Asanka Waduge wins Red Bull Ride My Wave 2015

Asanka Waduge wins Red Bull Ride My Wave 2015

🕔07:34, 29.Jul 2015

After three days of intense competition upon the waters of Arugam Bay, Asanka Waduge with 15.5 points was crowned champion of the second edition of Red Bull Ride My Wave, walking away with US $ 1,000 prize money! With 10.3

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Pakistan rises to 8th in ODI rankings

Pakistan rises to 8th in ODI rankings

🕔04:39, 28.Jul 2015

Pakistan has moved into eighth position in the ICC ODI Team Rankings after its 3-2 series victory in Sri Lanka in the five match series which concluded in Hambantota on Sunday. Azhar Ali s men have advanced to 90 points

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Royals trio can’t play because of jurisdiction

Royals trio can’t play because of jurisdiction

🕔18:18, 27.Jul 2015

The inference that Sreesanth, Ankeet Chavan and Ajit Chandila, now cleared of spot-fixing allegations by a Delhi trial court, can return to professional cricket appears invalid because of the separate lines of inquiry and jurisdiction adopted by the court and

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Kusal ton sets up consolation SL victory

Kusal ton sets up consolation SL victory

🕔06:47, 27.Jul 2015

Kusal Perera sent Pakistan on the run with his most substantial innings to date, then Sri Lanka’s middle order ran the opposition down and mauled them in a frenzied finish, to found a 165-run victory in the final ODI. Sri

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SA academy set for Sri Lanka tour

SA academy set for Sri Lanka tour

🕔06:14, 25.Jul 2015

The Cricket South Africa (CSA) Academy squad will depart on Sunday for a series against the Sri Lanka Emerging Squad. The tour consists of three four-day unofficial ‘Test’ matches and three limited overs matches. The squad includes several players who

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Sri Lanka to challenge suspension from BFW

Sri Lanka to challenge suspension from BFW

🕔15:26, 24.Jul 2015

The Sports Ministry said that it will challenge the suspension of the Sri Lanka Badminton Association (SLBA) from the Badminton World Federation (BWF) at the Court of Arbitration for Sport. The BWF recently suspended SLBA’s membership stating the consitution of

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Amit Mishra recalled for Lanka tour

Amit Mishra recalled for Lanka tour

🕔06:59, 24.Jul 2015

Experienced leg-spinner Amit Mishra, who last played a Test for India four years ago, has made a comeback to the Indian squad for next month’s tour of Sri Lanka. Mishra, who replaced an injured Karn Sharma, was the only change

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Five uncapped players in SL squad for T20s

Five uncapped players in SL squad for T20s

🕔16:51, 23.Jul 2015

Sri Lanka have picked five uncapped players – fast bowler Binura Fernando, legspinner Jeffrey Vandersay and batsmen Shehan Jayasuriya, Dasun Shanaka, and Dhananjaya de Silva – in their Twenty20 squad for the forthcoming two-match series against Pakistan. Dinesh Chandimal and

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Pakistan announce Twenty20 squad

Pakistan announce Twenty20 squad

🕔07:23, 23.Jul 2015

Pakistan Wednesday announced a 15-man squad for the two Twenty20 internationals against Sri Lanka in Colombo on July 30 and August 1 Allrounder Shahid Afridi will lead the squad. Squad: Shahid Afridi (captain), Ahmed Shehzad, Nauman Anwar, Mohammad Hafeez, Mukhtar

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Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in 4th ODI

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in 4th ODI

🕔23:00, 22.Jul 2015

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the fourth one-day international on Wednesday to secure an unassailable 3-1 lead in the five-match series at R. Premadasa Stadium. Batting first after winning the toss, Sri Lanka made 256-9 in 50

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Tight security for 4th ODI in Colombo

Tight security for 4th ODI in Colombo

🕔19:15, 21.Jul 2015

The Sri Lanka cricket board announced that security measures will be tightened for tomorrows fourth One Day International match between Pakistan and Sri Lanka in Colombo. Spectators have been advised to refrain from carrying hooters, liquor, glass bottles, sharp objects and

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Smith reclaims number one position

Smith reclaims number one position

🕔23:28, 20.Jul 2015

Australia’s Steven Smith has reclaimed the number one position in the ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen after producing a man of the match performance in the second Ashes Test against England in Lord’s. Smith, who scored a career high 215

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Crowd trouble mars Lanka, Pakistan ODI

Crowd trouble mars Lanka, Pakistan ODI

🕔00:05, 20.Jul 2015

The third ODI ended badly for Sri Lanka, whose cricket team were pummeled by 135 runs, but it was made worse by an outbreak of violence in the stands, which forced a half-hour suspension of play. Rocks were thrown inside

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ICC President in Sri Lanka today

ICC President in Sri Lanka today

🕔14:53, 18.Jul 2015

Former Pakistani batsman and the present International Cricket Council (ICC) President Zaheer Abbas will arrive in Sri Lanka today, the Sri Lanka Cricket Board said. Sri Lanka Cricket Board Chairman Sidath Wettimuny had invited the newly elected ICC President to visit

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Arugam Bay gets ready for Red Bull Ride My Wave

Arugam Bay gets ready for Red Bull Ride My Wave

🕔08:54, 18.Jul 2015

On 23rd July, Red Bull Ride My Wave returns to the Sri Lanka’s surf capital, Arugam Bay. Competing surfers will take on the waves in a head to head competition to be crowned champion of Red Bull Ride My Wave

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Champions League T20 scrapped

Champions League T20 scrapped

🕔08:39, 16.Jul 2015

Just a day after Supreme Court appointed Justice Lodha Committee gave a stinging verdict suspending IPL teams CSK and Rajasthan Royals for two years, cricket authorities on Wednesday decided to scrap the Champions League T20 tournament with immediate effect. “The

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Kusal record fifty wins tough chase

Kusal record fifty wins tough chase

🕔23:59, 15.Jul 2015

It was the tale of two lefties in Pallekele. Kusal Perera hammered Sri Lanka’s joint fastest fifty in ODIs, which made a target of 288 look like a cakewalk. But when Pakistan’s tenacity brought them back and put the game

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Bangladesh seal series with nine-wicket win

Bangladesh seal series with nine-wicket win

🕔23:56, 15.Jul 2015

Not reputation, not rankings, not even rain could stop Bangladesh from bounding to a first bilateral series win over South Africa and a fourth successive series triumph at home. They dominated South Africa in every department: restricting them to a

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Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals suspended

Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals suspended

🕔14:59, 14.Jul 2015

In a massive blow to the Indian Premier League (IPL), the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) teams were on Tuesday (July 14) suspended from the league for a period of 2 years. While delivering his panel’s verdict,

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England in Jayawardene consultancy talks

England in Jayawardene consultancy talks

🕔08:10, 14.Jul 2015

Mahela Jayawardene could be joining the England coaching staff in a consultancy role. ESPNcricinfo understands that Paul Farbrace, who coached the Sri Lanka team to the World T20 title in 2014, has already spoken to the prolific former batsman but

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