Sri Lanka

Second T20I between Sri Lanka and West Indies rescheduled

Sri Lanka Cricket have rescheduled the second Twenty20 International against West Indies to 11th of November after the government declared Thursday as a national day of mourning.
9 November 2015

Sri Lanka complete clean sweep despite Samuels hundred

Riding on the back of a solid fifty from Kusal Perera, Sri Lanka overcame Marlon Samuels’ unbeaten century to defeat West Indies by 19 runs (D/L method) in the rain affected third One-Day International in Pallekele to complete a 3-0 series clean sweep.
7 November 2015

Priest powers New Zealand to huge win

Rachel Priest hit 157 in 146 balls - her second century in three games - to lay the foundations for New Zealand Women to beat Sri Lanka Women by 188 runs in the third One-Day International in Lincoln.
7 November 2015

Thisara Perera included for West Indies T20Is

Sri Lankan all-rounder Thisara Perera has made a return to the Twenty20 International squad to face West Indies in the upcoming two-match series.
6 November 2015

New Zealand Women race to 10-wicket win

New Zealand Women wasted little time in moving into a 2-0 One-Day International series lead over Sri Lanka Women, chasing down 130 in 14.3 overs to claim a 10-wicket victory in the second ODI in Lincoln.
5 November 2015

Perera, Thirimanne wrap up series for Sri Lanka in style

Kusal Perera and Lahiru Thirimanne shared a 156-run stand as Sri Lanka chased down 225 in 36.3 overs against West Indies to win the second One-Day International in Colombo by eight wickets and with it the series too.
4 November 2015

South Africa announce schedule for 2016-17 season

Cricket South Africa has announced the schedule for the 2016-17 season wherein they will play both home and away tours against Australia and New Zealand, while hosting Sri Lanka and Ireland at home.
4 November 2015

Ranaweera hat-trick in vain as Priest ton sets up New Zealand win

New Zealand Women beat Sri Lanka Women by 96 runs in the first One-Day International in Lincoln despite Inoka Ranaweera taking a hat-trick after Rachel Priest had registered her maiden ODI century.
3 November 2015

Mendis helps Sri Lanka edge out West Indies by one wicket

Ajantha Mendis displayed nerves of steel in a tight chase of 163 from 26 overs as Sri Lanka managed to edge out West Indies by one wicket in the rain-affected first One-Day International in Colombo.
1 November 2015

West Indies capitulate to spin as Sri Lanka seal 2-0 series victory

Rangana Herath and Milinda Siriwardana shared seven wickets between them to secure a 72-run win for Sri Lanka against West Indies in the second Test in Colombo, claiming a 2-0 victory in the Sobers-Tissera Trophy.
26 October 2015

Rain plays spoilsport abandoning play on day four

Persistent drizzle and wet outfield ensured no play was possible on day four of the second Test between Sri Lanka and West Indies in Colombo setting up an exciting day five finish weather permitting.
25 October 2015

Rain dampens West Indies fightback after Brathwaite's six-wicket haul

Rain played spoilsport for West Indies in their fightback after Kraigg Brathwaite took a six-wicket haul to dismiss Sri Lanka for 206 in their second innings on day three of the second Test in Colombo.
24 October 2015

Mendis, Kulasekara recalled for West Indies ODIs

The Sri Lankan selectors have recalled off-spinner Ajantha Mendis and fast bowler Nuwan Kulasekara to the 15-man squad to play West Indies in the upcoming three-match One-Day International series.
24 October 2015

Dhammika Prasad takes four as Sri Lanka build lead

Dhammika Prasad took four wickets while Dilruwan Perera chipped in with three as Sri Lanka bowled out West Indies for 163 runs in the first innings and took a 113-run lead by the end of the second day of the second Test in Colombo.
23 October 2015

Bowlers put West Indies on top on day one in Colombo Test

Jomel Warrican returned a four-wicket haul on his debut as West Indies came back strongly in the series to dismiss Sri Lanka for 200 on day one of the second Test in Colombo.
22 October 2015

Excited about second Test - Jermaine Blackwood

West Indies batsman Jermaine Blackwood is eager to put another good performance in the second Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo.
20 October 2015

Herath hands Sri Lanka innings victory despite Blackwood's resistance

Rangana Herath claimed a 10-wicket haul as Sri Lanka defeated West Indies by an innings and six runs in the first Test in Galle despite Jermaine Blackwood’s hard-fought knock to go 1-0 up in the series.
17 October 2015

Sri Lanka ahead after imposing a gutsy follow-on

Rangana Herath's heroics with the ball allowed Sri Lanka to enforce the follow-on and threaten West Indies with defeat as they closed day three of the first Test in Galle 167 runs behind.
16 October 2015

Sri Lanka on top after Karunaratne, Chandimal tons

Dimuth Karunaratne and Dinesh Chandimal hit 'daddy' hudreds and Rangana Herath struck twice before stumps on day two of the first Test to put Sri Lanka 418 runs ahead of West Indies in Galle.
15 October 2015

Eldine Baptiste wants better fielding effort on day two

West Indies interim coach Eldine Baptiste is expecting a better fielding effort from his team on day two after a couple of chances went down on day one of the first Test against Sri Lanka in Galle.
15 October 2015