Sri Lanka

Heather Knight leads from front as England Women crush Sri Lanka Women

An all-round performance from England Women team saw them restrict Sri Lanka Women for 168 and then chased down the target in the 30th over with eight wickets in hand in the first One-Day International in Colombo to go 1-0 up in the series.
9 November 2016

Sri Lanka on top despite Mumba's triple strike

After a five-wicket haul from Rangana Herath dismissed Zimbabwe for 272 in their first innings, an unbeaten half-century from Dimuth Karunaratne streched Sri Lanka's lead to 334 with six wickets in hand at stumps on day three of the second Test in Harare.
8 November 2016

Chari, Ervine steady Zimbabwe innings after Gunaratne century

After Asela Gunaratne's maiden Test century powered Sri Lanka to 504 in their first innings, unbeaten fifties from Brian Chari and Craig Ervine ensured Zimbabwe reached 126 for two at stumps on day two of the second Test in Harare.
7 November 2016

Dhananjaya de Silva, Tharanga rescue Sri Lanka after top order collapse

After Zimbabwe chipped away with early wickets, Upul Tharanga and Dhananjaya de Silva rescued the Sri Lankan innings with their 143-run stand to take the visitors to 290 for five at stumps on day one of the second Test in Harare.
6 November 2016

Sri Lanka name inexperienced squad for Zimbabwe tri-series

Sri Lanka have named a relatively inexperienced squad for the One-Day International tri-series in Zimbabwe which is scheduled to begin from 14th November.
5 November 2016

West Indies drop Marlon Samuels for Zimbabwe tri-series

West Indies selectors have dropped senior batsman Marlon Samuels and pacer Alzarri Joseph in the One-Day International squad for the tri-series in Zimbabwe this month.
4 November 2016

Sri Lanka earn hard fought win after Zimbabwe's resilience

A collective bowling performance from Sri Lanka overcame a strong resistance from the Zimbabwe batsmen as they stretched the game till the final few overs but failed to prevent the visitors from winning the first Test in Harare by 225 runs.
2 November 2016

Rain stops Sri Lanka's progress after Karunaratne century

After Dimuth Karunaratne's century and Dhananjaya de Silva's fifty stretched Sri Lanka's lead to 411 runs, rain played spoilsport and washed out 31 overs of play on day four of the first Test against Zimbabwe in Harare.
1 November 2016

Graeme Cremer slams maiden Test century as Zimbabwe frustrate Sri Lanka

Graeme Cremer became the first Zimbabwe player to score a century and pick a four-wicket haul in the same innings as Zimbabwe scored 373 in their first innings in response to Sri Lanka's total of 537 at stumps on day three of the first Test in Harare.
31 October 2016

Zimbabwe off to solid start after Tharanga century

After century from Upul Tharanga propelled Sri Lanka to 537 in their first innings, Tino Mawoyo and Hamilton Masakadza ensured Zimbabwe reached 88 for one at stumps on day two of the first Test in Harare.
30 October 2016

Kusal Perera maiden century highlights Sri Lankan dominance on day one

Riding on a fluent century from Kusal Perera and with support from Kaushal Silva and Dimuth Karunaratne, Sri Lanka went on to post 317 for four at stumps on day one of the first Test against Zimbabwe in Harare.
29 October 2016

Fran Wilson earns recall for England Women tour of Sri Lanka

England Women have named a 14-player squad for the One-Day International series in Sri Lanka next month in a bid to seal an automatic qualification spot for the ICC Women’s World Cup 2017.
27 October 2016

Zimbabwe call up Carl Mumba, Tarisai Musakanda for Sri Lanka Tests

Zimbabwe have called up uncapped cricketers Carl Mumba and Tarisai Musakanda for the upcoming two-match Test series against Sri Lanka to be played in Harare.
27 October 2016

Dropping Khawaja, Burns for Sri Lanka Test justified - Darren Lehmann

Australia head coach Darren Lehmann stated he had no regrets over dropping Usman Khawaja and Joe Burns for the third and final Test in their recent tour of Sri Lanka in Colombo.
25 October 2016

Injured Mathews out of Zimbabwe Test series, Herath set to captain

Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews has been ruled out of the Test series in Zimbabwe after failing to recover from a calf injury.
24 October 2016

Sri Lanka announce squad for Zimbabwe Test series

Sri Lanka have included uncapped seamer Lahiru Kumara in their 15-man squad that will feature in the two-match Test series in Zimbabwe.
21 October 2016

Hope, Powell included in West Indies squad for tri-series

West Indies have included uncapped batsmen Shai Hope and Rovman Powell in the 15-man squad that will take part in a One-Day International tri-series in Zimbabwe.
13 October 2016

Rohit Sharma fifty puts India in dominant position on day three

After dismissing New Zealand for 204 in their first innings, Indian batsmen led by a fluent 82 by Rohit Sharma stretched the lead for the home side to 339 with two wickets in hand at stumps on day three of the second Test in Kolkata.
2 October 2016

Zimbabwe announce fixtures against Sri Lanka, West Indies

Zimbabwe Cricket has confirmed that they will host Sri Lanka for a Test series in late October which will be followed by a One-Day International tri-series also involving West Indies in November.
30 September 2016

Australia Women overpower Sri Lanka Women in T20I

Having restricted Sri Lanka Women to 59 for eight in 20 overs, Australia Women chased down the target in just 8.1 overs to register a comprehensive 10-wicket victory in the lone Twenty20 International in Colombo.
27 September 2016