SLC set to give contracts to emerging, junior players

Sri Lanka Cricket is set to introduce annual contracts for close to 70 cricketers, across the youth, emerging and senior categories, in a bid...

Hulkenberg may switch to Renault F1

Renault has decided to sign a three-year deal with Nico Hulkenberg, another media source is claiming. It is becoming clearer and clearer that the French...

Aussies on verge of worst ODI series ever

Australia is on the verge of its worst ever result in a one-day international series. Never before have the Aussies lost five matches in a...

BCCI to raise voice against ICC chief

The Indian cricket board (BCCI) is banking on the support of Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Zimbabwe and the West Indies to prop up the 'Big...

Lankans top overseas players list in PSL

The highest number of overseas players for the 2nd Pakistan Super League (PSL) belong to Sri Lanka, West Indies and England. The success of the...

Gunaratne impresses as Sri Lanka A close in

Asela Gunaratne followed up an impressive 38 with two top-order wickets to help Sri Lanka A close in on victory against West Indies A,...

Karunaratne’s 131 put Sri Lanka A ahead against WI

Sri Lanka A's commanding start to the innings - Test batsmen Dimuth Karunaratne and Kusal Perera put on 167 for the first wicket -...

West Indies A out for 276, Vishaul Singh makes 96

West Indies A stumbled on either side of a substantial fourth-wicket partnership between Shamarh Brooks and Vishaul Singh to fold for 276 on the...

India back on top after victory over NZ

New Zealand collapsed to 197 all out on day four of the second test against India in Kolkata, losing the match by 178 runs. The...

Du Plessis record ton gives South Africa 2-0 lead

Faf du Plessis became only the second, behind Tillakaratne Dilshan, to score a century in all three formats as captain after his 93-ball 111...

Tamim, Mosharraf send Afghanistan packing

The series-deciding third ODI between Afghanistan and Bangladesh in Mirpur turned out to be a no-contest, which the hosts won by 141 runs to...

De Kock’s tour de force overwhelms Australia

Quinton de Kock became the holder of South Africa's second-highest individual score in ODI cricket with a career-best 178 as his side eased to...

Sri Lanka to play two Tests in Zimbabwe

Sri Lanka will travel to Zimbabwe later next month for a two-Test series, the Zimbabwe Cricket Board (ZCB) announced on Thursday (September 29). The...

No.1 rankings within Ashwin, Williamson’s sights

India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and New Zealand captain Kane Williamson have climbed up one place each to reach second position among bowlers and batsmen,...

Australia Women thump Sri Lanka by record margin

A dominant Australia Women side thumped Sri Lanka Women by ten wickets in the one-off T20I in Colombo, chasing down a target of 60...

Australia hope for strong start to South Africa tour

Ahead of the five-match One Day International (ODI) series against Australia, South Africa sent out warning signals to the Steven Smith-led side by securing...

Nick Lee appointed Sri Lanka cricket trainer

Nick Lee, the 32-year-old former right-hand batsman from Kent, has been appointed Sri Lanka's trainer, the SLC announced on Sunday. Lee will replace Michael Main,...

Asian Youth Games set to be postponed until 2021

Jakarta has pulled out of hosting next year's Asian Youth Games to leave the event with no host until 2021. Indonesia's capital was due to...

Sangakkara agrees to stay with Surrey

Surrey have announced that Kumar Sangakkara has signed a new contract to remain with the county for the 2017 season. The former Sri Lanka captain...

Uncapped West Indians hungry to make their mark

Fast bowler Kesrick Williams, allrounder Rovman Powell and wicketkeeper-batsman Nicholas Pooran, the uncapped players in West Indies' T20 squad for the three-match series against...