Hemantha resigns, Hashan new selector

Hemantha Wickremeratne has resigned as selector of the national cricket team and Hashan Tillakaratne has been appointed in his place, the Sports Ministry announced today. The...

Tickets for ICC Champions trophy selling fast

Celebrate Sri Lanka's Independence Day by picking up tickets to watch Sri Lanka live at the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy. Fans can buy tickets now...

Sri Lanka strengthens its position as No.1 ranked T20I side

Sri Lanka has strengthened its hold as the number-one ranked side on the Reliance ICC T20I Championship Table following its 2-0 series win over host Australia...

No animosity over confrontation after Twenty20

Australian and Sri Lankan players are united in declaring there is no lingering animosity from the heated end to Monday night's Twenty20 match at...

New cricket selectors appointed

The Ministry of Sports has approved the appointed of a new selection panel for cricket headed by former cricketer Sanath Jayasuriya. Former cricketers Pramodaya Wickremesinghe, Hemantha Wickremeratne, Chaminda...

Sri Lanka beat Australia in T-20 thriller

Sri Lanka beat Australia by 3 runs in a rain affected T-20 match and with that took the 2 match series. The match ended in controversy with former Sri...

Sanath looks to pick a good Test team

Former Sri Lanka one day international 'master blaster' and Test opener Sanath Jayasuriya says his main objective as a national selector will be to...

Sri Lanka cruises to five wicket T20 victory

A lone hand from Australia's Twenty20 poster boy David Warner was not enough to ensure Australia victory against Sri Lanka. The brutal lefthander showed there...

Jayasuriya a likely nominee in SL selection panel

Sanath Jayasuriya could be nominated for a place in the new selection panel, which is due to be named by the end of January,...

Mahesh rejects cricket selector post

Former Sri Lankan cricketer Mahesh Goonatillake has rejected an offer from the cricket board to be a member of the national selection panel, cricket...

Australia squares series against Sri Lanka

Australia hastened slowly to a series-squaring one-day international victory over Sri Lanka in Hobart on the back of Xavier Doherty's slow left-arm spin and,...

SLC committee recommends five-man selection panel

Sri Lanka Cricket's executive committee has recommended that the national selection panel be increased to five selectors, including two full-time selectors, when the sports...

Sri Lanka to query abandonment with ICC

When word filtered through that the fourth ODI at the SCG had been abandoned, it was not only the crowd of 22,521 who were...

Australia-Sri Lanka ODI called off after rain

The fourth one-day international between Australia and Sri Lanka was abandoned after rain halted play on Sunday with the tourists chasing 223 runs to...

Family, friends and fans pay tribute to Tony Greig

Tony Greig's wife has remembered the former England captain and cricket commentator at a memorial service in Sydney, calling him her best friend and...

Kulasekera helps Sri Lanka beat Australia

A fine swing bowling spell by Nuwan Kulasekera helped Sri Lanka beat Australia by 4 wickets in the third one day international at the...

YES 101 Fun Rally to be flagged off

One of the most anticipated racing events on the motor sports calendar “YES 101 Fun Rally” will be officially flagged off by the Ceylon...

Thirimanne hundred helps Lanka beat Australia

Lahiru Thirimanne struck his first one-day century as Sri Lanka levelled the one-day series against Australia with a convincing eight-wicket win on Sunday. Sri Lanka...

Australia win first ODI against Sri Lanka by 107 runs

Australia have clinched the first one-day international against Sri Lanka by 107 runs in Melbourne. The home side had an impressive innings courtesy of a...

World Cup legends of 1996 to reunite

Nostalgia and classical Sri Lankan cricket will take the NCC Grounds by storm on 12th January, as for the first time; the ‘1996 Cricket...