Sri Lanka

Anisa Mohammed stars as West Indies open account in Women's World Cup

A three-wicket haul from Anisa Mohammed led the bowling attack as West Indies restricted Sri Lanka to 182 runs in a chase of 230 runs to win the 20th match of ICC Women's World Cup in Derby by 47 runs.
10 July 2017

Ervine guides Zimbabwe to series levelling win on rain hit game

A calm and composed unbeaten knock of 69 runs from Craig Ervine proved crucial as Zimbabwe managed to held their nerve chasing down the revised target of 219 for six in 29.2 overs to win the fourth One-Day International in Hambantota by four wickets D/L and thereby levelling the series 2-2.
9 July 2017

Fixtures for India tour of Sri Lanka announced

Sri Lanka Cricket has confirmed the fixtures for India's tour of Sri Lanka that includes three Tests, five One-Day Internationals and solitary Twenty20 International.
8 July 2017

Dickwella, Gunathilaka score centuries as Sri Lanka go 2-1 against Zimbabwe

Niroshan Dickwella and Danushka Gunathilaka scored their maiden centuries as Sri Lanka chased down 311 runs against Zimbabwe in 47.2 overs with eight wickets in hand in the third One-Day International in Hambantota.
7 July 2017

India defend 232 against Sri Lanka to maintain winning streak

Poonam Yadav and Jhulan Goswami led from the front in the bowling department as India successfully managed to defend 232 runs against Sri Lanka and registered a 16-run win in the 14th match of ICC Women's World Cup in Derby.
6 July 2017

Taylor, Knight stars in England's dominant win over Sri Lanka

Sarah Taylor and Heather Knight scored 74 and 82 runs respectively as England went on to chase 205 runs in 30.2 overs with seven wickets in hand against Sri Lanka in the ninth match of ICC Women's World Cup in Taunton.
3 July 2017

Spinners help Sri Lanka level series with convincing win over Zimbabwe

Lakshan Sandakan and Wanidu Hasaranga picked seven wickets between them as Sri Lanka restricted Zimbabwe for 155 runs and later chased down the target in 30.1 overs with seven wickets in hand in the second One-Day International in Galle.
2 July 2017

Niroshan Dickwella fined for showing dissent in first ODI

Sri Lanka opening batsman Niroshan Dickwella has been docked 50 per cent of his match fee by the International Cricket Council after he was proved guilty of showing a dissent in the recently concluded first One-Day International against Zimbabwe in Galle.
2 July 2017

Mire century guides Zimbabwe to record chase against Sri Lanka

A stunning century from Solomon Mire along with half centuries from Sean Williams and Sikandar Raza proved crucial as Zimbabwe chased down 317 runs against Sri Lanka in the 48th over with six wickets in hand in the first One-Day International in Galle to claim a 1-0 lead in the series.
30 June 2017

Lanning's 152 overshadows Atapattu's 178 as Australia Women continue winning ways

A marathon knock of unbeaten 178 from Chamari Atapattu went in vain as Australia led by a 152-run knock from Meg Lanning chased down 258 runs in 43.5 overs with eight wickets in hand against Sri Lanka in the eighth match of ICC Women's World Cup in Bristol.
30 June 2017

Sri Lanka drop Dinesh Chandimal for Zimbabwe series

Sri Lanka have dropped their senior batsman Dinesh Chandimal for the first two games of the upcoming One-Day International series against Zimbabwe at home that kicks-off on Friday.
28 June 2017

Graham Ford resigns from Sri Lanka head coach position

Sri Lanka Cricket has confirmed the resignation of head coach Graham Ford ahead of the home series against Zimbabwe that begins next week.
25 June 2017

Huddleston, Bates power New Zealand to comfortable victory over Sri Lanka

Holly Huddleston picked a five-wicket haul while Suzie Bates and Amy Satterthwaite remained unbeaten on 106 and 78 runs respectively as New Zealand completed a convincing nine wicket win over Sri Lanka in the ICC Women's World Cup opener in Bristol.
25 June 2017

India Women bounce back with convincing win over Sri Lanka

Mithali Raj led from the front with a 85-run knock while Rajeshwari Gayakwad picked a four-wicket haul as India registered a comfortable 109 run win over Sri Lanka in their ICC Women's World Cup warm-up game in Chesterfield.
22 June 2017

England Women outplay Sri Lanka in warm-up game

England Women's team came up with a brilliant all-round display as they restricted Sri Lanka Women to 155 runs and chased down the target in 30.2 overs with eight wickets in hand in their warm-up game encounter of ICC Women's World Cup in Chesterfield.
20 June 2017

Schedule for Zimbabwe's tour of Sri Lanka unveiled

Sri Lanka Cricket has confirmed the schedule of the upcoming home series against Zimbabwe to be played between 30th June and 18th July.
17 June 2017

Sarfraz, Amir guide Pakistan to semi-finals

Sarfraz Ahmed and Mohammad Amir shared an unbeaten 75 run stand for the eighth wicket as Pakistan chased down 237 against Sri Lanka in the 45th over with three wickets in hand at Sophia Gardens to make it to the semi-final of the ICC Champions Trophy tournament.
13 June 2017

Pakistan, Sri Lanka eye semi-final berth in final group stage game - Match Preview

The ICC Champions Trophy 2017 has reached the final game of the group stage and it will be Pakistan taking on Sri Lanka in a virtual quarter-final at Sophia Gardens on Monday.
12 June 2017

Muttiah Muralitharan becomes first Sri Lankan to be inducted into ICC Hall of Fame

Legendary spinner Muttiah Muralitharan was inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame on Thursday during the innings break of the recently concluded ICC Champions Trophy clash between Sri Lanka and India at The Oval.
9 June 2017

Sri Lanka outplay India as contest in Group B widens

Shikhar Dhawan's 125-run knock went in vain for India as Sri Lanka chased down 322 runs in 48.4 overs with seven wickets in hand in the eighth game of the ICC Champions Trophy at Kennington Oval.
8 June 2017