Newcomers shine and set up Sri Lanka series win over Pakistan

Bhanuka Rajapaksa bludgeoned a half-century and Nuwan Pradeepstarred with the ball as Sri Lankasealed a maiden Twenty20 International bilateral series win over Pakistanwith a 35-run victory...

Mohammed Shami takes 5-35 as dominant hosts win

A dominant India won the first Test of their three-match home series against South Africa by 203 runs. Mohammed Shami took 5-35 as the tourists...

Sri Lanka upset Pakistan by 64 runs in first Twenty20 in Lahore

Inexperienced Sri Lanka stunned Pakistan by 64 runs in the first Twenty20 international in Lahore on Saturday, taking a 1-0 lead in the three-match...

Springboks cruise to Rugby World Cup Pool B win

South Africa kept their World Cup hopes alive with a routine bonus-point win over Italy, who had prop Andrea Lovotti sent off for a...

Significant gains made by Pakistan players

Significant gains have been made by Pakistan players in the latest update of the MRF Tyres ICC Men's ODI Player Rankings. Pakistan’s Mohammad Amir has...

Healy hits women’s T20 record 148 as Australia crush Sri Lanka

Australia opener Alyssa Healy hit the highest score in women's Twenty20 internationals with an unbeaten 148 off 61 balls in victory over Sri Lanka. The...

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka in historic ODI

Pakistan rode on a brilliant century from Babar Azam and fast bowler Usman Shinwari’s five wickets to beat Sri Lanka by 67 runs in...

Canadian to compete for US after abuse row

Canada's double Olympic bobsleigh champion Kaillie Humphries will compete for the United States following a row over abuse allegations. Humphries, 34, won gold medals at...

Chamari scores century but Australia win Twenty20

Australia claimed victory by 41 runs in their opening Twenty20 match against Sri Lanka at North Sydney Oval in a tighter-than-expected clash that saw...

India to play Sri Lanka in three match T20I series

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), on Wednesday evening, announced that India will be playing a three-match T20I series against Sri Lanka...

Misbah says Sri Lanka players should not have pulled out

Pakistan's head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq says Sri Lanka's top players should have come for the limited-overs series in Pakistan after being assured...

Fiji on brink of exit after Uruguay pull off stunning 30-27 win

Uruguay left Fiji on the brink of exiting the Rugby World Cup at the pool stage as they pulled off a memorable win in...

Sri Lanka leaves for Pakistan for cricket series

The Sri Lanka national team left the country this morning to Pakistan to take part in a ODI and T-20 series. Sri Lanka with play...

England secure bonus-point win over Tonga

Eddie Jones credited a visit from Sir Alex Ferguson, the former Manchester United manager, for giving his players the belief to score a late...

Hosts win opening match at Rugby World Cup

Wing Kotaro Matsushima scored a hat-trick as hosts Japan got their World Cup campaign under way with a 30-10 victory against Russia. Russia took an...

Shashikala Siriwardena to lead Sri Lanka in Australia ODIs

Shashikala Siriwardena has been named captain of the 15-member one-day international for Sri Lanka Women's tour of Australia, while Chamari Atapattu will retain T20...

Sri Lanka decides to go ahead with tour of Pakistan

Sri Lanka has decided to go ahead with the tour of Pakistan following assurances given by the Government of Pakistan. The Sri Lanka Cricket board...

Akila Dananjaya suspended from bowling for one year

Sri Lankan all-rounder Akila Dananjaya will not be able to bowl for 12 months, it is confirmed.  According to the sources in the Sri...

Ireland’s Rob Kearney and Keith Earls fit for Rugby World Cup opener

Ireland's Rob Kearney has been passed fit to face Scotland in Sunday's World Cup encounter, but Robbie Henshaw will definitely miss out. It was feared...

Fairfirst emerge champions at Inter Insurance Company Cricket Sixes

The Inter Insurance Company Cricket Sixes and a Netball tournament got underway this year on Saturday the 24th August, at the Mercantile Cricket Grounds,...