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...

Malinga back as Sri Lanka limited-overs skipper

Sri Lanka brought back Lasith Malinga after a long hiatus as captain of its limited-over squads to lead the national team against New Zealand. Sri...

New Zealand faces challenges at home against Sri Lanka

Coach Gary Stead says New Zealand will go into the first of two cricket tests against Sri Lanka on Saturday in the unusual position...

Jonathan new Sri Lanka cricket batting coach

Sri Lanka Cricket announced the appointment of Jonathan (Jon) Lewis, as the National Batting Coach. Lewis, before taking over the SLC role, was the Head...

ICC boss ‘confident’ of corruption-free World Cup

The head of cricket's world body said Wednesday he is confident of a corruption-free 2019 World Cup as the sport works overtime to disrupt...

Dombagoda cricket ground opened

Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army turning a new chapter for promotion of Army Cricket, ceremonially, opened the newly-constructed cricket ground at...

Somerville out, Young in for Sri Lanka Tests

The off-spinner William Somerville, who played a starring role on debut as New Zealand beat Pakistan last week, has not been included to play...

Bowling action of Akila Dananjaya found to be illegal

The International Cricket Council today announced that an independent assessment has found the bowling action of Sri Lanka’s off-spinner Akila Dananjaya to be illegal...

Danushka pushes test claims with rapid knock in Napier

Opener Danushka Gunathilaka has given Sri Lankan cricket its share of headaches in the past 18 months, but those eased a fraction with a timely,...

Steve Rixon appointed as Sri Lanka’s fielding Coach

Sri Lanka Cricket announced the appointment of Steve Rixon as the national team’s fielding coach.

Australia urges India to get behind day-night Tests

Australia's cricket chief on Friday urged India to reconsider its opposition to day-night Tests with crowd numbers hurt by their refusal to play under...