Sri Lanka

Pushpakumara, Fernando called up in Sri Lanka squad for ODI series

Uncapped duo Malinda Pushpakumara and Vishwa Fernando have been called up to the Sri Lanka squad for the five-match One-Day International series that begins on Sunday in Dambulla.
16 August 2017

Cricket World TV - India v Sri Lanka Third Test - Review

As the third and final Test resulted in yet another huge win for India, Chetan Narula provides Cricket World TV a recap on the Pallekle encounter and what is in store as we head to the limited overs series.
16 August 2017

Sri Lanka likely to play T20I in Pakistan

Pakistan might finally witness international cricket at home with Sri Lanka Cricket President Thilanga Sumathipala expressing interest in sending his team to the Asian neighbour in September.
15 August 2017

India complete 'rare' away series whitewash

Mohammad Shami and Ravichandran Ashwin shared seven wickets between them as India dismissed Sri Lanka for 181 runs on day three and completed a victory by an innings and 171 runs in the third Test in Pallekele.
14 August 2017

India drop Yuvraj, Karthik for Sri Lanka ODI series

India have dropped senior batsman Yuvraj Singh for the upcoming five-match One-Day International series against Sri Lanka that kicks-off on 20th August.
14 August 2017

Kuldeep, Hardik shine on day two as another innings defeat looms for Sri Lanka

Hardik Pandya slammed his maiden century while Kuldeep Yadav picked a four wicket haul as India bowled out Sri Lanka for 135 runs and enforced follow-on in the second day of the final Test in Pallekele.
14 August 2017

Sri Lanka make late comeback after Dhawan, Rahul fire

After Shikhar Dhawan and Lokesh Rahul scored 119 and 85 runs respectively, Sri Lanka bowlers led by a three-wicket haul from Malinda Pushpakumara made late comeback to restrict India to 329 for six at stumps on day one of the third Test in Pallekele.
13 August 2017

Cricket World Live from Pallekele - Third Test Preview

Chetan Narula is reporting live from Pallekele for Cricket World TV to give us an insight on what to expect in the third Test between India and Sri Lanka that kicks-off on Saturday.
12 August 2017

Gamage, Chameera added to Sri Lanka squad for Pallekele Test

Sri Lanka have bolstered their pace attack for the third and final Test against India in Pallekele with the additional of Dushmantha Chameera and Lahiru Gamage.
11 August 2017

Axar Patel replaces Ravindra Jadeja in Indian squad for final Test

India have called-up uncapped left-arm-spinner Axar Patel in the squad for the third and final Test against Sri Lanka in Pallekele as a replacement for all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja.
9 August 2017

England rise to third position in ICC Test Rankings

England have overtaken their Ashes rival Australia to the third position in the International Cricket Council Test Rankings following their 3-1 series victory over South Africa.
8 August 2017

Ravindra Jadeja suspended for third Test against Sri Lanka

India will miss the services of all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja in the final Test against Sri Lanka in Pallekele after he was suspended by the International Cricket Council for a misconduct.
7 August 2017

Jadeja picks five as India complete innings victory in Colombo

Ravindra Jadeja claimed a five-wicket haul as India overcame a 141 run knock from Dimuth Karunaratne to dismiss Sri Lanka for 386 runs in the second innings and completed an innings victory in the second Test in Colombo to wrap up the series.
6 August 2017

Mendis, Karunaratne lead Sri Lanka fightback after India enforced follow-on

Kusal Mendis and Dimuth Karunatatne shared a 191 run stand for the second wicket as Sri Lanka staged a tremendous fightback to reduce the trail to 230 runs with eight wickets in hand after India enforced follow on in the second Test in Colombo.
6 August 2017

Ashwin's double strike put Sri Lanka in further trouble after India post 622

After India went on to post a massive 622 for nine in their first innings, Ravichandran Ashwin struck twice before stumps to leave Sri Lanka reeling at 50 for two at the end of day two in the second Test in Colombo.
5 August 2017

Nuwan Pradeep ruled out of second Test against India

Sri Lanka have suffered another major setback in the ongoing second Test against in Colombo with pace bowler Nuwan Pradeep ruled out of the remainder of the game with an injury.
4 August 2017

Pujara, Rahane centuries frustrate Sri Lanka on day one

Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane scored unbeaten centuries as India went on to amass 344 for three at stumps on day one of the second Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo.
3 August 2017

Lokesh Rahul returns to Indian line-up for second Test in Colombo

India captain Virat Kohli has confirmed the return of opening batsman Lokesh Rahul in the line-up for the second Test against Sri Lanka that kicks-off on Thursday in Colombo.
3 August 2017

India to play 23 home games in upcoming season

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has confirmed the home season schedule for the Indian team that is dominated by limited over matches.
3 August 2017

Ashwin rises to second, Stokes makes a rise in ICC Tests rankings

England all-rounder Ben Stokes has climbed to his career best position in the International Cricket Council Rankings for batsmen and bowlers after his fine performance in the third Test against South Africa at The Oval.
2 August 2017