Sri Lanka

New playing conditions all set to come into effect

The International Cricket Council has confirmed that the new rules to the playing conditions will be effective for all series starting from 28th September.
26 September 2017
 

ICC Anti-Corruption unit to probe investigation in Sri Lanka

The International Cricket Council has confirmed that the Anti-Corruption Unit has launched an investigation in Sri Lanka.
24 September 2017

Five uncapped players in Pakistan Test squad for Sri Lanka series

Pakistan selectors have included five uncapped players in the 16-man squad that will take on Sri Lanka in a two-match Test series in United Arab Emirates.
23 September 2017

Angelo Mathews to miss first Test against Pakistan

Sri Lanka will miss the services of Angelo Mathews for the first Test against Pakistan during the upcoming tour of United Arab Emirates as he continues his recovery from a calf injury.
21 September 2017

Sri Lanka gain automatic qualification for 2019 World Cup

The International Cricket Council has confirmed that Sri Lanka have gained an automatic qualification for the 2019 World Cup to be played in England.
20 September 2017

Chamara Silva banned for two years by SLC

Sri Lanka Cricket has announced a two year ban for former batsman Chamara Silva from all cricket related activities following a violation of the spirit of the game during a domestic match.
18 September 2017

Sri Lanka to visit Lahore for a T20I

Sri Lanka are all set to visit Pakistan for the first time in eight years for a Twenty20 International game that will be played in Lahore subject to security clearance.
10 September 2017

Ruthless India whitewash Sri Lanka 9-0 after resounding win in only T20I

Virat Kohli continued his good run with an 82 run knock while Manish Pandey slammed a maiden half-century as India chased down 171 runs against Sri Lanka in the only Twenty20 International in Colombo as they wrapped up the tour 9-0 against the hosts.
7 September 2017

Cricket World TV - Only T20I Sri Lanka v India - Preview

As Sri Lanka and India set to face each other one final time this season in the only Twenty20 International game in Colombo, Chetan Narula gives Cricket World TV an exclusive insight on what to expect from the encounter.
6 September 2017

Jeffrey Vandersay included in Sri Lanka T20I squad

Sri Lanka selectors have recalled leg-spinner Jeffrey Vandersay for the solitary Twenty20 International against India to be played on 6th September in Colombo.
5 September 2017

Bhuvneshwar, Kohli fire as India complete 5-0 series whitewash over Sri Lanka

Virat Kohli slammed his second consecutive century while Bhuvneshwar Kumar picked a five wicket haul as India defeated Sri Lanka by six wickets in the fifth One-Day International in Colombo to complete a 5-0 series whitewash.
4 September 2017

Sri Lanka miss out on automatic qualification for 2019 World Cup

Sri Lanka have missed out on the chance to gain an automatic qualification to the 2019 World Cup after losing four continuous games in the One-Day International series against India.
1 September 2017

Rohit, Kohli centuries take India to 4-0 lead after massive 168 run win

Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli scored blistering centuries as India went on to amass 375 runs and later bowled out Sri Lanka for 207 runs to win the fourth One-Day International in Colombo by 168 runs taking the lead in the series to 4-0.
1 September 2017

Dinesh Chandimal ruled out of final two games against India

Sri Lanka will miss the services of Dinesh Chandimal for the final two games against India in the ongoing One-Day International series following a fracture on his thumb.
28 August 2017

Rohit Sharma century seals series win for India

Rohit Sharma scored an unbeaten 124 run knock after Jasprit Bumrah picked a five-wicket haul as India sealed a six wicket win against Sri Lanka in the third One-Day International in Pallekele, thereby completing a 3-0 series victory.
28 August 2017

Cricket World TV Live from Pallekele - Sri Lanka v India 3rd ODI Preview

Chetan Narula, on his last day in Pallekele, gives us an insight on the upcoming third One-Day International between India and Sri Lanka to be played on Sunday.
27 August 2017

Upul Tharanga suspended for two matches

The International Cricket Council has slammed a two game ban for Sri Lanka skipper Upul Tharanga following the team's poor over-rate in the second One-Day International against India in Pallekele.
26 August 2017

Dhoni, Bhuvneshwar guide India to nervy win after Dananjaya's six-wicket haul

Riding on an unbeaten 100 run stand for the eighth wicket between MS Dhoni and Bhuvneshwar Kumar, India managed to edge out Sri Lanka by three wickets with DLS method while chasing a revised target of 231 runs in 45th over in the second One-Day international in Pallekele.
25 August 2017

Pakistan all set to host World XI in September

Pakistan are all set to host World XI side in a three-match T20I series in a bid to bring back international cricket to the country.
22 August 2017

Dhawan, spinners deliver as India go 1-0 up

After the Indian spinners shared seven wickets between them to dismiss Sri Lanka for 216 runs, Shikhar Dhawan scored an unbeaten 132 run knock to complete the chase in 28.5 overs with nine wickets in hand in the first One-Day International in Dambulla.
20 August 2017