South Africa admit 'caught off guard' by rejuvenated Sri Lanka

​ Top-scorer Quinton de Kock admitted South Africa were “caught off guard” when Sri Lanka bowled them out for 235 on...

Windies' Gabriel banned for four ODIs over "personal abuse"

(Reuters) - West Indies fast bowler Shannon Gabriel has been banned for the first four one-day internationals against England af...

Off-field distractions have created uncertainty - Chandika Hathurusingha

Sri Lanka have arrived in South Africa in substantial turmoil. Not only have they not won a match since October, the administrat...

Appeal Committee rejects Mohan, Ravin nomination for cricket election

​Mohan de Silva and Ravin Wickremaratne, two candidate at Sri Lanka Cricket election had their nominations rejected by a Sports ...

All-rounder Mulder added to South Africa Test squad

​Batting all-rounder Wiaan Mulder has been included in South Africa's squad for two Test matches against Sri Lanka, starti...

Dimuth replaces Chandimal as skipper: several new faces in the Test squad

​The national cricket selectors have made sweeping changes to the national squad by sacking its skipper and several other misfir...

Angelo Perera completes a double double

Sri Lankan batsman Angelo Perera has become just the second man ever to score two double-centuries in the same first-class match...

Mathews ruled out of South Africa Tests; could return for ODIs

Angelo Mathews has been ruled out of the two-match Test series against South Africa later this month but could return for the li...

Hathurusingha on the firing line

The Sports Ministry is seeking legal advice to sack Sri Lankan cricket Head Coach Chandika Hathurusingha over his team’s p...

Sri Lanka's Karunaratne 'in no danger' after bouncer hit

Sri Lankan opener Dimuth Karunaratne was in “no danger” after being stretchered off in a neck brace following a nast...

Starc takes 10 to lead Australia to 2-0 series win

CANBERRA (Reuters) - Fast bowler Mitchell Starc picked up his second five-wicket haul in the match to lead Australia to a compre...

Akila Dananjaya's action to be tested in Chennai

Spin bowler Akila Dananjaya will have his bowling action reassess at the Center for Sports Science (CSS) of the Sri Ramachandra In...

Avishka joins national team as batting coach

Sri Lanka A coach and former national cricketer Avishka Gunawaradana will fly tonight (January 30) to Australia to replace batti...

Thisara Perera writes to CEO, request for a change of ODI captaincy

​All-rounder Thisara Perera has called for a change in the limited over captaincy in order to bring in unity and stability in th...

Chamika Karunaratne replaces injured Kumara for second test

Sri Lanka have called up right-arm fast bowler Chamika Karunaratne to replace the injured Lahiru Kumara for the second Domain Te...