Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka's tour of India to begin on 16th November

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has finalised the schedule for the home series against Sri Lanka that begins in November.
5 October 2017

Herath guides Sri Lanka to tense win against Pakistan

Rangana Herath was instrumental for Sri Lanka with an 11-wicket haul as the visitors bowled out Pakistan for 114 in the final innings and helped them register a 21 run win in the first Test in Abu Dhabi thereby claiming a 1-0 unassailable lead in the two match series.
2 October 2017

Pakistan pick four wickets after gaining a three-run first innings lead

After a valiant 76 run knock from Haris Sohail helped Pakistan gain a three run first innings lead, the spinners kept Sri Lanka down to 69 for four at stumps on day four of the first Test in Abu Dhabi.
1 October 2017

Sami Aslam confident of breaking the century huddle

Pakistan opening batsman Sami Aslam is confident of scoring his maiden century despite missing out on numerous occasions after coming close to it.
1 October 2017

Azhar Ali stands firm on another slow batting day in Abu Dhabi

Pakistan top order came up with a solid batting performance as they went on to post 266 for four at stumps on day three of the first Test against Sri Lanka in Abu Dhabi to cut short their trail to 153 runs.
30 September 2017

Pakistan off to solid start after Chandimal marathon

After Dinesh Chandimal scored an unbeaten 155 to help Sri Lanka post 419, the Pakistan openers provided a solid start of 64 for naught at stumps on day one of the first Test in Abu Dhabi.
29 September 2017

Karunaratne, Chandimal propel Sri Lanka to 227 for four on slow batting day

After early strike from Pakistan pegged Sri Lanka, Dimuth Karunaratne and Dinesh Chandimal helped the visitors recover and post 227 for four at stumps on day one of the first Test in Abu Dhabi.
28 September 2017

New playing conditions all set to come into effect

The International Cricket Council has confirmed that the new rules to the playing conditions will be effective for all series starting from 28th September.
26 September 2017

ICC Anti-Corruption unit to probe investigation in Sri Lanka

The International Cricket Council has confirmed that the Anti-Corruption Unit has launched an investigation in Sri Lanka.
24 September 2017

Five uncapped players in Pakistan Test squad for Sri Lanka series

Pakistan selectors have included five uncapped players in the 16-man squad that will take on Sri Lanka in a two-match Test series in United Arab Emirates.
23 September 2017

Angelo Mathews to miss first Test against Pakistan

Sri Lanka will miss the services of Angelo Mathews for the first Test against Pakistan during the upcoming tour of United Arab Emirates as he continues his recovery from a calf injury.
21 September 2017

Sri Lanka gain automatic qualification for 2019 World Cup

The International Cricket Council has confirmed that Sri Lanka have gained an automatic qualification for the 2019 World Cup to be played in England.
20 September 2017

Chamara Silva banned for two years by SLC

Sri Lanka Cricket has announced a two year ban for former batsman Chamara Silva from all cricket related activities following a violation of the spirit of the game during a domestic match.
18 September 2017

Sri Lanka to visit Lahore for a T20I

Sri Lanka are all set to visit Pakistan for the first time in eight years for a Twenty20 International game that will be played in Lahore subject to security clearance.
10 September 2017

Ruthless India whitewash Sri Lanka 9-0 after resounding win in only T20I

Virat Kohli continued his good run with an 82 run knock while Manish Pandey slammed a maiden half-century as India chased down 171 runs against Sri Lanka in the only Twenty20 International in Colombo as they wrapped up the tour 9-0 against the hosts.
7 September 2017

Cricket World TV - Only T20I Sri Lanka v India - Preview

As Sri Lanka and India set to face each other one final time this season in the only Twenty20 International game in Colombo, Chetan Narula gives Cricket World TV an exclusive insight on what to expect from the encounter.
6 September 2017

Jeffrey Vandersay included in Sri Lanka T20I squad

Sri Lanka selectors have recalled leg-spinner Jeffrey Vandersay for the solitary Twenty20 International against India to be played on 6th September in Colombo.
5 September 2017

Bhuvneshwar, Kohli fire as India complete 5-0 series whitewash over Sri Lanka

Virat Kohli slammed his second consecutive century while Bhuvneshwar Kumar picked a five wicket haul as India defeated Sri Lanka by six wickets in the fifth One-Day International in Colombo to complete a 5-0 series whitewash.
4 September 2017

Sri Lanka miss out on automatic qualification for 2019 World Cup

Sri Lanka have missed out on the chance to gain an automatic qualification to the 2019 World Cup after losing four continuous games in the One-Day International series against India.
1 September 2017

Rohit, Kohli centuries take India to 4-0 lead after massive 168 run win

Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli scored blistering centuries as India went on to amass 375 runs and later bowled out Sri Lanka for 207 runs to win the fourth One-Day International in Colombo by 168 runs taking the lead in the series to 4-0.
1 September 2017