Angelo Mathews

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

India register first overseas series win since 2011

Angelo Mathews' fighting ton went in vain as India won the third and final Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo by 117 runs to win the series 2-1, their first overseas series win since 2011.
1 September 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - Peter Siddle

For turning in a fine and disciplined performance in his very first Test on the 2015 Ashes tour and helping Australia end on a high, Peter Siddle is our Cricket World Player of the Week.
24 August 2015

Virat Kohli unfazed about overseas jinx

India's Test captain Virat Kohli is not reading too much into his team's performances away from home in the last 18 months as he looks forward to the three-match Test series against Sri Lanka.
10 August 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - Dwayne Bravo

For wonderful contributions late in the tournament, man of the series, Dwayne Bravo, who led his side Trinidad & Tobago Red Steel to the Caribbean Premier League Title, is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
27 July 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - Dimuth Karunaratne

For a fine 130 in an otherwise poor batting performance by Sri Lanka, where the next highest individual score was 46 and then 25, in the first innings of the third Test against Pakistan, Dimuth Karunaratne is our Cricket World Player of the Week.
6 July 2015