Cricketers salary issue resolved

The Sports Ministry says the salary issue of the Sri Lankan cricketers has now been resolved with the Bank of Ceylon agreeing to release...

ICC plays down 5 ball over

A five-ball over during ODI between India and Sri Lanka may have caused a lot of controversy but the ICC and Cricket Australia sought...

Malinga misses and India ties game

Sri Lanka’s ace fast bowler Lasith Malinger failed to gather the ball to run-out Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni in last over of the...

Ponting to lead Australia vs Sri Lanka

Former captain Ricky Ponting will lead the Australian cricket team in Friday's ODI tri-series match against Sri Lanka in the absence of an injured...

Lee to make a comeback

Ruled out for over a month due to a broken toe, Australian pacer Brett Lee could make a stunning early comeback in the ongoing...

Clarke stars as Australia beat Sri Lanka

Australia survived a frenetic Sri Lanka fightback to post a thrilling five-run one-day victory at the WACA Ground on Friday. Sri Lanka, chasing 232 for...

Lankans to test Australian attack

Australia's 50-over attack is set to come under intense scrutiny from Sri Lanka on Friday after captain Mahela Jayawardene declared Michael Clarke's bowlers as...

Virat Kohli, Ashwin take India to victory

India defeated Sri Lanka by 4 wickets in the second ODI of the tri-nation series on Wednesday. Chasing a target of 234, India reached the...

Moody praises Mahela’s appointment

Former Sri Lankan cricket coach Tom Moody has praised the appointment of Mahela Jayawardena as captain. Mahela replaced T.M. Dilshan as captain of the team...

Australia beat India by 65 runs in 1st ODI

Australia beat India by 65 runs in the first tri one-day series international at the Melbourne Cricket Ground today. Earlier, Debutant Matthew Wade clubbed...

Yuvraj diagnosed with cancer

Yuvraj Singh, who played a stellar role in India's ODI World Cup triumph last year, has been diagnosed with cancer and is undergoing chemotherapy...

Lee out of ODI tri-series

Australian paceman Brett Lee will miss the entire tri one-day series against India and Sri Lanka after being diagnosed with a broken toe, Cricket...

Mahela sold for $ 1.4 mn at IPL

Mahela Jayawardene was bought by the Delhi Daredevils for $ 1.4 mn, while his Sri Lankan teammate Muttiah Muralitharan was picked up by the...

UPDATE: Sri Lanka PM XI match abandoned

The Australian Prime Minister's X1 one-day cricket match against Sri Lanka in Canberra was abandoned today following heavy rain. It was due to kick off...

Australia continues domination over India

By Dinouk Colombage   India recorded their fifth straight loss in Australia as they went down by 31 runs in the first of two 20/20 matches...

Mahela among expensive IPL players

Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene is among the top players commanding the highest prices at the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction for this year,...

Holyfield meets the President

Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa is seen here inspecting the ear of former world boxing champion Evander Holyfield when the latter called on the...

Sanga maintains top Test ranking

Former Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara continues to maintain his number one position in the latest ICC Test rankings for batsmen. Sangakkara heads the rankings...

Haddin may miss tri-series opener

Australia's woefully out of form wicketkeeper Brad Haddin could be replaced by Matthew Wade behind the stumps in the first three one-dayers of the...

Dharmadasa backs SLC changes

Sri Lanka Cricket Board President Upali Dharmadasa has backed the major changes announced recently in the cricket management and team. In a statement to the...