Lanka beat Aussies, head points table

Mahela Jayawardene and Dinesh Chandimal both scored eighties to ensure a three-wicket victory for Sri Lanka over Australia in their tri-series one-day game in...

Mashrafe quits T20 Internationals

Bangladesh’s limited-overs captain Mashrafe Mortaza announced on Tuesday his retirement from Twenty20 International cricket after he completes the ongoing two-match series against Sri Lanka. Mashrafe’s...

Warm-up opposition not good enough – Karunaratne

The bowling Sri Lanka faced in practice games ahead of the Test series was of modest quality, opener Dimuth Karunaratne has said. Karunaratne made...

Australia’s MCG pitch rated poor by ICC

Australian cricket has been embarrassed by the ICC rating the MCG drop-in pitch for the Boxing Day Ashes Test as "poor" following a dull draw in...

South Africa, Australia retain top two positions

South Africa and Australia have retained the top two positions on the MRF Tyres ICC ODI Team Rankings following the 1 May annual update,...

Alastair Cook resigns as England Test captain

Alastair Cook has stepped down from his role after 59 Tests as England Test captain. Appointed in August 2012, Cook has led the team through...

SLC will address player security concerns

Sri Lanka Cricket is unlikely to penalise any players who opt out of the proposed T20 in Lahore, but has reminded cricketers that they...

Proteas move past Australia to No 2 in Tests

The Proteas have finished second on the ICC Test team rankings at the April 1 cut-off date, following their drawn Test against New Zealand...

Sri Lanka beat England by 75 runs

England lost their last six wickets for 31 runs as they collapsed to a 75-run defeat in the first Test against Sri Lanka in...

New Zealand tour of Sri Lanka confirmed

New Zealand will visit Sri Lanka for a series of two Tests, five one-day internationals and one Twenty20 in October and November. Sri Lanka...

Blackcaps inch closer to series win

Two big centuries from local batsmen have given the Blackcaps a ginormous lead heading into day four of the second test at Hagley Park. Cantabrians...

Malinga’s fitness in focus for Sri Lanka

Early signs suggest Lasith Malinga will be fit enough to bowl ten overs per match by the time the Champions Trophy rolls around, according...

Australia to host Sri Lanka in day-night Test

A day after the BCCI poured cold water on their tradition of hosting a day/night Test at Adelaide, Cricket Australia on Tuesday confirmed playing...

Lakmal and Kulasekara improve in rankings

West Indies captain Jason Holder has shot up in the MRF Tyres ICC Player Rankings for ODI Bowlers and also moved up in the lists for...

Sri Lanka Cricket to go ahead with EGM

The Sri Lanka Cricket board is to go ahead with the Extraordinary General Meeting set for tomorrow despite some opposition. The Extraordinary General Meeting is to...

Cricketers put conditions to sign SLPL contracts

National cricketers selected to play in the Sri Lanka Premier League (SLPL) next month will sign the contracts only after the issue over the...

Sangakkara demands protection for cricket stars

Kumar Sangakkara says cricket’s authorities need to vet players’ agents and limit access to stars to rid the game of match-fixing. It has been a busy...

Tight security for 4th ODI in Colombo

The Sri Lanka cricket board announced that security measures will be tightened for tomorrows fourth One Day International match between Pakistan and Sri Lanka...

SLC likely to scrap zonal first-class tournament

The zonal first-class tournament scheduled for March and April by the previous Sri Lanka Cricket board is unlikely to go ahead this season, newly-elected...

Kohli paid tribute to Pakistan ahead of final

India captain Virat Kohli paid tribute to Pakistan's "magnificent turnaround" after his Champions Trophy title-holders booked a place in the final against their arch-rivals. Kohli's...