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...

Root urges England players to ‘stand up’

England captain Joe Root says it is time for his team to "stand up" in the crucial third Ashes Test in Perth. Australia lead the series...

IRONKIDS hit the streets of Colombo

IRONKIDS Sri Lanka, which concluded this morning saw 550 children take part in a non-competitive race at Galle Face Colombo. The race started at...

Samuels reported for suspect action

Marlon Samuels, the West Indies allrounder, has been reported for a suspect bowling action during the first Test against Sri Lanka. He will be...

Attempt to use Ashley de Silva as scapegoat

By Samantha Hewabandula The Chief Executive Officer of Sri Lanka Cricket Ashley de Silva has been used as a scapegoat over the attempt this week...

India, New Zealand move up Test rankings

South Africa have stretched their lead at the top of the ICC Test Team Rankings, while India and New Zealand both moved upwards to...

Sri Lanka will be tough, warns Whatmore

Pakistan coach Dav Whatmore has warned his players they faced a battle on next month's tour of Sri Lanka, saying the hosts were tough...

Suresh Subramaniam elected NOC President

Former President of the Sri Lanka Tennis Association Suresh Subramaniam was elected as the President of the National Olympic Committee (NOC) today.

Australia enter final of ICC Women’s World Cup

Five-time champions Australia have entered the final of the ICC Women's World Cup after thrashing Sri Lanka by nine wickets in their second Super...

Australia scrap day-night Test

India's cricket board has a reputation for doing things its own way, at its own pace. While the decision review system (DRS) was introduced a...

Mustafizur expected to return for Sri Lanka tour

Mustafizur Rahman, Bangaldesh pacer, is likely to make a comeback to international cricket following a good show in the Bangladesh Cricket League. Minhajul Abedin,...

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...

Finn aiming to channel frustrations against Lanka

Steven Finn says he is aiming to use his frustrations at missing the World T20 in India as motivation when England face Sri Lanka...

Mathews blames sloppy fielding for another defeat

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has once more blamed the loss to Zimbabwe on poor fielding, after his team failed to defend a target of 317....

Olympic rights ‘will not be transferred’

The sports minister in Sri Lanka says that exclusive broadcasting rights of 2012 Olympics obtained by state-owned Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation (SLRC) will not...

Neymar hands Brazil precious soccer gold medal

Neymar shed tears of joy after delivering Brazil's first men's soccer gold medal with the winning penalty in a 5-4 shootout triumph over Germany...

SLC looks to rope in former ICC chief

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) is close to appointing Haroon Lorgat, the former ICC chief executive, as a consultant to assist the board in revamping...

FICA warns players against proposed T20 league

The Federation of International Cricketers' Associations (FICA) has warned its members not to allow players to sign with a proposed T20 league called the...

Martin Crowe diagnosed with cancer

Former New Zealand cricket captain Martin Crowe has been diagnosed with lymphoma, a cancer of the immune system, media reports said. The 50-year-old Crowe, one...

SA confirm McKenzie coaching role

Neil McKenzie has been confirmed as South Africa's batting coach for the upcoming T20 series against England and Australia followed by the World T20...