Rangana Herath

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

Cricket World Player Of The Week - Rangana Herath

Sri Lankan left-arm spinner Rangana Herath has been named as the Cricket World Player Of The Week after he played a key role in their remarkable victory over Pakistan in Galle.
11 August 2014

Sri Lanka Complete Remarkable Win

Sri Lanka won a race against time, the weather and their opponents as they clinched a seven-wicket victory over Pakistan on the final day of the first Test in Galle.
10 August 2014

South Africa Hang On For Series Win

South Africa held on with eight wickets down to draw the second and final Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo, with it sealing a 1-0 series win and returning to the top of the ICC Test rankings.
28 July 2014

Herath Replaces Injured Lakmal

Left-arm spinner Rangana Herath has been drafted into Sri Lanka's touring party in England as a replacement for the injured fast bowler Suranga Lakmal.
26 May 2014

Herath Bowls Sri Lanka Into Semi-Finals

Rangana Herath returned extraordinary figures of five wickets for three runs to bowl Sri Lanka into the semi-finals of the ICC World Twenty20 with a 59-run thrashing of New Zealand.
31 March 2014

An Analysis Of Modern-Day Spin Bowling

There is a perception that Test match spin bowling is in somewhat of a rut, a view that has only been enhanced by the recent retirement of Graeme Swann. Matt Carter investigates.
10 March 2014

Jayawardene Back For Asia Cup, ICC WT20

Sri Lanka have included experienced batsman Mahela Jayawardene in their squads for the Asia Cup and the ICC World Twenty20 2014, both of which will be held in Bangladesh.
17 February 2014

Eranga, Herath Out Of Second Test

Sri Lanka fast bowler Shaminda Eranga and left-arm spinner Rangana Herath have been ruled out of the second and final Test in Bangladesh due to injury.
3 February 2014

Sri Lanka Enjoy Strong Opening Day

The first day of the second Test between Pakistan and Sri Lanka in Dubai ran along similar lines to the first Test in Abu Dhabi except this time, Sri Lanka dominated proceedings.
8 January 2014

Sri Lanka Fight Back, Establish Small Lead

Sri Lanka fought back strongly on day three of the first Test against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi, and closed seven runs ahead with six second-innings wickets remaining.
2 January 2014

Rangana Herath To Miss Pakistan ODIs

Sri Lanka Cricket have confirmed that left-arm spinner Rangana Herath will miss the upcoming One-Day International series against Pakistan.
13 December 2013

Sri Lanka Name Squads For Pakistan Games

Sri Lanka have named their Twenty20 and One-Day International squads to play Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates in December.
25 November 2013

Sri Lanka Win Rain-Affected Finale

Sri Lanka won the third and final One-Day International against New Zealand by 36 runs on the Duckworth/Lewis method to take a share of the series.
16 November 2013

Sri Lanka Seal Series Thanks To Spinners

Sri Lanka eased to an eight-wicket victory over South Africa in the fourth One-Day International in Pallekele.
28 July 2013

Sri Lanka Win Rain-Ruined Match

Sri Lanka won a hugely rain-affected second One-Day International by 17 runs on the Duckworth-Lewis method in Colombo.
23 July 2013