West Indies gain valuable ranking points

The Windies’ sterling performance against England has seen them draw level with eighth-ranked Sri Lanka on points, 10 weeks before they kick off their...

ICC rules out complacency on World Cup security

There is no question of being complacent with security at this year's World Cup following a mass shooting at two Christchurch mosques last week,...

South Africa sweep Sri Lanka series after floodlight failure

South Africa completed a clean sweep of their five-match one-day international series against Sri Lanka with a 41-run victory via the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern method on...

Fifa approves revised 24-team Club World Cup starting in 2021

Fifa has approved a revised 24-team Club World Cup starting in 2021 despite top European clubs saying they would boycott the tournament. The new competition...

Bangladesh cricket team escape attack

After the Bangladesh cricket team escaped the Christchurch Mosque where a mass shooting took place on Friday, all signs are they want to go...

Hathurusingha told to return to Colombo

Sri Lanka Cricket informed Head Coach Chandika Hathurusingha to return to Colombo, following the completion of the 05th ODI of the ongoing series in...

Udana heroics not enough for sorry Sri Lanka

A blazing innings by tailender Isuru Udana could not prevent another heavy defeat for Sri Lanka in the fourth one-day international against South Africa...

Manchester City thrash Schalke

Manchester City thrashed Schalke in the second leg of their Champions League last-16 tie to confirm their passage to the quarter-finals. Sergio Aguero opened the...

Sri Lanka look to salvage pride in Port Elizabeth

Sri Lanka have already conceded the five-match one-day international series against South Africa, losing the first three games. They will be keen to turn...

First-ever global running event in Sri Lanka tomorrow

The Sri Lankan leg of the Standard Chartered Belt & Road Relay, will take place at the Arcade, Independence Square tomorrow. The first-ever global running...

De Kock ton helps South Africa seal series against Sri Lanka

Quinton de Kock’s 14th ODI hundred helped South Africa past 300, which proved too much for Sri Lanka to chase even after rain altered...

Thomians beat Royalists in 140th Battle of the Blues

S. Thomas' College Mount Lavinia beat Royal College Colombo by 7 wickets at the SSC Ground this evening to win the 140th Battle of...

Sri Lanka women pick Sugandika Kumari, Hansima Karunaratne for England ODIs

Sri Lanka have returned to more experienced options for their forthcoming three-match home ODI series against England, picking allrounder Hansima Karunaratne, and fingerspinners Sugandika Kumari and Inoshi Priyadharshani....

Olympic standard Aquatic Sports Complex in Jaffna

A donor has expressed interest to construct an Olympic standard Aquatic Sports Complex and requested the Policy Development Office of the Prime Minister’s Office...

South Africa wins 2nd ODI over Sri Lanka

South Africa's fast bowlers came to the rescue after a batting collapse to deliver a 113-run win in the second one-day international on Wednesday. The...

Chennaiyin FC to face Colombo FC

Chennaiyin FC will lock horns with Colombo FC on March 6 and 13 in a two-legged playoff tie for a spot in the AFC...

Du Plessis ton helps SA to easy win over Sri Lanka

South African captain Faf du Plessis hit an unbeaten century as South Africa cruised to an eight-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in the opening one-day...

ICC releases US$ 11.5 Million for Sri Lanka Cricket

The Sri Lanka Cricket board said that following high level discussions with the International Cricket Council (ICC), the new Executive Committee of the SLC...

Kane Williamson enters record books

Kane Williamson notched his second double century in tests and his first in more than four years as the Black Caps ripped up the...

Sri Lanka regains full member status of the ICC

Sri Lanka has regained full member status of the International Cricket Council (ICC). The Sri Lanka Cricket Board said that the SLC’s newly elected President...