Sri Lanka Cricket

Sri Lanka asks ICC to probe match-fixing claims against Pakistan, orders probe

The Sri Lankan cricket board invited Alex Marshall, the head of the ICC's Anti-Corruption Unit, to probe the claims levelled by Bandara.

published on : 25th November 2022

Gunathilaka accused of repeatedly choking Sydney woman during alleged sexual assault

The left-handed batter has been denied bail on Monday and is facing a maximum sentence of 14 years in prison. The next hearing in the case is set for January 12.

published on : 9th November 2022

Three-member committee to probe Gunathilaka incident 

The panel will seek an immediate explanation from the team manager pertaining to Gunathilaka's conduct and other incidents, it added.

published on : 8th November 2022

T20 World Cup: Marcus Stoinis powers Australia to seven-wicket win over Sri Lanka

Skipper Aaron Finch, who made a laboured 31, looked a mere bystander in the unbeaten 69-run stand with Stoinis, who made the match his own.

published on : 25th October 2022

Sri Lanka's worst economic crisis can't dim cricket crazy 'uncle Percy's' love for the game 

"For when the One Great Scorer comes to mark against your name, He writes not that you won or lost, but how you played the game," he says, quoting the American sportswriter Grantland Rice.

published on : 24th July 2022

Asia Cup set to move to UAE from Sri Lanka as protests continue to rage island nation

Although ACC has intended to keep the tournament in Colombo as it would help the tourism and hotel sector in Sri Lanka immensely, the current situation hasn’t helped its cause.

published on : 18th July 2022

Sri Lanka Cricket set to give fitting salute to late spin wizard Shane Warne

Sri Lanka Cricket's gesture is one of recognising Warne as a true friend of Sri Lanka who came to the country's aid during the 2004 tsunami devastation by flying over and visiting affected areas.

published on : 27th June 2022

Indian Women team arrives in Dambulla for white-ball series against Sri Lanka

This will be India's first international assignment since the Women's World Cup in March, where they bowed out in the group stages after a loss in the virtual quarter-final against South Africa.

published on : 19th June 2022

Sri Lanka fined 40 per cent of match fee for slow-over rate in second T20 against Australia

ICC Elite Panel of Match Referees imposed the sanction after Dasun Shanaka's side was ruled to be two overs short of the target after time allowances were taken into consideration.

published on : 10th June 2022

Malinga appointed Sri Lanka's bowling strategy coach for white-ball series against Australia 

Malinga had held the same role with the national team when the team toured Australia in February this year for a white ball series.

published on : 3rd June 2022

Sri Lankan batter Kusal Mendis taken to hospital with chest pains

Mendis appeared to be in discomfort and laid down on the field during the last over before lunch but left the field soon holding his chest.

published on : 23rd May 2022

Probability of Asia Cup 2022 being held in Sri Lanka depends on other countries: Arjuna Ranatunga

Asia Cup 2022 was scheduled to be hosted in Sri Lanka but due to the ongoing economic crisis in the country, many questions are being raised.

published on : 13th April 2022

Lasith Malinga gets one-year ban, fined for media remarks

Malinga appeared before SLC's special inquiry panel, where he accepted the charges against him and tendered an apology.

published on : 28th June 2017