Manchester City thump sorry Saints to go top

Manchester City cruised to victory over a sorry Southampton side to return to the top of the Premier League. City took just six minutes to...

Bairstow out of first Test in Sri Lanka

England will be without wicketkeeper-batsman Jonny Bairstow for the opening Test with Sri Lanka as he continues his recovery from ankle ligament damage. Bairstow missed...

India thrash West Indies to wrap up 3-1 series victory

India thrashed West Indies by nine wickets, after bowling the tourists out for 104, to complete a 3-1 one-day series victory. The tourists were dismissed...

Nuwan sent on compulsory leave following ICC allegations

The Sri Lanka Cricket board has sent Sri Lanka's fast bowling coach Nuwan Soyza on compulsory leave after he was charged by the International Cricket...

Sri Lanka’s ‘dead’ pitch has England hoping for more spin when the Test series...

England found themselves in the unusual position of crossing their fingers for more sub-continental spin after their bowling attack struggled to make inroads on the...

Bangladesh, Ireland, Sri Lanka confident of making an impact

World Cup is the biggest stage in any sport and an opportunity for countries to showcase how good they are or how they have...

Hamilton equals Juan Manuel Fangio with fifth F1 title

Lewis Hamilton has won his fifth F1 world championship, making him the joint second most successful driver of all time. The 33-year-old becomes only the...

Sri Lanka sacks booze supplier for England tour

Sri Lanka Cricket on Thursday sacked its food and beverage supplier for selling booze without a licence during England's tour of the island, sparking...

Kohli becomes fastest batsman to reach 10,000 ODI runs

India captain Virat Kohli became the fastest batsman to reach 10,000 one-day international runs against West Indies in Visakhapatnam. Kohli, who achieved the feat in...

Sangakkara demands protection for cricket stars

Kumar Sangakkara says cricket’s authorities need to vet players’ agents and limit access to stars to rid the game of match-fixing. It has been a busy...

England suffer heaviest ODI defeat

A dismal England fell to their heaviest defeat in one-day international cricket as Sri Lanka thrashed the tourists by 219 runs in the final...

SL seeks India’s help to tackle match-fixing

India agrees to assist Sri Lanka with its inquiry into match-fixing in cricket and drafting laws to combat cheating in the game, a Sri...

Rangana Herath to retire from Test cricket

Sri Lanka Cricket today announced that Rangana Herath has decided to retire from Test cricket. Following a discussion with the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Sri...

New Zealand victory part of latest cricket match-fixing claims

A famous New Zealand cricket victory has become implicated in the match-fixing allegations made by a leading media organisation. Al Jazeera has published a second...

England beat Sri Lanka and win series

England sealed the series against Sri Lanka with victory in another rain-affected one-day international. The improved hosts posted 273-7 in their 50 overs, with Niroshan...

Former India seamer Praveen Kumar retires

Former India and Uttar Pradesh seamer Praveen Kumar has retired from all forms of cricket. Known for his ability to swing the ball both ways and...

Plunkett feels he deserves an instant return to England’s ODI side

Liam Plunkett feels he warrants an immediate return to England's ODI side after joining up with the squad in Sri Lanka following his wedding. Seamer...

ICC says it is investigating several people in Sri Lanka

This week Sanath Jayasuriya became the first high-profile Sri Lankan player to be charged by the ICC's anti-corruption unit (ACU). But Jayasuriya, who denies any wrongdoing, could just...

England beats Sri Lanka by 7 wickets in 3rd ODI

England have taken a 2-0 series lead over Sri Lanka after victory in another rain-affected match in Pallekele. An excellent spell of spin bowling from Adil...

West Indies coach banned for two one-day internationals

West Indies coach Stuart Law has been suspended by the International Cricket Council for the first two of his side's five one-day internationals in...