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...

Sri Lanka names squad for Tests against New Zealand

The Sri Lankan cricket board today announced the squad selected to face New Zealand in two Test matches which follow the ongoing one day...

Centurion Dilshan sinks Kiwis for ODI series win

Tillakaratne Dilshan made a sparkling 102, his 14th One-Day International hundred, and put on 127 for the unfinished fourth wicket stand with Angelo Mathews...

Sri Lanka win via D/L method

Rain played spoilsport for the 3rd time during New Zealand's tour of Sri Lanka, but this time the match yielded a result as Sri...

South Africa agrees to postpone Tests in Sri Lanka

South Africa has agreed to postpone next year's three-Test series in Sri Lanka until 2015 and will instead play five one-day internationals and three...

ICC approves day night Test cricket

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has approved day/night Test cricket as part of new playing conditions for Tests, One-Day Internationals (ODIs) and Twenty20 Internationals...

Sri Lanka starts season as number-one team

Sri Lanka starts season as number-one ranked T20 side but West Indies and India can finish the year on top of the table Sri Lanka...