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 Sri Lanka to a shave short of 300 on a slow surface before Akila Dananjaya’s best figures of 6 for 29 had South Africa’s line-up More...

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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...

Sylhet to debut as Bangladesh’s eighth cricket Test venue

The Sylhet International Cricket Stadium will host its first ever Test match from November 3-7 as the BCB Saturday announced the itinerary of Zimbabwe’s tour of Bangladesh. The second and final Test will be held More...

Sri Lanka-India U-19 Test Sri Lanka follow on Sooriyabandara scores century

Sri Lanka under-19’s were trailing by 250 runs with 7 wickets in hand against the Indian Under 19’s on day three of the second youth Test at MRICS in Hambantota yesterday. Sri Lanka who continued chasing the More...

France Seal Second World Cup Triumph With 4-2 Win Over Brave Croatia

When the decisive blows arrived it was the entire France squad in the victory scrum by the corner flag. Hugo Lloris, the goalkeeper, had run the entire length of the pitch. All the substitutes were disappearing More...

Chandimal, Hathurusingha out of South Africa Tests

Captain Dinesh Chandimal and two top Sri Lankan cricket officials have agreed to sit out the Test series against South Africa pending sanctions, the International Cricket Council said Thursday. Chandimal, coach More...

Umtiti header sends France into third World Cup final

ST PETERSBURG, July 10 (Reuters) – Samuel Umtiti’s 51st-minute header sent France into the World Cup final with a ruthless 1-0 win over Belgium in an absorbing first semi-final on Tuesday. Didier Deschamps’ More...

Cristiano Ronaldo’s World Cup ends as Uruguay beats Portugal

The two greatest players of this generation have been sent packing from Russia in the same day. Just hours after Lionel Messi and Argentina were eliminated from the World Cup by France, Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal More...