New Zealand beat Sri Lanka in high scoring game

Jimmy Neesham made a dream return to international cricket Thursday, crushing Sri Lanka with bat and ball as New Zealand won the opening one-day...

Neesham fireworks build on Guptill’s ton in New Zealand’s 371 for 7

Martin Guptill smote a 14th career ton in his first ODI since March, Kane Williamson cruised to 76 off 74, Ross Taylor struck 54 off...

Upbeat New Zealand take on Sri Lanka with eye on World Cup

High on confidence after a big win in the second Test, hosts New Zealand will take on Sri Lanka in the one-day international leg...

Sri Lanka fails to qualify directly for World Cup Super 12

The International Cricket Council today confirmed the sides that have qualified directly for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2020 to be held in...

Serena and Federer to play for first time in Hopman Cup

Tennis greats Roger Federer and Serena Williams will meet on court for the first time when Switzerland face the USA in the Hopman Cup...

ICC to establish office in Sri Lanka to probe corruption

The International Cricket Council (ICC) is to establish a permanent office in Sri Lanka to probe corruption allegations, newly appointed Sports Minister Harin Fernando...

Mathews out for four weeks after injury

Sri Lanka cricketer Angelo Mathews, who suffered a grade two strain in his left hamstring, will be out for four weeks, the Sri Lanka...

New Zealand seal series with mammoth victory over Sri Lanka

It took just 14 deliveries on the final day of the second Test in Christchurch for New Zealand to wrap up the Sri Lankan...

Sri Lanka 231-6 at stumps on day 4

Sri Lanka's middle-order showed some resistance in an improbable chase of 660, but the hosts' bowlers made timely inroads to keep their team well...

Blackcaps inch closer to series win

Two big centuries from local batsmen have given the Blackcaps a ginormous lead heading into day four of the second test at Hagley Park. Cantabrians...

Boult takes 6 wickets in 15 balls to crush Sri Lanka

A stunning burst of six wickets for four runs in 15 deliveries by Trent Boult saw New Zealand dismiss Sri Lanka for 104 on day two...

Lakmal five-for skittles New Zealand out for 178

A whirlwind 108-run stand between Tim Southee and BJ Watling were all the resistance New Zealand could muster as Suranga Lakmal completed a second...

New Zealand seek record series win

New Zealand and Sri Lanka both have unfinished business when they head into the series-deciding second test in Christchurch on Wednesday. The home side have...

Sri Lanka ready for more bowler-friendly wicket in Christchurch

Sri Lankan all-rounder Angelo Matthews is expecting a bowler-friendly wicket when his side takes on the Blackcaps in the Boxing Day test from Hagley...

Second test likely to be more bowler friendly

More bowler-friendly conditions will likely greet New Zealand and Sri Lanka at Hagley Oval in Christchurch for the second test, home captain has Kane...

‘Crawl to Fame’ IRONMAN Tri-Athlete Julie Moss in Sri Lanka

As Sri Lanka gets ready for the second edition on IRONMAN 70.3 Colombo, on February 24th, 2019, a global IRONMAN icon Julie Moss is...

New Zealand, Sri Lanka draw 1st test

New Zealand and Sri Lanka drew the first cricket test Wednesday: Sri Lanka, 1st Innings 282 (Angelo Mathews 83, Niroshan Dickwella 80 not out, Dimuth...

Mendis and Mathews give Sri Lanka hope

Kusal Mendis and Angelo Mathews both made unbeaten centuries as Sri Lanka repelled the New Zealand bowling attack on a wicketless day four in...

Latham double ton puts New Zealand in control against Sri Lanka

Tom Latham put any questions about his future in the New Zealand cricket team to bed with a maiden double century as he effectively...

Sri Lanka 275-9 at stumps on day 1, 1st test vs New Zealand

Tim Southee took 5-67 as New Zealand exploited an influential toss to contain Sri Lanka to 275-9 Saturday on the first day of the...