Sri Lanka

Shakib Al Hasan to lead Bangladesh in tri-series despite fitness concerns

Bangladesh have confirmed all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan as the captain for the upcoming Twenty20 International Tri-Series despite him not recovering completely from his injury.
28 February 2018

India rest Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni for T20I Tri-Series in Sri Lanka

India have decided to rest skipper Virat Kohli and wicket-keeper batsman MS Dhoni for the upcoming Twenty20 International Tri-Series in Sri Lanka.
26 February 2018

Sri Lanka overpower Bangladesh to end tour with 2-0 series win in T20Is

Kusal Mendis continued his rich vein of form with another half-century as Sri Lanka went on to complete a 75-run victory against Bangladesh in the second Twenty20 International in Sylhet to seal a 2-0 series victory.
18 February 2018

SLC to launch Lankan Premier League this year

Sri Lanka Cricket on Friday confirmed the launch of their own version of T20 League that kick-start later this year.
17 February 2018

Arm injury rules Asela Gunaratne out of T20I series in Bangladesh

Sri Lanka have suffered another major injury setback with all-rounder Asela Gunaratne ruled out of the ongoing Twenty20 International series against Bangladesh.
16 February 2018

Sri Lanka overhaul Bangladesh with dominant batting display

Sri Lanka came up with a dominating batting display as they chased down 194 runs against Bangladesh in the 17th over with six wickets in hand in the first Twenty20 International in Dhaka and take a 1-0 unassailable lead in the series.
15 February 2018

ICC rates Mirpur pitch 'below average'

As a big setback to Bangladesh cricket, the International Cricket Council has rated the pitch at Shere Bangla Stadium in Mirpur that recently hosted the second Test against Sri Lanka as 'below average'.
15 February 2018

Bangladesh add Mohammad Mithun to squad for first T20I

Bangladesh have added top-order batsman Mohammad Mithun in the squad for the first Twenty20 International against Sri Lanka to be played in Dhaka on Thursday.
15 February 2018

Bangladesh name Nazmul Islam named Shakib's replacement for first T20I

Bangladesh have included uncapped left-arm-spinner Nazmul Islam in the squad for the first Twenty20 International against Sri Lanka as a replacement for injured Shakib Al Hasan.
14 February 2018

Kusal Mendis replace injured Kusal Perera in T20I squad

Sri Lanka have confirmed top-order batsman Kusal Mendis as a replacement for injured Kusal Perera for the upcoming Twenty20 International series against Bangladesh.
13 February 2018

Shakib Al Hasan doubtful for T20I series against Sri Lanka

Bangladesh's chances in the upcoming Twenty20 International series against Sri Lanka has taken a major blow as skipper Shakib Al Hasan is yet to recover from a finger injury.
11 February 2018

Bangladesh name five uncapped players in T20I squad

Bangladesh have named a new-look squad for the upcoming two-match Twenty20 International series against Sri Lanka with five uncapped players in it.
11 February 2018

Dananjaya, Herath spin Sri Lanka to series victory

Akila Dananjaya and Rangana Herath shared nine wickets between them as Sri Lanka dismissed Bangladesh for 123 in the final innings to complete a 215-run victory in the second Test in Dhaka to take the series 1-0.
10 February 2018

Sri Lanka stretch lead to 312 to take control of Dhaka Test

Akila Dananjaya picked three wickets on day two to wrap up Bangladesh for 110 following which a determined unbeaten half-century from Roshen Silva stretched Sri Lanka's lead to 312 runs with two wickets in hand in the second Test in Dhaka.
9 February 2018

14 wickets fall on bowlers dominated day one in Dhaka

After Abdur Razzak and Taijul Islam picked four wickets apiece dismissed Sri Lanka for 222 runs, the visitors bounced back to restrict Bangladesh to 56 for four at stumps on day one of the second and deciding Test in Dhaka.
8 February 2018

Sri Lanka recall Jeevan Mendis for Bangladesh T20Is

Sri Lanka have recalled all-rounder Jeevan Mendis for the upcoming Twenty20 International series against Bangladesh.
8 February 2018

West Indies confirm day-night Test against Sri Lanka

Cricket West Indies has confirmed their first-ever day-night Test match at home when they host Sri Lanka in a three-match series in June.
7 February 2018

Chittagong pitch receives 'below average' rating from ICC

The International Cricket Council has rated the pitch at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong that hosted the recently concluded first Test between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka as 'below average'.
7 February 2018

Angelo Mathews to miss T20I series against Bangladesh

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews will continue to remain on the sidelines and will miss the upcoming Twenty20 International series against Bangladesh.
6 February 2018

Bangladesh replace Sunzamul with Sabbir for Dhaka Test against Sri Lanka

Bangladesh have recalled middle-order batsman Sabbir Rahman for the second and deciding Test against Sri Lanka to be played in Dhaka.
5 February 2018