Squad for the Official Warm Up Game vs West Indies

Squad for the Official Warm Up Game vs West Indies »

19 Feb, 2020

The following 14 member squad has been selected to represent the ‘Board President’s XI’ to play the Warm Up Game vs West Indies, scheduled to be played on the 20th February, 2020 at the CMCG, Katunayake.

SLAF Men’s Team Wins National Club Kabaddi Championship 2020

SLAF Men’s Team Wins National Club Kabaddi Championship 2020 »

19 Feb, 2020

Sri Lanka Air Force Men’s Team defeated Sri Lanka Army Team to emerge as Champions at the National Club Kabaddi Championship 2020 held from the 14th to the 16th of February 2020 at Point Pedro Mahajana Grounds, Jaffna.

SLAF Women’s Team Wins 7th Consecutive Defence Services Volleyball Title

SLAF Women’s Team Wins 7th Consecutive Defence Services Volleyball Title »

18 Feb, 2020

SLAF Women’s Team emerged as Champions while the Men’s team became Runners Up at the Defence Services Volleyball Championship 2020.

MAS Partners Sri Lanka Cricket To Empower Women’s Cricket Team For T20 World Cup 2020

MAS Partners Sri Lanka Cricket To Empower Women’s Cricket Team For T20 World Cup 2020 »

10 Feb, 2020

Apparel giant MAS Holdings cemented its decade-long partnership with Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) with the empowerment of the national women’s cricket team ahead of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup in Australia later this month.

ICC U19 Cricket World Cup Final: Bangladesh beat India by 3 wickets (DLS)

ICC U19 Cricket World Cup Final: Bangladesh beat India by 3 wickets (DLS) »

10 Feb, 2020

Bangladesh wrote their name on the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup trophy after a rain-affected three-wicket win over previous holders India in Potchefstroom.

SLC launched an Under 15 Cricket Academy

SLC launched an Under 15 Cricket Academy »

6 Feb, 2020

Sri Lanka Cricket launched an Under 15 Cricket Academy with the sights set on building a strong team towards the U19 Cricket World Cup of 2022 and 2024.

Sri Lankan Emerging Cricketers to play Club Cricket in Australia following SLC – DDCA MOU

Sri Lankan Emerging Cricketers to play Club Cricket in Australia following SLC – DDCA MOU »

31 Jan, 2020

Starting from this year, 08 Emerging Cricketers of Sri Lanka will get an opportunity to play Club Cricket in Australia, following an MOU, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) entered into with Dandenong District Cricket Association Inc. (DDCA) of Australia.

Sri Lanka squad for ICC Women’s T20I World Cup 2020

Sri Lanka squad for ICC Women’s T20I World Cup 2020 »

31 Jan, 2020

The Minister of Education, Sports and Youth Affairs Hon. Dullas Alahapperuma approved the following 15 member Women’s National Squad to take part in the upcoming ICC Women’s T20 World Cup, which will be held in Australia from 15th February to 08th March, 2020.

SLAF Women’s Team Emerge Runners-Up at the 94th National Boxing Championship

SLAF Women’s Team Emerge Runners-Up at the 94th National Boxing Championship »

30 Jan, 2020

Sri Lanka Air Force Women’s boxing team emerged Runners-Up at the 94th National Boxing Championship organized by the Boxing Association of Sri Lanka. Tournament was held at the ROYAL- MAS Arena, Royal College, Colombo from 21st to 24th January 2020.

Army Boxers Emerged Most Successful Team

Army Boxers Emerged Most Successful Team »

25 Jan, 2020

Sri Lanka Army Male Boxing Team won the National Boxing Championship 2019 Today (24), held at Royal MAS Arena.

Serena out, Coco in as tennis sees past, future at Australian Open

Serena out, Coco in as tennis sees past, future at Australian Open »

24 Jan, 2020

American veteran Serena Williams sensationally crashed out but 15-year-old Coco Gauff went through as tennis got a glimpse of its past and future at the Australian Open on Friday.

West Indies Tour of Sri Lanka in February 2020

West Indies Tour of Sri Lanka in February 2020 »

24 Jan, 2020

The West Indies National Team will arrive in Sri Lanka on the 10th February, 2020 to play 03 ODIs and 02 T20i games.

Mathews double ton gives Sri Lanka chance to push for victory

Mathews double ton gives Sri Lanka chance to push for victory »

24 Jan, 2020

Concussion substitutes can have a significant say in the outcome of a Test. Marnus Labuschagne helped Australia draw the Ashes Test at Lord's and now is a permanent fixture in the Australian setup.

Sri Lanka vs Zimbabwe : Sri Lanka go 1-0 with comprehensive win

Sri Lanka vs Zimbabwe : Sri Lanka go 1-0 with comprehensive win »

24 Jan, 2020

Sri Lanka's bowlers were rewarded for their toil on the final day of the first Test in Harare, bowling Zimbabwe out for 170, which in turn set their batsmen a mere 14 runs to chase to go 1-0 in the two-Test series.

Spanish driver Carlos Sainz wins Dakar Rally for third time

Spanish driver Carlos Sainz wins Dakar Rally for third time »

17 Jan, 2020

Veteran Spanish driver Carlos Sainz won the Dakar Rally for the third time on Friday, finishing with a comfortable winning margin in Saudi Arabia.

Max Verstappen Extends Red Bull Contract Until 2023

Max Verstappen Extends Red Bull Contract Until 2023 »

17 Jan, 2020

Max Verstappen has signed a new contract with Red Bull until 2023, the Formula One team announced on Tuesday.

Barcelona remove Valverde and appoint Setien as successor

Barcelona remove Valverde and appoint Setien as successor »

17 Jan, 2020

Spanish champions Barcelona have sacked their coach Ernesto Valverde and appointed Quique Setien as his replacement, the club announced on Monday. The decision to remove Valverde was confirmed following a board meeting that lasted more than four hours at Camp Nou on Monday afternoon.

Sri Lankan Indoor Cricket Team wins England’s significant first overseas series

Sri Lankan Indoor Cricket Team wins England’s significant first overseas series »

17 Jan, 2020

Sri Lankan national indoor cricket team clinched their first victory of the overseas series, beating England. Sri Lanka entered the third day of the six-game tournament being played out in Birmingham leading the 3-1 series.

Sri Lanka faces Zimbabwe in 2-Test series

Sri Lanka faces Zimbabwe in 2-Test series »

17 Jan, 2020

Sri Lanka made two changes to the two-match Test series against Zimbabwe starting at Harare Sports Club on January 19, with Suranga Lakmal returning to the folding fast bowler.

Springboks skipper Kolisi wins personality of the year award

Springboks skipper Kolisi wins personality of the year award »

14 Jan, 2020

South Africa's World Cup-winning captain Siya Kolisi was voted the 2019 Rugby Union Writers' Club personality of the year on Monday. Kolisi took the prize following a poll of the RUWC's 200-plus members ahead of their annual dinner in London.

Barty survives scare to stay alive in Adelaide

Barty survives scare to stay alive in Adelaide »

14 Jan, 2020

World number one Ashleigh Barty survived a scare Tuesday before battling through her opening match at the Adelaide International to beat Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in three tough sets.

Sri Lanka tour of Zimbabwe 2020 – Itinerary

Sri Lanka tour of Zimbabwe 2020 – Itinerary »

14 Jan, 2020

Sri Lanka National Team will leave for Zimbabwe on the 16th January, 2020 to take part in a two match test series.

Sri Lanka under-19s clinched a thrilling 15-run victory over South Africa

Sri Lanka under-19s clinched a thrilling 15-run victory over South Africa »

14 Jan, 2020

The junior global showpiece will be hosted in South Africa from 17 January – 09 February After winning the toss and batting, Sri Lanka’s Navod Paranavithana played an anchoring role as regular wickets fell around him. The opener smashed an impressive 12 fours and a six during his 64-ball 68, to get his side past the 100-run mark before falling in the 24th over.

15-member Sri Lanka squad leave to South Africa ahead of ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup

15-member Sri Lanka squad leave to South Africa ahead of ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup »

14 Jan, 2020

On Thursday night, a very cheerful 15-member Sri LankaUnder-19 squad took to South Africa for the ICCUnder-19 Cricket World Cup. The world cup from January 17 to February 9 will see Sri Lanka, drawn in Group A, play their opening match on January 19 at Mangaung Oval, Bloemfontein, against reigning champions India.

Navy Inter Command Athletic Championship successfully concludes in Trincomalee

Navy Inter Command Athletic Championship successfully concludes in Trincomalee »

13 Jan, 2020

The Inter Command Athletic Championship - 2019 of the Sri Lanka Navy was held at the Naval and Maritime Academy in Trincomalee on a colorful note, on 10th and 11th January 2020. Navy athletes representing all Naval Commands put their skills to the test in track and field events over the two days of competition.

Police Sports Club beats CH & FC at the Dialog Club Rugby League 2019 / 2020

Police Sports Club beats CH & FC at the Dialog Club Rugby League 2019 / 2020 »

8 Jan, 2020

The Police Sports Club recorded another victory in the 5th week match of the Dialog Rugby League defeating the CH & FC at Police Park grounds recently. At Fulltime the Police Sport club scored 36 points with 6 tries, 3 Conversions while CH & FC scored 22 points with 4 Tries and 1 conversion.

Navy record another impressive victory at Dialog Rugby League

Navy record another impressive victory at Dialog Rugby League »

6 Jan, 2020

Navy SC cruised to a comprehensive victory beating the Air Force 24 points to 14 during another encounter of Dialog Rugby League worked off at the Navy Rugby ground in Welisara on 3rd January 2020.

Harrell’s 34 points pace Clippers NBA win over Knicks

Harrell’s 34 points pace Clippers NBA win over Knicks »

6 Jan, 2020

Montrezl Harrell scored 34 points off the bench to lead a trio of Los Angeles Clippers players scoring more than 30 in a bounce-back NBA victory Sunday over New York.

Thomas rides his luck to win Tournament of Champions in playoff

Thomas rides his luck to win Tournament of Champions in playoff »

6 Jan, 2020

Justin Thomas said he "got very lucky" after botching the last hole in regulation but holding on to win the Tournament of Champions in a playoff on Sunday, edging Patrick Reed and Xander Schauffele for his 12th US PGA Tour title.

1st T20I of India vs Sri Lanka Abandoned Due To Damp Pitch In Guwahati

1st T20I of India vs Sri Lanka Abandoned Due To Damp Pitch In Guwahati »

6 Jan, 2020

The first Twenty20 International (T20I) between India and Sri Lanka was abandoned due to damp patches on the track, with Assam Cricket Association (ACA) groundsmen failing to prevent the rain water from seeping into the covers.

Trouncing victory for Navy at Inter Club FA trophy football

Trouncing victory for Navy at Inter Club FA trophy football »

6 Jan, 2020

SL Navy Football team marked a trouncing victory over the 'Singing Fish ' team of Jaffna into 1-0, in a match kicked off at United Soccer ground in Kelaniya under Inter Club FA trophy Football tournament, on 4th January 2020.

Thomas set to tee it up at first PGA Tour event of 2020

Thomas set to tee it up at first PGA Tour event of 2020 »

2 Jan, 2020

Justin Thomas' all-around game has made him one of the hottest players on the PGA Tour and the American will try to carry that momentum into this week's Tournament of Champions, the first event of 2020.

Sri Lanka’s international cricket schedule for 2020

Sri Lanka’s international cricket schedule for 2020 »

2 Jan, 2020

The 2014 T20 World Cup winners, Sri Lanka will look to win their second T20 World Cup in the year 2020. The Sri Lankan Cricket Team witnessed many ups and downs in the last 10 years. T

Venus Williams Pulls Out Of Brisbane International

Venus Williams Pulls Out Of Brisbane International »

2 Jan, 2020

Venus Williams pulled out of the season-opening Brisbane International on Wednesday after a "setback" during practice. The American veteran said she still hoped to play at the Adelaide International later this month ahead of the Australian Open, the first Grand Slam of the year.

Arsenal beat Manchester United to give Areta maiden win

Arsenal beat Manchester United to give Areta maiden win »

2 Jan, 2020

As Arsenal's boss, Mikel Arteta earned his first victory as the Gunners produced a powerful first-half performance to beat Manchester United.

Sri Lanka T20I squad led by Lasith Malinga left to India

Sri Lanka T20I squad led by Lasith Malinga left to India »

2 Jan, 2020

Sri Lanka T20I squad led by Lasith Malinga left the island this morning for India to take part in the 3-match T20I series.

Tokyo 2020 to take measures after asbestos found at venue

Tokyo 2020 to take measures after asbestos found at venue »

1 Jan, 2020

Tokyo 2020 organizers will take “emergency countermeasures” after asbestos was found at the water polo venue for next year’s Games after initially opting against treating

Sri Lanka squad for India T20 series

Sri Lanka squad for India T20 series »

1 Jan, 2020

The Minister of Education, Sports and Youth Affairs Hon. Dullas Alahapperuma approved the following 16 member national squad to take part in the upcoming T20 series in India.

Brisbane International: Maria Sharapova handed wildcard

Brisbane International: Maria Sharapova handed wildcard »

31 Dec, 2019

Russia's Maria Sharapova will compete at the Brisbane International in January after receiving a wildcard. The 32-year-old former world number one played just 15 matches in 2019 because of a long-term shoulder injury.

Australia completed a 247-run victory over New Zealand

Australia completed a 247-run victory over New Zealand »

31 Dec, 2019

Australia completed a 247-run victory over New Zealand on the fourth day in Melbourne to win the three-Test series with one match remaining. New Zealand was dismissed for 240, despite opener Tom Blundell making 121.

Sri Lanka confirm cricket tour of Zimbabwe

Sri Lanka confirm cricket tour of Zimbabwe »

31 Dec, 2019

Sri Lanka is set to kick off a busy schedule of international cricket for the Chevrons in 2020 when they tour Zimbabwe early next month for two Test matches beginning January 16.

Thisara Perera names Major in the Sri Lankan Army

Thisara Perera names Major in the Sri Lankan Army »

31 Dec, 2019

Thisara Perera, Sri Lanka's all-rounder star, has been named Major in the Sri Lankan Army's Gajaba Regiment. He joined the Army at the invitation of Army Commander Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva, according to Perera's Twitter feed.

22nd ‘Army Para Games-2019’ Concludes Successful

22nd ‘Army Para Games-2019’ Concludes Successful »

30 Dec, 2019

The formal closing ceremony of the 22nd ‘Army Para Games-2019’, the annual exhibition of sports talents of some 700 differently able War Heroes of the Army came to a draw at Sugathadsa Sports Stadium this evening (29) with pomp and pageantry.

SriLankan Airlines enters Esports arena

SriLankan Airlines enters Esports arena »

26 Dec, 2019

SriLankan Airlines, a well-known name in a variety of sports both nationally and internationally, entered the arena of Electronic Sports or Esports recently at the Mercantile Esports Championship organized by Gamer.LK, with its team performing creditably in the face of some stiff competition from other organizations.

Charles Leclerc: Ferrari driver signs new five-year contract until 2024

Charles Leclerc: Ferrari driver signs new five-year contract until 2024 »

24 Dec, 2019

Charles Leclerc has signed a new five-year contract with Ferrari until 2024. It follows an impressive first season for the Italian team after replacing Kimi Raikkonen for the 2019 season.

Giuseppe Iachini appointed Fiorentina coach

Giuseppe Iachini appointed Fiorentina coach »

24 Dec, 2019

Giuseppe Iachini has been appointed coach of struggling Fiorentina, the Serie A club confirmed on Monday. Iachini, 55, replaces Vincenzo Montella who was sacked on Saturday with the team trailing in 15th place, three points above the relegation zone.

Novak Djokovic Says Securing Lasting Legacy Keeps Him Motivated

Novak Djokovic Says Securing Lasting Legacy Keeps Him Motivated »

24 Dec, 2019

Novak Djokovic says the main source of his motivation at this stage of his career is securing a lasting legacy rather than simply trying to win tennis matches and trophies.

Premiership table : London Irish 10-38 Bath

Premiership table : London Irish 10-38 Bath »

24 Dec, 2019

Bath scored five first-half tries to thrash London Irish and overtake them in the Premiership table. They crossed twice inside nine minutes, Beno Obano pushing over before England wing Anthony Watson hacked on an overthrown Irish line-out and slid in.

Sri Lanka wins Tri-Nation U19 series in beating England

Sri Lanka wins Tri-Nation U19 series in beating England »

24 Dec, 2019

After beating England under 19 to win the Tri-Nation Under 19 series in the Caribbean, the Sri Lanka under 19 cricketers showcase their silverware.

Pakistan clinch victory in first home Test series in a decade

Pakistan clinch victory in first home Test series in a decade »

24 Dec, 2019

Pakistan celebrated Test cricket’s return to the country after a decade with an emotional 1-0 series victory over Sri Lanka at National Stadium here on Monday after teenager Naseem Shah sparkled to help the hosts score a 263-run win in the second and final match.

England win final match by 26 runs to complete 3-0 Twenty20 series win

England win final match by 26 runs to complete 3-0 Twenty20 series win »

20 Dec, 2019

England beat Pakistan by 26 runs in the final match of the Twenty20 series to secure a 3-0 series victory in Kuala Lumpur. Captain Heather Knight top-scored with 43 as England posted 170-3.

ICC U19 Cricket World Cup launches in South Africa

ICC U19 Cricket World Cup launches in South Africa »

20 Dec, 2019

The brightest young stars of Cricket are counting down the days before they take on the best of the world after the official launch of the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2020 in South Africa.

Tokyo 2020 Olympics unveil final budget of $12.6 billion

Tokyo 2020 Olympics unveil final budget of $12.6 billion »

20 Dec, 2019

The Tokyo 2020 Olympics are expected to cost some 1.35 trillion yen ($12.6 billion), organizers said Friday, unveiling a final budget showing increased revenue balancing out extra costs including countermeasures against heat.

Pakistan fight back after Sri Lankan bowlers shine in second Test

Pakistan fight back after Sri Lankan bowlers shine in second Test »

20 Dec, 2019

Pakistan fought back after being dismissed relatively cheaply Thursday as bowlers dominated the opening day of the second Test against Sri Lanka in Karachi.

Dhananjaya ‘proud’ after fighting ton

Dhananjaya ‘proud’ after fighting ton »

19 Dec, 2019

Dhananjaya de Silva has rated his 102 not out in Rawalpindi the second-best of his six centuries, behind his maiden ton, against Australia in 2016.

Sri Lanka Navy wins State Services Netball Championship in group ‘A’

Sri Lanka Navy wins State Services Netball Championship in group ‘A’ »

19 Dec, 2019

The State Services Netball Knockout Tournament was held at the indoor stadium of Trincomalee on 17th and 18th December 2019. Sri Lanka Navy women's netball team, taking part in the tournament in group 'A', clinched the championship in the respective group.

Pakistan v England: Visitors start women’s Twenty20 series with 29-run win

Pakistan v England: Visitors start women’s Twenty20 series with 29-run win »

19 Dec, 2019

England made a winning start to the Twenty20 International series against Pakistan with a 29-run victory at Kuala Lumpur's Kinrara Oval.

Tiger Woods: Presidents Cup performance adds further to his legend

Tiger Woods: Presidents Cup performance adds further to his legend »

19 Dec, 2019

Tiger Woods added another significant line to his legend with his triumphant playing captaincy of the United States at the Presidents Cup.

Orel IT triumphs over HSBC at Gamer.LK’s Mercantile Esports showdown

Orel IT triumphs over HSBC at Gamer.LK’s Mercantile Esports showdown »

19 Dec, 2019

The largest mercantile sporting event in the country - the Mercantile Esports Championship organized by Gamer.LK and powered by Sri Lanka Telecom PLC came to a close recently at Stein Studios.

Ellyse Perry: Australia all-rounder claims double ICC award

Ellyse Perry: Australia all-rounder claims double ICC award »

19 Dec, 2019

Australian all-rounder Ellyse Perry has been named the ICC Women's Cricketer of the Year. Perry also claimed the ODI Player of the Year award after making three centuries and averaging 73.50 in 12 ODIs this year, as well as taking 21 wickets.

HUTCH Crowned Champions at Telecommunications Cricket Trophy Championship 2019

HUTCH Crowned Champions at Telecommunications Cricket Trophy Championship 2019 »

19 Dec, 2019

Hutch emerged champions at the 2019 Telecommunications Cricket Trophy Championship, organized by Sri Lanka's Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (TRCSL) Sports Association, which recently took place at the Nondescripts Cricket Club (NCC), Colombo 07.

Sri Lanka Cricket announces that the proposed Ireland Tour of Sri Lanka »

19 Dec, 2019

Sri Lanka Cricket wish to announce that the proposed Ireland Tour of Sri Lanka, which was expected to take place during the months of January / February 2020 has been postponed.

Scotland to face New Zealand & Australia at The Grange in June

Scotland to face New Zealand & Australia at The Grange in June »

18 Dec, 2019

Scotland coach Shane Burger is relishing the "exciting prospect" of his side facing New Zealand twice - as well as Australia - in June.

Sherrock makes history at World Darts Championship

Sherrock makes history at World Darts Championship »

18 Dec, 2019

Fallon Sherrock was left "buzzing" after making history by becoming the first woman to beat a man at the PDC World Darts Championship when she defeated Ted Evetts late Tuesday.

Sri Lanka Participates At The Men’s Junior Asian Hockey Federation Cup (AHF) Tournament In Oman

Sri Lanka Participates At The Men’s Junior Asian Hockey Federation Cup (AHF) Tournament In Oman »

18 Dec, 2019

Sri Lanka Junior Hockey Team participants at the Men’s Junior AHF Cup 2019 tournament being held in Muscat, Oman from 5 -14 December 2019.

Brazil’s Flamengo came from behind to beat Saudi Arabia’s Al Hilal 3-1 and reach the Club World Cup final.

Brazil’s Flamengo came from behind to beat Saudi Arabia’s Al Hilal 3-1 and reach the Club World Cup final. »

18 Dec, 2019

Brazil's Flamengo came from behind to beat Saudi Arabia's Al Hilal 3-1 and reach the Club World Cup final. - Sri Lanka News – BusinessNews.lk |Local|Business|Sports|World

Aston Villa overwhelmed Liverpool’s youngest-ever starting line-up

Aston Villa overwhelmed Liverpool’s youngest-ever starting line-up »

18 Dec, 2019

Aston Villa overwhelmed the youngest line-up of Liverpool to cruise into the Carabao Cup semi-finals. Despite senior players from the Reds in action at Wednesday's Club World Cup in Qatar, under-23 manager Neil Critchley oversaw a team that had five debutants and an average age of 19 years, six months, and three days.

Mickey Arthur says cannot stop caring about Pakistan

Mickey Arthur says cannot stop caring about Pakistan »

18 Dec, 2019

Former head coach Mickey Arthur expressed that his love for Pakistan, as well as his former charges, remained unchanged even after he was removed from the designation.

Usman Shinwari likely to miss the 2nd Test

Usman Shinwari likely to miss the 2nd Test »

18 Dec, 2019

After the damp-quib in Rawalpindi; one that was dominated by inclement weather and bad light, the action of the two-match Test series will now move to the National Stadium in Karachi as both sides aim to not only win the series but also grab 60 ICC Test Championship points.

Rajiva Wijetunge wins a bronze at Asian Masters in Malaysia

Rajiva Wijetunge wins a bronze at Asian Masters in Malaysia »

17 Dec, 2019

Rajiva Wijetunge won a Bronze Medal for Sri Lanka at the 2019 21st Asia Masters Athletics Championship in Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, Sri Lanka's Shot Putt Champion (Age Category 60–64).

Australia in command despite late collapse on day three

Australia in command despite late collapse on day three »

14 Dec, 2019

Despite Tim Southee and Neil Wagner running through the Australian batting order in the evening session, the home team was in command at the close of play on Day 3 of the Perth Test against New Zealand. Australia were 167 for 6, ahead by a sizeable 417 at stumps.

Mark Boucher named South Africa head coach until 2023 World Cup

Mark Boucher named South Africa head coach until 2023 World Cup »

14 Dec, 2019

Mark Boucher's appointment as South Africa's men's team coach was confirmed on Saturday. The former wicketkeeper-batter has been contracted until after the 2023 World Cup.

Day 4 called off at lunch time due to wet outfield

Day 4 called off at lunch time due to wet outfield »

14 Dec, 2019

Hope was in short supply at Rawalpindi on Saturday, and as such, the umpires called off play on day four around lunch time as the first Test made significant headway towards its inevitable doom.

Sri Lanka  Vs Pakistan Match today #PAKvSL

Sri Lanka Vs Pakistan Match today #PAKvSL »

11 Dec, 2019

Touring Sri Lanka Team will play the 01st Test Match vs Pakistan at Rawalpindi, today. The game is played under the ICC World Test Championship.

Hardik Pandya targets comeback during New Zealand tour

Hardik Pandya targets comeback during New Zealand tour »

10 Dec, 2019

India allrounder Hardik Pandya is targeting an international return during the tour of New Zealand which begins in the last week of January 2020. Pandya, who underwent back surgery in October, indicated that, as per the plan worked out with India's team management,

Scotland lose to United States by 38 runs in tri-series

Scotland lose to United States by 38 runs in tri-series »

10 Dec, 2019

Scotland suffered their second Cricket World Cup League 2 loss as the United States held off Shane Burger's side to win by 38 runs in Sharjah.

Russia banned from international sporting events for 4 years

Russia banned from international sporting events for 4 years »

10 Dec, 2019

Russia has been handed a four-year ban from all major sporting events by the World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada). It means the Russia flag and anthem will not be allowed at events such as the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and football’s 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

Pakistan need their guard up in Test cricket’s emotional return

Pakistan need their guard up in Test cricket’s emotional return »

10 Dec, 2019

A narrative tapestry of the kind this series presents doesn't come about every day. Test cricket in Pakistan certainly doesn't come about every day. So it's easy to get caught up in the moment. Not just for the fans, but for Pakistan's players too.

Formula 1 relax 2020 engine restrictions

Formula 1 relax 2020 engine restrictions »

9 Dec, 2019

Formula 1 has relaxed restrictions on engine usage for 2020 meaning drivers could suffer fewer grid penalties. Drivers will next year be able to use three MGU-Ks - a part of the hybrid system - one more than in 2019.

Cagliari move fourth as AC Milan get back on track

Cagliari move fourth as AC Milan get back on track »

9 Dec, 2019

Sports News Update: Daniele Ragatzu struck late as Cagliari snatched a 2-2 draw at Sassuolo to reclaim fourth spot in Serie

UK Championship 2019: Ding Junhui beats Stephen Maguire to win title

UK Championship 2019: Ding Junhui beats Stephen Maguire to win title »

9 Dec, 2019

China's Ding Junhui won his third UK Championship by dispatching Scotland's Stephen Maguire 10-6 in an absorbing final featuring seven-century breaks.

Guardiola admits Man City standards have slipped

Guardiola admits Man City standards have slipped »

9 Dec, 2019

Sports News Update: Pep Guardiola says Manchester City may no longer be able to match the standards of the best teams

Sri Lanka team arrives in Pakistan fro Test series

Sri Lanka team arrives in Pakistan fro Test series »

9 Dec, 2019

The cricket team from Sri Lanka arrived in Pakistan on Monday for their two-game Test series, with the Pakistani government giving the state guest status to the visiting team.

Simmons powers West Indies to series-levelling win

Simmons powers West Indies to series-levelling win »

9 Dec, 2019

Since burying India's T20 World Cup fortunes at the Wankhede Stadium three years ago, Lendl Simmons had gone 12 T20I innings without a 50-plus score. He put that worrying statistic to rest with a match-defining unbeaten 67

England recall Anderson, Wood, Bairstow for South Africa Tests

England recall Anderson, Wood, Bairstow for South Africa Tests »

9 Dec, 2019

Jonny Bairstow, James Anderson and Mark Wood have been recalled to England's Test squad for the four-match series in South Africa which begins on Boxing Day.

Fawad Alam recalled for Sri Lanka Tests

Fawad Alam recalled for Sri Lanka Tests »

9 Dec, 2019

Fawad Alam, the experienced batsman, was recalled to Pakistan's Test squad for the upcoming two-match Test series against Sri Lanka, starting on December 11.

Sri Lanka National Team leaves for Pakistan

Sri Lanka National Team leaves for Pakistan »

9 Dec, 2019

Sri Lanka National Team will leave for Pakistan last night ( 08th December) to take part in a two-match test series. Fast Bowler Suranga Lakmal has contracted dengue and will not travel with the team to Pakistan.

Sri Lanka Test squad for Pakistan tour

Sri Lanka Test squad for Pakistan tour »

6 Dec, 2019

Former captains Angelo Mathews and Dinesh Chandimal have been named in the 16-man Test squad announced by Sri Lanka Cricket for the upcoming tour of Pakistan. The team will leave for Pakistan on the 08th December,

Lionel Messi wins Ballon d’Or for sixth time

Lionel Messi wins Ballon d’Or for sixth time »

6 Dec, 2019

Lionel Messi won a record sixth men's Ballon d'Or award at a ceremony in Paris on Monday, beating Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk to take the honours. Now aged 32, it is Messi's first Ballon d'Or since 2015 and his sixth overall as he moves one ahead of his old rival Cristiano Ronaldo, who finished third in the voting.

Sri Lanka named Mickey Arthur as head coach

Sri Lanka named Mickey Arthur as head coach »

6 Dec, 2019

South African Mickey Arthur is to be named Sri Lanka’s head coach, replacing Chandika Hathurusingha, who was stripped of his coaching responsibilities following a disappointing World Cup, an official source said on Wednesday.

Sri Lanka secured nine gold medals so far

Sri Lanka secured nine gold medals so far »

6 Dec, 2019

Hashini Prabodha won Gold and this afternoon at the 13th South Asian Games in Nepal, Vidusha Lakshani took Silver in the Women's Triple Jump. In the medal tally on the fifth day of the 13th South Asian Games at Dasarath Stadium in Kathmandu,

Spurs’ attitude to blame for Man Utd defeat, says Alli

Spurs’ attitude to blame for Man Utd defeat, says Alli »

5 Dec, 2019

Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli says it may have been a combination of “arrogance and over-confidence” that caused his side’s 2-1 defeat by Manchester United in the Premier League on Wednesday.

Liverpool enjoy derby demolition, Leicester still chasing

Liverpool enjoy derby demolition, Leicester still chasing »

5 Dec, 2019

Liverpool’s bandwagon rolled on as they crushed Merseyside rivals Everton 5-2 at Anfield but Leicester City’s pursuit continued with a seventh successive Premier League victory to stay eight points behind on Wednesday.

SAG 2019-Bangladesh women’s cricket team won Nepal by 10 wickets

SAG 2019-Bangladesh women’s cricket team won Nepal by 10 wickets »

5 Dec, 2019

In the 13th South Asian Games, the Bangladesh women's cricket team continued their winning run, defeating Nepal by 10 wickets in their second tournament match at Pokhara today to give themselves a strong chance to make the tournament final.

Sri Lanka Cricket Awards Night in a riot of Colour

Sri Lanka Cricket Awards Night in a riot of Colour »

5 Dec, 2019

Sri Lanka Cricket’s annual Awards Night at the Waters Edge last night honored the country’s cricketers in a riot of color and pomp and pageantry to the tune of throbbing music and dance particularly accentuating on a Sinhala cricket pop song saluting our national heroes.

Sri Lanka Air Force Base Ratmalana emerged as the Inter Unit Table Tennis Champions 2019

Sri Lanka Air Force Base Ratmalana emerged as the Inter Unit Table Tennis Champions 2019 »

4 Dec, 2019

Sri Lanka Air Force Base Ratmalana emerged as the Inter Unit Table Tennis Champions 2019 defeating SLAF Regiment Training School at the AF Health Management Centre in Colombo, recently (2 December 2019).

SLC and SLT join hands to construct a new cricket ground »

21 Nov, 2019

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) and Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) signed an MOU recently to build a cricket ground on a 36 acre land, which belongs to the SLT Campus in Padukka.

eSports Gazetted as a national sport in Sri Lanka »

21 Nov, 2019

The Sports Ministry declared eSports to be a national sport, making Sri Lanka the first country in South Asia to officially recognize competitive video games as a sport.

Sri Lanka suffer 0-4 whitewash by Bangladesh »

20 Nov, 2019

Bangladesh Under the age of 19 secured a 4-0 win over Sri Lanka under the age of 19 in the Under 19 Youth ODI series when they won yesterday's fifth and final match with 50 runs in Chittagong.