Kiwis cry foul over ‘super over’

New Zealand cricket team coach Mike Hesson has criticised the ICC for using a Super Over to decide the outcome of non-knockout matches in...

UK girls arrested in West Indies team room

The police arrested three British girls early this morning for entering the rooms of the West Indies cricket team at a leading hotel in...

Australia, Pakistan qualify. Lanka to face Pakistan

Australia and Pakistan qualified for the semi finals of the Twenty 20 cricket world cup and will now join Sri Lanka and the West...

England fans held after brawl at NZ team hotel

Sri Lankan police arrested two England fans who were involved in a brawl after heckling New Zealand's defeated cricketers in their hotel at the...

Sri Lanka and the West Indies qualify for T20 semis

Sri Lanka and the West Indies qualified for the semi finals of the Twenty 20 world cup by winning their respective matches in Pallekale...

Sri Lanka tops ICC T20 rankings

Sri Lanka goes into today’s Twenty 20 world cup match against England as the number one T20 team in the world. The latest ICC rankings...

Sri Lanka wary of Luke Wright and Eoin Morgan, says Mahela Jayawardene

Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene on Sunday said his side will be wary of England batsmen Luke Wright and Eoin Morgan, ahead of their...

UK national arrested with over 100 stolen WC tickets

A British national was arrested today with over 100 stolen tickets for the Twenty 20 World Cup match involving England, the police said. Police spokesman...

Sri Lanka thrash the West Indies in super eight match

Sri Lanka thrashed the West Indies in a 'super eight' match of the Twenty 20 world cup in Pallakale today and are now in...

Sri Lankan fined after breaking into Aussie team rooms

A Sri Lankan court convicted a man posing as a male escort after he broke into the hotel rooms of two Australian cricketers and...

Super over sees Sri Lanka beat New Zealand

Sri Lanka beat New Zealand in the opening game of the ‘super eight’ matches of the Twenty 20 world cup today after the game...

Murali says Oz coaching system’s ‘perfectionist’ attitude knocks creative spin aside

Sri Lanka spin legend Muthiah Muralitharan has said that the Australian coaching system's perfectionist attitude is the main reason behind the nation's failure to...

No extra day if rain affects T20

An extra day has not been set aside in the event the semi-finals or the final of the World Twenty 20 Cricket World Cup...

Sri Lanka offers China assistance to develop cricket

Sri Lanka on Monday offered to assist China to develop the game of cricket, a popular sport in the island nation. The offer was made...

Sri Lanka steps up security after clashes

World Twenty20 hosts Sri Lanka are to beef up security after angry fans clashed with baton wielding police in Hambantota where the home side...

South Africa top group C after win over Sri Lanka

South Africa topped Group C after skipper A B de Villiers led them to a 32-run victory over Sri Lanka in a rain-curtailed match...

Sri Lanka, South Africa qualify for Super Eight

South Africa and hosts Sri Lank became the first two teams to qualify for the second round of the Twenty 20 cricket world cup on...

Hong Kong Sixes down to eight teams

The Karp Group Hong Kong Sixes next month has been downsized after organisers refrained from going cap in hand to the government’s Mega Events...

Lanka smash Zimbabwe in T20 opener

Ajantha Mendis bettered his own T20 record by taking six wickets for just eight runs as Sri Lanka walloped minnows Zimbabwe by 82 runs...

Jayasuriya tips India, Pak or Sri Lanka to win T20 WC

Former explosive batsman Sanath Jayasuriya believes India, Pakistan or Sri Lanka have the best chance of winning this year’s Twenty20 World Cup, starting from...