Sri Lanka secures gold in several South Asian Games events

Nilani Rathnayake won the gold medal for Sri Lanka in 5000 Meter event today at the 13 South Asian Games. In addition, the Sri Lankan...

Mickey Arthur appointed as Sri Lanka head coach

Mickey Arthur, who has previously coached South Africa, Australia and Pakistan, is set to take up the next assignment in his coaching career, as...

Israel Folau reaches settlement with Rugby Australia

Rugby player Israel Folau has reached a settlement with Rugby Australia (RA) over his controversial sacking for writing anti-gay posts on social media. The former...

Hamilton dominates in Abu Dhabi

Lewis Hamilton dominated the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix to end the season in which he won a sixth world drivers' title on a high. The...

David Warner scores triple century

Opener David Warner scored his maiden Test triple century as Australia continued to dominate Pakistan on day two of the second Test in Adelaide. Warner,...

Dimuth to lead Sri Lanka in Pakistan

The Minister of Education, Sports and Youth Affairs Dullas Alahapperuma has approved a 16 member National Squad to take part in the upcoming tour...

Sri Lanka Under 19 tour to West Indies postponed

The Sri Lanka Under 19 team tour to the West Indies to take part in a tri-series has been postponed. The Sri Lanka Cricket board...

Usada chief calls for complete ban of Russian athletes from Olympics

The World Anti-Doping Agency "must get tougher" and ban all Russian athletes from competing at the Olympics, says US Anti-Doping Agency chief Travis Tygart. World...

Dhoni’s T20 World Cup inclusion rests on IPL performance

Having been on sabbatical since India's semi-final exit at the ICC Men's Cricket World Cup 2019, MS Dhoni will now have to take the...

India seal fourth straight innings win

India became the first team to win four consecutive Tests by an innings as they crushed Bangladesh in the second Test. Hosting their maiden day-night...

Mayweather in UFC talks to ‘come out of retirement’ in 2020

Former five-weight boxing world champion Floyd Mayweather says he is "coming out of retirement in 2020". Mayweather, 42, made the announcement on social media after an earlier...

Malinga indicates he may play on beyond T20 World Cup

Lasith Malinga has his sights set on captaining his country at the T20 World Cup in Australia next year, and possibly beyond, firm in the...

Lionel Messi scores as Argentina rescued a draw

Lionel Messi scored an injury-time penalty as Argentina rescued a draw in their friendly with South American rivals Uruguay in Tel Aviv. Messi's Barcelona team-mate...

Mickey Arthur likely to become Sri Lanka’s next head coach

Mickey Arthur is likely to become Sri Lanka's next head coach, despite Chandika Hathurusingha not having been officially been fired yet. Arthur has not signed a contract with...

Sri Lanka to play Test Series in Pakistan

After more than 10 years, Test cricket will return to Pakistan in December when Sri Lanka will play their World Test Championship matches in...

Thiem beats Djokovic as Federer gets ATP Finals campaign on track

Dominic Thiem stunned Novak Djokovic to become the first player into the semi-finals at the ATP Finals in London. The Austrian won a thriller 6-7...

T20WCQ stars make big gains in ICC T20I rankings

The ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Qualifier in the United Arab Emirates, apart from deciding six teams for next year’s T20 World Cup, proved...

Messi scores a hat-trick as Barcelona return to winning ways

Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick, including two sublime free-kicks, as champions Barcelona returned to winning ways against Celta Vigo in La Liga. Messi opened the...

Rohit 85 helps India level series

A scintillating knock of 85 from 43 balls from Rohit Sharma led India to a thumping eight-wicket win over Bangladesh in the second T20I,...

Everton midfielder ‘to make full recovery’ after successful ankle surgery

Everton midfielder Andre Gomes is "expected to make a full recovery" after he had surgery to repair a fracture dislocation to his right ankle,...