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Lasith Malinga may play on beyond T20 World Cup

20 Nov 2019

Lasith Malinga may play on beyond T20 World Cup

Veteran Sri Lanka fast bowler Lasith Malinga had earlier stated that he will retire from T20Is after the ICC World T20 in 2020.

I've always been confident, says David Warner after T20I heroics

02 Nov 2019

I've always been confident, says David Warner after T20I heroics

Australian cricketer David Warner was unstoppable in the recently-concluded T20I series against Sri Lanka.

ICC posts hilarious tweet to announce rescheduling of PAK-SL ODI

28 Sep 2019

ICC posts hilarious tweet to announce rescheduling of PAK-SL ODI

The much-awaited first ODI between Pakistan and Sri Lanka in Karachi was washed out on Friday due to heavy rains.

Sri Lankan cricket squad leaves for Pakistan despite security concerns

24 Sep 2019

Sri Lankan cricket squad leaves for Pakistan despite security concerns

The Sri Lankan men's cricket squad has left for the tour of Pakistan despite security concerns.

Afridi blames IPL for Lankans opting out of Pakistan tour

20 Sep 2019

Afridi blames IPL for Lankans opting out of Pakistan tour

Former Pakistan cricket team legend Shahid Afridi has made a bizarre claim.

Why Sri Lanka players have opted out of Pakistan tour?

11 Sep 2019

Why Sri Lanka players have opted out of Pakistan tour?

Sri Lanka are scheduled to tour Pakistan for a limited-overs series, involving three ODIs and T20Is each, from September 27.

Here are the first Test centurions from every cricketing nation

07 Sep 2019

Here are the first Test centurions from every cricketing nation

Test cricket is considered to be the ultimate format of the game.

ICC T20I Rankings: Veteran Lasith Malinga gains big

07 Sep 2019

ICC T20I Rankings: Veteran Lasith Malinga gains big

Sri Lanka's veteran pacer Lasith Malinga gained big in the ICC T20I Rankings for Bowlers.

Here are the records held by Lasith Malinga in T20Is

07 Sep 2019

Here are the records held by Lasith Malinga in T20Is

Lasith Malinga is undoubtedly one of the greatest pacers ever produced by Sri Lanka.

Ranking the most memorable bowling performance in ODIs

06 Sep 2019

Ranking the most memorable bowling performance in ODIs

The 50-over cricket match, generally known as One-Day International (ODI), is the most thrilling format of the game.

Sri Lanka vs New Zealand: Preview, Dream11 and more

03 Sep 2019

Sri Lanka vs New Zealand: Preview, Dream11 and more

Sri Lanka will be out to stop New Zealand in the second T20I to be held at Pallekelle tonight.

Lasith Malinga scripts this special T20I record: Details here

02 Sep 2019

Lasith Malinga scripts this special T20I record: Details here

Veteran Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga set the record for the most T20I wickets after surpassing former Pakistan great Shahid Afridi.

Will Sri Lanka play Test cricket in Pakistan?

17 Aug 2019

Will Sri Lanka play Test cricket in Pakistan?

Test cricket could be set for a return to Pakistan after 10 years, with Sri Lanka planning to play a Test in the nation, later this year.

Lankan skipper backs India as favorites to lift World Cup

07 Jul 2019

Lankan skipper backs India as favorites to lift World Cup

Two-time champions India came up with an amazing all-round performance to trounce Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the ICC World Cup 2019 on Saturday.

ICC World Cup: Ranking the top conspiracy theories

04 Jul 2019

ICC World Cup: Ranking the top conspiracy theories

The ICC World Cup is the most prestigious cricketing tournament in the world.

List of embarrassing records scripted in the 2019 World Cup

03 Jul 2019

List of embarrassing records scripted in the 2019 World Cup

The ICC World Cup 2019 has entered its business end, as it has already witnessed a number of top clashes between world-class teams.

Sri Lanka beat Windies: Here are the records broken

02 Jul 2019

Sri Lanka beat Windies: Here are the records broken

Sri Lanka came up with an all-round performance to tame Windies by 23 runs in the match number 39 of the ICC World Cup 2019 at the Riverside Ground in Chester-le-Street on Monday.

SL vs SA: Statistical preview, pitch report and head-to-head

27 Jun 2019

SL vs SA: Statistical preview, pitch report and head-to-head

Sri Lanka and South Africa lock horns in match number 35 of the ICC World Cup 2019 on Friday.

Here is the best XI of ICC World Cup 2019

24 Jun 2019

Here is the best XI of ICC World Cup 2019

The ICC World Cup 2019 continues to get better with each passing game.

Sri Lanka vs Australia: Preview, pitch report and TV listing

14 Jun 2019

Sri Lanka vs Australia: Preview, pitch report and TV listing

Title holders Australia are all set to take on Sri Lanka in the match number 20 of the ICC World Cup 2019 at the Kennington Oval in London on Saturday.

Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka: Preview, pitch report and TV listing

10 Jun 2019

Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka: Preview, pitch report and TV listing

The ICC World Cup 2019 has already witnessed several high-octane clashes.

Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan: Here are the records broken

05 Jun 2019

Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan: Here are the records broken

Sri Lanka made sure that they learn from the mistakes of the previous game as they beat Afghanistan by 34 runs (D/L) in match number seven of the ICC World Cup 2019 at Sophia Gardens in Cardiff on Tuesday.

Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka: Tips to pick ideal Dream11

03 Jun 2019

Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka: Tips to pick ideal Dream11

Following a not so ideal start to their ICC World Cup 2019 campaign, Afghanistan and Sri Lanka lock horns in match number seven at the Sophia Gardens in Cardiff on Tuesday.

New Zealand beat Sri Lanka: Here are the records broken

01 Jun 2019

New Zealand beat Sri Lanka: Here are the records broken

New Zealand thrashed sorry Sri Lanka in match number three of the ICC World Cup 2019 on Saturday.

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka: Statistical preview, pitch report, timing

31 May 2019

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka: Statistical preview, pitch report, timing

New Zealand open their ICC World Cup 2019 campaign on Saturday against Sri Lanka at the Cardiff Wales Stadium.

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka: Decoding the winning Dream11 team

31 May 2019

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka: Decoding the winning Dream11 team

New Zealand and Sri Lanka would lock horns in match number three of the ICC World Cup 2019 on Saturday in Cardiff.

World Cup: Reasons why Sri Lanka won't qualify for semi-final

07 May 2019

World Cup: Reasons why Sri Lanka won't qualify for semi-final

The ICC World Cup 2019 is less than a month away.

Sri Lanka announce 15-member squad for 2019 World Cup

18 Apr 2019

Sri Lanka announce 15-member squad for 2019 World Cup

Sri Lanka announced the 15-member squad for the upcoming ICC World Cup 2019 to start from May 30 onwards.

Malinga to retire from international cricket after WT20 in 2020

23 Mar 2019

Malinga to retire from international cricket after WT20 in 2020

Sri Lanka's veteran fast bowler Lasith Malinga has decided that he will retire from international cricket after the ICC World T20 next year.

Proteas seal first T20I via Super Over against Lanka

20 Mar 2019

Proteas seal first T20I via Super Over against Lanka

South Africa clinched the first T20I against Sri Lanka in a dramatic fashion to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.

South Africa beat Sri Lanka in ODIs: Here're records broken

17 Mar 2019

South Africa beat Sri Lanka in ODIs: Here're records broken

South Africa bounced back from a disappointing Test series defeat to come out strong against Sri Lanka in the five-match ODI series.

Lanka become first Asian nation to win Test-series in SA

23 Feb 2019

Lanka become first Asian nation to win Test-series in SA

Sri Lanka scripted one of their biggest Test series victories away from home in the history of the game.

ICC Test Rankings: Cummins replaces Rabada as number one bowler

17 Feb 2019

ICC Test Rankings: Cummins replaces Rabada as number one bowler

South African fast bowler Kagiso Rabada dropped two places to be on third in the latest ICC Test Rankings for bowlers.

Sri Lanka beat South Africa in first Test: Records broken

17 Feb 2019

Sri Lanka beat South Africa in first Test: Records broken

Sri Lanka stunned South Africa in the first Test at the Kingsmead in Durban.

#CricketInNumbers: Statistics, records of Sri Lanka in the World Cup

06 Feb 2019

#CricketInNumbers: Statistics, records of Sri Lanka in the World Cup

The World Cup 2019 is set to start from May 30, in England and Wales.

Australia's Pucovski leaves Test squad due to mental health issues

02 Feb 2019

Australia's Pucovski leaves Test squad due to mental health issues

Australian cricketer Will Pucovski has left the Test squad to return home to focus on mental health.

AUSvsSL: Dimuth Karunaratne stretchered off after being struck on neck

02 Feb 2019

AUSvsSL: Dimuth Karunaratne stretchered off after being struck on neck

Sri Lankan batsman Dimuth Karunaratne was struck on the neck by a Pat Cummins delivery in the second match at Canberra.

Australia stitch first 300-plus stand in Tests since December 2017

01 Feb 2019

Australia stitch first 300-plus stand in Tests since December 2017

After a long time in Test cricket, the Australian cricket team showed their authority with the bat.

Sri Lanka coach Chandika Hathurusingha axed from selection panel

30 Jan 2019

Sri Lanka coach Chandika Hathurusingha axed from selection panel

In a bold step, Sri Lanka Cricket has removed coach Chandika Hathurusingha from the selection panel, ahead of the second Test against Australia.

Australia beat Sri Lanka in first Test: Here're records broken

26 Jan 2019

Australia beat Sri Lanka in first Test: Here're records broken

Australia thrashed sorry Sri Lanka by an innings and 40 runs to take a 1-0 lead in the Test series.