England turn to Burns and Denly to solve top-order conundrum in Sri Lanka

Uncapped batsmen Rory Burns and Joe Denly have been named in England’s Test squad to tour Sri Lanka, alongside fellow rookie Olly Stone. Alastair Cook’s...

Afghanistan beat Bangladesh by 136 runs in Asia Cup

Rashid Khan starred with both bat and ball on his birthday leading Afghanistan to a 136-run win over Bangladesh on Thursday in the Asia...

Amaya Hills to host Super Six Mercantile Cricket Tournament

Amaya Hills Kandy will be hosting its Super Six Mercantile Cricket Tournament 2018 at the Asgiriya International Cricket Stadium on September 30th. To mark the...

Plunkett to miss first three ODIs against Sri Lanka

England National Cricket Selectors have named a 16-strong squad for the five-match ODI series against Sri Lanka starting on October 10 in Dambulla. Liam Plunkett...

Concerns rise as ACC revises Asia Cup schedule

In an unprecedented move, the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) on Tuesday tweaked its already announced schedule of the ongoing Asia Cup — apparently to...

Sri Lanka knocked out of the Asia Cup as Afghanistan make history

Sri Lanka made three changes to their line up, but Angelo Mathews's men forgot on Monday night that there is no substitute for uncluttered...

Serena Williams sticks to sexism claims as she breaks her US Open silence

Serena Williams is sticking to her claims of sexism and double standards in tennis and maintains she wasn't cheating during her US Open final...

Athapaththu ton trumps Raj’s as Sri Lanka claim last-over thriller

Chamari Athapaththu's century and a seven-ball 12 from Kavisha Dilhari in the dying moments of the match helped Sri Lanka Women edge out India...

Bangladesh thrash Sri Lanka after Mushfiqur Rahim century

Mushfiqur Rahim hit 144 as Bangladesh thrashed Sri Lanka by 137 runs in the opening match of the Asia Cup in Dubai. Lasith Malinga struck...

Akila Dananjaya to join team in UAE

Akila Dananjaya, who did not travel with the team for the Asia Cup, will join the team on Sunday (16th September, 2018) in the...

Pietersen wants Jennings, Broad dropped for Sri Lanka tour

Kevin Pietersen, former England captain, and middle-order batsman, believes the England selectors should drop Keaton Jennings and Stuart Broad for the tour of Sri...

Jayasuriya replaces injured Danushka Gunathilaka in Asia Cup squad

Danushka Gunathilaka has become the second Sri Lanka batsman to be ruled out of the Asia Cup, after sustaining a back injury during training on Wednesday evening....

Sri Lanka to benefit from Sangakkara tips

Five-time champions Sri Lanka should their intent as they got straight down to work at the ICC Academy on Wednesday after arrival in the...

Anderson breaks Glenn McGrath’s record

James Anderson became the latest England paceman to make history at the Oval on Tuesday by setting a new record for the most wickets...

Tennis governing body defends umpire who cited Serena Williams

The International Tennis Federation is defending the chair umpire who gave Serena Williams three code violations during the US Open final, saying his "decisions were in...

Chandimal out of the Asia Cup

Dinesh Chandimal will be out of the Asia Cup 2018, after it was found that the player will need more recovery time to heal...

SLC goes to FCID over attempted financial fraud

The Sri Lanka Cricket Board (SLC) has filed a complaint at the Financial Crimes Investigations Division (FCID) over an attempted financial fraud. SLC said that...

road at risk of omission from England Test squad for Sri Lanka tour

Stuart Broad is at risk of being omitted from an England Test tour for the first time since his debut 11 years ago. England...

Sri Lanka prove too strong for Singapore in Asian Championship final

A rampant Sri Lanka outplayed Singapore 69-50 on Sunday (Sept 9) in the final of the M1 Asian Netball Championship at the OCBC Arena...

AB de Villiers set to feature in PSL 2019

The Pakistan Super League will see another marquee name join the T20 competition, with AB de Villiers set to play next year. The announcement, which the...