India favourites in lopsided tournament

India favourites in lopsided tournament

🕔07:21, 7.Feb 2017

It is an anomaly that the qualifying event for a World Cup in England is being played in Sri Lanka, but that, perhaps, will be the last thing on the minds of the 10 teams fighting to be a part

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Alastair Cook resigns as England Test captain

Alastair Cook resigns as England Test captain

🕔15:14, 6.Feb 2017

Alastair Cook has stepped down from his role after 59 Tests as England Test captain. Appointed in August 2012, Cook has led the team through more Test matches than any other England captain. His record includes Ashes victories at home

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Mathews ruled out of Australia tour

Mathews ruled out of Australia tour

🕔08:02, 6.Feb 2017

Sri Lanka will be without skipper Angelo Mathews for their upcoming KFC T20I series against Australia due to a hamstring injury. Sri Lanka’s selectors will meet tomorrow to finalise their squad for the three-match series later this month, but they

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South Africa beat Sri Lanka and take series

South Africa beat Sri Lanka and take series

🕔15:52, 5.Feb 2017

Allrounder Dwaine Pretorius claimed career-best figures as South Africa beat Sri Lanka and a swarm of bees in the third one-day international at the Wanderers on Saturday, thereby taking an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match series. Pretorius came into

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Clarke head coach for PM’s XI versus Lanka

Clarke head coach for PM’s XI versus Lanka

🕔08:40, 4.Feb 2017

Former Australia captain Michael Clarke will get his first taste of coaching at the elite level against Sri Lanka later this month after being put in charge of the Prime Minister’s XI for a Twenty20 match in Canberra. Clarke retired

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Ford still ‘excited’ by Lanka’s batting talent

Ford still ‘excited’ by Lanka’s batting talent

🕔13:05, 3.Feb 2017

Despite Sri Lanka slumping to a second big defeat in the ODI series against South Africa, coach Graham Ford found a silver lining from their performance in Durban. Surprisingly, it was in their batting, even though Sri Lanka have yet

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South Africa hammers Sri Lanka in 2nd ODI

South Africa hammers Sri Lanka in 2nd ODI

🕔09:07, 2.Feb 2017

Centuries from Faf du Plessis and David Miller helped South Africa thrash Sri Lanka by 121 runs in their second one-day international at Kingsmead on Wednesday. Du Plessis’ steady 105 was complemented by Miller’s unbeaten 117 from 98 balls, which

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New faces in Australia T20 squad for Sri Lanka

New faces in Australia T20 squad for Sri Lanka

🕔07:32, 1.Feb 2017

Big-hitting Chris Lynn was named Wednesday in Australia’s squad for their Twenty20 series against Sri Lanka despite injury worries, with four uncapped players also included. Lynn was a dominant force for Brisbane Heat in the just-finished Big Bash League (BBL)

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Wood gets England Lions call for Sri Lanka

Wood gets England Lions call for Sri Lanka

🕔08:00, 31.Jan 2017

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 the sub-continent in March. Wood has had several ankle problems since making his England debut in

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SLC to probe Panadura vs Kalutara match

SLC to probe Panadura vs Kalutara match

🕔17:58, 29.Jan 2017

The Tournament Committee of Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) is convening an emergency meeting this evening, as part of an impartial inquiry into complaints from the match officials that there may have been foul play during the Panadura SC vs. Kalutara

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SA breeze past Sri Lanka in first ODI

SA breeze past Sri Lanka in first ODI

🕔07:20, 29.Jan 2017

A sensational spell by Imran Tahir that rocked the middle-order, splendid support bowling by Wayne Parnell and Chris Morris and crafty half-centuries by Hashim Amla and Faf du Plessis powered South Africa to an emphatic eight-wicket victory against Sri Lanka

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Stuart Law named new West Indies coach

Stuart Law named new West Indies coach

🕔09:20, 28.Jan 2017

Former Australian international Stuart Law was on Friday named as the new coach of the West Indies on a two-year deal. The 48-year-old will bring the experience of being a former head coach of Sri Lanka and Bangladesh to the

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Smith ruled out of New Zealand series

Smith ruled out of New Zealand series

🕔08:15, 27.Jan 2017

Steve Smith’s untimely ankle injury has sent shockwaves through the Australian skipper and camp 27 days before the Test series opener against India in Pune. While Matt Wade, Aaron Finch and Travis Head all have frontline captaincy experience, Cricket Australia

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Sri Lanka clinch dramatic T20 series win

Sri Lanka clinch dramatic T20 series win

🕔07:38, 26.Jan 2017

Sri Lanka secured a series win over South Africa as they triumphed by five wickets in a thrilling third T20 international, in Cape Town. AB de Villiers returned for South Africa, playing in his first international match after six months

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AB to lead in ODI series against Sri Lanka

AB to lead in ODI series against Sri Lanka

🕔07:49, 25.Jan 2017

Fit-again AB de Villiers will lead South Africa in 5 match ODI series against Sri Lanka on their Home soil, beginning January 28th. AB de villiers, who has not played international cricket from June last year due to elbow injury

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Tharanga to lead Sri Lanka in South Africa ODIs

Tharanga to lead Sri Lanka in South Africa ODIs

🕔22:28, 24.Jan 2017

With an injured Angelo Mathews returning home, Upul Tharanga has been named stand-in captain for the five-match ODI series against South Africa, ahead of Dinesh Chandimal, who will lead the side in the series-deciding third T20I on Wednesday. Seam-bowling allrounder

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New Zealand overtake Pakistan in Test rankings

New Zealand overtake Pakistan in Test rankings

🕔07:38, 24.Jan 2017

New Zealand have overtaken Pakistan to go up to fifth position in the MRF Tyres ICC Test Rankings after completing a 2-0 win over Bangladesh in their two-match series which culminated in Christchurch on Monday. According to ICC press release

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Mathews to return from South Africa for child’s birth

Mathews to return from South Africa for child’s birth

🕔14:18, 23.Jan 2017

Captain of Sri Lanka’s national team Angelo Mathews is expected to return to Sri Lanka to join his family this week, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) announced citing that prior to the tour Mathews had indicated that he would need time off to be

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Injured Mathews wins it for Sri Lanka in South Africa

Injured Mathews wins it for Sri Lanka in South Africa

🕔22:59, 22.Jan 2017

Injured captain Angelo Mathews hit two sixes in the last over to hand Sri Lanka a series-levelling three-wicket win in the second Twenty20 international against South Africa on Sunday. But the win came at a cost. Mathews said at the

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Warner ton sets up series win for Australia

Warner ton sets up series win for Australia

🕔16:52, 22.Jan 2017

Australia clinched the five-match ODI series against Pakistan after winning the fourth match by 86 runs at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Sunday. Opening batsman David Warner continued his hot run of form when he made 130 to lead Australia to 353/6.

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