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...

South Africa win the Hong Kong Sixes

South Africa emerged victorious at the 2012 Hong Kong Sixes as England failed to reach the final of the plate competition. Josh Cobb’s side suffered...

New club cricket tournament structure

Several senior Members of the Executive Committee together with the officials of the cricket committee and Tournament committee of Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) along...

Mathews Twenty20 captain, Malinga deputy

Angelo Mathews has been appointed Sri Lanka's Twenty20 captain for a period of one year starting with the Twenty20 against New Zealand at Pallekele...

Rowing Gold medalist to help Sri Lanka

Rowing Olympic Gold medalist Mahe Drysdale says he sees potential for rowing in Sri Lanka. The champion is in Sri Lanka to help boost rowing...

LTTE marksmen in South Asian Games

Three rehabilitated former LTTE cadres have been selected as best shooters to national shooter pool representing Sri Lanka at the SAARC games next year. One...

Tony Greig diagnosed with Lung Cancer

Former England captain and commentator Tony Greig has been diagnosed with lung cancer. Greig, 66, was initially diagnosed with bronchitis in May and tests conducted...

Five overseas players still awaiting SLPL payments

Five overseas players who played for the Basnahira Cricket Dundee franchise in the Sri Lanka Premier League are still awaiting payment for the tournament...

Mubarak to lead Sri Lanka at Hong Kong sixes

Sri Lanka Cricket announced today that Jehan Mubarak will lead the team for the Hong Kong sixes from the 25th to 29 October. The cricket...

Sri Lanka selectors ponder separate Twenty20 team

Sri Lanka chief selector Ashantha de Mel has said that the national selection committee may streamline the selection of teams, and have a separate...

Martin Crowe diagnosed with cancer

Former New Zealand cricket captain Martin Crowe has been diagnosed with lymphoma, a cancer of the immune system, media reports said. The 50-year-old Crowe, one...

Nuwan Zoysa keen to be Goa coach

Goan cricket will turn over a new leaf with the appointment of a foreign coach next season. The Goa Cricket Association has already held talks...

Sanath to lead World XI for Pakistan series

Pakistan's Dr Muhammad Ali Shah, who is the organiser of the upcoming two Twenty20 series in Karachi between Pakistan Stars XI and World XI...