Perera’s 110 headlines Lanka’s dominance

Kusal Perera preyed on a sub-par bowling effort, a docile Harare surface and sloppy fielding to hammer his maiden Test ton, a 121-ball 110,...

Derbyshire sign Sri Lanka all-rounder Jeevan Mendis

Sri Lanka all-rounder Jeevan Mendis has signed as Derbyshire’s overseas player for the first half of the 2017 season. Mendis is the Club’s second overseas...

No DRS for Zimbabwe, Sri Lanka Tests

The Umpire Decision Review System (DRS) will not be used in the forthcoming Test series between Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka, it is learnt. According to...

Hemantha Devapriya to coach Sri Lanka women

Sri Lanka Cricket has appointed former first-class wicketkeeper Hemantha Devapriya as the head coach of the national women's team. Former SLC spin coach, Oshadi...

Chibhabha, Vitori out of Sri Lanka series

Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) selectors have picked a 15-man squad for the two-match Test series against Sri Lanka to be played at Harare Sports Club...

Steve Smith plays down loss to Sri Lanka

Australia has drawn a line under its shambolic 3-0 Test series loss to Sri Lanka, with Steve Smith saying the tour is no form...

Herath set for late captaincy debut

Left-arm spinner Rangana Herath is set to become the oldest player to lead a Test team for the first time since Somachandra de Silva...

We were scapegoats in Sri Lanka: Khawaja

Usman Khawaja has spoken out about the decision to drop him and teammate Joe Burns for the final Test of Australia’s recent tour of...

Lahiru Kumara bags Test spot

Lahiru Kumara, the 19-year-old fast bowler, has received a first call-up to the Sri Lankan Test squad to tour Zimbabwe in October. He made...

Baseball-style conference structure proposed for Tests

Conferences, rather than divisions, may be the answer to the ICC impasse over the future structure of Test cricket, allowing a two-year build to...

Rosberg ready to tighten grip on F1

Nico Rosberg has been working towards this moment for the last 10 years. In the next two races over seven days he could become Germany's...

Pink ball Test awaits du Plessis

After initial hesitation about playing in a day-night Test, South Africa are now anxious to begin preparations for their first fixture with the pink...

Bravo makes Pakistan toil for late victory

Pakistan's bowlers held their nerve to seize a 56-run win over West Indies after an intense, attritional fifth day in Dubai, in which Darren...

Hong Kong secure Asia Rugby Sevens

Hong Kong secured their second overall Asia Rugby Sevens Series victory in three years in Sri Lanka on Sunday, progressing to the final of...

Lyon says Australia needs to ‘play ugly’

In the wake of the disastrous Test series against Sri Lanka, Australia's premier Test spinner Nathan Lyon believes the side needs to learn how...

Sanath says border tension cannot stump cricket

Sri Lankan cricket board's chief selector and former captain Sanath Jayasuriya on Thursday said cricket must go on despite tension between India and Pakistan....

Rossouw’s 122 thrusts SA to 5-0 whitewash

South Africa inflicted a first-ever five-match ODI series whitewash on Australia with a tense victory that underlined the main difference between the two sides....

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...