ICC congratulates Madugalle on 300th ODI

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has congratulated Ranjan Madugalle for becoming the first match referee to supervise 300 One-Day International (ODIs). The former Sri...

Holly Holm stuns Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey was the UFC's unstoppable force until Holly Holm used the former champion's aggression against her to produce one of the sport's biggest...

Warne’s Warriors beat Sachin’s Blasters

Sachin Tendulkar’s Blasters suffered their third successive defeat against Australian spin legend Shane Warne’s Warriors, going down by four wickets in a last-over thriller,...

Sri Lanka series good prep says Bravo

All-rounder Dwayne Bravo believes the recent two-match Twenty20 series against Sri Lanka has given him important momentum for his upcoming campaign in South Africa’s...

Red Bull kart fight returns to Sri Lanka

Back to fuel the passions of Sri Lanka’s petrol heads, the iconic Red Bull Kart Fight returns to the island on the 28th and...

Windies beat Lanka to tie T20 series

Dwayne Bravo grabbed four wickets as the West Indies defeated Sri Lanka by 23 runs to draw their two-match Twenty20 international series in Colombo...

Younis Khan announces ODI retirement

Pakistan batsman Younis Khan will bring the curtains down on his ODI career after the first match against England at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium...

SLC to refuse NOCs to 16 players for BPL

Sri Lanka Cricket will refuse no-objection certificates to at least 16 centrally-contracted players seeking to take part in this year's Bangladesh Premier League, an...

Dilshan and Mathews seal thumping win

A rollicking 91-run opening partnership, brisk stands through the middle, and a violent Angelo Mathews finish sent Sri Lanka hurtling to 215 for 3...

Narine reported for suspect bowling action

West Indies bowler Sunil Narine has been reported with a suspect bowling action during the third ODI against Sri Lanka, which the home side...

Mathews lauds Jayaratne for team’s resurgence

Angelo Mathews has credited Sri Lanka's resurgence against West Indies partly to the work of interim coach Jerome Jayaratne. The hosts have whitewashed West...

‘T20 is the right format’ – Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar has said that the T20 format is most suited for cricket to expand into new markets. "To globalise the game, I feel T20...

Badree out of Sri Lanka T20s

Samuel Badree, the legspinner, has been ruled out of the two-match T20 series against Sri Lanka with dengue fever. Devendra Bishoo, also a legspinner,...

Kusal, Thirimanne lead Sri Lanka to series win

Kusal Perera struck a 99 lit up by flashes of aggression, but tempered by maturity, while Lahiru Thirimanne stroked a serene 81 not out,...

South Africa confirm Sri Lanka series

Cricket South Africa (CSA) today announced another bumper programme of home international matches for the 2016/17 season during which fans can look forward to...

Holder handed one-match suspension

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has imposed a one-match suspension against West Indies captain Jason Holder for maintaining a slow over-rate in the first...

Lanka survive Narine scare

A cool hand from Ajantha Mendis clinched a sensational one-wicket victory for Sri Lanka, in a rain-reduced, 26-over-a-side match that featured several sharp turns,...

New Zealand are the rugby world champs

New Zealand has won a record third Rugby World Cup, and become the first team to successfully defend the title after beating Australia 34-17...

West Indies and Lanka aim to earn crucial points

With eight sides confirmed for the ICC Champions Trophy 2017, the race to the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 begins in Colombo on Sunday...

Nathan McCullum to retire

Nathan McCullum, the New Zealand allrounder, has announced that he would retire from international cricket at the end of the New Zealand season. The...