Sri Lanka

Cricket Australia appoint Allan Donald as bowling coach for Sri Lanka tour

Cricket Australia has confirmed the appointment of Allan Donald as the bowling coach of the national team for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka.
28 April 2016

Sri Lanka appoint Sanath Jayasuriya as chief selector

Sri Lanka Cricket has appointed former captain Sanath Jayasuriya as the chief selector for a period of two years starting from 1st May.
28 April 2016

Kaushal Silva, Dasun Shanaka included in Sri Lanka Test squad for England tour

Opening batsman Kaushal Silva has been named by Sri Lanka as a part of the 17-man Test squad for the tour of England which begins in May.
27 April 2016

Kaushal Silva discharged from hospital with a clean bill of health

Sri Lanka Cricket has confirmed that opening batsman Kaushal Silva has been discharged from the hospital after receiving a clean bill of health from the doctors.
27 April 2016

Sri Lanka hoping Kaushal Silva will recover in time for England tour

Sri Lanka Cricket is hoping that opening batsman Kaushal Silva will recover completely in time for the England tour after being hit on the head by a ball while fielding at short leg in a practice match.
25 April 2016

Kaushal Silva hospitalised after being struck on the head

Sri Lankan batsman Kaushal Silva was airlifted to a hospital in Colombo after he was hit on the head while fielding during a practice match in Pallekele.
24 April 2016

Stuart Broad promises entertaining cricket against Sri Lanka and Pakistan

England pacer Stuart Broad stated that the team will look to play entertaining cricket when they face off against Sri Lanka and Pakistan in the upcoming months.
23 April 2016

Lasith Malinga faces a lengthy layoff due to knee injury

Sri Lankan speedster Lasith Malinga is currently facing the prospect of a lengthy layoff from the game after Sri Lanka Cricket's medical panel confirmed the extent of his knee injury.
21 April 2016

Australia announce 2016-17 season schedule

Cricket Australia has announced the international schedule for the Australian team to be played in the upcoming 2016-17 season, including series against South Africa, New Zealand, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
20 April 2016

ECB considering points-based scoring system for Sri Lanka series

Sri Lanka Cricket has confirmed that the England and Wales Cricket Board has made a request to use a points-based scoring system for the upcoming Sri Lanka tour of England.
18 April 2016

Rangana Herath announces retirement from limited-overs cricket

Sri Lankan spinner Rangana Herath has announced his decision to retire from One-Day Internationals and Twenty20 Internationals with immediate effect.
17 April 2016

Cricket Australia announce dates for tour of Sri Lanka

Cricket Australia has announced the dates of the Australian tour of Sri Lanka in July to take part in a two-month long campaign consisting of three Tests, five One-Day Internationals and two Twenty20 Internationals.
6 April 2016

Faf du Plessis terms World T20 campaign as nightmare

South African Twenty20 International captain Faf du Plessis has termed his side's campaign in the ICC World T20 as a nightmare after failing to qualify for the semi-finals of the tournament.
29 March 2016

Clinical South Africa complete World T20 campaign with consolation win

A clinical bowling performance from South Africa bowled Sri Lanka out for 120 runs following which a calm fifty from Hashim Amla helped set up an eight-wicket consolation win in their final Super 10 Group 1 encounter of the ICC World Twenty20 in Delhi.
28 March 2016

Sri Lanka Women end campaign with victory after Atapattu fifty

Chamari Atapattu struck a fifty as Sri Lanka Women set South Africa Women a target of 115 runs before restricting them to 104 for seven in 20 overs to secure a 10-run consolation victory in the Group A encounter of the ICC Women's World Twenty20 in Bangalore.
28 March 2016

David Willey, Jason Roy handed fines for code of conduct breach

The International Cricket Council has fined England cricketers David Willey and Jason Roy for breaching the code of conduct during their match against Sri Lanka in the ongoing ICC World Twenty20 in Delhi.
28 March 2016

Sri Lanka win gives us a great deal of confidence - Eoin Morgan

England captain Eoin Morgan has said that their 10-run win against Sri Lanka in the Super 10 encounter of the ICC World Twenty20 has given the team a lot of confidence.
27 March 2016

My hard work on death bowling paid off against Sri Lanka - Ben Stokes

England all-rounder Ben Stokes expressed that his efforts to bowl more yorkers at the death paid off against Sri Lanka where he defended 15 runs from the final over to help his team qualify for the semi-finals of the ICC World Twenty20.
27 March 2016

England hold on to see off Sri Lanka, South Africa

By beating Sri Lanka by 10 runs, England knocked out both Sri Lanka and South Africa, and qualified for the ICC World T20 semi-finals, watched by Chetan Narula, to set up a likely clash with New Zealand on Wednesday.
26 March 2016

Jordan, Buttler power England to semi-finals despite Mathews heroics

Chris Jordan’s four-wicket haul and Jos Buttler’s blistering 37-ball 66 helped England secure a semi-final berth with a hard-fought 10-run win against Sri Lanka in the Super 10 Group 1 encounter of the ICC World Twenty20 in Delhi despite an unbeaten knock of 74 runs from Angelo Mathews.
26 March 2016