Sri Lanka

Angelo Mathews to miss Sri Lanka's Champions Trophy opener against South Africa

As a big blow to Sri Lanka's chances in the ongoing Champions Trophy campaign, their skipper Angelo Mathews is set to be ruled out of the opening game against South Africa on Saturday with a calf injury.
2 June 2017

Zimbabwe announce squad for Scotland, Netherlands and Sri Lanka tours

Zimbabwe selectors have announced a 15-man squad that will feature in the upcoming tours of Scotland, Netherlands and Sri Lanka.
1 June 2017

ICC Champions Trophy Team Preview - Sri Lanka seek redemption

Sri Lanka will have a chance to make amends for their downslide with a convincing performance in the upcoming Champions Trophy 2017 tournament.
31 May 2017

Guptill century help New Zealand chase down 357 runs against Sri Lanka

Martin Guptill played a 76-ball 116 run knock while Kane Williamson supported him with 88 runs as New Zealand managed to chase down 357 runs against Sri Lanka with six wickets in hand in their warm-up game in Birmingham.
31 May 2017

Finch, Head guide Australia to tense last over finish against Sri Lanka

A blistering century from Aaron Finch followed by an unbeaten 85 from Travis Head proved enough as Australia managed to chase down 319 against Sri Lanka in the final over with two wickets in hand in the ICC Champions Trophy warm-up game at Kennington Oval.
27 May 2017

Sri Lanka happy to enter Champions Trophy as 'underdogs' - Angelo Mathews

Sri Lanka skipper Angelo Mathews said the tag of being 'underdog' will help his team in the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy tournament that kicks-off on 3rd June.
26 May 2017

Kumar Sangakkara to retire from first-class cricket in September

Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara has announced that he will retire from first-class career at the end of the ongoing English County Championship season in September.
23 May 2017

Cross, Coetzer stun Sri Lanka in practice game

Sri Lanka's preparations for the upcoming Champions Trophy tournament hasn't started in an ideal manner as centuries from Matthew Cross and Kyle Coetzer helped Scotland chase down 288 comfortably in just 42.5 overs with seven wickets in hand in the warm-up game in Beckenham.
23 May 2017

Aravinda de Silva resigns from chief selector role

Former Sri Lanka batsman Aravinda de Silva has announced his decision to step down from chairman of selectors role due to personal reasons.
8 May 2017

Lasith Malinga returns for Sri Lanka's Champions Trophy campaign

Sri Lanka speedster Lasith Malinga has returned for the 15-man squad for the upcoming Champions Trophy to be played in June and July in England and Wales.
24 April 2017

Malinga hat-trick went in vain as Bangladesh end Sri Lanka tour on a high

Bangladesh successfully overcame a hat-trick from Lasith Malinga as they registered a 45-run win in the second and final Twenty20 International in Colombo and level the series 1-1.
6 April 2017

Mashrafe Mortaza set to retire from T20Is

Bangladesh limited overs captain Mashrafe Mortaza has announced his decision to retire from Twenty20 Internationals following the conclusion of the ongoing series against Sri Lanka.
5 April 2017

Kusal Perera blitz secure six wicket win for Sri Lanka

Kusal Perera scored a blistering 77 as Sri Lanka chased down 156 against Bangladesh to win the first Twenty20 International in Colombo by six wickets and take an unassailable lead of 1-0 in the series.
4 April 2017

Mashrafe Mortaza banned for slow over-rate

Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Mortaza has been handed a ban of one One-Day International following his team's poor over-rate in the recently concluded third One-Day International against Sri Lanka in Colombo.
2 April 2017

Bangladesh include three uncapped players for T20I series against Sri Lanka

Bangladesh have included all-rounder Mohammad Saifuddin and left-arm spinner Sunzamul Islam in the 16-man squad that will take part in a two-match Twenty20 International series against Sri Lanka.
2 April 2017

Sri Lanka bounce back to level series against Bangladesh

Nuwan Kulasekara led with a four-wicket haul as Sri Lanka defeated Bangladesh by 70 runs in the third and final One-Day International in Colombo and levelled the series 1-1.
1 April 2017

Rain dashes Sri Lanka's hopes of series victory after Mendis century

Kusal Mendis scored a scintillating century to take Sri Lanka to 311 runs before heavy rains lashed out in Dambulla, not allowing any further action, thereby ending the second One-Day International against Bangladesh without a result.
28 March 2017

Sri Lanka make changes to squad against Bangladesh

Sri Lanka have drafted off-spinner Dilruwan Perera along with pacers Nuwan Kulasekara and Nuwan Pradeep for the remaining two One-Day Internationals against Bangladesh.
27 March 2017

Tamim, Shakib power Bangladesh to convincing win against Sri Lanka

Tamim Iqbal scored a brilliant 127 while Shakib Al Hasan played a handy knock of 72 as Bangladesh went on to post 324 in their innings and later dismissed Sri Lanka for 234 runs in the chase to win the first One-Day International in Dambulla by 90 runs.
25 March 2017

Kusal Perera to miss first two ODIs against Bangladesh

Sri Lanka will miss the services of swashbuckling opening batsman Kusal Perera for the first two games of the One-Day International series against Bangladesh due to a hamstring injury.
24 March 2017