England unchanged for third Test against Sri Lanka

England captain Alastair Cook confirmed on Wednesday that his side would be unchanged for the third and final Test against Sri Lanka starting at...

Mahroof, Upul, Randiv, Prasanna in UK

Sri Lanka Cricket said that Farveez Mahroof, Upul Tharanga, Dhanushka Gunathilaka, Suraj Randiv and Seekuge Prasanna have been included in the Sri Lanka cricket squad...

England chase Test series whitewash against Sri Lanka

England have knack of coming unstuck as they chase a Test series whitewash but they will hope to complete the job against Sri Lanka...

Warm-up opposition not good enough – Karunaratne

The bowling Sri Lanka faced in practice games ahead of the Test series was of modest quality, opener Dimuth Karunaratne has said. Karunaratne made...

Ford concerned about Sri Lanka’s fast-bowling depth

Sri Lanka lack depth in their fast-bowling battery, coach Graham Ford said, after two frontline quicks left the tour of England with injury, and...

Aussies’ mystery man to counter Herath

Australia have adopted a unique tactic to counter the threat of Sri Lanka spinner Rangana Herath ahead of the Test series beginning against Sri...

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has died aged 74

Legendary heavyweight champion and social icon Muhammad Ali has died, a family spokesman said late Friday in a statement. He was 74. Ali had been hospitalized...

Muhammad Ali near death in Arizona hospital

Former world heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali was close to death in a Phoenix-area hospital on Friday, a source close to the family said, as...

Sri Lanka cricket defends suspension of three employees

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) today confirmed it has suspended three of its employees pending disciplinary action. The cricket board said that the issue is an...

Nuwan Kulasekara retires from Test cricket

Nuwan Kulasekara, the 33-year old Sri Lanka seamer, has announced his retirement from Test cricket. "I would like to retire from playing Test cricket with...

Dilshan to miss tour due to personal reasons

Tillakaratne Dilshan has informed Sri Lanka Cricket that he will be unavailable for the limited-overs series in England and Ireland, owing to personal issues....

Shaminda Eranga reported for suspect bowling action

Sri Lanka fast bowler Shaminda Eranga has been reported with a suspect bowling action during the second Test against England, which the host won...

England clinches series 2-0, as Cook joins the pantheon

England beat Sri Lanka by nine wickets on the fourth day of the second test at the Riverside Ground in Durham on Monday to...

Sri Lanka fights to 309-5, England eyes series win

Facing another defeat inside three days, Sri Lanka held England at bay — for now — as captain Angelo Mathews' 80 helped it to...

England quicks rip through Sri Lanka

Potent England pace bowling after an unbeaten 155 from Moeen Ali put Alastair Cook's side in complete control on a one-sided second day of...

Hales and Root underpin England

Sri Lanka might have feared the only thing they could catch in Durham would be a cold, but instead they caught a collection of...

New Zealand plan first day-night test against England

New Zealand will host their first day-night test when England tour the country in early 2018, pending final approval from both teams. The twilight match...

Broad warning for Lanka as England eye series win

England may come into the second Test against Sri Lanka in Durham on the back of a crushing win in the series opener, but...

Stokes ‘devastated’ to miss Sri Lanka series

England all-rounder Ben Stokes is "devastated" to be missing the rest of the series against Sri Lanka after he underwent knee surgery on Tuesday. Stokes...

Australia’s Henriques, Starc recalled for Sri Lanka tour

Australia all-rounder Moises Henriques is in line for his first test in three years after being named in the squad for their three-match tour...