Bhanuka Rajapaksa’s blitz seals series for Sri Lanka

Bhanuka Rajapaksa’s blitz seals series for Sri Lanka »

8 Oct, 2019

Bhanuka Rajapaksa, playing only his second T20I, came up with a dazzling batting display which was followed by another strong performance with the ball from Sri Lanka as they secured their maiden bilateral T20I series win over Pakistan.

Sri Lanka beat Pakistan by 64 runs in first Twenty20 in Lahore

Sri Lanka beat Pakistan by 64 runs in first Twenty20 in Lahore »

7 Oct, 2019

Sri Lanka stunned Pakistan by 64 runs in the first Twenty20 international in Lahore on Saturday, taking a 1-0 lead in the three-match series. Sri Lanka scored 165-5 in their 20 overs with Danushka Gunathilaka scoring 57 off 38 balls including six and eight boundaries, for which he was awarded Man of the Match.

Sri Lanka announces 15-member squad for Women’s Emerging Teams Asia Cup

Sri Lanka announces 15-member squad for Women’s Emerging Teams Asia Cup »

7 Oct, 2019

Sri Lanka cricket board announced the women’s squad to represent their country in the upcoming Women’s Emerging teams Asia Cup. The tournament which will be held in October 2019 will see participation from Asian cricket playing nations, mostly represented by their ‘A’ sides.

Singapore make history with maiden T20I win over ICC full member

Singapore make history with maiden T20I win over ICC full member »

2 Oct, 2019

Singapore laid down a marker ahead of next month's T20 World Cup Qualifier, claiming their first-ever win over an ICC Full Member when they clung on to bag a four-run win over Zimbabwe in front of a home crowd at the Indian Association Ground on Sunday.

Kamindu Mendis hits career best 169 as Lanka A draw first ‘test’

Kamindu Mendis hits career best 169 as Lanka A draw first ‘test’ »

2 Oct, 2019

ormer all-rounder of Richmond College Kamindu Mendis scored a career-best 169 yesterday in Hambantota to allow Sri Lanka A to take the first unofficial match against Bangladesh A.

India’s Rohit Sharma auditions as opener as South Africa face spin test

India’s Rohit Sharma auditions as opener as South Africa face spin test »

2 Oct, 2019

Limited-overs batting stalwart Rohit Sharma will have another chance to resurrect his stop-start test career, but this time as an opener, when India kick off their three-match home series against South Africa at Visakhapatnam on Wednesday.

Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Mani optimistic December Tests will be played in Pakistan

Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Mani optimistic December Tests will be played in Pakistan »

2 Oct, 2019

The return of limited-overs international cricket to Pakistan after a 10-year absence following a terrorist attack targeting a foreign team has coincided with a renewed plea from the country's cricket chief to recommence full, in-bound tours.

Australia’s excellence in the field establishes series victory

Australia’s excellence in the field establishes series victory »

1 Oct, 2019

Australia women produced a dominant display in the field as Sri Lanka Women were overwhelmed in the second T20I at North Sydney Oval. The captain, Chamari Atapattu, could not match her heroics of the previous night as Sri Lanka managed just 8 for 85 which Australia knocked off with more than 10 overs to spare.

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 67 runs in second ODI match

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 67 runs in second ODI match »

1 Oct, 2019

Babar Azam struck an imperious first century on home soil to lead Pakistan to an imposing total, before Usman Shinwari and company had Sri Lanka five down inside 11 overs, to essentially seal a comfortable victory.

Karachi’s maiden SL vs PAK  ODI washed out

Karachi’s maiden SL vs PAK ODI washed out »

27 Sep, 2019

Karachi's first ODI hasn't even got as far as the toss in over 10 years. Heavy rain had already continued to be a challenge in the days leading up to this game, with doubts arising as to whether the outfield would dry in time.

ICC appoints match officials for Sri Lanka series

ICC appoints match officials for Sri Lanka series »

26 Sep, 2019

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has appointed its match officials for Pakistan’s home series against Sri Lanka starting from Oct 27 in Karachi with the first of the three One-day Internationals before the teams clash for three T20s in Lahore.

Sri Lankan team left for Pakistan today

Sri Lankan team left for Pakistan today »

24 Sep, 2019

Sri Lankan team left for Pakistan today expressing trust in hosts ' safety commitments, Despite reports that the team might be targeted by militants. Ten senior players citing safety issues have opted out of the trip,

Afghan Cricket star Zadran fifty sets up record win for Afghanistan

Afghan Cricket star Zadran fifty sets up record win for Afghanistan »

17 Sep, 2019

Najibullah Zadran struck a blistering half-century as Afghanistan beat Zimbabwe by 28 runs in Saturday's first game of the Twenty20 International tri-nation tournament in Dhaka.

Sri Lanka Insurance cricket champs at inaugural quadrangular sports festival

Sri Lanka Insurance cricket champs at inaugural quadrangular sports festival »

17 Sep, 2019

With the participation of DFCC bank, Sri Lanka Insurance Corporation, Hilton Hotel, and host Lake House, the inaugural quadrangular sports festival arranged by the Lake House Sports Club under the patronage of its chairman Krishantha Cooray have become a resounding success.

ICC to review security arrangements in Pakistan

ICC to review security arrangements in Pakistan »

16 Sep, 2019

According to sources, the International Cricket Council will review safety provisions in Pakistan prior to the Sri Lankan series. The ICC will evaluate the safety plans, according to the sources of the Urdu daily, before appointing neutral umpires and matching referees.

Sri Lanka won by 37 runs against New Zealand

Sri Lanka won by 37 runs against New Zealand »

6 Sep, 2019

Sri Lankan skipper Lasith Malinga wreaked havoc with one yorker after another on New Zealand batsmen to assist his squad in a low-scoring affair come out on top.

4/4 -Lasith Malinga did amazing again

4/4 -Lasith Malinga did amazing again »

6 Sep, 2019

In a devastating blitz against New Zealand in Kandy, Sri Lankan captain Lasith Malinga has sensationally taken four wickets in four balls to become the first bowler to claim five international hat-tricks.

Laith Malinga highest Wicket Taker in T20 format

Laith Malinga highest Wicket Taker in T20 format »

2 Sep, 2019

On Sunday, Sri Lankan pacer Lasith Malinga became the T20I cricket's highest wicket-taker, exceeding all-rounder Shahid Afridi from Pakistan.

New Zealand fought to topple Sri Lanka in first T20 match

New Zealand fought to topple Sri Lanka in first T20 match »

2 Sep, 2019

Sports News from Sri Lanka: A bruising 79-run fourth-wicket standing off 37 balls between Ross Taylor and Colin de Grandhomme energized

Under 19 Asia Cup Match Schedule

Under 19 Asia Cup Match Schedule »

30 Aug, 2019

Under 19 Asia Cup Match Schedule

Nipun Dhananjaya to lead Sri Lanka in under 19 Asia Cup

Nipun Dhananjaya to lead Sri Lanka in under 19 Asia Cup »

30 Aug, 2019

Nipun Dhananjaya will lead the fifteen-member Sri Lanka under 19 team for the Asia Cup to be played in Sri Lanka from September 5 to 14 Eight teams will participate in the tournament The team has been approved by the Minister of Telecommunications, Foreign Employment and Sports Harin Fernando.

Malinga returns to lead Sri Lanka in New Zealand T20Is

Malinga returns to lead Sri Lanka in New Zealand T20Is »

28 Aug, 2019

Veteran bowler Lasith Malinga, who recently retired from ODI cricket, will guide Sri Lanka against New Zealand in the three-game T20I series, starting in Pallekele on 1 September.

Dimuth Karunaratne hits 122 as Sri Lanka finishes its Galle record chase

Dimuth Karunaratne hits 122 as Sri Lanka finishes its Galle record chase »

18 Aug, 2019

The historic winning streak of the Black Caps is over, That feat is no longer possible after Dimuth Karunaratne played a major role in preserving his perfect record as Test Captain as Sri Lanka raised their third consecutive victory since taking over, brushing New Zealand with a six-win win on the fifth day and picking up the complete 60 points in their first World Test Championship game.

Women’s cricket included in 2022 Commonwealth games

Women’s cricket included in 2022 Commonwealth games »

17 Aug, 2019

Before the possible inclusion of cricket in the 2028 Olympics, scheduled to take place in Los Angeles, the women’s game got

Cricket in line to be included in 2028 Olympics

Cricket in line to be included in 2028 Olympics »

17 Aug, 2019

Sports News from Sri Lanka: MCC World Cricket Committee Chairman Mike Gatting said that cricket could be part of the 2028

New Zealand Vs Sri Lanka Day One Match Summery

New Zealand Vs Sri Lanka Day One Match Summery »

15 Aug, 2019

Stumps New Zealand 203 for 5 (Taylor 70*, Santner 8*, Akila 5-57) vs Sri Lanka Ross Taylor's counter-punching innings kept New Zealand alive at the end of an odd day for the visitors, most of whom seemed in control, except for the periods immediately preceding the breaks.

Danushka, Sadeera miss out on tons as Kiwis are made to sweat

Danushka, Sadeera miss out on tons as Kiwis are made to sweat »

9 Aug, 2019

New Zealand bowlers were made to work hard for their wickets in their 3-day warm-up match against a Sri Lanka

New Zealand tour of Sri Lanka 2019

New Zealand tour of Sri Lanka 2019 »

4 Aug, 2019

Tonight (03 August 2019) the New Zealand National Team will arrive in Sri Lanka to participate in a cricket series. New Zealand is going to play 02 Test Matches and 03 T20 Games during the trip. Below is the updated tour timetable.

Nuwan Kulasekara’s international cricket retirement

Nuwan Kulasekara’s international cricket retirement »

1 Aug, 2019

Former Sri Lankan pacer Nuwan Kulasekara retired with instant impact from global cricket. Renowned for his capacity to swing the new ball both ways, the 37-year-old leaves behind Chaminda Vaas and Lasith Malinga as Sri Lanka's third-highest ODI wicket-taker with 199 scalps in 184 games.

The World Test Championship is launched by the ICC

The World Test Championship is launched by the ICC »

30 Jul, 2019

On Monday the World Test Championship (WTC) was formally initiated by the International Cricket Council.

Lankan bowlers indicate that after Malinga there is still life

Lankan bowlers indicate that after Malinga there is still life »

29 Jul, 2019

Sri Lanka bowlers have achieved top performance to keep Bangladesh at 238-8 and the batsmen have taken control of 44.4 over the runs to post a seven winner victory at the second ODI played yesterday at R Premadasa Stadium.

In England, Ireland 207 all out, 122 runs

In England, Ireland 207 all out, 122 runs »

25 Jul, 2019

On the first day in a one-off, Lord's test on Wednesday Ireland was discharged for 207 in response to England's sorrowful 85, the first-in-line lead of 122 runs.

Lasith Malinga announced his retirement from ODIs after the 1st match against Bangladesh series

Lasith Malinga announced his retirement from ODIs after the 1st match against Bangladesh series »

23 Jul, 2019

Lasith Malinga announced yesterday, July 22, 19, that he had notified Sri Lanka Cricket of his decision about his retirement from ODI. He said he had notified the Sri Lankan cricket a few days earlier that after the first game against Bangladesh he had chosen to retire from ODI's. He expanded his appreciation to all his fans as both win and defeat had become a force for him.

Sri Lanka squad for the upcoming Bangladesh ODIs

Sri Lanka squad for the upcoming Bangladesh ODIs »

20 Jul, 2019

Honorable Harin Fernando, Minister of Telecommunications, Foreign Employment and Sports, gave his approval to the upcoming cricket series vs. Bangladesh to

Ben Stokes stars in New Zealand’s dramatic win

Ben Stokes stars in New Zealand’s dramatic win »

15 Jul, 2019

England beat New Zealand for the first time to win the men's World Cup after being tied twice to one of the most amazing cricket games ever played. In an emotional and electrical atmosphere at Lord's, both sides scored 241 in their 50 overs and as they batted for an additional over piece, they were level 15.

Bangladesh has given Sri Lanka safety clearance

Bangladesh has given Sri Lanka safety clearance »

9 Jul, 2019

On Monday (July 8), the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) stated that safety clearance was granted to visit Sri Lanka for a three-match One-Day International (ODI) series.BCB has raised some issues about traveling to the island country following the April terrorist attacks. However, BCB decided to send their own safety team for inspection after Sri Lanka Cricket promised to provide them with the greatest level of safety.

Karunaratne urges young batterers from Lanka to learn from Sharma

Karunaratne urges young batterers from Lanka to learn from Sharma »

8 Jul, 2019

Sunday-Sri Lanka finished its cricket world cup in 2019 with a losing note beaten quite comprehensively by one of India's tournament favorites in the final game of the league played in Headingley on Saturday. It was his fourth defeat out of seven games finished in Sri Lanka, with skipper Dimuth Karunaratne claiming that his team's performance was sensible, given that none of them had an opportunity to win a single match or even beat Afghanistan during the World Cup.

After losing to South Africa Australia faces England half-final

After losing to South Africa Australia faces England half-final »

8 Jul, 2019

Australia will play England in a' blockbuster' semi-final of the World Cup after Saturday's ten-run spectacular defeat at Old Trafford against South Africa With his third centuries of World Cup, David Warner marked his first match against South Africa since a 12-month ban on ball-tampering, but it wasn't enough to avoid Australia's second group loss.

87-year-old fan of India ; Virat Kohli has blessed

87-year-old fan of India ; Virat Kohli has blessed »

5 Jul, 2019

While India won their match against Bangladesh at the ICC World Cup 2019 on Tuesday (July 2) to reach the semi-finals, a special fan stole the show at the Edgbaston ground in Birmingham. The Virat Kohli-led Indian team defeated Bangladesh by 28 runs to reach the last-four stage. While the ‘men in blue’ have received massive support in England and Wales throughout the 10-team tournament, a supporter in the stands caught everyone’s attention.

As West Indians see Afghanistan, Gayle strikes

As West Indians see Afghanistan, Gayle strikes »

5 Jul, 2019

Chris Gayle removed Afghanistan top-scorer Ikram Alikhil with his tame off-breaks as the West Indies secured just their second win of a chastening World Cup campaign on Thursday. The Caribbean side scored 311 for six in their 50 overs in Leeds and although the Afghans put up a brave fight, they ultimately went down by 23 runs.

We wanted Pooran’s wicket so hard that I didn’t regret being wounded, tells Mathews, the game changer

We wanted Pooran’s wicket so hard that I didn’t regret being wounded, tells Mathews, the game changer »

3 Jul, 2019

Former Angelo Mathews was unable to play the position he was selected for at a pretty normal Cricket World Cup 2019. As a batsman of medium order, he just had one fifty an unbeatable 85, to display several low ratings against Britain.

Sharma ton assists India to win the semi-final spot of the World Cup

Sharma ton assists India to win the semi-final spot of the World Cup »

3 Jul, 2019

India opener Rohit Sharma hit his fourth century of the World Cup as Virat Kohli’s side booked their place in the semi-finals with a 28-run win over Bangladesh at Edgbaston. Sharma’s attacking 104 laid the foundation of India’s 314 for nine after Kohli elected to bat first in India’s penultimate match of the league phase. Yet for the second match in a row Sharma - as happened during India’s 31-run defeat by England at Edgbaston - was dropped in single figures before making a hundred.

Sri Lanka rejected West Indies in a record follow-up deal

Sri Lanka rejected West Indies in a record follow-up deal »

2 Jul, 2019

Despite a splendid 118 from Nicholas Pooran against Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street, West Indies dropped 23 runs short of a record World Cup run chase. The Windies were 84-4 in the 18th over, set 339 after a maiden century from Sri Lanka's Avishka Fernando. Pooran performed some swashbuckling shots, with Fabian Allen's able support (51).

India’s Vijay Shankar ruled with a broken toe from the World Cup

India’s Vijay Shankar ruled with a broken toe from the World Cup »

2 Jul, 2019

Birmingham, Monday: India all-rounder Vijay Shankar has been ruled out of the rest of the World Cup with a toe fracture, the Board of Control for Cricket in India announced on Monday. “Vijay Shankar sustained a non-displaced fracture of the left big toe, which will require a minimum of three weeks to heal. The injury rules him out of the ongoing World Cup,” said a BCCI statement.

In the victory of the World Cup hosts, Jonny Bairstow & Liam Plunkett star.

In the victory of the World Cup hosts, Jonny Bairstow & Liam Plunkett star. »

1 Jul, 2019

With a superb show, England reignited their World Cup campaign to defeat India by 31 runs at an Edgbaston electric. The hosts bounced back from consecutive losses to defeat the only unbeaten team remaining in the tournament and with a victory over New Zealand on Wednesday will definitely reach the semi-finals.

South Africa Vs Sri Lanka Match Update

South Africa Vs Sri Lanka Match Update »

28 Jun, 2019

35th match, ICC Cricket World Cup at Chester-le-Street, Jun 28 2019 | 03:00 PM IST |#CWC19

Squad :

South Africa Team

Faf du

Pakistan beat New Zealand to keep semi-final hopes

Pakistan beat New Zealand to keep semi-final hopes »

27 Jun, 2019

Pakistan held alive their hopes of a semi-final World Cup location as they relocated to England with a six-wicket win over New Zealand.

Shakib leads Bangladesh to amazing victories over Windies

Shakib leads Bangladesh to amazing victories over Windies »

18 Jun, 2019

TAUNTON, Monday – Bangladesh's world-class all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan struck his second century continuing Cricket World Cup and shared an enterprising fourth place stand of 189 off 135 balls with Liton Das to guide his squad to their historic largest run chase and a wonderful victory over West Indies by seven wickets on the County floor here on Monday.

Australia Vs. Pakistan Match Update »

12 Jun, 2019

17th match, ICC Cricket World Cup at Taunton, Jun 12 2019 | 03:00 PM IST | #CWC19

Squad :

Australia Team :

01.

Bangladesh v Sri Lanka rained off

Bangladesh v Sri Lanka rained off »

12 Jun, 2019

Due to rain, a record third World Cup match was dropped as Bangladesh's game against Sri Lanka was called off without bowling a ball.

Bangladesh Vs. Sri Lanka Match Update

Bangladesh Vs. Sri Lanka Match Update »

11 Jun, 2019

16th match, ICC Cricket World Cup at Bristol, Jun 11 2019 | 03:00 PM IST

South Africa Vs West Indies play was lastly abandoned

South Africa Vs West Indies play was lastly abandoned »

11 Jun, 2019

When their game against West Indies was rained off, South Africa's chances of qualifying for the World Cup semi-finals were crushed.

Neesham, Williamson lead the way as Kiwis demolish Afghanistan

Neesham, Williamson lead the way as Kiwis demolish Afghanistan »

10 Jun, 2019

TAUNTON, England (Reuters) - New Zealand cemented their spot at the top of the cricket World Cup league table with a seven-wicket victory over minnows Afghanistan thanks to an unbeaten half-century by Kane Williamson and fine bowling by their seam attack led by Jimmy Neesham.

Nuwan Pradeep, the game-winner, dislocates his thumb – from Bangladesh game

Nuwan Pradeep, the game-winner, dislocates his thumb – from Bangladesh game »

10 Jun, 2019

BRISTOL, Sunday — Sri Lanka's game-winner against Afghanistan's fast bowler Nuwan Pradeep was ruled out of the crucial World Cup game against Bangladesh starting on County ground here on Tuesday after dislocating his bowling hand's small finger in practice on Sunday.

Dhawan ton enables India to  overthrow Australia

Dhawan ton enables India to overthrow Australia »

10 Jun, 2019

London, Sunday: Opener Shikhar Dhawan struck a blazing century to launch a 36-run World Cup victory over Australia on Sunday as the reigning champions experienced their first defeat of the tournament this year.

South Africa Vs.West Indies Match Update

South Africa Vs.West Indies Match Update »

10 Jun, 2019

15th match, ICC Cricket World Cup at Southampton, Jun 10 2019 | 03:00 PM IST | #CWC19

Afghanistan Vs. New Zealand Match Update

Afghanistan Vs. New Zealand Match Update »

8 Jun, 2019

13th match (D/N), ICC Cricket World Cup at Taunton, Jun 8 2019 | 06:00 PM IST | #CWC19

England Vs. Bangladesh Match Update

England Vs. Bangladesh Match Update »

8 Jun, 2019

12th match, ICC Cricket World Cup at Cardiff, Jun 8 2019 | 03:00 PM IST | #CWC19

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka canceled due to rain

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka canceled due to rain »

7 Jun, 2019

Pakistan's game against Sri Lanka was the first to be canceled this year's World Cup after constant rain in Bristol without a ball being bowled.

Australia beat West Indies by 15 runs

Australia beat West Indies by 15 runs »

7 Jun, 2019

Australia retrieved in a fantastic World Cup meeting at Trent Bridge from a terrible beginning to beat West Indies by 15 runs.

Pakistan Vs. Sri Lanka Match Update

Pakistan Vs. Sri Lanka Match Update »

7 Jun, 2019

11th match, ICC Cricket World Cup at Bristol, Jun 7 2019 | 03:00 PM IST | #CWC19

Australia Vs. West Indies Match Update

Australia Vs. West Indies Match Update »

6 Jun, 2019

10th match, ICC Cricket World Cup at Nottingham, Jun 6 2019 | 03:00 PM IST

New Zealand beat Bangladesh in Oval

New Zealand beat Bangladesh in Oval »

6 Jun, 2019

New Zealand won their second World Cup match victory in a row over a spirited Bangladesh at The Oval with a nervous two-wicket

Rohit Sharma’s century guide India to a Cricket World Cup victory

Rohit Sharma’s century guide India to a Cricket World Cup victory »

5 Jun, 2019

Rohit Sharma scored an unbeaten 122 to guide India in their opening World Cup game to a simple six-wicket win against South Africa. Chasing 228, opener Rohit, with 15 balls to spare, guided India home.

Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan by 34 runs

Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan by 34 runs »

5 Jun, 2019

Afghanistan required a rain-revised target of just 187 out of 41 overs but was beaten by 34 runs after a dismal batting crash by Sri Lanka.

England Vs. Pakistan Match Update

England Vs. Pakistan Match Update »

3 Jun, 2019

6th match, ICC Cricket World Cup at Nottingham, Jun 3 2019 | 03:00 PM IST

Squad

England Team : 

Eoin

South Africa crash against Bangladesh

South Africa crash against Bangladesh »

3 Jun, 2019

Bangladesh made the perfect start to their World Cup campaign as they inspired a 21-run win over a beleaguered South Africa on Sunday (June 2).

New Zealand beat Sri Lanka by 10 wickets

New Zealand beat Sri Lanka by 10 wickets »

1 Jun, 2019

New Zealand beat Sri Lanka today (June 01) in Cardiff, England with 10 wickets in Game 3 of the ICC Cricket World Cup.

Afghanistan Vs.  Australia Match Update

Afghanistan Vs. Australia Match Update »

1 Jun, 2019

4th match (D/N), ICC Cricket World Cup at Bristol, Jun 1 2019 | 06:00 PM IST

New Zealand Vs. Sri Lanka Match Update

New Zealand Vs. Sri Lanka Match Update »

1 Jun, 2019

3rd match, ICC Cricket World Cup at Cardiff, Jun 1, 2019, | 03:00 PM IST

West Indies beat Pakistan in Cricket World Cup match at Trent Bridge

West Indies beat Pakistan in Cricket World Cup match at Trent Bridge »

1 Jun, 2019

West Indies produced a blistering bowling display in which seven wickets crushed Pakistan and started their World Cup campaign with an emphatic victory at Trent Bridge.

England’s World Cup campaign begins with a victory

England’s World Cup campaign begins with a victory »

31 May, 2019

England handled South Africa comfortably and a lively Oval pitch to win the 104-run Cricket World Cup opening match with 10 overs to

England Vs. South Africa Match Update

England Vs. South Africa Match Update »

30 May, 2019

1st match, ICC Cricket World Cup at London, May 30, 2019, | 30/05 - 03:00 PM IST

Sri Lanka Cricket World Cup Fixtures 2019

Sri Lanka Cricket World Cup Fixtures 2019 »

29 May, 2019

The ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 is the 12th edition of England and Wales Cricket World Cup, scheduled for 30 May to 14 July 2019.

England sweat on the fitness of the Wood World Cup

England sweat on the fitness of the Wood World Cup »

27 May, 2019

England fast bowler Mark Wood was left with a nervous wait after his World Cup chances were thrown into doubt

Australia beat Sri Lanka for 5 wickets

Australia beat Sri Lanka for 5 wickets »

27 May, 2019

Sri Lanka suffered its second defeat yesterday in a warm-up match in the run-up to the ICC World Cup as Australia beat them.

Sri Lanka Beat Scotland After Rain Interrupts Their Play

Sri Lanka Beat Scotland After Rain Interrupts Their Play »

22 May, 2019

Sri Lanka beat Scotland by 35 runs (D/L method) at the Grange, Edinburgh in the 2nd ODI of the two-match series.

Sri Lanka Seek To Set Right A Series Record

Sri Lanka Seek To Set Right A Series Record »

21 May, 2019

After their first one-day international against Scotland was washed out, Sri Lanka, who have lost their last eight ODIs, would like to get a win under their belt before the start of their ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 campaign.

Last Chance For Bangladesh, West Indies

Last Chance For Bangladesh, West Indies »

17 May, 2019

DUBLIN, Thursday - With the marquee 50-over event just two weeks away, getting quality game time will be on top of both teams’ priority.

International Cricket Gets First Woman Umpire

International Cricket Gets First Woman Umpire »

15 May, 2019

The International Cricket Council on Tuesday named G.S. Lakshmi as the first woman on the international panel of match referees, making her eligible to take control of men’s games.

Bangladesh Reach Tri-Series Final After A Victory Over The Windies

Bangladesh Reach Tri-Series Final After A Victory Over The Windies »

15 May, 2019

An excellent all-around display by Bangladesh secured their spot in the tri-series final with a game to spare after they clinched a five-wicket victory over West Indies in Dublin on Monday 13th of May.

Mumbai Indians Beat Chennai Super Kings To Win Record 4th IPL Title – 2019

Mumbai Indians Beat Chennai Super Kings To Win Record 4th IPL Title – 2019 »

13 May, 2019

In a nail-biting Indian Premier League final, Mumbai Indians beat Chennai Super Kings by one run to claim a record fourth title on Sunday in Hyderabad.

Sports Minister Urges Everyone To Support The World Cup Team.

Sports Minister Urges Everyone To Support The World Cup Team. »

7 May, 2019

Sports Minister Harin Fernando called upon all the cricket fans to rally behind the Sri Lankan team during uncertain times and support them in the upcoming Cricket World Cup to be held in the UK from May 30

Sri Lanka Cricket World Cup Squad Announced

Sri Lanka Cricket World Cup Squad Announced »

18 Apr, 2019

Today (April 18) was held at Sri Lanka Cricket Headquarters the press brief to announce the Sri Lankan team representing the ICC World Cup.

Dimuth Karunaratne Has Been Appointed Sri Lankan ODI  Captain

Dimuth Karunaratne Has Been Appointed Sri Lankan ODI Captain »

17 Apr, 2019

Dimuth Karunaratne has been named Sri Lankan ODI team captain and will lead Sri Lanka in the upcoming World Cup.

Royal College, Retains The Singer Trophy.

Royal College, Retains The Singer Trophy. »

12 Apr, 2019

Royal College Colombo emerged champions of the ‘Singer Trophy’ Under 19 division 11 inter-schools 2-day cricket tournament when they posted a first innings win over St. Anthony’s College Kandy

Thirimanne Stakes Late World Cup Claim With A Century

Thirimanne Stakes Late World Cup Claim With A Century »

12 Apr, 2019

Sri Lanka’s experienced batsman, Lahiru Thirimanne made a late attempt to catch the selectors’ eyes with a well composed century for Galle which enabled them to knock up an impressive score of 337-7 in 50 overs

Coca Cola To Throw Weight Behind Lankan Team

Coca Cola To Throw Weight Behind Lankan Team »

11 Apr, 2019

Sri Lanka’s hero of their 1996 World Cup win Aravinda de Silva and Coca Cola have a lot in common. It was Coca Cola who sponsored his brainchild Cricket Pathway for a decade and moreover, it was

CWC19 Warm – Up Tickets Are Now Available For Sale.

CWC19 Warm – Up Tickets Are Now Available For Sale. »

11 Apr, 2019

Official warm-up tickets are now on sale ahead of the 2019 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup. Tickets for the warm-up games can now

When are teams going to announce their 2019 squads of Cricket World Cup?

When are teams going to announce their 2019 squads of Cricket World Cup? »

11 Apr, 2019

Up to now, New Zealand is the only team to announce its 15-man squad for the 2019 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup, but

Malinga Roars Back by Playing Two Matches in Less than 12 Hours.

Malinga Roars Back by Playing Two Matches in Less than 12 Hours. »

5 Apr, 2019

Sri Lanka fast bowler Lasith Malinga was in devastating form for Galle on the opening day of the Super Four provincial limited-over tournament match against Kandy at Pallekele less than 12 hours after bowling Mumbai Indians to a 37-run win over Chennai Super Kings in the IPL match at Mumbai.

SLC Pumps Rs. 63m For Super Provincial One-Day Tournament

SLC Pumps Rs. 63m For Super Provincial One-Day Tournament »

3 Apr, 2019

Sri Lanka Cricket has invested Rs. 63 million to conduct the Super Provincial One-Day tournament which will be used as the criterion for selection to the 2019 Cricket World Cup in England.

The Launch of the Super Provincial One Day Tournament 2019

The Launch of the Super Provincial One Day Tournament 2019 »

2 Apr, 2019

The launch of the Super Provincial One Day ( 50 Over) Tournament, which took place in Colombo this evening.

New Chief Executive Of ICC Appointed

New Chief Executive Of ICC Appointed »

2 Apr, 2019

The International Cricket Council (ICC) yesterday announced that Manu Sawhney will assume the position of Chief Executive with immediate effect.

Malinga Will Lead Super Provincial Tournament On Return After IPL.

Malinga Will Lead Super Provincial Tournament On Return After IPL. »

2 Apr, 2019

Sri Lanka’s one-day fast bowler Lasith Malinga is due to return from his IPL commitments with Mumbai Indians

Lasith Malinga Permitted To Play In IPL

Lasith Malinga Permitted To Play In IPL »

27 Mar, 2019

Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga will now be available to the Mumbai Indians throughout April as Sri Lanka Cricket gave permission

Thomian’s Top 500 Mark For First Time

Thomian’s Top 500 Mark For First Time »

27 Mar, 2019

St.Thomas’ College Mt. Lavinia created a new record for themselves when they topped the 500-run mark for the first time in

Cambrians Wins Their Limited Over Encounter Against St. Sebastian’s

Cambrians Wins Their Limited Over Encounter Against St. Sebastian’s »

18 Mar, 2019

Prince of Wales College beat St. Sebastian’s College by three runs on Duck worth Lewis system in their 34th Limited Over cricket

Certain Players Off The Lankan Cricket Team Recalled For SA T20I Series

Certain Players Off The Lankan Cricket Team Recalled For SA T20I Series »

15 Mar, 2019

Sri Lanka has recalled leg-spinner Jeffrey Vandersay, fast bowlers Suranga Lakmal and Asitha Fernando and batsman Sadeera Samarawickrama for the three-match T20 international series against South Africa,