Mahela confirms he will step down, backs Angelo

Mahela Jayawardene will step down as captain of the Sri Lanka Test and one-day teams after the current tour of Australia and has backed...

Malinga stars in the Stars’ BBL win

Lasith Malinga says he has no regrets at not playing for Sri Lanka in the Test series against Australia after recording the second-best figures...

Cowan hails Sri Lanka cricket team as ‘great example’ of cross-cultural unity

Australia opener Ed Cowan has hailed Sri Lanka cricket team as an example of cross-cultural unity in the midst of calls for its matches...

SLC briefs umpires on suspect bowling actions

The Sri Lanka Cricket Board (SLC) National Coaching and Umpiring departments conducted a workshop on ‘Suspect Bowling Actions’ at SLC headquarters, Sri Lanka Cricket...

SLC to implement Logat report

The Sri Lanka Cricket Board (SLC) has decided to implement the recommendations submitted to the board by former ICC Chief Haroon Lorgat by February...

Karunaratne beats local player in Korea Grand Prix

Sri Lanka’s top shuttler Niluka Karunaratne showed his elite skills in the arena and showed exit to his local opponent Min Ki Kim in...

Mahela may step down as captain

Sri Lanka has suffered a jolt before a ball has been bowled with Mahela Jayawardene considering walking away from the captaincy at the conclusion...

Sydney Sixers add Jeevan Mendis to Big Bash arsenal

The Sydney Sixers have made a last minute signing coup just days out from their Big Bash League opener against the Sydney Thunder with...

New Zealand beat Sri Lanka in second Test

Good things come to those who wait. It took nearly the entire final day, but New Zealand clinched a memorable 167-run victory over Sri...

Ponting announces retirement from Test cricket

Ricky Ponting has set his sights on a fairytale finish to his Australia career after announcing he will retire at the end of the...

Lankan champion to make Dubai debut

Multiple Sri Lankan champion Dinesh Deheragoda faces a stern test this weekend when he makes his maiden Dubai International Rally appearance alongside the Middle...

Clarke beats Sanga for top Test ranking

Michael Clarke has regained the No 1 ranking in the ICC Player Rankings for Test batsmen after producing a spectacular performance in the second...

Increased safety measures for Colombo night race

Increased safety measures will be in place for the spectators and participants at the Colombo Night Race next month, organizers said today. The Colombo Night...

Aluthgamage backs Lorgat report

Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage says he is keen to see the implementation of the report submitted by former ICC Chief Executive  Haroon Lorgat to the...

Herath achieves career best ratings

There has been a significant shake-up in the Reliance ICC Player Rankings after the conclusion of the Ahmedabad, Galle and Mirpur Tests, while the...

Sri Lanka crush Black Caps by 10 wickets

A New Zealand batting collapse of epic proportions against Sri Lankan spin whiz Rangana Herath has consigned them to a 10-wicket defeat in the...

Aluthgamage wants probe on match fixing allegations

Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage wants Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) to probe the match-fixing allegations, involving Sri Lanka, by British journalist Ed Hawkins in his...

Mathews now fifth in the ODI all-rounders’ table

Sri Lanka vice-captain Angelo Mathews has broken into the top five of the Reliance ICC Player Rankings for ODI all-rounders in the latest rankings...

NEGC Club Championship 2012 concludes on a high note

The Nuwara Eliya Golf Club (NEGC) Club Championship 2012, a board tournament sponsored by Etisalat Lanka and open to all NEGC members in both...

Lanka clinch ODI series against New Zealand

Sri Lanka defeated New Zealand by seven wickets in the fourth one-day international in Hambantota on Saturday to take an unassailable 3-0 lead and...