Angelo Mathews

Mathews feels Australia look lost against spinners

Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews observed that the Australian batsmen seemed out of place while batting against the spinners in the ongoing Test series.
7 August 2016
 

Angelo Mathews wary of Australian challenge

Sri Lankan skipper Angelo Mathews is wary of the challenge posed by Australia in the upcoming Test series which begins on 26th July.
24 July 2016

Sri Lanka need to improve in all departments - Angelo Mathews

Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews has stressed on the need for the team to improve in all the three aspects of the game after a dismal tour of the British Isles.
10 July 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Jason Roy

For scoring the second highest individual score by an England player in One-Day Internationals, Jason Roy is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
4 July 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Chris Woakes

For scoring an unbeaten 95 and picking five wickets in the first three One-Day Internationals against Sri Lanka, England all-rounder Chris Woakes is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
27 June 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - David Warner

Australian vice-captain David Warner is the Cricket World Player of the Week after leading Sunrisers Hyderabad to their maiden Indian Premier League victory.
30 May 2016

Angelo Mathews rues poor batting display at Headingley

Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews blamed his side's poor batting display as one of the chief reasons for their side’s massive defeat in the first Test match at Headingley.
22 May 2016

Angelo Mathews wary of points based system for England tour

Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews has said that he was personally apprehensive about the points based system which is all set to be implemented for their tour of England.
7 May 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Virat Kohli

For his flamboyant unbeaten innings of 82 off just 51 deliveries against Australia in the final game of the Super 10 stage in Mohali which propelled India to the semi-finals of the ICC World Twenty20, Virat Kohli is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
28 March 2016

Jordan, Buttler power England to semi-finals despite Mathews heroics

Chris Jordan’s four-wicket haul and Jos Buttler’s blistering 37-ball 66 helped England secure a semi-final berth with a hard-fought 10-run win against Sri Lanka in the Super 10 Group 1 encounter of the ICC World Twenty20 in Delhi despite an unbeaten knock of 74 runs from Angelo Mathews.
26 March 2016

Angelo Mathews named Sri Lankan captain after Lasith Malinga steps down

Fast bowler Lasith Malinga has decided to step down as the captain of the Sri Lanka Twenty20 International team and Angelo Mathews has been named as his replacement ahead of the ICC World T20.
8 March 2016

Experienced players return for Sri Lanka World T20 campaign

Premier fast bowler Lasith Malinga and all-rounder Angelo Mathews have been named in the Sri Lankan squad for the Asia Cup and ICC World Twenty20 campaigns which are scheduled to be played in Bangladesh and India respectively.
18 February 2016

Angelo Mathews questioned by police in match-fixing case

Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews has been questioned by the police in connection with a match-fixing approach which was reported by Kusal Perera and Rangana Herath.
20 January 2016

Angelo Mathews promises strict punishment for misconduct

Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews has promised that the players who will be found guilty of misconduct on the recently completed tour of New Zealand will receive a strict punishment.
14 January 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Martin Guptill

For consistent performances in the limited overs series against Sri Lanka, New Zealand opening batsman Martin Guptill is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
11 January 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Kane Williamson

For his resilient unbeaten century in the final innings, taking New Zealand to a five-wicket win in the second Test against Sri Lanka in Hamilton, Kane Williamson is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
21 December 2015

We made real mockery of our second innings - Angelo Mathews

Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews termed his team's second innings collapse in the second Test against New Zealand as a "mockery" after suffering a five-wicket loss in Hamilton.
21 December 2015

Angelo Mathews wants positive approach from Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews stressed on the importance to play positive cricket when they take the field for the second Test against New Zealand on Friday.
17 December 2015

A look at cricket's next generation of potential greats

This is a very interesting phase in Test cricket considering the next generation of potential greats have already readied themselves, some of them have already been handed the reins of their national teams in at least one format.
12 September 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - Mitchell Marsh

For a fine all-round match-winning performance in the second One-Day International between Australia and England, Mitchell Marsh is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
7 September 2015