Last Updated : 2019-07-20 15:12:00

Dickwella dropped for T20s

28 Feb 2018 - 1     - 3954

Wicket-keeper batsman Niroshan Dickwella has been excluded from the 15-man squad for the Tri-nation Nidahas Trophy tournament to be played in Colombo next week. Seamers Nuwan Pradeep, Suranga Lakmal


South Africa's Morkel to quit internationals

27 Feb 2018 - 0     - 1803

South Africa fast bowler Morne Morkel will retire from all formats of international cricket after the four-match home test series against Australia starting this week, he said on Monday.  




Fast bowler Madushanka to miss Nidahas Trophy

20 Feb 2018 - 0     - 5508

Young fast bowler Shehan Madushanka will miss the Nidahas Trophy tri-nation series with a hamstring injury--Sri  Lanka Cricket said yesterday. Madushanka who made his international debut in Ban


Kusal Mendis shines in 75-run win against hosts as visitors complete series sweep

18 Feb 2018 - 2     - 2718

?Opener Kusal Mendis hit a blazing half-century as Sri Lanka thrashed Bangladesh by 75 runs in the second Twenty20 to complete a 2-0 series sweep on Sunday.


Sri Lanka eye clean sweep in Bangladesh

17 Feb 2018 - 0     - 1655

It’s been a fruitful time for Sri Lanka in Bangladesh, with a triangular one-day international series also involving Zimbabwe, two Tests and then the Twenty20 International series. They have wo


Lankan Premier League clashes with CPL

17 Feb 2018 - 0     - 4045

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) announced dates for its IPL style Lankan Premier League (LPL) but the tournament seems to be clashing with the Caribbean Premier League and England’s T20 Blast.


Sri Lanka thrash Bangladesh by six wickets

15 Feb 2018 - 0     - 2641

Thisara Perera and Dasun Shanaka played powerful knocks, picking up runs in quick time to ensure an easy victory for the Lankans in the first T20 of the series.


Asela ruled out of T20s

15 Feb 2018 - 1     - 2532

All-rounder Asela Gunaratne has injured his right-arm during training and has been ruled out of the two-match T20 series against Bangladesh. The first match will be played on today while the second



ROSHEN SILVA BREAKS INTO THE TOP 50 BATSMEN

11 Feb 2018 - 0     - 6234

Roshen Silva has continued to rise in the MRF Tyres ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen following a player of the match performance against Bangladesh in the Mirpur Test, which Sri Lanka won by 215


SLC high performance manager to tender resignation

11 Feb 2018 - 0     - 5434

  Simon Willis, the High-Performance Manager attached to Sri Lanka Cricket has decided to vacate his position at 


SLC set for record profits during Nidahas Trophy

08 Feb 2018 - 1     - 4593

Sri Lanka Cricket is set for a huge windfall through the sale of media and broadcasting rights for the upcoming tri-nation Nidahas Trophy tournament in Colombo from March 6-18. Along with the hosts,


Jeevan Mendis gets T20 cal-up

07 Feb 2018 - 0     - 4016

Jeevan Mendis, 35, has been brought back into the national T20 for the two-match series against Bangladesh, nearly four and half years after he played his last T20 international.



Seekkuge Prasanna signs for Northamptonshire's T20 Blast

02 Feb 2018 - 2     - 3353

Northamptonshire will welcome back Sri Lanka leg-spinner Seekkuge Prasanna for the entirety of this year's NatWest T20 Blast.


Local match-fixing scandal: SLC found guilty

28 Jan 2018 - 0     - 10486

An independent inquiry into alleged match-fixing involving two local clubs has absolved players of all charges on a technicality but recommended tough action against the Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) and


Malinga hints at retirement

28 Jan 2018 - 0     - 9782


Malinga unsold at IPL auction

27 Jan 2018 - 1     - 8423

Sri Lanka’s Lasith Malinga, one of the highest profile overseas players in the history of the IPL went unsold on day one of the IPL 2008 auction in Bengaluru. A regular at Mumbai Indians durin



Boyagoda makes highest-ever U19 ODI score as Sri Lanka smash Kenya

23 Jan 2018 - 1     - 5764

A dominant batting performance from Sri Lanka, built around a staggering 191 from Hasitha Boyagoda, saw them record the highest U19 ODI score in their history, and the fourth-highest for all teams,


Dananjaya replaces injured Kusal Perera for the rest of the series

22 Jan 2018 - 0     - 4025

Sri Lanka opener, Kusal Janith Perera has been ruled out of the tri-series in Bangladesh with a side strain, Sri Lanka Cricket announced today. A media release says that the left-hander has suffered


Thisara stars as Sri Lanka draw first blood

21 Jan 2018 - 0     - 2775

Thisara Perera came up with stellar all-round performance as Sri Lanka stayed alive in the tri-nation one-day tournament, securing a five-wicket win against Zimbabwe on Sunday.


A must win game for the Lankans today

21 Jan 2018 - 0     - 2010

Having introduced some strategic changes, Sri Lanka had hoped for a change in fortunes in the new year when the team left to Bangladesh.  


Injured Mathews to return home on Monday

18 Jan 2018 - 7     - 7549

Skipper Angelo Mathews will return home on Monday following the latest injury scare.   


Afghanistan U-19 stuns Sri Lanka U-19

17 Jan 2018 - 1     - 3506

Afghanistan stormed into the knockouts with a crushing 32 defeat (Duckworth and Lewis) against Sri Lanka in their U-19 World Cup match played today.   


Bangladesh cruise to easy win over Zimbabwe

15 Jan 2018 - 0     - 2146

Bangladesh cruised to a comfortable eight-wicket victory over Zimbabwe in the opening tri-nations campaign on Monday, overtaking the visitors’ meagre total of 170 with overs and wick


England's Stokes charged with affray

15 Jan 2018 - 0     - 1182

  LONDON (Reuters) - England cricketer Ben Stokes has been charged with affray following an incident in the city of Bristol last September, the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) said on Monday.


Mendis, Lakshan star in Sri Lanka win

15 Jan 2018 - 0     - 1349

Skipper Kaminu Mendis's all-round show and opener Dhananjaya Lakshan's unbeaten century propelled Sri Lanka to a convincing seven-wicket win over Ireland to kick start th