Warner century seals Australia’s dominance

For the fifth time in the series Sri Lanka batted first and a vaguely familiar match played out as Australia ran down the hosts'...

Ricky Ponting brand ambassador for Tasmania

Former Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting has been appointed brand ambassador of his home state Tasmania and will join a government-led trade mission to...

Wade disappointed over exclusion from T20I squad

Australia’s in-form wicketkeeper-batsman, Matthew Wade admitted that he is disappointed with his exclusion from the T20 squad which will play against Sri Lanka in...

FICA warns players against proposed T20 league

The Federation of International Cricketers' Associations (FICA) has warned its members not to allow players to sign with a proposed T20 league called the...

Australia beat Sri Lanka to secure ODI series victory

Aaron Finch equalled the Australian record for the fastest one-day international half-century to help his side complete a 3-1 series victory over Sri Lanka...

England break Lanka’s ODI record and beat Pakistan

Alex Hales's stunning 171 provided the platform for England to post the highest ever one-day international total of 444 for three as they beat...

Dilshan speaks about lack of support

Sri Lanka’s Tillakaratne Dilshan, who has just retired from ODI cricket, suggested he did not have enough support from his teammates during his 10-month...

Maxwell hits straps ahead of SL T20s

Australia A allrounder Glenn Maxwell has found form at just the right time, producing a man-of-the-match performance in his side's thumping of South Africa...

Sri Lanka lose Dilshan’s last ODI match

The change of captain has brought an immediate change of fortune for Australia on their troubled tour of Sri Lanka, as George Bailey's half-century...

India fall short by one run in T20 against WI

India almost pulled of the highest ever successful run chase in T20 Internationals with Lokesh Rahul smashing his maiden hundred but fell short by...

Dean Jones wants a World Cup in Test cricket

Former Australia batsman Dean Jones has said that Test cricket needs a World Cup that would help provide a better perspective on which country...

Perera fined, Starc reprimanded by ICC

Sri Lanka’s Thisara Perera has been fined 15 per cent of his match fee while Mitchell Starc of Australia has received an official reprimand...

T.M. Dilshan to retire after Australian tour

Batsman T.M. Dilshan is to retire from international cricket after the ongoing Australian tour. Dilshan has announced he will play in the third ODI against...

Mendis the ‘future’ of Sri Lanka – Mathews

He has been an international cricketer for barely nine months, and has only played as many ODIs, but great expectations are already being thrust...

Amila Aponso 4 for 18 seals Sri Lanka’s 82-run victory

Sri Lanka's openers gone cheaply. A recovery led by Kusal Mendis. A Sri Lankan attack heavy on spin options. Australia's batsmen struggling to have...

Voges and Hales ‘wickets’ prompted no-ball trial

Marais Erasmus and Simon Fry will be the two men taking turns in the TV umpire's chair during the forthcoming series and getting to...

England U-19s learn hard lessons from Sri Lanka

England’s latest crop of Under-19s returned to their counties this week, in many cases to A-level results, having benefited hugely from a cricketing lesson...

Rio wraps up challenging Games on upbeat note

A blustery storm, a touch of melancholy and a sense of pride converged at the closing ceremony of the 2016 Olympics on Sunday as...

Australia defeat Sri Lanka in opening ODI match

Half-centuries from Steve Smith and Aaron Finch lifted Australia to a morale-boosting three-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the opening one-day international in Colombo...

Neymar hands Brazil precious soccer gold medal

Neymar shed tears of joy after delivering Brazil's first men's soccer gold medal with the winning penalty in a 5-4 shootout triumph over Germany...