Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka ‘sold’ 2011 cricket World...

June 20, 2020

Colombo: Sri Lanka “sold” the 2011 World Cup final to India, the country’s former sports minister said Thursday, reviving one ...

Sri Lanka sports ministry likely to approach IC...

June 20, 2020

Karachi: The sports ministry of Sri Lanka is likely to reach out to the International Cricket Council (ICC) with a ...

Sri Lanka seeks government nod for Asia Cup hos...

June 9, 2020

Karachi: The Asia Cup cricket tournament, scheduled to be hosted in Pakistan in September this year, is most likely to ...

Kumar Sangakkar’s term as president of MC...

May 6, 2020

THE COMMITTEE OF MCC HAS TODAY ANNOUNCED ITS INTENTION TO OFFER THE CLUB’S PRESIDENT, KUMAR SANGAKKARA, A FURTHER YEAR IN ...

Lakmal sets up Sri Lanka win in first Test agai...

January 24, 2020

Suranga Lakmal took four for 27 to set up Sri Lanka for a 10-wicket win over Zimbabwe in the first ...

Karunaratne’s ton leads Sri Lanka to New ...

August 19, 2019

Galle: Captain Dimuth Karunaratne scored 122 as Sri Lanka chased down 268 for the loss of just four wickets to ...

Sri Lanka to dedicate third Bangladesh ODI to K...

July 30, 2019

Colombo: Sri Lanka will dedicate Wednesday’s third one-day international against Bangladesh to fast bowler Nuwan Kulasekara who recently announced his ...

ICC charges Sri Lanka bowler Lokuhettige over c...

April 4, 2019

Colombo: Cricket’s world body on Thursday charged suspended former Sri Lanka fast bowler Dilhara Lokuhettige over three new match corruption accusations. ...

Sri Lanka skipper fined after drink-driving crash

April 3, 2019

Colombo: Sri Lanka’s cricket board Wednesday fined captain Dimuth Karunaratne $7,000 after he was arrested for drink-driving, with the player also ...

Sri Lanka Test captain arrested after traffic a...

April 1, 2019

Colombo: Sri Lankan Test cricket captain Dimuth Karunaratne has been arrested and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol after ...