Sri Lanka will have it tough against India

After losing some of its big stars, Sri Lankan cricket is going through a tough period. The signals coming from the island nation are...

Captain Kohli keen on five-man attack

India Test captain Virat Kohli has hinted that he will stick to a five-bowler strategy in Sri Lanka. Under Kohli, India had played five...

Malinga waxes on youngsters despite personal wane

So often the most polarising cricketer in Sri Lanka, this time Lasith Malinga was himself split on the value of his contribution to the...

Jayasuriya optimistic of cricket in Pakistan

Former Sri Lankan captain Sanath Jayasuriya expressed optimism on Saturday (AEST) that more international cricket matches would be held in Pakistan and said the...

Beijing wins 2022 Winter Olympics

By Sportswriters Cao Jianjie and Lin Hao KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, July 31 (Xinhua) -- The International Olympic Committee (IOC) opted for the reliable choice on...

Richardson feels Twenty20 leagues a threat

The ICC chief executive David Richardson warned that the growing popularity of the domestic Twenty20 leagues like the IPL, Big Bash and CPL are...

Pakistan make short work of Sri Lanka’s challenge

A measured Ahmed Shehzad, a spry Shoaib Malik and a belligerent Umar Akmal hit 46 runs each to carry Pakistan to 175 for 5,...

Asanka Waduge wins Red Bull Ride My Wave 2015

After three days of intense competition upon the waters of Arugam Bay, Asanka Waduge with 15.5 points was crowned champion of the second edition...

Pakistan rises to 8th in ODI rankings

Pakistan has moved into eighth position in the ICC ODI Team Rankings after its 3-2 series victory in Sri Lanka in the five match...

Royals trio can’t play because of jurisdiction

The inference that Sreesanth, Ankeet Chavan and Ajit Chandila, now cleared of spot-fixing allegations by a Delhi trial court, can return to professional cricket...

Kusal ton sets up consolation SL victory

Kusal Perera sent Pakistan on the run with his most substantial innings to date, then Sri Lanka's middle order ran the opposition down and...

SA academy set for Sri Lanka tour

The Cricket South Africa (CSA) Academy squad will depart on Sunday for a series against the Sri Lanka Emerging Squad. The tour consists of three...

Sri Lanka to challenge suspension from BFW

The Sports Ministry said that it will challenge the suspension of the Sri Lanka Badminton Association (SLBA) from the Badminton World Federation (BWF) at...

Amit Mishra recalled for Lanka tour

Experienced leg-spinner Amit Mishra, who last played a Test for India four years ago, has made a comeback to the Indian squad for next...

Five uncapped players in SL squad for T20s

Sri Lanka have picked five uncapped players - fast bowler Binura Fernando, legspinner Jeffrey Vandersay and batsmen Shehan Jayasuriya, Dasun Shanaka, and Dhananjaya de...

Pakistan announce Twenty20 squad

Pakistan Wednesday announced a 15-man squad for the two Twenty20 internationals against Sri Lanka in Colombo on July 30 and August 1 Allrounder Shahid Afridi...

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in 4th ODI

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the fourth one-day international on Wednesday to secure an unassailable 3-1 lead in the five-match series...

Tight security for 4th ODI in Colombo

The Sri Lanka cricket board announced that security measures will be tightened for tomorrows fourth One Day International match between Pakistan and Sri Lanka...

Smith reclaims number one position

Australia’s Steven Smith has reclaimed the number one position in the ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen after producing a man of the match performance...

Crowd trouble mars Lanka, Pakistan ODI

The third ODI ended badly for Sri Lanka, whose cricket team were pummeled by 135 runs, but it was made worse by an outbreak...