New Zealand take one-day series with comfortable win over Sri Lanka

New Zealand take one-day series with comfortable win over Sri Lanka

🕔15:12, 25.Jan 2015

Ross Taylor and Kane Williamson fell agonisingly short of centuries but New Zealand’s imposing total ensured they beat Sri Lanka by 120 runs in the sixth one-day international on Sunday to take an unassailable 4-1 lead in their seven-match series.

Read Full Article
New Zealand beat Sri Lanka by 108 runs

New Zealand beat Sri Lanka by 108 runs

🕔12:02, 23.Jan 2015

New Zealand beat Sri Lanka by 108 runs in the fifth one-day international in Dunedin on Friday to go 3-1 up in the seven match series, with one game washed out. Sri Lanka were all out in the 44th over

Read Full Article
New Sports Minister to probe allegations

New Sports Minister to probe allegations

🕔12:03, 22.Jan 2015

New Sports Minister Navin Dissanayake says he will investigate several allegations which had surfaced in local sports bodies, including corruption. The Minister who assumed duties today said that investigations will also be launched into alleged financial malpractices alleged to have

Read Full Article
New Zealand overpower Sri Lanka

New Zealand overpower Sri Lanka

🕔15:40, 20.Jan 2015

Kane Williamson hit a century and Luke Ronchi smashed 24 runs off one explosive over when the match was still in the balance to steer New Zealand to a four-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the fourth One Day International

Read Full Article
AB de Villiers scores fastest ODI hundred

AB de Villiers scores fastest ODI hundred

🕔17:32, 18.Jan 2015

South Africa batsman AB de Villiers has hit a century off 31 balls to record the fastest ever one-day international ton. De Villiers, 30, set the new landmark during an ODI against the West Indies in Johannesburg. He smashed eight

Read Full Article
Third New Zealand-Sri Lanka ODI abandoned

Third New Zealand-Sri Lanka ODI abandoned

🕔16:28, 17.Jan 2015

The third one-day international between New Zealand and Sri Lanka was abandoned Saturday after frequent interruptions because of rain. The players were forced from the field for the third and final time with New Zealand, batting first, 145-3 after 28.5

Read Full Article
Sangakkara signs two-year Surrey deal

Sangakkara signs two-year Surrey deal

🕔16:10, 16.Jan 2015

Kumar Sangakkara, the world’s No. 1 Test batsman, has agreed a two-year deal with Surrey although how much he plays in 2015 will not be confirmed until Sangakkara makes a decision over his Test future. Sangakkara will end his ODI

Read Full Article
Sri Lanka sink bumbling Black Caps

Sri Lanka sink bumbling Black Caps

🕔16:12, 15.Jan 2015

Sri Lanka cruised to a six-wicket win in the second one-day international against New Zealand on Thursday (Jan 15), thanks to a masterful century from Tillakaratne Dilshan and a comedy of errors from the Black Caps. Dilshan scored 116 as

Read Full Article
New Zealand’s Elliot doubtful for second ODI against Sri Lanka

New Zealand’s Elliot doubtful for second ODI against Sri Lanka

🕔15:48, 14.Jan 2015

New Zealand all-rounder Grant Elliott is in doubt for the second One-Day-International (ODI) against Sri Lanka here Thursday. The all-rounder was absent from training at the Seddon Park Wednesday, reportedly dealing with a family health matter. A New Zealand cricket

Read Full Article
Anderson leads NZ to win over Sri Lanka

Anderson leads NZ to win over Sri Lanka

🕔12:47, 11.Jan 2015

Corey Anderson scored a composed 81 as New Zealand lurched to a three-wicket victory over Sri Lanka on Sunday in the first of seven one-day internationals between the two sides before next month’s World Cup. Anderson strode to the crease

Read Full Article
Sri Lanka names World Cup team

Sri Lanka names World Cup team

🕔19:47, 7.Jan 2015

Sri Lanka cricket selectors have named a 15 member team led by Angelo Mathews for the ICC World Cup to be played in Australia and New Zealand from 8th February to 1st April 2015. 1.Angelo Mathews (Captain) 2.T.M Dilshan 3.Kumar Sangakkara

Read Full Article
New Zealand beat Sri Lanka and win series

New Zealand beat Sri Lanka and win series

🕔08:36, 7.Jan 2015

New Zealand wrapped up a convincing 193-run win to complete a 2-0 series defeat of Sri Lanka at the Basin Reserve today. Sri Lanka’s task was always uphill. They needed 390 to win and square the series, but having started

Read Full Article
Williamson, Watling in record 365-run stand

Williamson, Watling in record 365-run stand

🕔23:26, 6.Jan 2015

Kane Williamson and BJ Watling put on a world record sixth-wicket partnership of 365 runs to help New Zealand effectively shut out Sri Lanka from the second Test in Wellington on Tuesday (January 6). Williamson remained unbeaten on 242 and

Read Full Article
Williamson, Watling defy Sri Lanka

Williamson, Watling defy Sri Lanka

🕔17:33, 5.Jan 2015

An unbeaten sixth-wicket partnership between Kane Williamson and BJ Watling helped New Zealand post 253 for 5 at stumps, stretching its overall lead to 118 and keeping its hopes alive on the third day of the second Test against Sri

Read Full Article
Sanga’s 11th Test double century puts Lanka on top

Sanga’s 11th Test double century puts Lanka on top

🕔12:52, 4.Jan 2015

Kumar Sangakkara’s 11th Test double century steered Sri Lanka to a 135-run first innings lead over New Zealand in the second Test in Wellington.stee The 37-year-old, who became the fastest player to bring up 12,000 Test runs a day earlier,

Read Full Article
Sangakkara reaches 12,000 runs

Sangakkara reaches 12,000 runs

🕔13:28, 3.Jan 2015

Sri Lanka veteran Kumar Sangakkara became the fifth cricketer to surpass 12,000 runs and fast bowler Nuwan Pradeep took 4-63 to help the visitors dismiss New Zealand for 221 on the opening day of the second test on Saturday. Sri

Read Full Article
Dhoni retires from Test cricket

Dhoni retires from Test cricket

🕔15:29, 30.Dec 2014

After helping India to draw the third Test against Australia in Melbourne, Indian skipper MS Dhoni in a shocking decision announced his retirement from Test cricket on Tuesday. Virat Kohli will lead India in the fourth Test starting on January

Read Full Article
New Zealand beat Sri Lanka in first Test

New Zealand beat Sri Lanka in first Test

🕔09:42, 29.Dec 2014

New Zealand have secured an unprecedented fifth test in the year, wrapping up the Boxing Day test against Sri Lanka by eight wickets. Five times previously New Zealand have won four tests in a calendar year, but Brendon McCullum’s side

Read Full Article
Sri Lanka hanging tough in first Test

Sri Lanka hanging tough in first Test

🕔16:19, 28.Dec 2014

Sri Lanka’s batsmen kept a drooping attack at bay but Trent Boult ensured New Zealand retained the upper hand with two days to play in the first Test. Opener Dimuth Karunaratne scored his maiden Test century and soldiered on to

Read Full Article
Sri Lanka openers recover after following on

Sri Lanka openers recover after following on

🕔16:10, 27.Dec 2014

Sri Lanka openers Dimuth Karunaratne and Kaushal Silva safely guided their side to 84 without loss in their second innings at the close of the second day’s play in the first test against New Zealand on Saturday after being forced

Read Full Article