England win second Test to stay No. 1 in the world

In the end it was a breeze. Whatever doubts England might have had about chasing 94 to win the second Test at the end...

Dilshan calls for mandatory Hot Spot

T.M Dilshan remains convinced he did not edge the delivery to which he was given out on the fourth day against England at the...

Pietersen warned for switch hit

Kevin Pietersen was given an official warning for shaping to play the switch hit before Tillakaratne Dilshan was in his delivery stride on the...

Mumbai Indians thrash Chennai Super Kings

Richard Levi smashed 35-ball fifty to help Mumbai Indians thump defending champions Chennai Super Kings by 8 wickets in the opening match of the fifth edition of the...

Thilan scores landmark Test run

Sri Lankan batsman Thilan Samaraweera wrote his name into the cricket history books against England by scoring the two millionth run in Test cricket. He...

Misbah backs England comeback vs Sri Lanka

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq, who engineered a 3-0 Test whitewash of England earlier this year, has backed the world's top-ranked side to bounce back in...

Sanga drops in Test ranking

Australian skipper Michael Clarke has moved into equal first in the ICC Test batting rankings after South Africa's Jacques Kallis and Sri Lanka's Kumar...

Sri Lanka beat England by 75 runs

England lost their last six wickets for 31 runs as they collapsed to a 75-run defeat in the first Test against Sri Lanka in...

ICC World Twenty20 tickets in great demand

Thousands of Sri Lanka cricket fans snapped up sought-after tickets for the ICC World Twenty20 2012 when box offices, MoneyGram outlets and online booking...

England on top despite Jayawardene century

A cultured unbeaten 168 from Mahela Jayawardene lifted Sri Lanka to 289-8 after the opening day of the two-Test series against England in Galle. Sri...

PCB agree to host Australia in Sri Lanka

Pakistan's home limited-overs series against Australia this August is likely to be played in Sri Lanka, with SLC secretary Nishantha Ranatunga and PCB director...

Randiv, Prasanna in Sri Lankan squad

Off-spinner Suraj Randiv forced his way back into the Sri Lankan team for the upcoming two-match Test series against England, scheduled to commence from...

Pakistan win thrilling Asia cup final

Pakistan beat Bangladesh in a thriller to lift the Asia Cup 2012 at Mirpur on Thursday. Chasing a score of 237, Bangladesh fell short by...

T20 world cup tickets go on sale

Tickets for this year’s ICC World Twenty20 in Sri Lanka go on sale to the public from Saturday. The official ticket launch takes place on...

Packed itinerary not to blame says Mehela

Less than two weeks ago, when Mahela Jayawardene and the Sri Lankans landed in Dhaka after a spunky performance in the Commonwealth Bank series...

Sri Lanka’s loss to Bangladesh raises questions

Sri Lanka’s humiliating loss to Bangladesh in the Asia Cup match on Tuesday has raised questions if the team lost the game intentionally or...

Olympic rights ‘will not be transferred’

The sports minister in Sri Lanka says that exclusive broadcasting rights of 2012 Olympics obtained by state-owned Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation (SLRC) will not...

Swan brands Lankan batsman a cheat

England batsman Graeme Swann branded a Sri Lankan player a cheat – then railed against cricketers who do not play to the spirit of...

India crush Pakistan in Asia Cup

Led by Virat Kohli's magnificent 183, India stayed in contention of the Asia Cup final berth as they crushed arch-rivals Pakistan by six wickets...

Bangladesh stun India

Clinical show by Mushfiqur Rahim and Nasir Hossain helped Bangladesh pull off a sensational five-wicket victory over India in Asia Cup in Mirpur on...