Team Sri Lanka won the ICC cricket world cup in the year 1996 under the captaincy of Arjuna Ranatunga. Sri Lanka Reached in the world cup final for three times. And became runners-up in the year 2007 and 2011.
Sri Lanka National Cricket Team in ICC Champions Trophy
In the year 2002 (co-champions with India), under the captaincy of Sanath Jayasuriya.
Sri Lanka National Cricket Team in ICC World T20I
Team Sri Lanka won the T20I world cup in the year 2014 under the captaincy of Lasith Malinga.
Here is the list of few records of Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka is the only team who qualified and won the ICC World Cup in the same year
The team holds the record of highest team total in Test cricket
Team Sri Lanka is the only team to have held the highest total of all formats at one time
Sri Lanka won the world cup in-home continent
Team Sri Lanka is the only team to participate in all seasons of the Asia cup.
The highest total of Sri Lankan team in ODI is (443/9) against the Netherlands in July 2006.
The highest total of Sri Lankan team in T20 is (260/6) against Kenya in 2007.
History of Sri Lanka Cricket
In the year 1965, Sri Lanka became the associate member of ICC. Team Sri Lanka played its first ODI in the year 1975, against West Indies. Sri Lanka became the full member of ICC in the year 1981. After playing the first test in the year 1982 Sri Lanka became the 8th nation who play test cricket. Sri Lanka team played its first test against England. The team Sri Lanka played its first T20I against England in the year 2006.
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