Australia try to square series against Sri Lanka

Australia try to square series against Sri Lanka

🕔09:13, 19.Feb 2017

Australia’s ostensible home advantage against Sri Lanka was diminished at the MCG on Friday night by two factors: the unsettled and makeshift nature of the Twenty20 team with the Test team concurrently preparing in India, and the enormous amount of

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Mustafizur expected to return for Sri Lanka tour

Mustafizur expected to return for Sri Lanka tour

🕔08:07, 18.Feb 2017

Mustafizur Rahman, Bangaldesh pacer, is likely to make a comeback to international cricket following a good show in the Bangladesh Cricket League. Minhajul Abedin, the Bangladesh Cricket Board’s chief selector, has been impressed by the left arm-pacer’s show in domestic

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Sri Lanka wins off last ball in MCG Twenty20

Sri Lanka wins off last ball in MCG Twenty20

🕔20:42, 17.Feb 2017

Chamara Kapugedera’s last-ball boundary has given Sri Lanka a five-wicket win over Australia in their opening Twenty20 clash at the MCG. The tourists were cruising at 3-151 in the 18th over, before first-gamer Ashton Turner snared the wickets of Asela

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Scotland to play Sri Lanka in May warm-up

Scotland to play Sri Lanka in May warm-up

🕔07:13, 17.Feb 2017

Beckenham’s County Ground will host the 50-over matches on 21 and 23 May as Sri Lanka warm up for June’s ICC Champions Trophy, held in England and Wales. The two sides last met at the 2015 World Cup, when Sri

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Sri Lankan XI warm up by thrashing PM’s XI

Sri Lankan XI warm up by thrashing PM’s XI

🕔18:35, 15.Feb 2017

Adam Voges, the captain of Prime Minister’s XI, struck an unbeaten 54 off 31 balls in his final match against an international team, but Sri Lankan XI crashed his farewell by chasing down 170 with five wickets and 17 balls

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All systems Mo for Sri Lankan redemption

All systems Mo for Sri Lankan redemption

🕔07:14, 15.Feb 2017

Moises Henriques has barely put a foot wrong in 2017 and Friday’s first KFC T20 International against Sri Lanka gives the Sydney Sixers captain a chance for a little redemption after a forgettable period in 2016 as well. Henriques toured

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Mathews in final list for IPL 2017 auction

Mathews in final list for IPL 2017 auction

🕔07:34, 14.Feb 2017

A total of 351 players which includes 122 capped internationals will feature in the IPL players auction, scheduled to be held in Bangalore on February 20. This final list has been pruned from the original size of 799 after the

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Langer weighs into Test selection debate

Langer weighs into Test selection debate

🕔08:25, 13.Feb 2017

Australia’s T20 coach Justin Langer has thrown his support behind fellow Western Australian Shaun Marsh to break back into Australia’s Test side, but with a twist. In a 19-Test career, Marsh has been most impressive as a top-order batsman, scoring

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Sanath says Chandimal must return to club cricket

Sanath says Chandimal must return to club cricket

🕔14:45, 12.Feb 2017

Dinesh Chandimal has been advised to go and work on his game in club cricket by Sri Lanka’s chief selector Sanath Jayasuriya, after the tour of South Africa concluded with a 5-0 ODI defeat. Chandimal endured a difficult time in

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Proteas rout Sri Lanka, complete ODI sweep

Proteas rout Sri Lanka, complete ODI sweep

🕔09:12, 11.Feb 2017

The Proteas completed a 5-0 whitewash of an outclassed Sri Lankan side in the fifth and final ODI at SuperSport Park in Centurion on Friday. With their victory, the Proteas took over the No 1 spot in the ICC ODI

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Chandana takes Lanka to semi clash with India

Chandana takes Lanka to semi clash with India

🕔08:41, 10.Feb 2017

A chanceless knock of 109 not out from Chandana Deshapriya gave Sri Lanka an emphatic nine-wicket victory over South Africa in the T20 World Cup cricket for the blind at Alur Grounds in Bengaluru on Thursday. The win left Sri Lanka

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Lynn ruled out of Sri Lanka T20Is

Lynn ruled out of Sri Lanka T20Is

🕔08:21, 9.Feb 2017

Chris Lynn has been ruled out of the three-match Twenty20 International series against Sri Lanka with a neck injury, Cricket Australia confirmed on Thursday (February 9). Ben Dunk will replace the flamboyant batsman. Lynn was ruled out of the five-match

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SL fall short despite Tharanga century

SL fall short despite Tharanga century

🕔07:26, 8.Feb 2017

A Sri Lankan line-up that was dismissed for under 190 in the first three ODIs and had not topped 300 in any format on the current tour of South Africa made a fist of chasing a record total at Newlands,

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India favourites in lopsided tournament

India favourites in lopsided tournament

🕔07:21, 7.Feb 2017

It is an anomaly that the qualifying event for a World Cup in England is being played in Sri Lanka, but that, perhaps, will be the last thing on the minds of the 10 teams fighting to be a part

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Alastair Cook resigns as England Test captain

Alastair Cook resigns as England Test captain

🕔15:14, 6.Feb 2017

Alastair Cook has stepped down from his role after 59 Tests as England Test captain. Appointed in August 2012, Cook has led the team through more Test matches than any other England captain. His record includes Ashes victories at home

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Mathews ruled out of Australia tour

Mathews ruled out of Australia tour

🕔08:02, 6.Feb 2017

Sri Lanka will be without skipper Angelo Mathews for their upcoming KFC T20I series against Australia due to a hamstring injury. Sri Lanka’s selectors will meet tomorrow to finalise their squad for the three-match series later this month, but they

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South Africa beat Sri Lanka and take series

South Africa beat Sri Lanka and take series

🕔15:52, 5.Feb 2017

Allrounder Dwaine Pretorius claimed career-best figures as South Africa beat Sri Lanka and a swarm of bees in the third one-day international at the Wanderers on Saturday, thereby taking an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match series. Pretorius came into

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Clarke head coach for PM’s XI versus Lanka

Clarke head coach for PM’s XI versus Lanka

🕔08:40, 4.Feb 2017

Former Australia captain Michael Clarke will get his first taste of coaching at the elite level against Sri Lanka later this month after being put in charge of the Prime Minister’s XI for a Twenty20 match in Canberra. Clarke retired

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Ford still ‘excited’ by Lanka’s batting talent

Ford still ‘excited’ by Lanka’s batting talent

🕔13:05, 3.Feb 2017

Despite Sri Lanka slumping to a second big defeat in the ODI series against South Africa, coach Graham Ford found a silver lining from their performance in Durban. Surprisingly, it was in their batting, even though Sri Lanka have yet

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South Africa hammers Sri Lanka in 2nd ODI

South Africa hammers Sri Lanka in 2nd ODI

🕔09:07, 2.Feb 2017

Centuries from Faf du Plessis and David Miller helped South Africa thrash Sri Lanka by 121 runs in their second one-day international at Kingsmead on Wednesday. Du Plessis’ steady 105 was complemented by Miller’s unbeaten 117 from 98 balls, which

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