Sri Lanka

Pakistan Solid After Sri Lanka Declare

Sri Lankan batsmen Angelo Mathews and Dilruwan Perera both missed centuries before their side declared on day two of the third and final Test against Pakistan, who closed on 19 without loss, in Sharjah.
17 January 2014

England Name Women's Academy Squad To Tour Sri Lanka

England have named a 14-strong Women's Academy squad which will tour Sri Lanka to play four Twenty20 and five one-day games against Sri Lanka Women.
17 January 2014

Asia Cup 2014 Fixtures & Venues Confirmed

The fixtures and venues for the five-team Asia Cup 2014, which will be held in Bangladesh, have been confirmed by the Asian Cricket Council.
16 January 2014

Late Strikes Hamper Sri Lankan Progress

Pakistan spinner Saeed Ajmal took two wickets late on the opening day of the third and final Test in Sharjah as Sri Lanka closed on 220 for five.
16 January 2014

Porterfield Takes Inspiration From Sri Lanka

Ireland captain William Porterfield says his side must be inspired by Sri Lanka, a team that has made the progression that they are hoping to - from Associate to Full Member.
14 January 2014

Raj Returns To Captain India

Mithali Raj has been retained as captain of India Women ahead of their series of six limited overs matches against Sri Lanka later this month.
13 January 2014

Sri Lanka Beat Defiant Pakistan

Sri Lanka brought Pakistan's defiant resistance to an end with a nine-wicket victory midway through the final day of the second Test in Dubai.
12 January 2014

Pakistan Graft For 107-Run Lead

Pakistan managed to bat through the fourth day of the second Test against Sri Lanka in Dubai despite losing the wickets of Younus Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq to lead by 107 runs at stumps.
11 January 2014

Pakistan Fight Back Against Sri Lanka

Pakistan produced not one but two fightbacks on day three of the second Test against Sri Lanka in Dubai, which ended with them trailing by 91 runs.
10 January 2014

Silva, Jayawardene Steer Sri Lanka Into Lead

A century from Mahela Jayawardene and Kaushal Silva's near-miss helped Sri Lanka close day two of the second Test against Pakistan in Dubai 153 runs ahead.
9 January 2014

Sri Lanka Enjoy Strong Opening Day

The first day of the second Test between Pakistan and Sri Lanka in Dubai ran along similar lines to the first Test in Abu Dhabi except this time, Sri Lanka dominated proceedings.
8 January 2014

Should Wicket-Keepers Be Allowed Substitutes?

It's never fair to laugh when a player picks up an injury but when Adnan Akmal fractured his finger off the final ball of day three of the first Test against Sri Lanka, it was hard to keep a straight face.
6 January 2014

Kulasekara Out Of Pakistan Tests

Sri Lanka seam-bowler Nuwan Kulasekara has withdrawn from the squad for the ongoing series against Pakistan due to a hamstring injury.
4 January 2014

Hafeez Guides Pakistan To Draw

Mohammad Hafeez stroked an unbeaten 80 as Pakistan, who had been set 302 to win, drew the opening Test against Sri Lanka in Abu Dhabi.
4 January 2014

Ireland Set To Take On Sri Lanka

Shortly after their limited-overs series in the Caribbean and involvement in March’s World Twenty20 in Bangladesh, Ireland’s jam-packed itinerary will extend into May when they play host to Sri Lanka for two One-Day Internationals.
3 January 2014

Sri Lankan Pair Announce Retirement

Sri Lanka Women internationals Sandamali Dolawatte and Chamini Seneviratne have announced their retirement from international cricket.
3 January 2014

Mathews Century Puts Sri Lanka 241 Ahead

Angelo Mathews scored his first Test century since taking over as Sri Lanka captain to help his side bat through day four against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi, ending with a lead of 241 runs.
3 January 2014

Sri Lanka Name Squad For India Tour

Sri Lanka have finalised a 14-strong women's squad for their upcoming tour of India, where they will play six limited overs matches.
2 January 2014

Sri Lanka Fight Back, Establish Small Lead

Sri Lanka fought back strongly on day three of the first Test against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi, and closed seven runs ahead with six second-innings wickets remaining.
2 January 2014

Misbah & Younus Build Pakistan's Lead

Experienced batsmen Younus Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq both scored centuries to enable Pakistan to build a lead of 123 on day two of the first Test against Sri Lanka in Abu Dhabi.
1 January 2014