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Lakmal named Test vice-captain

13 Jan 2018 - 0     - 2087


Rookie pacie Madushanka in ODI team

09 Jan 2018 - 1     - 4773

National cricket selectors have picked rookie fast bowler Shehan Madushanka for the 16-man squad for the tri-series in Bangladesh. Back in the side are Tests skipper Dinesh Chandimal, Kusal Mendis a


Mathews takes up limited over captaincy

09 Jan 2018 - 6     - 8268


Psychologist Jauncey starts work with national cricketers

04 Jan 2018 - 1     - 5979

Dr . Phil Jauncey, the Australian based performance psychologist, who was invited by Sri Lanka Cricket to help raise the performance levels of the national cricket team, started his stint with the L



Bangladesh without head coach for tri-series

04 Jan 2018 - 0     - 2735

Bangladesh will be without a head coach for the upcoming one-day international tri-series against Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe, as well as the Test and T20 series against Sri Lanka.


Mathews is doing something bio-mechanically wrong says Prof Kannangara

31 Dec 2017 - 2     - 6316

Angelo Mathews has had several fitness issues in recent months, having missed a better part of 2017 due to injury--calf and hamstring--and Prof. Siri Kannangara, a renowned Sports Medicine specialis


Sri Lanka under 19 World Cup Squad

27 Dec 2017 - 0     - 4521

Sri Lanka U-19 team led by Richmond College all-rounder Kamindu Mendis left to New Zealand this evening to compete at the ICC U19 Youth World Cup 2018 in New Zealand. The 13th edition of the event,


Angelo Mathews: Playing on his own terms

26 Dec 2017 - 3     - 7531

Angelo Mathews is the kind of player almost any team would like to have in its ranks. He can hit a


India beat Sri Lanka to wrap up T20 series sweep

24 Dec 2017 - 1     - 2611

Mumbai (Reuters) - India completed a 3-0 series sweep against Sri Lanka on Sunday following their five-wicket victory in the final Twenty20 International at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.


Special training session for ODI cricketers

24 Dec 2017 - 0     - 3614

Sri Lanka’s new cricket coach Chandika Hathurusingha wants to spend some ‘quality time’ with the players ahead of team’s tour to Bangladesh early next month and has asked a s



Hathurusingha sees opportunity for struggling Sri Lanka cricket team

20 Dec 2017 - 6     - 5942

Chandika Hathurusingha said Wednesday he sees opportunity as the new head coach of Sri Lanka cricket team despite a string of humiliating defeats.  


Sri Lanka to play tri-series with Zimbabwe, Bangladesh in January

15 Dec 2017 - 0     - 3475

Sri Lanka will play a tri-nation ODI with Zimbabwe and host Bangladesh before their two-match Test series against&



IPL set to get a separate window in new FTP cycle

13 Dec 2017 - 0     - 2281

In a major development, the Indian Premier League has been formally included in the Future Tours Programme (2019-23). This makes IPL the only domestic T20 event to be included in the FTP, and during t


Cricket should not be played under these circumstances says Prof Arjuna de Silva

10 Dec 2017 - 2     - 2459

A medical expert this week urged the International Cricket Council (ICC) to look more seriously into players’ health after cricketers of both Indian and Sri Lankan teams were exposed to toxic


SLC to shift spots for six months: Secretary Mohan de Silva to shift as new VP

10 Dec 2017 - 0     - 3701

Winds of change are sweeping across the length and breadth of cricket administration with several key positions in Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) set to change at next month’s Special General Meeting


National cricketers embarrassed: Angry Sports Minister recalls nine ODI players from BIA

05 Dec 2017 - 20     - 34366

 In an unprecedented development, Sports Minister Dayasiri Jayasekera last night ordered all nine players heading to India for the limited-over leg of the current series to turn back as


Smog causes Sri Lanka cricketers vomiting -Pothas

04 Dec 2017 - 3     - 2646

India captain Virat Kohli smashed a career-best 243 on his home ground but it was Delhi's notorious smog which dominated discussion after Sunday's play in the third and final test against Sr


Delhi pollution remains severe, says Sri Lanka's Mathews

04 Dec 2017 - 0     - 1798

NEW DELHI, Dec 4 (Reuters) - Delhi’s notorious smog did not halt play as it did on Sunday but Sri Lanka batsman Angelo Mathews said the air remained as bad as his team battled for survival aga


Hazlewood strikes early as Australia win in Adelaide

02 Dec 2017 - 0     - 2237

Josh Hazlewood snuffed out England’s hopes of a remarkable second Ashes test triumph with two wickets in the first 16 balls of the final day as Australia wrapped up a 120-run victory in brilli


De Silva helps Sri Lanka force draw, India win series

02 Dec 2017 - 0     - 5386

 Dhananjaya de Silva’s heroic hundred and Roshen Silva’s gallant, unbeaten 74 helped secure Sri Lanka’s morale-boosting draw in  final  test against India, who won t


Thisara to lead Sri Lanka in limited overs cricket

29 Nov 2017 - 0     - 3812

  Bowling all-rounder Thisara Perera was appointed the captain of the limited-overs side for the current series against India, replacing Upul Tharanga this evening.?


Herath ruled out, Vandersay in

28 Nov 2017 - 0     - 3211

Veteran spinner Rangana Herath has been ruled out of the third and final Test starting in Delhi from December 2 after complaining of a sore back. He will be replaced by leg-spinner Jeffrey Vandersay a


Furious Pothas pulls up batsmen

28 Nov 2017 - 1     - 4038

Nic Pothas was severe in his assessment of Sri Lanka's performance in the second Test against India in Nagpur. He questioned the approach of the batsmen and said the defeat by an innings and 239


Kohli rested for ODI series, Rohit to lead

28 Nov 2017 - 0     - 1847

  As expected, the Senior National Selectors rested skipper Virat Kohli for the one-day international series against Sri Lanka and elevated his deputy in limited-overs cricket Rohit Sharma as th


Australia coast to 10-wicket victory in Ashes opener

25 Nov 2017 - 0     - 2905

BRISBANE (Reuters) - Australia sealed a dominant 10-wicket victory before lunch on day five of the series-opening Ashes test on Monday, having chased 170 runs without loss in a blow to England&rsquo