Sri Lanka alerted of threat to team if they tour Pakistan

Sri Lanka has been alerted of a threat to the cricket team if they tour Pakistan. The Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) board has now sought...

Sports Minister prevents Thilanga from holding SLC post

Sports Minister Harin Fernando has issued a directive preventing former Sri Lanka Cricket Board President Thilanga Sumathipala from holding any post at the Sri...

Top Sri Lankan cricketers decide not to tour Pakistan

Most of the key players in the Sri Lanka cricket team have decided not to tour Pakistan owing to security concerns. The Sri Lanka Cricket...

Nadal beats Daniil Medvedev to win 19th Grand Slam title

Rafael Nadal won his 19th Grand Slam title after holding off Russian Daniil Medvedev's exhilarating fightback in one of the greatest US Open finals. Spain's...

Andreescu beats Serena Williams to win US Open

Teenager Bianca Andreescu stunned Serena Williams in a gripping US Open final to claim a first Grand Slam title and deny the American a...

Malinga takes stunning four-in-four as Sri Lanka skittle New Zealand

Sri Lanka captain and veteran paceman Lasith Malinga took his fifth international hat-trick in his side's 37-run victory over New Zealand in Pallekele. New Zealand...

Williams reaches US Open final and will face Bianca Andreescu

Serena Williams has another shot at winning a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title after demolishing Elina Svitolina to reach the US Open final. The...

Inter-Provincial Golf tournament staged in Hambantota

Shangri-La’s Hambantota Golf Resort & Spa celebrated local golfing talent by hosting the Inter-Provincial Golf tournament together with HSBC Future Lions which was held...

MCA Open Cricket Sixes 2019 concludes successfully

CDB sponsored 'MCA open cricket sixes challenge trophy 2019' concluded its final match at the MCA cricket grounds. Despite constant showers, during play, MAS Silueta...

De Grandhomme, Bruce fifties lead New Zealand to series win

Half-centuries from Colin de Grandhomme and Tom Bruce helped New Zealand to a four-wicket win against Sri Lanka on Tuesday, sealing a T20I series...

Sri Lanka fined for slow over-rate in first T20I

Sri Lanka have been fined for maintaining a slow over-rate against New Zealand in the first T20I in Pallekele on Sunday. Andy Pycroft of the...

New Zealand secures five-wicket victory over Sri Lanka

The hitting power of Ross Taylor and Colin de Grandhomme helped snatch New Zealand a five-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in the Twenty20 international cricket series...

Malinga sets T20I record with 99 wickets

Sri Lanka paceman Lasith Malinga Sunday became the highest wicket-taker in Twenty20 internationals with his 99th scalp in the first match against New Zealand,...

Formula 2 driver Anthoine Hubert killed in Belgium crash

Formula 2 driver Anthoine Hubert has been killed in a crash at the Belgian Grand Prix, motorsport's governing body the FIA has said. The Frenchman,...

Romania record biggest T20I win

Romania have broken the record for the biggest win (by run-margin) in Twenty20 Internationals when they crushed Turkey by a massive 173 runs at the ongoing Romania Cup...

Black Caps talk up batting progress for Sri Lanka T20 series

Black Caps batting coach Peter Fulton is delighted to see his struggling openers Colin Munro and Martin Guptill finding form and believes veteran Ross...

Senior swimming coach David Bolling passed away

David Bolling, a senior swimming coach and founder of the Bolling Swimming Academy passed away. David Bolling is the brother of Olympian Julian Bolling and...

Ajantha Mendis announces retirement

Ajantha Mendis, the mystery spinner from Sri Lanka who bamboozled the world with his ‘carrom ball’ and various other variations for a few years,...

Williams beats Maria Sharapova 6-1 6-1

Serena Williams made the perfect return to the US Open after last year's controversial final by thrashing her long-time rival Maria Sharapova. Williams, 37, won...

New Zealand thrash Sri Lanka to share series

New Zealand beat Sri Lanka by an innings and 65 runs in the second Test in Colombo on Monday to square their two-match series at 1-1. Victory was achieved with an...