Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Close To Confirming Coach Appointment

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) have narrowed their shortlist of candidates for the head coach's position to two men, including Marvan Atapattu.
23 September 2014

SLC Hand Vithanage One-Year Suspended Sentence

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) have handed batsman Kithuruwan Vithanage a one-year suspended sentence for breaching the board's Code of Conduct.
16 September 2014

Sri Lanka Name Women's Squad

Sri Lanka Women have named a 22-player squad for their upcoming series against South Africa, where both sides will get their ICC Women's Championship campaigns underway.
13 September 2014

Comment - Sanath Jayasuriya, The Scourge Of Indian Cricket

The greatest irony of my cricket watching journey has been that I became a fan of it because of a player who rarely gave me a moment to enjoy an Indian victory against Sri Lanka.
12 September 2014

Cricket World Player Of The Week - Thisara Perera

Sri Lankan all-rounder Thisara Perera has been named as the Cricket World Player Of The Week after a brace of superb performances against Pakistan.
1 September 2014

Sri Lanka Brush Aside Pakistan To Clinch Series

Sri Lanka clinched a come-from-behind 2-1 series win by thumping Pakistan by seven wickets in the decisive third One-Day International in Dambulla, bowling their tourists out for just 102.
30 August 2014

Sri Lanka Unchanged, Ajmal May Return

Sri Lanka have named an unchanged 15-man squad for the decisive third One-Day International against Pakistan on Saturday 30th August in Dambulla.
28 August 2014

All-Round Perera Levels Series For Sri Lanka

Thisara Perera hit a quickfire half-century to help his captain Angelo Mathews rescue Sri Lanka's innings and then took three wickets to bowl his side to a series-levelling 77-run win over Pakistan in the second ODI.
26 August 2014

Hambantota To Host Second Pakistan-Sri Lanka ODI

Hambantota will host the second One-Day International between Sri Lanka and Pakistan after heavy rain left the scheduled venue in Colombo unplayable.
23 August 2014

Alam, Maqsood Partnership Sees Pakistan Home

Fawad Alam and Sohaib Maqsood compiled a new national record sixth-wicket partnership of 147 to put Pakistan on course for a four-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the first One-Day International in Hambantota.
23 August 2014

Senanayake Remodels Bowling Action

Off-spinner Sachithra Senanayake has completed 10 days of remedial work on his bowling action in Perth.
21 August 2014

Sri Lanka President's XI Beat Pakistanis

The Sri Lanka President's XI beat the Pakistanis by 13 runs in Misbah-ul-Haq's side's only warm-up game ahead of a three-match One-Day International series against Sri Lanka.
20 August 2014

Sri Lanka Call Up Randiv, Prasad For Pakistan ODIs

Sri Lanka have recalled off-spinner Suraj Randiv and fast bowler Dhammika Prasad ahead of their three-match One-Day International series against Pakistan.
19 August 2014

Video - The Time Was Right To Retire - Jayawardene

Watch as former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene says he had a 'gut feeling' that at the age of 37, the time was right for him to retire from Test cricket.
18 August 2014

Cricket World Player Of The Week - Rangana Herath

After an action-packed week of cricket around the world, Rangana Herath has emulated Shane Watson, Stuart Broad, Rohit Sharma in retaining the Cricket World Player Of The Week award.
18 August 2014

Winning Farewell For Mahela Jayawardene

Mahela Jayawardene's final Test ended in victory and a 2-0 series win over Pakistan after Sri Lanka completed a 105-run win over Pakistan in the second and final game in Colombo.
18 August 2014

Sri Lanka Close In On Victory

Mahela Jayawardene signed off from Test cricket with his 50th half-century before Sri Lanka reduced Pakistan to 127 for seven in pursuit of a target of 271 on day four of the second and final Test in Colombo.
17 August 2014

Herath Takes Nine, Jayawardene Begins Final Innings

Rangana Herath returned figures of nine for 127 and Mahela Jayawardene began his final Test innings as Sri Lanka closed day three of the second and final Test against Pakistan 165 runs ahead.
16 August 2014

Herath Holds Up Pakistan Reply

A five-wicket haul from left-arm spinner Rangana Herath limited Pakistan to 244 for six in reply to Sri Lanka's 320 all out on day two of the second and final Test in Colombo.
15 August 2014

Pakistan Fight Back In Final Session

Pakistan fought back late on day one of the second and final Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo to reduce their hosts to 261 for eight at stumps.
14 August 2014

 
 
 
 
 
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