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Friday, March 24, 2017
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Sri Lanka Cricket selectors have included five new players in the Sri Lanka Under-19 team for the forthcoming tour of Australia. Richmond College all rounder Kamindu Mendis is leading a team of 16 for nearly a month long tour which starts on Tuesday.
WZRD
Friday, March 24, 2017
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Imagine the national cricket team being kicked out of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019! That’s quite impossible you would think for a nation that has won cricket’s most prestigious event once and has reached the finals on two occasions.
Neil Weerasekara
Friday, March 24, 2017
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Bangladesh fell three runs short of their mammoth chase of 355 runs against Sri Lanka Board (SLB) President's XI in the thrilling limited-over tour match at Colombo Cricket Club Ground on Wednesday, reports UNB. Bangladesh needed eight runs from the last three balls when Mahmudullah was at the...
Neil Weerasekara
Friday, March 24, 2017
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Some have suggested Sri Lankan cricket has entered a death spiral; others have argued that while there is cause for significant concern, there is hope yet. Whatever the case, the limited-overs series have become doubly important for Sri Lanka now. If they lose here as well, there may not be many...
Neil Weerasekara
Friday, March 24, 2017
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As if misery inflicted by the Bangladesh Cricket Team on Sri Lankans wasn't enough, their national daily The Island, termed hosts' four-wicket loss in the second Test at Colombo as the death of Sri Lankan cricket.
Che
Friday, March 24, 2017
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Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza thinks both Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are starting the three-match ODI series equal. Home advantage is an extra advantage for Sri Lanka, he also said.
Maari
Friday, March 24, 2017
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Sri Lanka ahead in terms of statistics between these two sides. But the Tigers are high on confidenceas they clinched a memorable victory in their 100th Test match.
Maari
Friday, March 24, 2017
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This has been a tough week for Sri Lankan cricket following their embarrassing four-wicket defeat to Bangladesh in the second Test match in Colombo on Sunday. Country's newspapers carried mock obituaries and called the defeat the darkest moment of Sri Lankan cricket, while the board called up...
Maari
Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Zimbabwe's cricket team will get the much-needed game time after they were invited to tour Sri Lanka in June later this year. With the leading cricket nations not keen to tour Zimbabwe, Heath Streak’s side is always short of game time.
WZRD
Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Kithuruwan Vithanage, Angelo Perera, Shehan Jayasuriya, Amila Aponso and Avishka Fernando were the five cricketers with international experience in Sri Lanka’s squad for the Emerging Teams Cup, which will be played in Chittagong from March 27 to April 3.
WZRD