Sri Lanka

Dinesh Chandimal to miss first Test against India

As a big blow to Sri Lanka's chances in the upcoming Test series against India, skipper Dinesh Chandimal has been ruled out of the first game that kicks-off on 26th July in Galle.
22 July 2017
 

Jadeja, Kuldeep strike form in warm-up game

Kuldeep Yadav and Ravindra Jadeja shared seven wickets between them as India restricted Sri Lanka Board President XI to 187 in their first innings and managed to score 135 for three at stumps on day one of the tour game in Colombo.
21 July 2017

India's 2015 tour of Sri Lanka changed team's outlook - Virat Kohli

India captain Virat Kohli believes the 2015 Test tour of Sri Lanka created the belief in the team to achieve more success especially in the longer format of the game.
20 July 2017

Shaminda Eranga cleared to bowl by ICC

As a big respite to Sri Lanka Cricket, pace bowler Shaminda Eranga has been cleared to bowl by the International Cricket Council with immediate effect.
19 July 2017

Gunaratne, Dickwella stars in record chase for Sri Lanka against Zimbabwe

Stunning knocks from Niroshan Dickwella and Asela Gunaratne proved handy as Sri Lanka chased down a target of 388 runs in the final innings to win the Only Test against Zimbabwe by four wickets in Colombo.
18 July 2017

Shikhar Dhawan replaces injured Vijay in India Test squad

Delhi batsman Shikhar Dhawan has been drafted into India Test squad for the upcoming series in Sri Lanka after Murali Vijay failed to make sufficient progress from his wrist injury.
18 July 2017

Sri Lanka left with uphill task as Zimbabwe eye historic win on final day

A fighting unbeaten 60 run knock from Kusal Mendis has given some hope for Sri Lanka as they are left with 218 more runs to win on the final day with seven wickets in hand in the Only Test against Zimbabwe in Colombo.
18 July 2017

Raza, Waller lead Zimbabwe fightback to stretch lead to 262 runs

Sikandar Raza scored an unbeaten 97 while Malcolm Waller supported him with a half-century as Zimbabwe reached 252 for six at stumps on day three to stretch their lead to 262 runs in the only Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo.
17 July 2017

Manodara, Gunaratne stars in Sri Lanka's 15 run win over Pakistan

Dilani Manodara scored a vital 84 run knock to lift Sri Lanka to 221 for seven following which Chandima Gunaratne and Ama Kanchana played crucial roles with the ball to seal a 15 run win for their team against Pakistan in the 28th game of ICC Women's World Cup in Leicester.
16 July 2017

Spinners keep Sri Lanka in check on day two

Graeme Cremer led from the front with a three-wicket haul as Zimbabwe restricted Sri Lanka to 293 for seven at stumps on day two of the only Test in Colombo.
15 July 2017

Craig Ervine's unbeaten 151 inspires Zimbabwe to 344 for eight on day one

Craig Ervine scored his career best knock of unbeaten 151 as Zimbabwe managed to end day one with a score of 344 for eight in the only Test match against Sri Lanka in Colombo.
14 July 2017

Ismail, van Niekerk set up convincing victory for South Africa

Shabnim Ismail and Dane van Niekerk shared seven wickets between them as South Africa bowled out Sri Lanka for 101 runs and chased down the target in 23.1 overs with eight wickets in hand in the 22nd match of ICC Women's World Cup in Taunton.
12 July 2017

Sri Lanka announce Dinesh Chandimal as Test captain

Sri Lanka have confirmed Dinesh Chandimal as the Test skipper after Angelo Mathews announced his decision to step down on Tuesday.
12 July 2017

Angelo Mathews resigns from captaincy

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has decided to step down from his role following his team's dismal performance against Zimbabwe.
12 July 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Moeen Ali

For picking 10 wickets in the first Test against South Africa at Lord's and helping England to a 211-run victory, Moeen Ali is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
11 July 2017

Raza, Masakadza help Zimbabwe create history with maiden series win over Sri Lanka

Sikandar Raza scored a crucial unbeaten 27-run knock and picked three wickets as well while Hamilton Masakadza notched 73 runs as Zimbabwe chased down 204 against Sri Lanka in 38.1 overs with three wickets in hand to register their maiden series victory against Sri Lanka.
11 July 2017

Rohit, Pandya make it to India Test squad to face Sri Lanka

Uncapped all-rounder Hardik Pandya has been included in the 16-man squad that will tour Sri Lanka for a three-match Test series.
10 July 2017

Anisa Mohammed stars as West Indies open account in Women's World Cup

A three-wicket haul from Anisa Mohammed led the bowling attack as West Indies restricted Sri Lanka to 182 runs in a chase of 230 runs to win the 20th match of ICC Women's World Cup in Derby by 47 runs.
10 July 2017

Ervine guides Zimbabwe to series levelling win on rain hit game

A calm and composed unbeaten knock of 69 runs from Craig Ervine proved crucial as Zimbabwe managed to held their nerve chasing down the revised target of 219 for six in 29.2 overs to win the fourth One-Day International in Hambantota by four wickets D/L and thereby levelling the series 2-2.
9 July 2017

Fixtures for India tour of Sri Lanka announced

Sri Lanka Cricket has confirmed the fixtures for India's tour of Sri Lanka that includes three Tests, five One-Day Internationals and solitary Twenty20 International.
8 July 2017