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...

Sri Lankans harassed Indian fans

Sri Lankan cricket fans at the fourth One Day International (ODI) between India and Sri Lanka at the R. Premadasa Stadium on Tuesday had...

Sanga nominated for ICC people’s choice award

Sri Lanka's Kumar Sangakkara has been nominated for the ICC people's choice award together with Sachin Tendulkar, James Anderson, Jacques Kallis and Vernon Philander. Sangakkara won the...

Lorgat appointed special adviser

The Sri Lankan Cricket Board (SLC) Tuesday appointed former International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive Haroon Lorgat as a special adviser to the board. Lorgat,...

Niluka qualifies for the next round

Sri Lanka’s Niluka Karunaratna beat world number 8 Tago Kenichi from Japan during the group stage of the men’s singles badminton event at the...

SLC bans portable horns from matches

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has decided to ban portable horns and hooters from cricket match venues. The ban comes just a day after popular television commentator...

Sangakkara out for four-six weeks

Kumar Sangakkara has been ruled out of cricket for four to six weeks after fracturing his finger during the third ODI against India in...

London Olympics begin with whimsical opening ceremony

In a city that knows how to do ceremony, from hoary rituals formalized in the Middle Ages to celebrating the Queen's Diamond Jubilee last...

SLC looks to rope in former ICC chief

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) is close to appointing Haroon Lorgat, the former ICC chief executive, as a consultant to assist the board in revamping...