Wood gets England Lions call for Sri Lanka

England fast bowler Mark Wood was a late addition Monday to the second-string Lions squad for their one-day series against Sri Lanka 'A' in...

Mendis, Kaushal, Pradeep not in India tour

Batsmen Kusal Mendis and Kaushal Silva, and seamer Nuwan Pradeephave been omitted from Sri Lanka's squad for the three-Test series in India. Instead, allrounders Dhananjaya de Silva and Dasun Shanaka have been...

Herath leads Sri Lanka to win over Bangladesh

Sri Lanka's Rangana Herath became the most successful left-arm spinner in Test cricket history as the hosts beat Bangladesh by 259 runs in Galle. Herath,...

Commando Challenge Supercross set to flag off on 5th August

The 3rd edition of the Commando Challenge Supercross 2018, a racing event for both cars and motorbikes organised by the Commando Regiment of the...

Murray out of Australian Open

Britain's Andy Murray has pulled out of the Australian Open after failing to recover from an ongoing hip injury. The three-time Grand Slam champion has...

Honey traps could be used in World T20, warns ICC

Officials from the Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU) of the International Cricket Council (ICC) reportedly met with the Delhi Police Crime branch as part...

Dias keen to take Sri Lanka Under-19s to ‘next level’

Sri Lanka Under-19 coach Roy Dias believes that experience will be vital heading into the 2018 Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand, and this...

Herath, Sanga top cricket awards

Kumar Sangakkara and Rangana Herath won the main awards at the Dialog Cricket awards held last night. Herath won the Dialog Cricketer of the Year...

England motivated by Australia’s behaviour

England will use Australia's behaviour after winning the first Ashes Test as motivation for the second match in Adelaide on Saturday, says Joe Root. Captain...

Azhar leads Pakistan’s crawl towards parity

Fifties from Pakistan's top three ensured Pakistan edged - very slowly but surely - towards Sri Lanka's imposing first innings total of 419. Neither...

Army cricketers to play in Malaysia

The Sri Lanka Army Cricket team, now gaining ground as one of the elite national teams, at the invitation of the Malaysia Cricket Association...

Sri Lanka stun Australia in CB match

Sri Lanka stunned Australia to record its first win in the ongoing Commonwealth Bank (CB) series in Australia today. The Sri Lankans beat Australia by...

Watson suffers abdominal strain

Shane Watson has headed home for further assessment on an abdominal strain in the latest injury blow to Australia's Twenty20 World Cup plans. Watson has...

India beat Sri Lanka and enter final

In yet another one-sided semi-final of the ICC Champions Trophy 2013, favourites India lost no sweat as they thumped familiar opponents Sri Lanka by...

Sri Lanka disappointed with mixing of politics and sports

The mixing of politics and sports is "very unfortunate", Sri Lanka's high commissioner to India Prasad Kariyawasam said on Tuesday. His statement followed Tamil Nadu...

Sri Lanka steamroll Zimbabwe

Sent in to bat on a green and slightly damp Harare surface, Zimbabwe lasted only 41.3 overs, leaving Sri Lanka a target of 155...

Sharma to Lead India in Lanka Tri-series

The Indian team is set to play a T20I tri-series in Sri Lanka this March, and the top cricketers are likely to be rested...

Wesley swimmer Adeetha Siriwardena creates new National Record

Ten year old Adeetha Siriwardena of Wesley College last week became Sri Lanka’s Under 11 Age Group Swimming Champion at the National Age Group...

Sri Lanka beat Australia to send India home

Sri Lanka beat Australia by nine runs despite Dan Christian's hat-trick in a dramatic one-day international to book their place in the final of...

Jadeja takes five as India clobber Sri Lanka

For a while, Sri Lanka looked to be on their way to making India bat. After Kusal Mendis' delightful hundred on Day 3, it...