Amla takes over as number-one ranked Test batsman

Hashim Amla leads a number of South Africa players who continue to make impressive gains in the latest Reliance ICC Test Player Rankings released...

Windies thrash Sri Lanka by 209 runs

Stafanie Taylor cracked a brilliant century as West Indies crushed Sri Lanka by 209 runs in their second Group A fixture to resurrect their...

Mendis, Senanayake among those sold at IPL auction

Little-known Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell was the only million-dollar buy in a low-key IPL players' auction where franchises opted to put their money on...

Sri Lanka women beat England in World Cup match

The Sri Lanka women's cricket team beat England by one wicket in a Women's World Cup match in Mumbai today. Defending champions England smashed 59...

Sanath says no move to axe Sanga, Mahela

Newly appointed Chief cricket selector Sanath Jayasuriya says there is no move to remove senior players Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardena from the team. He...

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...