Sri Lanka

Amla Tons Up Again In Proteas Win

Fresh from scoring a century in a warm-up match, Hashim Amla reached three figures again as South Africa beat Sri Lanka by 75 runs in the first One-Day International in Colombo.
6 July 2014

Amla Ton Sets Up Warm-Up Win

Hashim Amla struck a 79-ball century as the touring South Africans beat a Sri Lanka Cricket Board President's XI by 108 runs in a one-day warm-up game in Moratuwa.
3 July 2014

Sri Lanka Call Up Tharanga, Vithanage

Sri Lanka have called up Upul Tharanga and Kithruwan Vithanage for the first two One-Day Internationals against South Africa as Dinesh Chandimal misses out.
2 July 2014

Cricket World Player Of The Week - Dhammika Prasad

Sri Lankan fast bowler Dhammika Prasad has been named as the Cricket World Player Of The Week after the key role he played in securing a historic series win for his country over England.
30 June 2014

Video - Great Feeling To Win In England - Mathews

Sri Lanka's cricketers have arrived home after their recent limited overs and Test series victories over England, which Angelo Mathews says gave him a 'great feeling'.
27 June 2014

Sri Lanka Leave It Late To Make History

Sri Lanka left it until the penultimate ball of the day to see off staunch English resistance to win the second and final Test at Headingley by 100 runs and claim the series 1-0 - their first full series win in England.
24 June 2014

Sri Lanka Leave England On The Ropes

Angelo Mathews scored a brilliant century and Dhammika Prasad took four wickets to leave England struggling after being set 350 to win the second and final Test against Sri Lanka at Headingley.
23 June 2014

Video - Ranatunga On Winning A Test In England

Should Angelo Mathews lead Sri Lanka to victory at Headingley, he would emulate Arjuna Ranatuna, who tells us in this exclusive interview how 'great' it is to win a Test in England.
23 June 2014

Jayawardene, Sangakkara Lead Sri Lanka Fightback

Mahela Jayawardene hit an unbeaten half-century to continue a Sri Lankan fightback on day three of the second Test against England at Headingley.
22 June 2014

Robson Century Helps England Build Lead

Sam Robson scored his maiden century to help England close day two of the second Test against Sri Lanka at Headingley 63 runs ahead.
21 June 2014

Broad, Plunkett Rock Sri Lanka

Stuart Broad took a hat-trick and Liam Plunkett five wickets as England dominated the opening day of the second Test against Sri Lanka at Headingley.
20 June 2014

England Fined For Slow Over-Rate

England have been fined for maintaining a slow over-rate during the drawn opening Test against Sri Lanka at Lord's.
17 June 2014

England Unchanged, Sri Lanka Call For Cover

England have named an unchanged 12-man squad for the second Test against Sri Lanka, who have called up Kithruwan Vithanage to replace injured wicket-keeper Prasanna Jayawardene.
16 June 2014

Sri Lanka Hang On For Draw

Sri Lanka held off a hard-charging England in a dramatic final session of the first Test at Lord's to claim a draw.
16 June 2014

Ballance Century Leaves Test Nicely Poised

An intriguing final day of the first Test between England and Sri Lanka lies in store at Lord's after Gary Ballance hurried to an unbeaten century to put England 389 runs ahead at stumps.
15 June 2014

Sangakkara Sparkles In Strong Reply

Kumar Sangakkara scored a Test century at Lord's for the first time as Sri Lanka avoided the follow-on and closed day three of the first game against England on 415 for seven.
14 June 2014

Runs Flow, Root Hits Double

Joe Root scored his maiden Test double-century as runs flowed freely on day two of the first Test between England and Sri Lanka at Lord's.
13 June 2014

Root Leads England Recovery

Joe Root celebrated his return to the England side with an unbeaten century to lead the home side's recovery from a poor start to day one of the first Test against Sri Lanka at Lord's.
12 June 2014

Sir Ian Botham Talks Trading, Charity, Cricket & Football

Sir Ian Botham - cricketer, fund-raiser, commentator and now city trader? In 1981, Beefy claims his innings at Headingley stopped the stock markets trading but now he is having a go himself to raise money for charity.
11 June 2014

England-Sri Lanka Lord's Test Preview

Ahead of England's first Test against Sri Lanka at Lord's, here is our statistics-based preview as both sides look to get off to a winning start at the home of cricket.
11 June 2014

 
 
 
 

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