Australia wins the women’s T20 world cup

Australia won the women’s twenty 20 world cup beating England in the final by 4 runs at the R. Premadasa Stadium this evening. Batting first...

ICC gives thumbs down to pitch used for Pakistan-SL clash

ICC CEO Dave Richardson has admitted that the strip used for the first semifinal between Sri Lanka and Pakistan was not “ideal” for T20...

Gayle wicket key to Sri Lanka’s title hopes, says Bailey

Sri Lanka can kiss their title hopes goodbye if they fail to dismiss West Indies opener Chris Gayle cheaply in the World Twenty20 final...

West Indies storm into T20 world cup final

The West Indies stormed into the final of the Twenty 20 cricket world cup after beating Australia in the second semi final by  74...

Sri Lanka fight their way into the T20 final

Sri Lanka entered the final of the Twenty 20 (T20) world cup by beating Pakistan in the semi final by 16 runs today. Batting first after...

Sri Lankan cheerleaders branded an ‘eyesore’

Sri Lankan cricket authorities have complained to organisers about cheerleaders at the World Twenty20 tournament after media criticism describing them as a “disgraceful eyesore”. Nishantha...

Schumacher to retire from Formula 1 at end of season

Michael Schumacher has announced that he will retire from Formula 1 at the end of the season. McLaren's Lewis Hamilton is to replace the seven-time...

Kiwis cry foul over ‘super over’

New Zealand cricket team coach Mike Hesson has criticised the ICC for using a Super Over to decide the outcome of non-knockout matches in...

UK girls arrested in West Indies team room

The police arrested three British girls early this morning for entering the rooms of the West Indies cricket team at a leading hotel in...

Australia, Pakistan qualify. Lanka to face Pakistan

Australia and Pakistan qualified for the semi finals of the Twenty 20 cricket world cup and will now join Sri Lanka and the West...

England fans held after brawl at NZ team hotel

Sri Lankan police arrested two England fans who were involved in a brawl after heckling New Zealand's defeated cricketers in their hotel at the...

Sri Lanka and the West Indies qualify for T20 semis

Sri Lanka and the West Indies qualified for the semi finals of the Twenty 20 world cup by winning their respective matches in Pallekale...

Sri Lanka tops ICC T20 rankings

Sri Lanka goes into today’s Twenty 20 world cup match against England as the number one T20 team in the world. The latest ICC rankings...

Sri Lanka wary of Luke Wright and Eoin Morgan, says Mahela Jayawardene

Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene on Sunday said his side will be wary of England batsmen Luke Wright and Eoin Morgan, ahead of their...

UK national arrested with over 100 stolen WC tickets

A British national was arrested today with over 100 stolen tickets for the Twenty 20 World Cup match involving England, the police said. Police spokesman...

Sri Lanka thrash the West Indies in super eight match

Sri Lanka thrashed the West Indies in a 'super eight' match of the Twenty 20 world cup in Pallakale today and are now in...

Sri Lankan fined after breaking into Aussie team rooms

A Sri Lankan court convicted a man posing as a male escort after he broke into the hotel rooms of two Australian cricketers and...

Super over sees Sri Lanka beat New Zealand

Sri Lanka beat New Zealand in the opening game of the ‘super eight’ matches of the Twenty 20 world cup today after the game...

Murali says Oz coaching system’s ‘perfectionist’ attitude knocks creative spin aside

Sri Lanka spin legend Muthiah Muralitharan has said that the Australian coaching system's perfectionist attitude is the main reason behind the nation's failure to...

No extra day if rain affects T20

An extra day has not been set aside in the event the semi-finals or the final of the World Twenty 20 Cricket World Cup...