Warne picks his greatest Sri Lankan XI

Australian legend Shane Warne has picked his all-time Sri Lankan XI over the past 25 years, according to his official Facebook page. Warne’s greatest team...

Kaushal could be picked

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews gave his backing on Tuesday to spin bowler Tharindu Kaushal despite a ban for one of his bowling actions,...

New Zealand A make short work of run chase

New Zealand A have ended the unbeaten tour record of their Sri Lankan counterparts with a clinical eight-wicket win in their one-day clash in...

Jayananda Warnaweera resigns

Jayananda Warnaweera has tendered his resignation from the Interim Committee of Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) with immediate effect. He has handed the letter of resignation...

Lanka A open Kiwi tour in style

A superb all-round performance by Shehan Jayasuriya ensured Sri Lanka A made a successful start to their tour of New Zealand by crushing the...

Kaushal allowed to bowl off-break

The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced that Sri Lanka’s Tharindu Kaushal is permitted to continue to bowl his stock delivery (off-break) in international...

West Indies suspend Simmons following outburst

West Indies have taken the drastic step of suspending Phil Simmons with immediate effect following the head coach’s outburst over the squad selections for...

Springboks captain Jean De Villiers retires

South Africa captain Jean de Villiers retired from international rugby on Sunday (Monday NZT) after being ruled out of the World Cup due to...

Sepp Blatter faces criminal investigation

Swiss prosecutors have opened a criminal investigation into Sepp Blatter, the head of football's world governing body Fifa. The attorney general's office said he was...

Sangakkara registers another century for Surrey

Former Sri Lanka legend Kumar Sangakkara hit his fifth County Championship ton of the summer to keep his dream run going. Sangakkara's ton keeps...

Richardson takes Mahanama’s seat as ICC referee

Former West Indies captain Richie Richardson has been appointed to the Elite Panel of ICC match referees in place of Sri Lanka's Roshan Mahanama,...

BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya passes away

Jagmohan Dalmiya, the president of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), passed away at a city hospital on Sunday evening following a...

Japan stun South Africa in rugby world cup

Japan caused one of the greatest upsets in Rugby World Cup history by beating two-time champion South Africa 34-32 in the opening Pool B...

England beats Fiji in world cup opener

It's not every day you see Canadian Mounties patrolling the streets of London. But it's not every day that a billion dollar festival of rugby...

Surrey lifted by Kumar Sangakkara ton

A century from Sri Lanka maestro Kumar Sangakkara moved Surrey a step closer to the Division Two title. Lancashire added 131 with their final five...

Mahela Jayawardene gives England a boost

England have bolstered their specialist coaching staff for the Test and limited-overs series against Pakistan and the World T20, with the appointments of Mahela...

Roshan Mahanama to step down

The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced that Roshan Mahanama will step down from the Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees at the end...

Kaushal undergoes test on bowling

Off-spinner Tharindu Kaushal on Monday completed testing on his bowling action at the ICC-accredited Biomechanics Laboratory in Chennai and the Centre’s findings and report will be sent to the...

Sports Minister holds meeting with SLC

Newly appointed Minister of Sports Dayasiri Jayasekara visited the Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) board today and had talks with the interim committee. The Minister was...

West Indies set for 44-day tour of Sri Lanka

West Indies embark on a 44-day tour of Sri Lanka, which includes two Tests, three ODIs and two T20Is in October and November, an...