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...

Clarke and Ponting smother India

By Dinouk Colombage   India’s chances of regaining some pride in the fourth and final test in Australia took a serve beating on the first day...

Ford named new cricket coach

South Africa Graham Ford was named today as the new coach of the Sri Lankan national cricket team. He will replace Geoff Marsh who is...

MU legends to visit Sri Lanka

Two legends of top British football club Manchester United (MU) will visit Sri Lanka this week on a promotional tour for a leading mobile...

Dilshan resigns from team captaincy

Sri Lanka cricket captain T.M. Dilshan has sent a letter to the cricket board saying he is resigning as the team captain. The Sri Lankan...

Sri Lankan cricket selectors should be sacked: ex-captain

By Easwaran Rutnam   COLOMBO, Jan. 16 (Xinhua) -- Former Sri Lankan cricket captain turned politician Arjuna Ranatunga says the current national cricket selection panel should...