Sri Lanka

ICC clears Tharindu Kaushal to bowl off-breaks

The International Cricket Council on Tuesday has cleared the Sri Lankan off-spinner Tharindu Kaushal to bowl off-breaks in international cricket.
29 September 2015

Sri Lanka the worst fielding side in Asia - Jerome Jayaratne

The newly appointed interim coach of Sri Lanka Jerome Jayaratne believes his team needs a lot of improvement in fielding in order to achieve better results.
19 September 2015

A rare break in the cricket calendar - The lull before the storm

A rare possibility surfaced – no international cricket for a fortnight, anywhere in the world. That hasn’t happened in a long while, definitely not this year. But, what follows the empty fortnight is a barrage of matches, with half a dozen teams playing each other quite a bit.
18 September 2015

Roshan Mahanama to step down as ICC match referee

The International Cricket Council on Tuesday has confirmed that former Sri Lankan batsman Roshan Mahanama will quit from the Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees at the end of the year.
15 September 2015

Jerome Jayaratne appointed as Sri Lanka's interim coach

Sri Lanka Cricket on Monday announced Jerome Jayaratne as the interim coach of the team following the resignation of Marvan Atapattu.
7 September 2015

Marvan Atapattu resigns as Sri Lanka coach

Former Sri Lankan opening batsman Marvan Atapattu has resigned as the head coach of the national team with immediate effect.
3 September 2015

Sri Lanka name women's squad to tour New Zealand

Sri Lanka Cricket have named a 20-member women's squad to tour New Zealand in October and November, where they will play five One-Day Internationals and three Twenty20 Internationals.
2 September 2015

Sri Lanka-India - the Test series with a hangover - Cricket World TV

As two players are banned, two more are fined and one is reported for a suspected illlegal bowling action, our latest cricket news video calls the Sri Lanka-India series one which has caused a bit of a hangover.
2 September 2015

Tharindu Kaushal reported for suspected illegal bowling action

Sri Lankan off-spinner Tharindu Kaushal has been reported for bowling with a suspected illegal action on Wednesday following his team's third Test against India in Colombo.
2 September 2015

India gain three points in ICC Test rankings from series win

India have gained three rating points in the International Cricket Council Test rankings after they came back from behind to win the three-match Test series against Sri Lanka.
1 September 2015

India end 22-year wait for series win in Sri Lanka - Cricket World TV

India have beaten Sri Lanka in a Test series away from home for the first time since 1993 and our latest cricket news video brings you up to date with how they did it in Colombo.
1 September 2015

India register first overseas series win since 2011

Angelo Mathews' fighting ton went in vain as India won the third and final Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo by 117 runs to win the series 2-1, their first overseas series win since 2011.
1 September 2015

India closing in on a rare away series win

Ugly tiffs and some intense cricket filled day four of the final Test at SSC Colombo, as India set Sri Lanka a target of 386 runs for the fourth innings and moved into a good position to claim a rare series win away from home.
31 August 2015

Sri Lanka's late fightback gives them a fighting chance

Ishant Sharma took five wickets and India built their lead to 132 in second innings losing three quick wickets when rain stopped play on day three of the final Test in Colombo with 15 wickets falling to open the game up.
30 August 2015

We can fight back - Dhammika Prasad

Sri Lankan pacer Dhammika Prasad exuded confidence on his side's chances despite a rearguard action by India’s batsmen on day two of the third Test in Colombo on Saturday.
29 August 2015

Brilliant Pujara frustrates Sri Lanka

Cheteshwar Pujara scored a resilient unbeaten century to hold fort on a tough day of cricket as India reached 292 for eight when rain ended play on day two of the third and final Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo.
29 August 2015

Rain plays spoilsport on day one of third Test

Only 15 overs were possible on day one of the third and final Test between India and Sri Lanka in Colombo as persistent rain made play impossible once it was interrupted.
28 August 2015

New Zealand unveil jam-packed home season for 2015-16

New Zealand Cricket have announced a hectic home season for the summer starting from December this year with the country slated to host Sri Lanka, Pakistan and Australia back-to-back.
27 August 2015

England to host Sri Lanka and Pakistan in 2016

The England and Wales Cricket Board have announced the dates of the home series to be played against Sri Lanka and Pakistan in the summer of 2016.
25 August 2015

Clarke, Rogers, Sangakkara bid farewell - Cricket World TV

In our latest cricket news round-up video we reflect on an emotional few days for the sport with the retirements of Michael Clarke, Chris Rogers and Kumar Sangakkara dominating the headlines.
24 August 2015