Sri Lanka

England rise to third position in ICC Test Rankings

England have overtaken their Ashes rival Australia to the third position in the International Cricket Council Test Rankings following their 3-1 series victory over South Africa.
8 August 2017

Ravindra Jadeja suspended for third Test against Sri Lanka

India will miss the services of all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja in the final Test against Sri Lanka in Pallekele after he was suspended by the International Cricket Council for a misconduct.
7 August 2017

Jadeja picks five as India complete innings victory in Colombo

Ravindra Jadeja claimed a five-wicket haul as India overcame a 141 run knock from Dimuth Karunaratne to dismiss Sri Lanka for 386 runs in the second innings and completed an innings victory in the second Test in Colombo to wrap up the series.
6 August 2017

Mendis, Karunaratne lead Sri Lanka fightback after India enforced follow-on

Kusal Mendis and Dimuth Karunatatne shared a 191 run stand for the second wicket as Sri Lanka staged a tremendous fightback to reduce the trail to 230 runs with eight wickets in hand after India enforced follow on in the second Test in Colombo.
6 August 2017

Ashwin's double strike put Sri Lanka in further trouble after India post 622

After India went on to post a massive 622 for nine in their first innings, Ravichandran Ashwin struck twice before stumps to leave Sri Lanka reeling at 50 for two at the end of day two in the second Test in Colombo.
5 August 2017

Nuwan Pradeep ruled out of second Test against India

Sri Lanka have suffered another major setback in the ongoing second Test against in Colombo with pace bowler Nuwan Pradeep ruled out of the remainder of the game with an injury.
4 August 2017

Pujara, Rahane centuries frustrate Sri Lanka on day one

Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane scored unbeaten centuries as India went on to amass 344 for three at stumps on day one of the second Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo.
3 August 2017

Lokesh Rahul returns to Indian line-up for second Test in Colombo

India captain Virat Kohli has confirmed the return of opening batsman Lokesh Rahul in the line-up for the second Test against Sri Lanka that kicks-off on Thursday in Colombo.
3 August 2017

India to play 23 home games in upcoming season

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has confirmed the home season schedule for the Indian team that is dominated by limited over matches.
3 August 2017

Ashwin rises to second, Stokes makes a rise in ICC Tests rankings

England all-rounder Ben Stokes has climbed to his career best position in the International Cricket Council Rankings for batsmen and bowlers after his fine performance in the third Test against South Africa at The Oval.
2 August 2017

Chandimal, Thirimanne in Sri Lanka squad for second Test

Sri Lanka have bolstered their batting ahead of the second Test against India in Colombo with Dinesh Chandimal and Lahiru Thirimanne making a return to the 16 man squad.
2 August 2017

Virat Kohli admits healthy selection headache at top ahead of second Test

India captain Virat Kohli admitted healthy selection headache with the top order ahead of the second Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo.
1 August 2017

Dinesh Chandimal returns to Sri Lanka squad ahead of second Test

Sri Lanka have received a much needed boost ahead of the second Test against India in Colombo with the return of skipper Dinesh Chandimal.
31 July 2017

Cricket World Live from Galle - First Test Review

Chetan Narula is reporting live from Galle for Cricket World TV as we take a look back in India's massive win over Sri Lanka in the first Test.
30 July 2017

Spinners deliver on day four as India register their biggest win overseas

Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja shared six wickets between them equally as India wrapped up Sri Lanka for 245 runs in the final innings and completed their biggest win overseas with a 304 run margin on day four of the first Test in Galle.
29 July 2017

India stretch lead to 498 runs as things look gloomy for Sri Lanka

After Sri Lanka were bowled out for 291 runs in the first innings, Abhinav Mukund and Virat Kohli scored 81 and 76 respectively to stretch India's lead to 498 runs with seven wickets in hand in the first Test in Galle.
28 July 2017

Pacers trouble Sri Lanka after India post 600 in first innings

After India piled up 600 runs in the first innings, the pace bowlers troubled Sri Lankan top order and restricted them to 154 for five at stumps on day two of the first Test in Galle.
27 July 2017

India pile 399/3 on day one after marathon knocks from Dhawan, Pujara

Shikhar Dhawan slammed a 168-ball 190 while Cheteshwar Pujara remained unbeaten on 144 as India piled 399 for three at stumps on day one of the first Test against Sri Lanka in Galle.
26 July 2017

Asela Gunaratne ruled out of first Test against India after on-field injury

As a big blow to Sri Lanka's chances in the ongoing first Test against India in Galle, all-rounder Asela Gunaratne has been ruled out of the game after sustaining a fractured thumb.
26 July 2017

Lokesh Rahul ruled out of first Test against Sri Lanka

India opening batsman Lokesh Rahul will miss the first Test against Sri Lanka in Galle due to a viral fever.
25 July 2017