President’s son faces rugby misconduct claims

Sri Lanka's rugby authorities are investigating President Mahinda Rajapaksa's rugby-playing son after claims that he assaulted a referee. One report says Rohitha Rajapaksa has been...

Dilhara Lokuhettige replaces Welagedara

Sri Lanka Cricket announced that due to an injury to his ankle, Chanaka Welagedara has been replaced by Dilhara Lokuhettige for the upcoming ICC...

Moody says Sunrisers ready for IPL playoffs

Moody's team will head into the IPL playoffs with three victories from their past four matches and the Sunrisers' head coach has been thrilled...

Beckham to retire from professional soccer

David Beckham is retiring from soccer after the season, ending a career in which he become a global superstar since starting his career at...

Three Rajasthan Royals players detained

Three Rajasthan Royals players, Sreesanth, Ankeet Chavan and Ajit Chandila, have been suspended by the BCCI after they were taken by police for questioning because of their alleged...

South Africa confirms Sri Lanka tour itinerary

Cricket South Africa (CSA) has confirmed the itinerary for Russell Domingo's first assignment as head coach. South Africa will play five ODIs and three...

SLC to look for new talent

With the national cricket team going through a bad patch, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has named two selectors to look for new talent. According to...

Ferguson the greatest manager says Beckham

David Beckham paid tribute to his "father figure" Sir Alex Ferguson and hailed him as the greatest manager in football after the Manchester United...

Speed Championship 2013 on 2nd June

The Speed Championship 2013, Round 2 will take place on 2nd June at the Speed Drome, Pannala race track. The qualifying sessions will take...

Mathews prefers Test cricket

Twenty20 cricket is money-spinning and popular but for Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews, nothing comes close to the thrill of playing Test cricket. "Test is...

Manilal to challenge FIFA ban

Former Sri Lanka football chief Manilal Fernando is to challenge a ban imposed on him by the world football body FIFA. Fernando’s lawyers said that...

Murali turns his attention to the CPL

Sri Lanka spin wizard Muttiah Muralitharan, the man with more international wickets than any other player in history, has been confirmed as the sixth...

Fernando gets eight-year ban

The world Football body FIFA today banned former Sri Lanka football chief Manilal Fernando for eight years. A FIFA statement said that the adjudicatory chamber of...

SLC to launch talent search in former LTTE regions

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) is to conduct a talent search for potential youngsters from the former LTTE controlled regions in the north and the...

Rodrigo holds talks with FIFA chief

The president of the Football Federation of Sri Lanka Ranjith Rodrigo had talks with the President of the World Soccer body Joseph S. Blatter in Zurich...

Chris Gayle slams fastest T20 century

Ruthless Chris Gayle  reached a milestone of scoring the fastest century in just 30 balls in the Indian Premier League (IPL). the earlier record in...

Three Sri Lankan umpires face suspension

Three Sri Lankan umpires face suspension just days after Bangladeshi and Pakistani umpires were suspended for violating the code of conduct, the Pakistan Observer...

Jayantha elected new SLC chief

Jayantha Dharmadasa has been elected as the new President of Sri Lanka Cricket, during the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Cricket Board held...

Sri Lanka set sights on further improvement

There is something to be said for winning in style - just ask Sri Lanka. The Brave Elephants snatched promotion to the Top 5...

SLC shifts elections venue

Sri Lanka Cricket has decided to shift the venue of the Annual General Meeting (AGM)  to be held next week. A statement by the cricket...