Mahela is enjoying new role as franchisee

Fielders chasing the ball when Mahela Jayawardene hits a bowler to the boundary are a common sight, but in the Pearls Golf Premier League...

IPL to brief Sri Lanka after JJ threat

Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Rajeev Shukla says Sri Lanka cricket will be briefed on the security situation for the IPL after Tamil Nadu Chief...

Randiv, Prasanna in Sri Lankan squad

Off-spinner Suraj Randiv forced his way back into the Sri Lankan team for the upcoming two-match Test series against England, scheduled to commence from...

SLC looks to get de Silva, Jayawardene on board

Aravinda de Silva, Roshan Mahanama, Brendon Kuruppu, Graeme Labrooy, perhaps even Mahela Jayawardene - these are the names Sri Lanka Cricket is attempting to align itself with as the...

Sanga likely to retire after India Test

Kumar Sangakkara is expected to call time on his international career after three further matches - the last of which will be the first...

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 10 wickets

The visiting Pakistan national cricket team beat Sri Lanka by 10 wickets in the first Test at Galle today. The Pakistanis were assisted by a...

Joe Root hoping to relive Cardiff triumph

It was the moment on which the Ashes pivoted a year ago almost to the week. Joe Root edged his second ball of the...

Bangladesh without head coach for tri-series

Bangladesh will be without a head coach for the upcoming ODI tri-series against Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe, as well as the Test and T20...

Aussies’ mystery man to counter Herath

Australia have adopted a unique tactic to counter the threat of Sri Lanka spinner Rangana Herath ahead of the Test series beginning against Sri...

Mathews upbeat about Sri Lanka’s chances in tri-series

After their semi-final exit at the recently concluded ICC Champions Trophy, Sri Lanka will continue to play good cricket in the upcoming tri-series involving...

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has died aged 74

Legendary heavyweight champion and social icon Muhammad Ali has died, a family spokesman said late Friday in a statement. He was 74. Ali had been hospitalized...

Aston Martin F1 deal ‘improbable’

Aston Martin has not ruled out future involvement in Formula One, but its CEO Andy Palmer says it is "improbable". The luxury car brand is...

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....

Sri Lanka win second final

Sri Lanka beat Australia by 8 wickets in the second final of Commonwealth Bank series in Australia a short while ago to tie the...

Sri Lanka strengthens its position as No.1 ranked T20I side

Sri Lanka has strengthened its hold as the number-one ranked side on the Reliance ICC T20I Championship Table following its 2-0 series win over host Australia...

New Zealand win thriller against Sri Lanka

New Zealand beat Sri Lanka by one wicket in an ICC Champions trophy match at Cardiff, England today. The Kiwis almost lost match after a...

Dilshan and Mathews seal thumping win

A rollicking 91-run opening partnership, brisk stands through the middle, and a violent Angelo Mathews finish sent Sri Lanka hurtling to 215 for 3...

Richardson feels Twenty20 leagues a threat

The ICC chief executive David Richardson warned that the growing popularity of the domestic Twenty20 leagues like the IPL, Big Bash and CPL are...

Imperious Bolt completes amazing 100m treble

For 9.81 glorious seconds on Sunday, all the ills that have dogged athletics recently were forgotten as Usain Bolt stormed to victory in the...

SLPL second season draft on July 14

The player draft of the second Sri Lanka Premier League (SLPL) season is scheduled for July 14 in Colombo and is expected to contain...