:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne explained : “We are getting used for some kind of disciplined work ethics and personal hygiene which I think are a blessing in disguise,” External link

sundaytimes Saturday, June 6, 2020 5:34:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne told : "It was a bit of a struggle as we were doing running sessions after some times. Muscles were not probably ready. My eating habits and training during lock down were just fine but I couldn’t manage it as we started fitness sessions this morning. I got a heat stroke," External link

island Tuesday, June 2, 2020 11:22:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne explained : "We were doing 180 meter sprints. We had to do 36 of them and after doing about eight, the heat got to me. I was having blurring vision and the pulses were perhaps down as well. Doctor and the medical staff were called up and I was put in an ac room," External link

island Tuesday, June 2, 2020 11:22:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne told ( about Mickey Arthur ) : “Mickey is a no nonsense cool bloke with loads of experience to back him and his brand,” External link

guyanachronicle Tuesday, May 12, 2020 5:20:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Mickey Arthur ) : "Mickey is a no-nonsense cool bloke with loads of experience to back him and his brand. At the international level planning and role clarity is a norm," External link

business-standard Monday, May 11, 2020 10:52:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "The boys and the respective squads are enjoying their cricket and that makes my job that much easier. If you like what you are doing and the environment to do so is conducive, the balance at this level of sport becomes that much more beneficial," External link

business-standard Monday, May 11, 2020 10:52:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne told ( about Mickey Arthur ) : “Mickey is a no nonsense cool bloke with loads of experience to back him and his brand,” External link

stabroeknews Monday, May 11, 2020 9:31:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Mickey Arthur ) : "Mickey is a no-nonsense cool bloke with loads of experience to back him and his brand. At the international level planning and role clarity is a norm," "What is very important is the belief he has instilled among us in his own and subtle way. It surely helped and the result always speaks for itself," External link

dnaindia Sunday, May 10, 2020 6:07:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "The boys and the respective squads are enjoying their cricket and that makes my job that much easier. If you like what you are doing and the environment to do so is conducive, the balance at this level of sport becomes that much more beneficial," External link

dnaindia Sunday, May 10, 2020 6:07:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne told ( about Mickey Arthur ) : “Mickey is a no nonsense cool bloke with loads of experience to back him and his brand,” External link

thehimalayantimes Sunday, May 10, 2020 3:13:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne told ( about Mickey Arthur ) : “Mickey is a no nonsense cool bloke with loads of experience to back him and his brand,” External link

firstpost Sunday, May 10, 2020 1:36:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne told ( about Mickey Arthur ) : "Mickey is a no nonsense cool bloke with loads of experience to back him and his brand," External link

channelnewsasia Sunday, May 10, 2020 12:34:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne told ( about Mickey Arthur ) : "Mickey is a no nonsense cool bloke with loads of experience to back him and his brand," External link

news18 Sunday, May 10, 2020 11:30:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "Headingley 2014 is just unbelievable. We drew the Lord’s Test match before that and that game too went to the wire. England actually started celebrating when last man Nuwan Pradeep was given out in the penultimate ball of the game. But Pradeep reviewed and we drew the game. That gave us enormous amount of self belief and in the next game we fought tooth and nail to pull off a win," External link

island Sunday, April 19, 2020 11:54:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne added : "The Headingley game was a thriller as well. We bowled for more than an hour but couldn’t take the last wicket as James Anderson and Moeen Ali blocked everything. Then in the penultimate ball of the game we dismissed Anderson and we were overjoyed," External link

island Sunday, April 19, 2020 11:54:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “It is our duty as sports personalities to come forward at this moment of time to help the country, which needs contribution from every corner to fight out this deadly virus,” External link

srilankamirror Monday, March 30, 2020 2:43:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "It's a good wicket, we are playing two spinners and we want to give them a chance in the second innings," External link

afp-en Sunday, March 1, 2020 12:03:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We would've batted first anyway. The wicket looks good," "No changes as we want to retain the winning combination. All the batters got good starts, the bowlers will do well here hopefully" External link

afp-en Wednesday, February 26, 2020 12:06:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "There is something for the fast bowlers in the first few overs and that is why we want to bowl," External link

irishsun Saturday, February 22, 2020 11:15:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We want to be among the top by the end of the year and we are working towards that,” External link

sundaytimes Saturday, February 15, 2020 10:12:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We don’t have enough players to try out so we will have the same squad. We are trying to play the same squad to give them a chance to establish their place,” “The most important thing is the player need to get their confidence high, the batsmen need to score runs in this wicket and the bowlers did a good job but I think we need to improve” External link

newsday Monday, January 27, 2020 2:06:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We dominated the first two days and then they batted very well and put pressure back on us and outplayed us. We couldn't build pressure with the ball despite taking a lead of 80,” External link

news-lk Tuesday, December 24, 2019 9:06:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We dominated the first two days and then they batted very well and put pressure back on us and outplayed us. We couldn't build pressure with the ball despite taking a lead of 80,” External link

dailynews-lk Tuesday, December 24, 2019 2:59:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We dominated the first two days and then they batted very well and put pressure back on us and outplayed us. We couldn’t build pressure with the ball despite taking a lead of 80,” External link

gulf-times Tuesday, December 24, 2019 12:50:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We dominated the first two days and then they batted very well and put pressure back on us and outplayed us. We couldn’t build pressure with the ball despite taking a lead of 80,” External link

kuwaittimes Tuesday, December 24, 2019 12:10:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "In the second innings we gave away something like 50 [49] runs in the first 12 overs," External link

srilankasource Tuesday, December 24, 2019 12:05:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "In other series seniors did well, but here, we seniors need to take the blame," External link

srilankasource Tuesday, December 24, 2019 12:05:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "Kusal is a good player with a good technique, but he does go through periods where he suddenly dips in form," External link

srilankasource Tuesday, December 24, 2019 12:05:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "In the second innings when we went out to bat, we were under a lot of pressure. We weren't able to attack the way we wanted to, and their bowling plans were very good," External link

srilankasource Tuesday, December 24, 2019 12:05:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We dominated the first two days, and then they batted very well and put pressure back on us, and outplayed us. We couldn’t build pressure with the ball, despite taking a lead of 80,” External link

taipeitimes Monday, December 23, 2019 10:29:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We dominated the first two days and then they batted very well and put pressure back on us and outplayed us. We couldn't build pressure with the ball despite taking a lead of 80," External link

saudigazette Monday, December 23, 2019 8:50:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We dominated the first two days and then they batted very well and put pressure back on us and outplayed us. We couldn't build pressure with the ball despite taking a lead of 80," External link

afp-english Monday, December 23, 2019 8:48:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We dominated the first two days and then they batted very well and put pressure back on us and outplayed us. We couldn't build pressure with the ball despite taking a lead of 80," External link

geo-tv Monday, December 23, 2019 6:43:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We dominated the first two days and then they batted very well and put pressure back on us and outplayed us. We couldn't build pressure with the ball despite taking a lead of 80," External link

afp-en Monday, December 23, 2019 9:36:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne added : “India is currently on top, Australia is following. We have to do well to stay on top in championship as well and we are looking forward to get maximum points,” External link

pakobserver Thursday, December 19, 2019 1:17:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "Now I do regret not coming for the shorter formats," External link

srilankasource Wednesday, December 18, 2019 8:47:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "I can't appeal to Bangladesh about whether they should come, but what I can say is that for me it feels really safe," "The guys who are giving us security, they are giving us not just 100% but more than 100%. That's why we feel really good. We went out for dinner as well. I can say that Pakistan is now safe for cricket" External link

srilankasource Wednesday, December 18, 2019 8:47:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Ekke Primauno ) : “Now I regret not coming to Pakistan, but at that time it was a really hard decision to take as I had never travelled to Pakistan before,” “There was not a good perception about Pakistan on social media and news. However, the guys who came here for the limited overs series gave really good feedback, so then we seniors decided that we should go for the Test series” External link

tribune Wednesday, December 18, 2019 5:27:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne responded : “There was no such thing in Test Cricket. So, the ICC Test championship has provided a Test tournament, [which] has made Test cricket very interesting and every game has become important,” External link

dailytimesPK Tuesday, December 17, 2019 11:59:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Ekke Primauno ) : “We came two days before the Test and we’ve done a really good job. Washed out for a couple of days but Dhananjaya’s effort and the two fast bowlers on this pitch did well,” External link

news-lk Monday, December 16, 2019 12:33:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne told : “It is my first experience here, but I am really excited,” External link

thecourier Sunday, December 15, 2019 6:59:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Ekke Primauno ) : "We got good starts, but no one went for a big score," "We got a few 20s and 30s. We need to be converting those scores if we want to win a Test. Everyone, including me, has to make sure we don't let go once we get those starts - in the next innings if we can," External link

business-standard Thursday, December 12, 2019 10:01:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Ekke Primauno ) : "We got good starts, but no one went for a big score," "We got a few 20s and 30s. We need to be converting those scores if we want to win a Test. Everyone, including me, has to make sure we don't let go once we get those starts - in the next innings if we can," External link

srilankasource Thursday, December 12, 2019 7:50:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Ekke Primauno ) : "We got good starts, but no one went for a big score," "We got a few 20s and 30s. We need to be converting those scores if we want to win a Test. Everyone, including me, has to make sure we don't let go once we get those starts - in the next innings if we can" External link

srilankasource Wednesday, December 11, 2019 10:50:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Ekke Primauno ) : "Oshada batted really well. This is only his third Test, and his attitude and batting style were very good," "He batted with a lot of confidence. That became a strength for me as well. I knew I could give him the strike without any fear. I thought he was batting even better than me in the first session. There were one or two times when he was getting a bit loose, and at those times I just reminded him to make sure he capitalises on his start" External link

srilankasource Wednesday, December 11, 2019 10:50:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “At that time I was thinking about how to survive,” External link

thehimalayantimes Wednesday, December 11, 2019 5:52:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We are all excited and once the game starts the focus will be on cricket," External link

business-standard Wednesday, December 11, 2019 3:17:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We are all excited and once the game starts the focus will be on cricket," External link

channelnewsasia Wednesday, December 11, 2019 1:19:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We are all excited and once the game starts the focus will be on cricket," External link

BangkokPost Wednesday, December 11, 2019 12:43:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We are all excited and once the game starts the focus will be on cricket," External link

ibtimes Wednesday, December 11, 2019 11:45:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We are all excited and once the game starts the focus will be on cricket," External link

thepeninsulaqatar Wednesday, December 11, 2019 11:38:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We are all excited and once the game starts the focus will be on cricket," External link

afp-en Wednesday, December 11, 2019 10:24:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne told : “It is my first experience here, but I am really excited,” External link

oxfordtimes Tuesday, December 10, 2019 10:13:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne told : “It is my first experience here, but I am really excited,” External link

chesterfirst Tuesday, December 10, 2019 9:04:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Mickey Arthur ) : "Mickey is with us and previously he was the coach of the Pakistan team as well so it is a positive thing for us that he knows the Pakistan team very closely and that has given us a lot of confidence for this series," External link

firstpost Tuesday, December 10, 2019 6:11:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We are very happy and excited to tour Pakistan after 10 years,” “Pakistan team is a tough side and we will try our best to give a good performance” External link

tribune Tuesday, December 10, 2019 2:05:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Brand Ambassador ) : "Creating individuals who are not only successful today but who can envision and work towards a better tomorrow is a challenge, not only for organizations but for the nation as well. A successful leader should have distinct qualities that set him or her apart from the rest, with a clear vision for the future and a greater vision for the country. This is CIPM’s vision too, and hence I believe that my involvement as the Brand Ambassador of CIPM will have a positive influence on their endeavors as well" External link

island Tuesday, October 29, 2019 12:00:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Ekke Primauno ) : "At times I felt our players really lacked patience. A Test is a very valuable thing, and batsmen should know how to play according to the situation. They should know how to handle that freedom," External link

business-standard Tuesday, August 27, 2019 2:56:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "I think it was a pretty good wicket," "We needed to be patient and put a big score, 240-odd wasn't enough" External link

newshub Monday, August 26, 2019 11:36:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Lahiru Thirimanne ) : “Thirimanne did a very job for us. The key was rotating the strike. I told him that we needed a big partnership. They had two left-arm spinners and the two of us being left-handers, we had to handle them. That was what we were talking about,” External link

thedailystarBD Sunday, August 18, 2019 9:42:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "I had a positive approach to this innings. We were watching the batsmen that did make runs, and we noted how they went about it. After the ball became a bit softer it became easier to bat, and then it was a case of using your feet to the spinners. We had a plan to do that, and we knew that whoever got a start needed to go big," External link

business-standard Sunday, August 18, 2019 9:12:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Lahiru Thirimanne ) : "Thirimanne did a very job for us. The key was rotating the strike. I told him that we needed a big partnership. They had two left-arm spinners and the two of us being left-handers, we had to handle them. That was what we were talking about," "When we started this morning, we had a small target to get another 30 runs and then reassess and all went to plan" External link

gulf-times Sunday, August 18, 2019 9:07:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We planned for the batsman who had taken a start to go for a big score, we started from where we left off yesterday and set ourselves smaller targets,” External link

TheFrontierPost-en Sunday, August 18, 2019 8:52:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Lahiru Thirimanne ) : "Thirimanne did a very job for us. The key was rotating the strike. I told him that we needed a big partnership. They had two left-arm spinners and the two of us being left-handers, we had to handle them. That was what we were talking about," "When we started this morning, we had a small target to get another 30 runs and then reassess and all went to plan" External link

thepeninsulaqatar Sunday, August 18, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Lahiru Thirimanne ) : "I had a positive approach to this innings," "We were watching the batsmen that did make runs, and we noted how they went about it. After the ball became a bit softer it became easier to bat, and then it was a case of using your feet to the spinners. We had a plan to do that, and we knew that whoever got a start needed to go big. Both myself and Thirimanne were able to do that. We batted well yesterday, and this morning we added a good 30 runs to that partnership. We set ourselves little targets and broke the chase down" External link

srilankasource Sunday, August 18, 2019 4:19:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Lahiru Thirimanne ) : "Thirimanne did a very job for us. The key was rotating the strike. I told him that we needed a big partnership. They had two left-arm spinners and the two of us being left-handers, we had to handle them. That was what we were talking about," "When we started this morning, we had a small target to get another 30 runs and then reassess and all went to plan" External link

irishsun Sunday, August 18, 2019 4:14:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Lahiru Thirimanne ) : "Thirimanne did a very job for us. The key was rotating the strike. I told him that we needed a big partnership. They had two left-arm spinners and the two of us being left-handers, we had to handle them. That was what we were talking about," "When we started this morning, we had a small target to get another 30 runs and then reassess and all went to plan" External link

thenational Sunday, August 18, 2019 3:08:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Lahiru Thirimanne ) : “Thirimanne did a very job for us. The key was rotating the strike. I told him that we needed a big partnership. They had two left-arm spinners and the two of us being left-handers, we had to handle them. That was what we were talking about,” “When we started this morning, we had a small target to get another 30 runs and then reassess and all went to plan” External link

Hindu Sunday, August 18, 2019 2:27:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Lahiru Thirimanne ) : "Thirimanne did a very job for us. The key was rotating the strike. I told him that we needed a big partnership. They had two left-arm spinners and the two of us being left-handers, we had to handle them. That was what we were talking about," "When we started this morning, we had a small target to get another 30 runs and then reassess and all went to plan" External link

afp-en Sunday, August 18, 2019 1:02:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "It's a good turning track. We need to get the basics right and bowl the right line and length," "Last time we played in South Africa, we did really well. We need to keep the momentum and compete with New Zealand" External link

emirates247 Thursday, August 15, 2019 1:26:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "It's a good turning track. We need to get the basics right and bowl the right line and length," "Last time we played in South Africa, we did really well. We need to keep the momentum and compete with New Zealand" External link

emirates247 Thursday, August 15, 2019 10:29:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "It's a good turning track. We need to get the basics right and bowl the right line and length," "Last time we played in South Africa, we did really well. We need to keep the momentum and compete with New Zealand" External link

emirates247 Wednesday, August 14, 2019 11:11:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We did our basics right in South Africa. That is what we need to do here. We are in a good position now and we are excited to play tomorrow. My message to the boys is to play without fear,” External link

news-lk Wednesday, August 14, 2019 11:03:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "It's a good turning track. We need to get the basics right and bowl the right line and length," "Last time we played in South Africa, we did really well. We need to keep the momentum and compete with New Zealand" External link

irishsun Wednesday, August 14, 2019 10:21:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We did our basics right in South Africa. That is what we need to do here. We are in a good position now and we are excited to play tomorrow. My message to the boys is to play without fear,” External link

dailynews-lk Wednesday, August 14, 2019 9:46:00 AM EAT



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Tamim Iqbal explained ( about Dimuth Karunaratne ) : “At this moment, our first target is to start the first session well. I always think and I say this all the time, it is a problem if we start focusing on the finishing line before the starting line. (Friday) we have to start well, no matter if we bowl or bat. And of course our main target will be to win the match. We want to move forward one step at a time. We want to go a long way. I am sure if you ask their captain (Dimuth Karunaratne), he will also say he wants to win this series. I also want to win the series. You have to do small things properly and it will start from the first ball of the match. Does not matter we bat or bowl first,” External link

dhakatribune Thursday, July 25, 2019 6:54:00 PM EAT

Lasith Malinga added ( about Dimuth Karunaratne ) : “Avishka (Fernando) played really well and other young players had a good experience of the World Cup. I feel after the world cup they have to carry the momentum. Dimuth (Karunaratne) is good. He showed his opening ability in ODI cricket. They have to carry Sri Lankan cricket in future,” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, July 5, 2019 9:21:00 AM EAT

Lasith Malinga added ( about Dimuth Karunaratne ) : "Avishka (Fernando) played really well and other young players had a good experience of the World Cup. I feel after the world cup they have to carry the momentum. Dimuth (Karunaratne) is good. He showed his opening ability in ODI cricket. They have to carry Sri Lankan cricket in future," External link

myanmarnews Thursday, July 4, 2019 10:25:00 PM EAT

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Dimuth Karunaratne added : “Our batsmen and bowlers have all worked hard to reach their peak, and I think we should continue this kind of training sessions for the next few weeks as well,” External link

dailynews-lk Thursday, June 25, 2020 11:49:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne replied : “For me, any series is a good series. welcome Bangladesh [cricket team],” External link

dhakatribune Saturday, June 13, 2020 10:05:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “I am all for a SLPL,” External link

dhakatribune Saturday, June 13, 2020 10:05:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “Starting with the new rules [set by the International Cricket Council based on coronavirus pandemic] will be a challenge. I am good with rationale controls based on hygienic necessities as lonas the bat versus ball challenge remains. Be that as it may, traveling and quarantining will be a huge mindset change. Sri Lanka are a tough team and I am sure we will face it head on,” External link

dhakatribune Saturday, June 13, 2020 10:05:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "Even when we are training in the first day it was really hard, but now I am shaping and I am getting my fitness back," "We are trying to bounce back and play good international cricket" External link

irishsun Friday, June 12, 2020 10:02:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "Even when we are training in the first day it was really hard, but now I am shaping and I am getting my fitness back," "We are trying to bounce back and play good international cricket" External link

afp-en Friday, June 12, 2020 6:09:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “If saliva cannot be used, they need to come out with an alternative which can give the same effect that saliva had on shining the ball,” External link

sundaytimes Saturday, June 6, 2020 5:34:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne added ( about Ekke Primauno ) : “Test cricket can be pretty boring if the bowlers cannot reverse the ball with the old ball. In Test cricket there comes a tough period and this is when the bowlers used their skills to reverse the ball with a shined old ball. I don’t think sweat is as effective as saliva. This will take the excitement off the game,” External link

sundaytimes Saturday, June 6, 2020 5:34:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne explained : “We are getting used for some kind of disciplined work ethics and personal hygiene which I think are a blessing in disguise,” External link

sundaytimes Saturday, June 6, 2020 5:34:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne told : "It was a bit of a struggle as we were doing running sessions after some times. Muscles were not probably ready. My eating habits and training during lock down were just fine but I couldn’t manage it as we started fitness sessions this morning. I got a heat stroke," External link

island Tuesday, June 2, 2020 11:22:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne explained : "We were doing 180 meter sprints. We had to do 36 of them and after doing about eight, the heat got to me. I was having blurring vision and the pulses were perhaps down as well. Doctor and the medical staff were called up and I was put in an ac room," External link

island Tuesday, June 2, 2020 11:22:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne told ( about Mickey Arthur ) : “Mickey is a no nonsense cool bloke with loads of experience to back him and his brand,” External link

guyanachronicle Tuesday, May 12, 2020 5:20:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Mickey Arthur ) : "Mickey is a no-nonsense cool bloke with loads of experience to back him and his brand. At the international level planning and role clarity is a norm," External link

business-standard Monday, May 11, 2020 10:52:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "The boys and the respective squads are enjoying their cricket and that makes my job that much easier. If you like what you are doing and the environment to do so is conducive, the balance at this level of sport becomes that much more beneficial," External link

business-standard Monday, May 11, 2020 10:52:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne told ( about Mickey Arthur ) : “Mickey is a no nonsense cool bloke with loads of experience to back him and his brand,” External link

stabroeknews Monday, May 11, 2020 9:31:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Mickey Arthur ) : "Mickey is a no-nonsense cool bloke with loads of experience to back him and his brand. At the international level planning and role clarity is a norm," "What is very important is the belief he has instilled among us in his own and subtle way. It surely helped and the result always speaks for itself," External link

dnaindia Sunday, May 10, 2020 6:07:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "The boys and the respective squads are enjoying their cricket and that makes my job that much easier. If you like what you are doing and the environment to do so is conducive, the balance at this level of sport becomes that much more beneficial," External link

dnaindia Sunday, May 10, 2020 6:07:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne told ( about Mickey Arthur ) : “Mickey is a no nonsense cool bloke with loads of experience to back him and his brand,” External link

thehimalayantimes Sunday, May 10, 2020 3:13:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne told ( about Mickey Arthur ) : “Mickey is a no nonsense cool bloke with loads of experience to back him and his brand,” External link

firstpost Sunday, May 10, 2020 1:36:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne told ( about Mickey Arthur ) : "Mickey is a no nonsense cool bloke with loads of experience to back him and his brand," External link

channelnewsasia Sunday, May 10, 2020 12:34:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne told ( about Mickey Arthur ) : "Mickey is a no nonsense cool bloke with loads of experience to back him and his brand," External link

news18 Sunday, May 10, 2020 11:30:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "Headingley 2014 is just unbelievable. We drew the Lord’s Test match before that and that game too went to the wire. England actually started celebrating when last man Nuwan Pradeep was given out in the penultimate ball of the game. But Pradeep reviewed and we drew the game. That gave us enormous amount of self belief and in the next game we fought tooth and nail to pull off a win," External link

island Sunday, April 19, 2020 11:54:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne added : "The Headingley game was a thriller as well. We bowled for more than an hour but couldn’t take the last wicket as James Anderson and Moeen Ali blocked everything. Then in the penultimate ball of the game we dismissed Anderson and we were overjoyed," External link

island Sunday, April 19, 2020 11:54:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “It is our duty as sports personalities to come forward at this moment of time to help the country, which needs contribution from every corner to fight out this deadly virus,” External link

srilankamirror Monday, March 30, 2020 2:43:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "It's a good wicket, we are playing two spinners and we want to give them a chance in the second innings," External link

afp-en Sunday, March 1, 2020 12:03:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We would've batted first anyway. The wicket looks good," "No changes as we want to retain the winning combination. All the batters got good starts, the bowlers will do well here hopefully" External link

afp-en Wednesday, February 26, 2020 12:06:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "There is something for the fast bowlers in the first few overs and that is why we want to bowl," External link

irishsun Saturday, February 22, 2020 11:15:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We want to be among the top by the end of the year and we are working towards that,” External link

sundaytimes Saturday, February 15, 2020 10:12:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We don’t have enough players to try out so we will have the same squad. We are trying to play the same squad to give them a chance to establish their place,” “The most important thing is the player need to get their confidence high, the batsmen need to score runs in this wicket and the bowlers did a good job but I think we need to improve” External link

newsday Monday, January 27, 2020 2:06:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We dominated the first two days and then they batted very well and put pressure back on us and outplayed us. We couldn't build pressure with the ball despite taking a lead of 80,” External link

news-lk Tuesday, December 24, 2019 9:06:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We dominated the first two days and then they batted very well and put pressure back on us and outplayed us. We couldn't build pressure with the ball despite taking a lead of 80,” External link

dailynews-lk Tuesday, December 24, 2019 2:59:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We dominated the first two days and then they batted very well and put pressure back on us and outplayed us. We couldn’t build pressure with the ball despite taking a lead of 80,” External link

gulf-times Tuesday, December 24, 2019 12:50:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We dominated the first two days and then they batted very well and put pressure back on us and outplayed us. We couldn’t build pressure with the ball despite taking a lead of 80,” External link

kuwaittimes Tuesday, December 24, 2019 12:10:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "In the second innings we gave away something like 50 [49] runs in the first 12 overs," External link

srilankasource Tuesday, December 24, 2019 12:05:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "In other series seniors did well, but here, we seniors need to take the blame," External link

srilankasource Tuesday, December 24, 2019 12:05:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "Kusal is a good player with a good technique, but he does go through periods where he suddenly dips in form," External link

srilankasource Tuesday, December 24, 2019 12:05:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "In the second innings when we went out to bat, we were under a lot of pressure. We weren't able to attack the way we wanted to, and their bowling plans were very good," External link

srilankasource Tuesday, December 24, 2019 12:05:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We dominated the first two days, and then they batted very well and put pressure back on us, and outplayed us. We couldn’t build pressure with the ball, despite taking a lead of 80,” External link

taipeitimes Monday, December 23, 2019 10:29:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We dominated the first two days and then they batted very well and put pressure back on us and outplayed us. We couldn't build pressure with the ball despite taking a lead of 80," External link

saudigazette Monday, December 23, 2019 8:50:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We dominated the first two days and then they batted very well and put pressure back on us and outplayed us. We couldn't build pressure with the ball despite taking a lead of 80," External link

afp-english Monday, December 23, 2019 8:48:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We dominated the first two days and then they batted very well and put pressure back on us and outplayed us. We couldn't build pressure with the ball despite taking a lead of 80," External link

geo-tv Monday, December 23, 2019 6:43:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We dominated the first two days and then they batted very well and put pressure back on us and outplayed us. We couldn't build pressure with the ball despite taking a lead of 80," External link

afp-en Monday, December 23, 2019 9:36:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne added : “India is currently on top, Australia is following. We have to do well to stay on top in championship as well and we are looking forward to get maximum points,” External link

pakobserver Thursday, December 19, 2019 1:17:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "Now I do regret not coming for the shorter formats," External link

srilankasource Wednesday, December 18, 2019 8:47:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "I can't appeal to Bangladesh about whether they should come, but what I can say is that for me it feels really safe," "The guys who are giving us security, they are giving us not just 100% but more than 100%. That's why we feel really good. We went out for dinner as well. I can say that Pakistan is now safe for cricket" External link

srilankasource Wednesday, December 18, 2019 8:47:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Ekke Primauno ) : “Now I regret not coming to Pakistan, but at that time it was a really hard decision to take as I had never travelled to Pakistan before,” “There was not a good perception about Pakistan on social media and news. However, the guys who came here for the limited overs series gave really good feedback, so then we seniors decided that we should go for the Test series” External link

tribune Wednesday, December 18, 2019 5:27:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne responded : “There was no such thing in Test Cricket. So, the ICC Test championship has provided a Test tournament, [which] has made Test cricket very interesting and every game has become important,” External link

dailytimesPK Tuesday, December 17, 2019 11:59:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Ekke Primauno ) : “We came two days before the Test and we’ve done a really good job. Washed out for a couple of days but Dhananjaya’s effort and the two fast bowlers on this pitch did well,” External link

news-lk Monday, December 16, 2019 12:33:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne told : “It is my first experience here, but I am really excited,” External link

thecourier Sunday, December 15, 2019 6:59:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Ekke Primauno ) : "We got good starts, but no one went for a big score," "We got a few 20s and 30s. We need to be converting those scores if we want to win a Test. Everyone, including me, has to make sure we don't let go once we get those starts - in the next innings if we can," External link

business-standard Thursday, December 12, 2019 10:01:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Ekke Primauno ) : "We got good starts, but no one went for a big score," "We got a few 20s and 30s. We need to be converting those scores if we want to win a Test. Everyone, including me, has to make sure we don't let go once we get those starts - in the next innings if we can," External link

srilankasource Thursday, December 12, 2019 7:50:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Ekke Primauno ) : "We got good starts, but no one went for a big score," "We got a few 20s and 30s. We need to be converting those scores if we want to win a Test. Everyone, including me, has to make sure we don't let go once we get those starts - in the next innings if we can" External link

srilankasource Wednesday, December 11, 2019 10:50:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Ekke Primauno ) : "Oshada batted really well. This is only his third Test, and his attitude and batting style were very good," "He batted with a lot of confidence. That became a strength for me as well. I knew I could give him the strike without any fear. I thought he was batting even better than me in the first session. There were one or two times when he was getting a bit loose, and at those times I just reminded him to make sure he capitalises on his start" External link

srilankasource Wednesday, December 11, 2019 10:50:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “At that time I was thinking about how to survive,” External link

thehimalayantimes Wednesday, December 11, 2019 5:52:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We are all excited and once the game starts the focus will be on cricket," External link

business-standard Wednesday, December 11, 2019 3:17:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We are all excited and once the game starts the focus will be on cricket," External link

channelnewsasia Wednesday, December 11, 2019 1:19:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We are all excited and once the game starts the focus will be on cricket," External link

BangkokPost Wednesday, December 11, 2019 12:43:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We are all excited and once the game starts the focus will be on cricket," External link

ibtimes Wednesday, December 11, 2019 11:45:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We are all excited and once the game starts the focus will be on cricket," External link

thepeninsulaqatar Wednesday, December 11, 2019 11:38:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "We are all excited and once the game starts the focus will be on cricket," External link

afp-en Wednesday, December 11, 2019 10:24:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne told : “It is my first experience here, but I am really excited,” External link

oxfordtimes Tuesday, December 10, 2019 10:13:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne told : “It is my first experience here, but I am really excited,” External link

chesterfirst Tuesday, December 10, 2019 9:04:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Mickey Arthur ) : "Mickey is with us and previously he was the coach of the Pakistan team as well so it is a positive thing for us that he knows the Pakistan team very closely and that has given us a lot of confidence for this series," External link

firstpost Tuesday, December 10, 2019 6:11:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We are very happy and excited to tour Pakistan after 10 years,” “Pakistan team is a tough side and we will try our best to give a good performance” External link

tribune Tuesday, December 10, 2019 2:05:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Brand Ambassador ) : "Creating individuals who are not only successful today but who can envision and work towards a better tomorrow is a challenge, not only for organizations but for the nation as well. A successful leader should have distinct qualities that set him or her apart from the rest, with a clear vision for the future and a greater vision for the country. This is CIPM’s vision too, and hence I believe that my involvement as the Brand Ambassador of CIPM will have a positive influence on their endeavors as well" External link

island Tuesday, October 29, 2019 12:00:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Ekke Primauno ) : "At times I felt our players really lacked patience. A Test is a very valuable thing, and batsmen should know how to play according to the situation. They should know how to handle that freedom," External link

business-standard Tuesday, August 27, 2019 2:56:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "I think it was a pretty good wicket," "We needed to be patient and put a big score, 240-odd wasn't enough" External link

newshub Monday, August 26, 2019 11:36:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Lahiru Thirimanne ) : “Thirimanne did a very job for us. The key was rotating the strike. I told him that we needed a big partnership. They had two left-arm spinners and the two of us being left-handers, we had to handle them. That was what we were talking about,” External link

thedailystarBD Sunday, August 18, 2019 9:42:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "I had a positive approach to this innings. We were watching the batsmen that did make runs, and we noted how they went about it. After the ball became a bit softer it became easier to bat, and then it was a case of using your feet to the spinners. We had a plan to do that, and we knew that whoever got a start needed to go big," External link

business-standard Sunday, August 18, 2019 9:12:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Lahiru Thirimanne ) : "Thirimanne did a very job for us. The key was rotating the strike. I told him that we needed a big partnership. They had two left-arm spinners and the two of us being left-handers, we had to handle them. That was what we were talking about," "When we started this morning, we had a small target to get another 30 runs and then reassess and all went to plan" External link

gulf-times Sunday, August 18, 2019 9:07:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We planned for the batsman who had taken a start to go for a big score, we started from where we left off yesterday and set ourselves smaller targets,” External link

TheFrontierPost-en Sunday, August 18, 2019 8:52:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Lahiru Thirimanne ) : "Thirimanne did a very job for us. The key was rotating the strike. I told him that we needed a big partnership. They had two left-arm spinners and the two of us being left-handers, we had to handle them. That was what we were talking about," "When we started this morning, we had a small target to get another 30 runs and then reassess and all went to plan" External link

thepeninsulaqatar Sunday, August 18, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Lahiru Thirimanne ) : "I had a positive approach to this innings," "We were watching the batsmen that did make runs, and we noted how they went about it. After the ball became a bit softer it became easier to bat, and then it was a case of using your feet to the spinners. We had a plan to do that, and we knew that whoever got a start needed to go big. Both myself and Thirimanne were able to do that. We batted well yesterday, and this morning we added a good 30 runs to that partnership. We set ourselves little targets and broke the chase down" External link

srilankasource Sunday, August 18, 2019 4:19:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Lahiru Thirimanne ) : "Thirimanne did a very job for us. The key was rotating the strike. I told him that we needed a big partnership. They had two left-arm spinners and the two of us being left-handers, we had to handle them. That was what we were talking about," "When we started this morning, we had a small target to get another 30 runs and then reassess and all went to plan" External link

irishsun Sunday, August 18, 2019 4:14:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Lahiru Thirimanne ) : "Thirimanne did a very job for us. The key was rotating the strike. I told him that we needed a big partnership. They had two left-arm spinners and the two of us being left-handers, we had to handle them. That was what we were talking about," "When we started this morning, we had a small target to get another 30 runs and then reassess and all went to plan" External link

thenational Sunday, August 18, 2019 3:08:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Lahiru Thirimanne ) : “Thirimanne did a very job for us. The key was rotating the strike. I told him that we needed a big partnership. They had two left-arm spinners and the two of us being left-handers, we had to handle them. That was what we were talking about,” “When we started this morning, we had a small target to get another 30 runs and then reassess and all went to plan” External link

Hindu Sunday, August 18, 2019 2:27:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said ( about Lahiru Thirimanne ) : "Thirimanne did a very job for us. The key was rotating the strike. I told him that we needed a big partnership. They had two left-arm spinners and the two of us being left-handers, we had to handle them. That was what we were talking about," "When we started this morning, we had a small target to get another 30 runs and then reassess and all went to plan" External link

afp-en Sunday, August 18, 2019 1:02:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "It's a good turning track. We need to get the basics right and bowl the right line and length," "Last time we played in South Africa, we did really well. We need to keep the momentum and compete with New Zealand" External link

emirates247 Thursday, August 15, 2019 1:26:00 PM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "It's a good turning track. We need to get the basics right and bowl the right line and length," "Last time we played in South Africa, we did really well. We need to keep the momentum and compete with New Zealand" External link

emirates247 Thursday, August 15, 2019 10:29:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "It's a good turning track. We need to get the basics right and bowl the right line and length," "Last time we played in South Africa, we did really well. We need to keep the momentum and compete with New Zealand" External link

emirates247 Wednesday, August 14, 2019 11:11:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We did our basics right in South Africa. That is what we need to do here. We are in a good position now and we are excited to play tomorrow. My message to the boys is to play without fear,” External link

news-lk Wednesday, August 14, 2019 11:03:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : "It's a good turning track. We need to get the basics right and bowl the right line and length," "Last time we played in South Africa, we did really well. We need to keep the momentum and compete with New Zealand" External link

irishsun Wednesday, August 14, 2019 10:21:00 AM EAT

Dimuth Karunaratne said : “We did our basics right in South Africa. That is what we need to do here. We are in a good position now and we are excited to play tomorrow. My message to the boys is to play without fear,” External link

dailynews-lk Wednesday, August 14, 2019 9:46:00 AM EAT



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Tamim Iqbal explained ( about Dimuth Karunaratne ) : “At this moment, our first target is to start the first session well. I always think and I say this all the time, it is a problem if we start focusing on the finishing line before the starting line. (Friday) we have to start well, no matter if we bowl or bat. And of course our main target will be to win the match. We want to move forward one step at a time. We want to go a long way. I am sure if you ask their captain (Dimuth Karunaratne), he will also say he wants to win this series. I also want to win the series. You have to do small things properly and it will start from the first ball of the match. Does not matter we bat or bowl first,” External link

dhakatribune Thursday, July 25, 2019 6:54:00 PM EAT

Lasith Malinga added ( about Dimuth Karunaratne ) : “Avishka (Fernando) played really well and other young players had a good experience of the World Cup. I feel after the world cup they have to carry the momentum. Dimuth (Karunaratne) is good. He showed his opening ability in ODI cricket. They have to carry Sri Lankan cricket in future,” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, July 5, 2019 9:21:00 AM EAT

Lasith Malinga added ( about Dimuth Karunaratne ) : "Avishka (Fernando) played really well and other young players had a good experience of the World Cup. I feel after the world cup they have to carry the momentum. Dimuth (Karunaratne) is good. He showed his opening ability in ODI cricket. They have to carry Sri Lankan cricket in future," External link

myanmarnews Thursday, July 4, 2019 10:25:00 PM EAT