Lasith Malinga

Cricket World Player of the Week - Lasith Malinga

With 338 wickets from 226 ODIs at an average of 28 and a strike rate of 32, it is beyond doubt that Separamadu Lasith Malinga is a modern great
2 August 2019

A winning farewell for Lasith Malinga as Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh by 91 runs

Sri Lanka won the toss and decided to bat against Bangladesh in the 1st ODI at R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
27 July 2019

Lasith Malinga backs bowlers for big influence

Runs are flowing more than ever in one-day cricket but Sri Lanka’s Lasith Malinga believes bowlers still hold the key in the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019.
27 May 2019

Lasith Malinga returns for Sri Lanka's Champions Trophy campaign

Sri Lanka speedster Lasith Malinga has returned for the 15-man squad for the upcoming Champions Trophy to be played in June and July in England and Wales.
24 April 2017

Eoin Morgan among eight marquee players for new T20 competition in South Africa

Cricket South Africa has confirmed England skipper Eoin Morgan as one of the eight marquee players for their new domestic T20 competition to be played at the end of the year.
14 April 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Babar Azam

Pakistan talented batsman Babar Azam has been named the Cricket World Player of the Week for his determined knock of unbeaten 125 runs in the second One-Day International against West Indies in Guyana.
11 April 2017

Jamaica Tallawahs sign Dale Steyn as replacement for Lasith Malinga

The Jamaica Tallawahs franchise in the Caribbean Premier League have signed up Proteas pace spearhead Dale Steyn as the replacement for Sri Lankan pacer Lasith Malinga, who has been ruled out of the tournament due to knee injury.
30 April 2016

Jerome Taylor replaces injured Lasith Malinga for Mumbai Indians

Mumbai Indians have included West Indies pace bowler Jerome Taylor as the replacement for the injured Sri Lankan speedster Lasith Malinga in the ongoing Indian Premier League.
28 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

Knee injury rules Lasith Malinga out of IPL

Sri Lankan speedster Lasith Malinga will not take any part in the ongoing Indian Premier League after undergoing a medical assessment with the Mumbai Indians franchise.
18 April 2016

Lasith Malinga doubtful for first half of IPL - Ricky Ponting

Mumbai Indians head coach Ricky Ponting has revealed that the Sri Lankan speedster Lasith Malinga’s participation in the first half of the 2016 Indian Premier League is unlikely.
7 April 2016

Jeffrey Vandersay replaces Lasith Malinga in World T20 squad

Leg-spinner Jeffrey Vandersay has made a comeback into the Sri Lankan squad for ICC World Twenty20 in the place of Lasith Malinga, who has been ruled out of the tournament with a knee injury.
19 March 2016

Lasith Malinga ruled out of ICC World T20 due to knee injury

Sri Lankan pace spearhead Lasith Malinga will not take part in the remainder of the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 tournament after failing to recover from his knee injury.
18 March 2016

Injured Lasith Malinga doubtful for first game of ICC World T20

Sri Lanka fast bowler Lasith Malinga has reached India for the ICC World Twenty20 tournament but he is still doubtful for the first game due to his knee injury.
14 March 2016

Angelo Mathews named Sri Lankan captain after Lasith Malinga steps down

Fast bowler Lasith Malinga has decided to step down as the captain of the Sri Lanka Twenty20 International team and Angelo Mathews has been named as his replacement ahead of the ICC World T20.
8 March 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Sabbir Rahman

For his impactful knock of 80 in the Asia Cup encounter against Sri Lanka, thereby ensuring a 23-run victory for Bangladesh, Sabbir Rahman is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
29 February 2016

Malinga, Kulasekara rattle UAE after Chandimal fifty sets up Sri Lanka victory

Lasith Malinga and Nuwan Kulasekara shared seven wickets between them to decimate the batting lineup of the United Arab Emirates as Sri Lanka successfully defended a target of 130 runs to claim a 14-run victory in the second match of the 2016 Asia Cup in Mirpur.
25 February 2016

Experienced players return for Sri Lanka World T20 campaign

Premier fast bowler Lasith Malinga and all-rounder Angelo Mathews have been named in the Sri Lankan squad for the Asia Cup and ICC World Twenty20 campaigns which are scheduled to be played in Bangladesh and India respectively.
18 February 2016

Injured Lasith Malinga ruled out of New Zealand ODI series

Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga is set to miss the One-Day International series against New Zealand due to the knee injury that he suffered against West Indies in October.
24 December 2015

Cricket World Player Of The Week - James Anderson

For a wonderful spell of fast bowling on a dead track to turn a likely draw into a win for England in one session and for contributing in more than one discipline, James Anderson is our Cricket World Player of the Week.
27 April 2015