Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka win gives us a great deal of confidence - Eoin Morgan

England captain Eoin Morgan has said that their 10-run win against Sri Lanka in the Super 10 encounter of the ICC World Twenty20 has given the team a lot of confidence.
27 March 2016

My hard work on death bowling paid off against Sri Lanka - Ben Stokes

England all-rounder Ben Stokes expressed that his efforts to bowl more yorkers at the death paid off against Sri Lanka where he defended 15 runs from the final over to help his team qualify for the semi-finals of the ICC World Twenty20.
27 March 2016

England hold on to see off Sri Lanka, South Africa

By beating Sri Lanka by 10 runs, England knocked out both Sri Lanka and South Africa, and qualified for the ICC World T20 semi-finals, watched by Chetan Narula, to set up a likely clash with New Zealand on Wednesday.
26 March 2016

Jordan, Buttler power England to semi-finals despite Mathews heroics

Chris Jordan’s four-wicket haul and Jos Buttler’s blistering 37-ball 66 helped England secure a semi-final berth with a hard-fought 10-run win against Sri Lanka in the Super 10 Group 1 encounter of the ICC World Twenty20 in Delhi despite an unbeaten knock of 74 runs from Angelo Mathews.
26 March 2016

Meg Lanning, Elyse Villani power Australia to a crucial win

Elyse Villani and Meg Lanning smashed unbeaten fifties as Australia Women chased down a total of 124 runs in 17.4 overs to defeat Sri Lanka Women by nine wickets in the Group A encounter of the ICC Women's World Twenty20 in Delhi.
24 March 2016

ICC WT20 2016 group 1 semi-final permutations - Cricket World TV

Ahead of the start of the final ICC World T20 2016 Super 10 group games, Chetan Narula reports from Delhi where he takes us through the semi-final permutations from Group 1.
24 March 2016

Sugandika Kumari stars in a 14-run win for Sri Lanka Women

Sugandika Kumari took a three-wicket haul and led a disciplined bowling performance as Sri Lanka Women defeated Ireland Women by 14 runs in the Group A encounter of the ICC Women's World Twenty20 in Mohali.
20 March 2016

Andre Fletcher blitz gives West Indies second consecutive win

Andre Fletcher delivered West Indies their second consecutive win in the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 with an unbeaten knock of 84, beating Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the Super 10 Group 1 encounter in Bangalore.
20 March 2016

Jeffrey Vandersay replaces Lasith Malinga in World T20 squad

Leg-spinner Jeffrey Vandersay has made a comeback into the Sri Lankan squad for ICC World Twenty20 in the place of Lasith Malinga, who has been ruled out of the tournament with a knee injury.
19 March 2016

Lasith Malinga ruled out of ICC World T20 due to knee injury

Sri Lankan pace spearhead Lasith Malinga will not take part in the remainder of the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 tournament after failing to recover from his knee injury.
18 March 2016

Dilshan fifty earns hard-fought victory for Sri Lanka

An unbeaten 56-ball knock of 83 runs from Tillakaratne Dilshan gave Sri Lanka a hard-fought victory against Afghanistan in a chase of 154 runs in the Group 1 Super 10 encounter of the ICC World Twenty20 in Kolkata.
17 March 2016

New Zealand Women complete comfortable victory against Sri Lanka Women

After a batting collapse from Sri Lanka Women, New Zealand Women chased down a target of 111 runs in 15.5 overs to complete an easy seven-wicket victory in the Group A encounter in the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 in Delhi.
15 March 2016

ICC WT20 2016 group 1 preview - Cricket World TV

In his latest video news report from India, Chetan Narula takes a look through each of the five teams battling to get out of group 1 of the ICC World Twenty20 2016.
15 March 2016

Injured Lasith Malinga doubtful for first game of ICC World T20

Sri Lanka fast bowler Lasith Malinga has reached India for the ICC World Twenty20 tournament but he is still doubtful for the first game due to his knee injury.
14 March 2016

Matthew Hoggard picks India as ICC WT20 favourites

Former England fast bowler Matthew Hoggard has picked tournament hosts India as the favourites to win the 2016 ICC World Twenty20.
12 March 2016

Angelo Mathews named Sri Lankan captain after Lasith Malinga steps down

Fast bowler Lasith Malinga has decided to step down as the captain of the Sri Lanka Twenty20 International team and Angelo Mathews has been named as his replacement ahead of the ICC World T20.
8 March 2016

Kumar Sangakkara appointed as Sri Lanka selector

Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara has been included in the national selection committee which was appointed by the sports minister Dayasiri Jayasekara.
8 March 2016

Disciplined batting effort help Pakistan to consolation victory

Crucial knocks from Sharjeel Khan, Sarfraz Ahmed and Umar Akmal saw Pakistan chase down Sri Lanka’s total of 151 runs in 19.2 overs with six wickets in hand in the 10th match of the 2016 Asia Cup in Mirpur.
4 March 2016

Kohli, Yuvraj rattle Sri Lanka as India storm into Asia Cup final

Riding on the back of a flamboyant fifty from Virat Kohli and a boundary studded cameo from Yuvraj Singh, India chased down Sri Lanka's target of 139 runs in 19.2 overs to secure a five-wicket in the seventh match of the 2016 Asia Cup which helped them secure a place in the final of the tournament.
1 March 2016

Sabbir's 80 sets up convincing win for Bangladesh

A flamboyant knock of 80 by Sabbir Rahman helped Bangladesh defeat Sri Lanka by 23 runs in the fifth match of the 2016 Asia Cup in Mirpur.
28 February 2016