Sri Lanka

Cricket World Player Of The Week - Kumar Sangakkara

Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara has been named as the Cricket World Player Of The Week after he scored a brace of One-Day International half-centuries against England.
8 December 2014

Sri Lanka Name 30-Man World Cup Squad

Sri Lanka have named their 30-man preliminary squad for the Cricket World Cup 2015, which gets underway in Australia and New Zealand in February.
7 December 2014

Sri Lanka Close Out Six-Wicket Win

England ran Sri Lanka close before the home side closed out a six-wicket win in the fourth One-Day International in Colombo to move into a 3-1 series lead.
7 December 2014

Sri Lanka Call Up Lakshan Rangika

Sri Lanka have included uncapped left-arm chinaman bowler Lakshan Rangika in a 16-man squad for the fourth and fifth One-Day Internationals against England.
4 December 2014

Jos Buttler, Joe Root See England Home

An unbroken 84-run partnership between Jos Buttler and Joe Root guided England to a five-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the third One-Day International in Hambantota.
3 December 2014

Ashan Priyanjan Replaces Jayawardene

Mahela Jayawardene will miss the third One-Day International between Sri Lanka and England in Hambantota tomorrow and has been replaced in the home side's squad by Ashan Priyanjan.
2 December 2014

How Much More Cricket Is Enough Cricket?

Cricket was once a leisurely game, played to pass time, while it was warm and sunny outside. People flocked to enjoy a beautiful day outdoors. How things have changed, writes Krish Sripada.
2 December 2014

Dominant Sri Lanka Take 2-0 Series Lead

A dominant Sri Lankan outfit completely outclassed England in the second ODI at Premadasa Stadium in Colombo as the home team registered a comfortable victory by eight wickets.
29 November 2014

ICC Fines Dilshan, Thisara Perera

The International Cricket Council has fined Sri Lankan pair Tillakaratne Dilshan and Thisara Perera for Level 1 breaches of the ICC Code of Conduct during the first One-Day International against England.
27 November 2014

Moeen Ali Heroics In Vain As Sri Lanka Win Opener

Moeen Ali scored a dashing maiden One-Day International century but his innings proved in vain as Sri Lanka won the first match against England by 25 runs in Colombo.
26 November 2014

Sri Lanka Recall Herath, Mendis, Kandamby

Sri Lanka have rung the changes for the first three One-Day Internationals against England by recalling Rangana Herath, Jeevan Mendis, Thilina Kandamby and Dilruwan Perera.
24 November 2014

England Suffer Washout In Colombo

England were unable to build on an encouraging 56-run win over Sri Lanka A in a tour game two days ago as the scheduled second match was abandoned without a ball being bowled.
23 November 2014

Two Battered Teams Hope For Better - England v Sri Lanka Preview

One of the most consistent teams at the World Cup in the last three editions meets One-Day International cricket’s greatest underachievers in a seven-match series. Krish Sripada previews Sri Lanka-England.
21 November 2014

Tough Tour Ahead For England - Hoggard

Watch as Cricket World ambassador Matthew Hoggard gives an in-depth preview of England's tour of Sri Lanka, saying that it will be a tough task for them to go out there and win.
21 November 2014

Moeen Ali Stars As England Win Warm-Up

Moeen Ali took three wickets and then scored a 21-ball half-century as England began their tour of Sri Lanka with a 56-run win over Sri Lanka A on the Duckworth/Lewis method.
21 November 2014

Cricket TV - Mr Predictor - England-Sri Lanka & World Cup Preview

The latest edition of Mr Predictor sees the Cricket World team make their predictions as England tour Sri Lanka and look ahead to next year's World Cup, along with a couple of special guests.
20 November 2014

Priyanjan To Lead Sri Lanka 'A' Against England

All-rounder Ashan Priyanjan will lead Sri Lanka A when they play two one-day warm-up games against the touring England side later this week.
19 November 2014

Kohli Upstages Mathews, India Win 5-0

Opposing captains Virat Kohli and Angelo Mathews both scored fine unbeaten centuries but Kohli's effort proved decisive as India won the fifth and final One-Day International against Sri Lanka in Ranchi.
16 November 2014

Rohit Sharma Breaks Record, India Smash Sri Lanka

Rohit Sharma set a new world record by scoring 264 as India thrashed Sri Lanka by 153 runs in the fourth One-Day International at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
13 November 2014

Dominant India Seal ODI Series

India produced another dominant performance to beat Sri Lanka by six wickets in the third One-Day International in Hyderabad and move into an unassailable 3-0 series lead.
9 November 2014

 
 
 
 
 
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