Chandimal found guilty of ball tampering, suspended for one Test

Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal has been suspended from his side’s third and final Test against the Windies after he was found guilty of...

England break own ODI world record after smashing 481-6 against Australia

England broke their own world record as they smashed a stunning 481-6 against Australia in the third ODI at Trent Bridge. Jonny Bairstow (139 off...

Sri Lanka and West Indies draw ‘controversial’ 2nd Test

Kraigg Brathwaite´s defiance and more inclement weather ensured a draw on the final day of the second Test between the West Indies and Sri...

Chandimal pleads not guilty to ball-tampering

Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal has denied charges of attempting to change the condition of the ball during the ongoing second Test against West Indies in St Lucia*....

Sri Lanka defends cricket team over ball tampering allegation

Sri Lanka on Saturday night said that it will defend the National cricket team over ball tampering allegations which surfaced in the West Indies. The...

Kumar also turns down invite as past proposals were ignored

Former Sri Lanka cricket captain Kumar Sangakkara has also turned down an invitation to be part of the Sri Lanka Cricket administration calling it...

Smith and Kumara shine on rain-hit day in West Indies vs Sri Lanka Test

Lahiru Kumara delivered 13.3 hostile overs, and Kasun Rajitha was probing on Test debut, but a half-century from Devon Smith drove West Indies forward on a rain-hit second day....

Murali terms invite to help SLC a “cunning move”

Former Sri Lankan cricketer Muttiah Muralitharan has rejected an invitation to assist Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) calling it a "cunning move". In a statement today...

Mahela tells Sports Minister no trust in current system

Former Sri Lanka cricket Mahela Jayawardena today tweeted a message to the Sports Minister saying he did not have any trust in the current...

West Indies target rare Test series

West Indies are not considered the strongest teams in Test cricket. Franchises and T20 teams across the world make a beeline for their top cricketers. But when it comes...

Mathews and Lahiru to return from West Indies

Angelo Mathews, who went on tour with the national team to the West Indies will be returning back to the country, due to personal...

Steyn returns to South African squad

Much-injured fast bowler Dale Steyn was on Monday named in a 15-man South African squad for two Test matches in Sri Lanka next month. Steyn,...

NOC to get Chinese support for SAARC games

The National Olympic Committee (NOC) of Sri Lanka will receive Chinese support as they prepare for next year’s South Asian Games in Nepal. Following a...

West Indies beats Sri Lanka by 226 runs

West Indies beat Sri Lanka by 226 runs on the fifth and final day of the first cricket test on Sunday. West Indies 414-8 dec....

Mendis leads Sri Lanka fightback in West Indies

Kusal Mendis was leading Sri Lanka's ambitious push at an unprecedented 453 runs to beat the West Indies in the first cricket test on...

Former cricketer seeks support for Thilanga

By Samantha Hewabandula A former top cricketer has urged several cricket clubs to back Thilanga Sumathipala at the Sri Lanka Cricket board elections. The former cricketer who...

Holder rescues WI against SL in 1st Test

West Indies rode their luck through a challenging first day of the first Test against Sri Lanka to reach 246 for six at stumps...

Sports Minister to brief ICC in Dubai

Minister of Sports Faiszer Musthapa PC, Competent Authority of the SLC, Kamal Pathmasiri and Ashley De Silva; CEO of the SLC will hold a...

Afghanistan beat Bangladesh in T20

Leg-spinner Rashid Khan carried his lethal IPL form into international cricket as Afghanistan outplayed Bangladesh by 45 runs in the opening T20 of the three-match...

New SL cricket selection committee appointed

A new National Selection Committee has been appointed by the Minister of Sports Faiszer Musthapa. The new committee will be in office for a period of...