Hong Kong holds nerve, Scotland opens with win

Scotland, Hong Kong and Papua New Guinea gave their ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier 2015 campaigns a boost with wins in the first round of...

Sangakkara star attraction at Wimbledon

Kumar Sangakkara was a star attraction in the Royal Box on centre court for Sportsman Saturday at Wimbledon. England rugby coach Stuart Lancaster and captain...

Chameera most exciting bowler since Malinga

Sri Lanka's fast-bowling coach Champaka Ramanayake has said that 23-year-old Dushmantha Chameera is the most exciting fast-bowling find he had come across since Lasith Malinga. Ramanayake, a...

Practice game to be played under lights

In preparation for the up coming T20 matches against the visiting Pakistan cricket team, a T20 practice match will be played under lights at...

Mathews improves rankings after second Test

In the Reliance ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen, Sri Lanka’s Kumar Sangakarra has dropped one place to fourth after the Second Test against Pakistan,...

Tharanga replaces Sangakkara for third Test

Sri Lanka batsman Upul Tharanga will replace Kumar Sangakkara for the third Test against Pakistan starting Friday in Pallekele. Sangakkara made himself unavailable for...

ICC backs Adelaide day/night Test

ICC Chief Executive David Richardson has congratulated Cricket Australia and New Zealand Cricket (NZC) on their landmark decision to play a day/night Test in...

Sri Lanka beat Pakistan and square series

Sri Lanka beat Pakistan today by 7 wickets in the second Test played in Colombo to square the three Test series two all with one...

Sangakkara decides to retire from cricket

Sri Lanka’s number one Test cricketer Kumar Sangakkara today announced that he has decided to retire from all forms of cricket during the upcoming...

ICC wants SLC polls before October meeting

The International Cricket Board (ICC) has urged Sri Lanka to hold free and fair elections to the Sri Lanka Cricket Board before the next ICC...

Ford may make Sri Lanka return

Graham Ford could be on the verge of a return to the Sri Lanka coaching job. Ford, who was Sri Lanka coach from January...

Zaheer Abbas confirmed as ICC President

Former Pakistan captain Zaheer Abbas assumed the role of the ICC President on day three of the ICC Annual Conference week in Barbados on...

Concerns raised on SLC administration

Concerns have been raised on some decisions taken by the current administration of Sri Lanka Cricket, with former cricket board administrators saying those decisions...

India’s tour to Sri Lanka in the balance

India’s forthcoming tours of Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka hang in the balance with no final word on the issue concerning the Board of Control...

Hafeez faces 12-month bowling ban

Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez faces a 12-month ban from bowling in international cricket after being reported with a suspected illegal action for the second...

Mustafizur the hero as Bangladesh wins series

Bangladesh got a historic six-wicket win over India in the second One-Day International on Sunday (June 21), taking an unassailable 2-0 lead in the...

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 10 wickets

The visiting Pakistan national cricket team beat Sri Lanka by 10 wickets in the first Test at Galle today. The Pakistanis were assisted by a...

Ranasinghe ruins India’s party

Sri Lanka’s surprise-packet Uday Ranasinghe prevented India’s much-anticipated gold-medal sweep by claiming the junior boys’ title in the South Asian junior table tennis championship...

Lanka to develop young fast bowlers

The Sri Lanka cricket board said that it has begun paying special attention to develop young up and coming fast bowlers to generate more...

Silva powers Sri Lanka to 178-3 vs Pakistan

Kaushal Silva stayed on course for his second test hundred after featuring in a century-plus stand with Kumar Sangakkara to help Sri Lanka to...