Sri Lanka

Smith, Marsh tons give Australia slender lead

August 15, 2016

Colombo: Centuries from Steve Smith and Shaun Marsh raised Australian hopes of avoiding a whitewash in the final Test against ...

Marsh, Smith keep Australia afloat in Colombo

August 15, 2016

Colombo: Half-centuries from skipper Steven Smith and Shaun Marsh kept Australia in the hunt after Dinesh Chandimal’s ton for Sri ...

Australia still in hunt, says Lyon

August 13, 2016

Colombo: Australia’s Nathan Lyon Saturday praised Dhananjaya de Silva and Dinesh Chandimal for Sri Lanka’s epic fightback on the opening ...

Struggling Aussies desperate to retain crown

August 11, 2016

Colombo: Struggling Australia face losing their crown as the world’s number one team unless they can prevent a rampant Sri ...

Vaas to identify Sri Lanka fast bowling talent

August 10, 2016

Colombo: Sri Lanka appointed its most successful pace bowler Chaminda Vaas as a coaching consultant Wednesday, tasking him with identifying ...

Grasp Sri Lanka history chance, urges Jayasuriya

August 10, 2016

Colombo: Batting legend Sanath Jayasuriya has urged Sri Lanka’s cricketers to seize the chance to make history by completing a ...

Australia’s Head gets ODI call-up in Sri ...

August 8, 2016

Galle: Left-handed batsman Travis Head was Monday added to the Australia one-day squad for the five-match series in Sri Lanka ...

Smith urges Australian spinners to step up

August 7, 2016

Galle: Australia skipper Steven Smith on Saturday asked his spinners to step up their game in the sub-continent after his ...

Sri Lanka savours historic win over Aussies

August 7, 2016

Galle: Sri Lanka’s President and former cricket legends Saturday hailed the country’s series win as historic after they comprehensively beat ...

Perera bags six as Sri Lanka clinch series

August 6, 2016

Galle: Off-spinner Dilruwan Perera bagged six wickets to fashion Sri Lanka’s historic series win over Australia Saturday as the world ...