Chandimal out of second Test; Suranga Lakmal named captain

Sri Lanka Captain Dinesh Chandimal has been ruled out of the second Test against England in Pallekele. Chandimal suffered a groin injury during the defeat in Galle and will be out for two weeks, which could also make him a doubt for the third Test, in Colombo, starting on November 23. Suranga Lakmal, the team’s senior pace bowler, will captain Sri More...

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Kusal Janith Perera Ruled Out Of Series Against England: Kusal Mendis Called In As Replacement

Sri Lankan batsman Kusal Janith Perera has been ruled out of the One Day series against England. SLC sources said Perera, a middle order batsman, has been advised to rest due to a side strain. He went through a More...

SLC Officially Announces Angelo Mathews And Kusal Mendis Dropped From ODI Series Against England

Sri Lanka Cricket today officially announced that former captain Angelo Mathews and Kusal Mendis have been dropped from the upcoming ODI series against England. Mathews, who was removed from captaincy earlier this More...

“I am a Scapegoat” – Angelo Mathews

Sri Lanka’s sacked skipper Angelo Mathews accused the country’s cricket board Monday of blaming him solely for the island’s humiliating exit from the Asia Cup. The 31-year-old all rounder has threatened More...

Sri Lanka Loses Dhanushka Gunathilake Too: Two Prominent Players Withdraw Even Before The Start Of Asia Cup

Sri Lanka’s opener Dhanushka Gunathilake, who was in cracking form in the domestic T20 league, has withdrawn from Asia Cip due to a lower back injury . Gunathilake who flew to Dubai with the Sri Lankan team More...

One-off T20I: Sri Lanka beat South Africa by three wickets

Sri Lanka defeated South Africa by three wickets in the one-off T20I in Colombo on Tuesday. Lakshan Sandakan led an inspired spin attack (three for 19) to help skittle out South Africa for its lowest-ever T20I total More...

Sri Lanka snatches final ODI from South Africa

An all-round dominant performance from Sri Lanka took them to a second consolation win in the series against a South African side whose depth proved shallower than comfortable. Angelo Mathews’ run-a-ball 97 propelled More...

Sri Lanka register 3-run win in rain-affected thriller

Sri Lanka scored their first victory of the ODI series as they won the fourth ODI against South Africa by three runs (DLS) runs in a rain-affected thriller in Pallekele on Wednesday. South Africa were chasing a More...

South Africa wins 3rd ODI; bags series 3-0

Reeza Hendricks struck the fastest ODI debut century as South Africa completed a 78-run victory against Sri Lanka in Kandy to seal the series. Hendricks, who replaced Aiden Markram for the visitors in the third More...

Sri Lanka has packed Test schedule Three Continents in four months

The Sri Lankan Test cricketers will be away from the country for almost three months between December and late February, with three back-to-back Test tours scheduled for the Southern Hemisphere summer. These away More...