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Monday, June 20, 2016
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Shaminda Eranga has been discharged from hospital in Dublin after doctors found nothing unusual in the tests they had conducted on him, the Sri Lanka team management has said. Eranga had been taken to hospital when his heart-rate had spiked in the innings break of the second ODI against Ireland...
Jagath Perera
Monday, June 20, 2016
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Eoin Morgan is expecting a tough challenge when England take on Sri Lanka in five One-Day Internationals starting this week and is urging his team to continue playing good cricket. After a relatively one-sided three-Test series was won 2-0 by England, Morgan is expecting things to be much closer...
Jagath Perera
Monday, June 20, 2016
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The most recent shot played in contests between England and Sri Lanka was a vast six over midwicket, as Kusal Mendis dispatched Joe Root's offspin into the Tavern Stand during the soggy last rites of the third Test at Lord's. An irrelevance in the bigger picture, maybe, after England's thumping...
Jagath Perera
Monday, June 20, 2016
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Sri Lanka's thoughts will inevitably be with absent team-mate Shaminda Eranga, as well as the task in hand at Trent Bridge, when they begin the Royal London Series against England. Eranga is still in Dublin undergoing tests to identify the cause of the raised heart-beat...
Ryan
Monday, June 20, 2016
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Angelo Mathews has spoken of his shock at feeling Shaminda Eranga's racing heartbeat during Sri Lanka's second ODI at Malahide on Saturday. Eranga was rushed to hospital as his team-mates took to the field for the second innings of the match and remains in Ireland where he is undergoing tests to...
Jagath Perera
Monday, June 20, 2016
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"It may have been comfortable for England in the Test series but this is a different format and one England have struggled with for some time. These guys can play one-day cricket - they have a better record than England in this format and if you write them off it will be at your peril."
Neil Weerasekara
Monday, June 20, 2016
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Sri Lanka‘s legendary wicketkeeper-batsman Kumar Sangakkara on Monday became the second Sri Lankan to score 19,000 runs in First-Class cricket. He used to play First-Class cricket for Central Province, Colombo District Cricket Association, Durham, Kandurata, Marylebone Cricket Club, Nondescripts...
Neil Weerasekara
Monday, June 20, 2016
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St. Sebastian’s College, Moratuwa run-machine, Avishka Fernando has been named as the captain of the Sri Lanka U19 team for the upcoming home series against the South Africa U19s. The junior national selection committee has named a 15-member squad and 3 replacements for the first Youth Test
DDJW
Sunday, June 19, 2016
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Chris Gayle crashed a 37-ball half-century as Somerset cruised to their second NatWest T20 Blast success of the season with a six-wicket win against South Group rivals Hampshire at Taunton. Mahela Jayawardene provided substantial support and then saw Somerset home with an unbeaten 45 off 32...
WZRD
Sunday, June 19, 2016
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The Commonwealth Bank Southern Stars are hoping an eight-day spin intensive in Brisbane will give them a big advantage when they tour Sri Lanka later this year. The Australian squad will spend the next week focusing on all things tweak at the Bupa National Cricket Centre in Brisbane.
Jagath Perera