News

This page is updated by cricket fans like you. Register here to submit news articles.
Monday, December 15, 2014
Photo
Making it obvious that he will retire after the 2015 World Cup, former Sri Lankan skipper Mahela Jayawardene on Monday revealed on social media that the seventh and final ODI against England on Tuesday will be his last at home turf.
CoverDrive
Monday, December 15, 2014
Photo
Making it obvious that he will retire after the 2015 World Cup, former Sri Lankan skipper Mahela Jayawardene on Monday revealed on social media that the seventh and final ODI against England on Tuesday will be his last at home turf.
Jagath Perera
Monday, December 15, 2014
Photo
Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene are shooting stills for a clothing sponsor in April, when the photographer asks Sangakkara to stand behind his friend and pose as if helping him into a jacket. Both men get into position. Upon realising how intimate the shot would turn out...
CoverDrive
Monday, December 15, 2014
Photo
Lasith Malinga has said that he has not yet fully recovered or resumed bowling at training since his ankle surgery. Malinga underwent arthroscopic surgery in Australia in September and was expected to recover by January...
Island Cricket
Monday, December 15, 2014
Photo
While it remains a bit of myth that Sri Lanka were propelled by the explosive starts provided by Sanath Jayasuriya and Romesh Kaluwitharana in the 1996 World Cup - Kaluwitharana aggregated 73 runs at 12.16, passing 20 only twice - the pair did launch a spectacular assault on India in the league...
CoverDrive
Monday, December 15, 2014
Photo
Moors SC overcame Colts CC by 121 runs thanks to a quick Chaturanga de Silva century in their Premier Limited Overs Tournament match played at Colts grounds yesterday. He added 193 runs for the for the fourth wicket with Oshada Fernando as Moors posted 299 for five in their 50 overs...
CoverDrive
Monday, December 15, 2014
Photo
This is a continuation of the "fun article" theme. A completely irreverent look at cricket numbers. I had earlier come out with my own list of numbers and asked the readers to submit their numbers. They responded magnificently and, barring a few, one being the heart-felt tribute to Phillip Hughes...
CoverDrive
Sunday, December 14, 2014
Photo
The trio will be on a sentimental journey as the ODI series against England comes to an end. The seventh and final ODI at R. Premadasa Stadium will be the last time we will see them performing on our soil. It is at the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 in Australia and New Zealand, the sun will set.
Jagath Perera
Sunday, December 14, 2014
Photo
Sri Lanka’s Kumar Sangakkara comfortably sits on top of the batting table as Australia’s David Warner and Steven Smith have achieved career-best rankings in the latest Reliance ICC Test Player Rankings following stellar performances in the first Test against India...
CoverDrive
Sunday, December 14, 2014
Photo
Dinesh Chandimal's skills will be required if Sri Lanka are to do well at the 2015 World Cup. With just nine matches left before the tournament, will the selectors give Chandimal a longer run, but more importantly, will he be batting in the same position every time?
Island Cricket