Island Cricket - Home of the Sri Lanka Cricket Fan http://www.islandcricket.lk/rss.xml Home of the Sri Lanka cricket fan en Outcome of the discussion with National team by officials held today http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/outcome-of-the-discussion-with-national-team-by-officials-held-today <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/slc-cricket-logo-low-res-150x150.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> “Angelo is confident of bouncing back and winning the tournament,” the President said immediately following the meeting. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/outcome-of-the-discussion-with-national-team-by-officials-held-today#comments SLC Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:32:47 +0000 AmilaSaman 52194 at http://www.islandcricket.lk SL Cricket T20 Future http://www.islandcricket.lk/blogs/srilankacricket/luckwin/sl-cricket-t20-future <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p>As we all know we had our brand name for&nbsp;T20&#39;s&nbsp;which of cause labeled with past grates&nbsp;Mahela,&nbsp;Sanga,&nbsp;Dilshan&nbsp;even&nbsp;Herath&nbsp;use to give some demolish performa</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p><a href="http://www.islandcricket.lk/blogs/srilankacricket/luckwin/sl-cricket-t20-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.islandcricket.lk/blogs/srilankacricket/luckwin/sl-cricket-t20-future#comments Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:30:53 +0000 Luckwin 52193 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Inside Sports Sirasa TV 01st January 2017 Part 1 http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/inside-sports-sirasa-tv-01st-january-2017-part-1 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/inside-sports-sirasa-tv-01st-january-2017-part-1#comments Asela Gunaratne Dhananjaya de Silva Dimuth Karunaratne Kusal Mendis Niroshan Dickwella Upul Tharanga Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:29:17 +0000 Luckwin 52192 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Seekkuge Prasanna celebrate after getting half Century http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/seekkuge-prasanna-celebrate-after-getting-half-century <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/seekkuge-prasanna-celebrate-after-getting-half-century#comments Seekkuge Prasanna Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:23:36 +0000 Luckwin 52191 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Seekkuge Prasanna's Batting against england 2016 http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/seekkuge-prasannas-batting-against-england-2016 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/seekkuge-prasannas-batting-against-england-2016#comments Seekkuge Prasanna Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:21:27 +0000 Luckwin 52190 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Seekkuge Prasanna 95 (46) vs Ireland, Dublin, 2016 http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/seekkuge-prasanna-95-46-vs-ireland-dublin-2016-0 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/seekkuge-prasanna-95-46-vs-ireland-dublin-2016-0#comments Seekkuge Prasanna Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:19:35 +0000 Luckwin 52189 at http://www.islandcricket.lk BPL 2016 Seekkuge Prasanna 50 Runs 18 Balls http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/bpl-2016-seekkuge-prasanna-50-runs-18-balls <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/bpl-2016-seekkuge-prasanna-50-runs-18-balls#comments Seekkuge Prasanna Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:18:13 +0000 Luckwin 52188 at http://www.islandcricket.lk President Sri Lanka Cricket selects Jaffna for a new Intl’ Cricket Stadium http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/president-sri-lanka-cricket-selects-jaffna-for-new-intl-cricket-stadium <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/imagefield_default_images/defaultthumbnail.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Giving every outstanding cricketer a “just and fair” opportunity to represent Sri Lanka is the underlying theme of Sri Lanka Cricket’s ambitious National Development Plan for 2017. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/president-sri-lanka-cricket-selects-jaffna-for-new-intl-cricket-stadium#comments Angelo Mathews Kumar Sangakkara Mahela Jayawardena Sanath Jayasuriya SLC Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:08:30 +0000 Nibraz Ramzan 52187 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Pink ODI celebrates 5 years supporting breast cancer awareness http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/pink-odi-celebrates-5-years-supporting-breast-cancer-awareness <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/20170117163521.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Proteas will be dressed in pink for the third One-Day International (ODI) against Sri Lanka on Saturday, February 4 at Wanderers Stadium, with the match celebrating five years of supporting Pink D </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/pink-odi-celebrates-5-years-supporting-breast-cancer-awareness#comments Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:05:45 +0000 Maari 52186 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Lakshina pilots Peterites to victory http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/lakshina-pilots-peterites-to-victory <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/imagefield_default_images/defaultthumbnail.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The captain of St Peter’s College, Sri Lanka Schools under 19 player, Most Popular Schoolboy cricketer 2015 and runnerup in 2016 Lakshina Rodrigo scored a scintillating chanceless 138 runs and guided </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/lakshina-pilots-peterites-to-victory#comments Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:01:02 +0000 Maari 52185 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Sri Lanka’s ‘Dilscoop’ inventor Tillakaratne Dilshan signs for City Kaitak in Hong Kong T20 Blitz http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-s-dilscoop-inventor-tillakaratne-dilshan-signs-for-city-kaitak-in-ho-0 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/20170117162654.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sri Lankan dynamo Tillakaratne Dilshan – the man behind the famous “Dilscoop” shot – will bring his brand of innovative and exciting cricket to Tin Kwong Road when he lines up for City Kaitak in the H </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-s-dilscoop-inventor-tillakaratne-dilshan-signs-for-city-kaitak-in-ho-0#comments Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:57:49 +0000 Maari 52184 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Sri Lanka’s ‘Dilscoop’ inventor Tillakaratne Dilshan signs for City Kaitak in Hong Kong T20 Blitz http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-s-dilscoop-inventor-tillakaratne-dilshan-signs-for-city-kaitak-in-hon <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/imagefield_default_images/defaultthumbnail.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sri Lankan dynamo Tillakaratne Dilshan – the man behind the famous “Dilscoop” shot – will bring his brand of innovative and exciting cricket to Tin Kwong Road when he lines up for City Kaitak in the H </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-s-dilscoop-inventor-tillakaratne-dilshan-signs-for-city-kaitak-in-hon#comments SLC Tillakaratne Dilshan Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:53:40 +0000 Nibraz Ramzan 52183 at http://www.islandcricket.lk SLC convenes an emergency meeting to review Test series defeat & discuss ODI series, http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/slc-convenes-an-emergency-meeting-to-review-test-series-defeat-discuss-odi- <!-- google_ad_section_start --><!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/videos/sri-lanka/cricket/slc-convenes-an-emergency-meeting-to-review-test-series-defeat-discuss-odi-#comments Angelo Mathews Graham Ford Ranjit Fernando Sanath Jayasundara SLC Tue, 17 Jan 2017 08:25:34 +0000 Nibraz Ramzan 52182 at http://www.islandcricket.lk ඇන්ජලෝ සුවිශේෂි සේවයක් කරනවා - ග්‍රැහැම් ෆෝඩ් http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket-202 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/graham-ford-and-angelo-mathews.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> ශ්‍රී ලංකා කණ්ඩායමේ නායක ඇන්ජලෝ මැතිව්ස් නායකයෙක් ලෙස සුවිශේෂි සේවයක් කරන බව පුහුණුකරු ග්‍රැහැම් ෆෝඩ් පවසයි. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket-202#comments Angelo Mathews Graham Ford Tue, 17 Jan 2017 07:00:02 +0000 AmilaSaman 52181 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Nuwan Pradeep achieves career-best Test bowling rankings http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/nuwan-pradeep-achieves-career-best-test-bowlers-rankings <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/career.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> For Sri Lanka, the only good news is the rise of fast bowler Nuwan Pradeep, who has leaped six places to a career-best 33rd spot following figures of four for 78 in South Africa’s only innings. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/nuwan-pradeep-achieves-career-best-test-bowlers-rankings#comments Nuwan Pradeep Sri Lanka in South Africa 2016-17 Tue, 17 Jan 2017 05:56:53 +0000 Daniel Alexander 52180 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Anura Tennekoon a luminary of cricket http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/anura-tennekoon-luminary-of-cricket <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/57478.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> He was my captain when Ceylon Schools played against the All India Schools, in Colombo in the mid sixties. Anura went on to captain Sri Lanka with distinction </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/anura-tennekoon-luminary-of-cricket#comments Anura Tennekoon Tue, 17 Jan 2017 05:17:32 +0000 Luckwin 52179 at http://www.islandcricket.lk RSA Cricket Academy awards ceremony on Friday http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/rsa-cricket-academy-awards-ceremony-on-friday <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/rsa.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> RSA Cricket Academy, Kurunegala will conduct an awards ceremony as part of their 20th year anniversary celebrations at the Seasons Hotel, Kurunegala, on January 21. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/rsa-cricket-academy-awards-ceremony-on-friday#comments Rangana Herath Tue, 17 Jan 2017 05:14:55 +0000 Daniel Alexander 52178 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Ransika takes four wickets as SL U19s crush Zimbabwe http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/ransika-takes-four-wickets-as-sl-u19s-crush-zimbabwe <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/imagefield_default_images/defaultthumbnail.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sri Lanka Under-19s cruised to an eight wickets victory over Zimbabwe Under-19s after rattling the latter’s batting line up for 66 runs in the third match of the Tri National Youth tournament at Cape </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/ransika-takes-four-wickets-as-sl-u19s-crush-zimbabwe#comments Nipun Ransika SLC Tue, 17 Jan 2017 05:10:45 +0000 Luckwin 52177 at http://www.islandcricket.lk ක්රිකට් පිලේ මහා පෙරළියක් - මැතිව්ස් නායකත්වයෙන් ඉවතට? ක්රීඩකයින් කිහිපදෙනෙක් අතුරුදන්! http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket-201 <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/09angelo.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> මේ අනුව සනත් ජයසූරිය තේරීම් කමිටු සභාපති ධූරයෙන් සහ ඇන්ජලෝ මැතිව්ස් කණ්ඩායම් නායකත්වයෙන් ඉල්ලා අස්වීමට තීරණය කර ඇතැයි විශ්වාස කටයුතු ආරංචි මාර්ග සඳහන් කරයි. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket-201#comments Angelo Mathews Sanath Jayasuriya SLC Sri Lanka in South Africa 2016-17 Tue, 17 Jan 2017 03:25:08 +0000 Jeewantha 52176 at http://www.islandcricket.lk Note to Australia’s selectors: Sri Lanka and India are different countries http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-and-india-are-different-countries <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-newsthumb"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.islandcricket.lk/sites/default/files/imagecache/125pxthumbnail/newsthumb/im228age_0.jpg" alt="Photo" title="Sri Lanka cricket news" class="imagecache imagecache-125pxthumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-125pxthumbnail_default" width="125" height="125" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-news-summary"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Furthermore, India and Sri Lanka are completely different countries with wildly different geographic conditions. </div> </div> </div> <!-- google_ad_section_end --> http://www.islandcricket.lk/news/srilankacricket/sri-lanka-and-india-are-different-countries#comments Australia in Sri Lanka 2016 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:43:47 +0000 Maari 52175 at http://www.islandcricket.lk