[advps-slideshow optset=”4″]

Home » Archives by category » Sports

Floyd Mayweather beats Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas

Floyd Mayweather beats Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas

Floyd Mayweather emerged victorious from the most lucrative fight in history, beating Manny Pacquiao via a wide unanimous decision in Las Vegas. American Mayweather, 38, delivered a defensive masterclass against…

Vaas steps down as bowling coach

Vaas steps down as bowling coach

Sri Lanka Cricket said that fast bowling coach Chaminda Vaas’s contract lapsed today, 30th of April 2015, and on a mutual agreement it was decided not to go for an…

Special to win series in England: Mathews

Special to win series in England: Mathews

At a time when genuine allrounders are rarer than ever before, Angelo Mathews shines bright. In Tests, One-Day Internationals and Twenty20 cricket, Mathews has established himself as Sri Lanka’s man…

SLC stops all non-critical capital expenditure

SLC stops all non-critical capital expenditure

The Interim Committee of the Sri Lanka Cricket board has decided to freeze all non-critical capital expenditure to enable them to focus on cricket related expenditure. This was announced by the committee,…

Cricket clubs, Associations raise concerns

Cricket clubs, Associations raise concerns

Sri Lanka Cricket member clubs and Associations have raised concerns with the Government over the cancellation of the elections to the Sri Lanka cricket board. In an emailed media statement,…

Narine undergoes testing in Chennai

Narine undergoes testing in Chennai

Kolkata Knight Riders off-spinner Sunil Narine underwent tests for a suspected illegal bowling action at the biomechanical wing of the Sri Ramachandra Sports Medicine Centre here on Saturday. According to…

Surrey sign Tillakaratne Dilshan until August

Surrey sign Tillakaratne Dilshan until August

Sri Lanka batsman Tillakaratne Dilshan is to join Surrey as their overseas player until the middle of August. The 37-year-old replaces South Africa’s Hashim Amla, who arrived on a short-term…

Root delighted with Sri Lanka century

Root delighted with Sri Lanka century

Joe Root conceded that his century against Sri Lanka took on an extra significance following England’s recent Test struggles. Root ended the first day of the opening Test with Sri…

Thirimanne upbeat after Northants draw

Thirimanne upbeat after Northants draw

Lahiru Thirimanne was in positive mood ahead of Thursday’s first Test against England after the tourists’ warm-up match against Northamptonshire ended in a draw. Although Sri Lanka have won individual…

Sri Lanka dominate Northamptonshire

Sri Lanka dominate Northamptonshire

Northamptonshire were 146 for five in reply to Sri Lanka’s first innings 558 for eight declared, a deficit of 412, at stumps on the second day of four at Northampton…

ICC cricket committee lays down mankading rules

ICC cricket committee lays down mankading rules

A few days after Jos Buttler became the first batsman to be mankaded in international cricket since 1992, the ICC’s cricket committee has recommended non-strikers need to be “deterred” from…

Silva and Thirimanne hit centuries

Silva and Thirimanne hit centuries

Kaushal Silva and Lahiru Thirimanne both scored centuries as Sri Lanka made 358-3 on the opening day of their four-day warm-up match against Northants. Opener Silva recovered from the early…

MCC clears Sri Lanka of going against spirit of cricket

MCC clears Sri Lanka of going against spirit of cricket

The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) has reportedly cleared the Sri Lankan squad of going against the sprit of cricket over England’s Jos Buttler’s controversial ‘Mankad’ dismissal by the visitors in…

Buttler should have been recalled says Ranatunga

Buttler should have been recalled says Ranatunga

Former skipper Arjuna Ranatunga Wednesday said Sri Lanka was right to run out England’s Jos Buttler, but felt he should have been recalled in the spirit of the game. “We…

Amla to captain South Africa against Sri Lanka

Amla to captain South Africa against Sri Lanka

South African star batsman Hashim Amla was named the country s Test cricket captain on Tuesday, replacing retiring Graeme Smith who led the side for a decade. A “glad and…

SL claim series amid Senanayake controversy

SL claim series amid Senanayake controversy

Anyone who thought that Sachithra Senanayake being reported to the ICC for a suspect bowling action might be a cue for Sri Lanka to excuse him from duty, and the…

Sachithra Senanayake reported for suspect action

Sachithra Senanayake reported for suspect action

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has informed Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) that the umpires officiating in the 4th ODI of the ongoing England tour have reported a number of deliveries…

Pandey guides Kolkata to second IPL victory

Pandey guides Kolkata to second IPL victory

A final of innumerable twists and turns, gifted Kolkata Knight Riders a Sunday night to remember while Kings XI Punjab suffered a heart-break. Fittingly, KKR won the IPL’s seventh edition…

Sri Lanka wins thriller against England

Sri Lanka wins thriller against England

Jos Buttler’s superb century was not enough for England to secure a dramatic fightback over Sri in the fourth ODI at Lord’s today. The tourists made 300-9, with Kumar Sangakkara…

Two uncapped SA spinners in race for Sri Lanka

Two uncapped SA spinners in race for Sri Lanka

At least two new faces are expected to travel with South Africa’s squad to Sri Lanka in July: a batsman for either a top or middle order role and a…

Page 1 of 30123Next ›Last »