Uva Next win the SLPL

A marauding Dilshan Munaweera trumped an Angelo Mathews special to launch Uva Next to victory in the SLPL, and a Champions League berth, in...

Aravinda slams SLPL critics

By Easwaran Rutnam   Former Sri Lankan master blaster Aravinda De Silva slammed critics of the Sri Lankan Premier League (SLPL) Twenty20 cricket tournament, insisting that...

Nagenahira to face Uva in SLPL final

The Nagenahira Nagas led by Angelo Mathews will face Uva Next in the final of the Sri Lanka Premier League (SLPL) tomorrow. Nagas were to face...

Uva beat Wayamba to reach SLPL final

Jacob Oram shone with the bat and ball as Uva Next defeated Wayamba United by 20 runs, despite a valiant resistance from Azhar Mahmood...

Sri Lanka names 15 member squad for T20 world cup

Sri Lanka cricket today announced a 15 member squad for the Twenty20 world cup to be held in Sri Lanka next month. Among those included...

Afridi withdraws from Lankan Premier League

Shahid Afridi, the icon player of Ruhuna Royals, withdrew himself from the ongoing Sri Lanka Premier League (SLPL) ahead of his team's encounter against...

Lasith Malinga heads to Monash

Hawthorn-Monash University has secured Sri Lankan cricket star Lasith Malinga for one Premier Cricket Twenty20 game on December 2. The 28-year-old fast-bowler will play for...

ICC disburses $2.5m to Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Cricket has received $2.5 million from the ICC, to help with the costs of hosting the World Twenty20 that begins on September...

SLC holds urgent meeting over sex scandal

The Executive Committee of Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) had an urgent meeting today (Saturday) in relation to various print media reports over a sex scandal...

Australia name squad for world t20

Australia's T20 World Cup squad will be the same outfit that takes on Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates later this month. The squad, which...

Model says umpire used her for sex

Renowned cricket umpire Asad Rauf has been caught on the back foot following allegations by an Oshiwara-based model that the former Pakistan first-class cricketer...

Sanga, Malinga, Chandimal, Thirimanne, Dilshan nominated for ICC award

Kumar Sangakkara, Lasith Malinga, Dinesh Chandimal, Lahiru Thirimanne, Ajantha Mendis and T.M. Dilshan have been nominated for the LG ICC Awards 2012, the ICC...

ICC probes tape on Sri Lanka

The Anti Corruption and Security unit of the International Cricket Council (ICC) is investigating a taped conversation handed over to it by Sri Lanka...

Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka by 25 runs

Riding on the century by captain Anamul Haque (101), Bangladesh registered their first victory in the Under-19 World Cup match against Sri Lanka at...

Lara says Sanga is the best

West Indies cricket legend Brian Lara says Kumar Sangakkara is, in his opinion, the best wicketkeeper batsman in the world. Giving the keynote speech at...

Gayle injured, out of SLPL

Chris Gayle has been ruled out of the inaugural season of the Sri Lanka Premier League due to a serious groin strain. Gayle, the...

Aussies fall to fouth in ODI rankings

For the first time in almost three years Australia is no longer officially cricket's No.1-ranked one-day nation. After the International Cricket Council's annual update of...

Waqar Younis to spearhead Ruhuna Royals

Waqar Younis, former Pakistani right arm fast bowler and widely regarded as one of the greatest fast bowlers of all time has been selected...

Bolt wins Gold in men’s 100M

Usain Bolt lived up to all the hype of becoming a "living legend" at the London Games, decisively defending his 100-meter title by beating...

India take ODI series 4-1

Aided by a five-wicket haul from all-rounder Irfan Pathan, India beat Sri Lanka by 20 runs in the fifth one-Day international at Pallekele on...