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Sunday, September 23, 2018
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Former Sri Lanka skipper Kumar Sangakkara says that he is confident that his former mentor and current Head Coach of the national cricket team Chandika Hathurusingha will help the team come out of the current crisis. Sri Lanka made an embarrassing first round
WZRD
Sunday, September 23, 2018
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Sri Lanka's selectors have removed Angelo Mathews as ODI captain 10 months after he was asked to resume captaincy duties, and have appointed Test captain Dinesh Chandimal in his place. The move comes after Mathews attr
WZRD
Sunday, September 23, 2018
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The second T20 International between India women and Sri Lanka women was washed out Friday due to heavy showers. Electing to bowl here after the start of the match was delayed by half an hour due to rain, India made vital blows before the heavens opened up again, forcing the teams off the field
Jagath Perera
Sunday, September 23, 2018
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On the sidelines he told the Sunday Observer that there was ‘all talk and no play” in the campaign to change the set-up at Sri Lanka Cricket, one of the highest money spinning companies in the country which is today run by a stop-gap non-cricket administrator and frowned on by the ICC...
Jagath Perera
Sunday, September 23, 2018
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Sri Lanka Cricket which is now under a so-called Competent Authority cancelled a Press conference with reporters that it called to discuss the team’s ouster from the Asia Cup. The meeting was cancelled a few hours after the media was notified of the event that was scheduled for Thursday.
Jagath Perera
Sunday, September 23, 2018
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Manager of the Sri Lanka Cricket Team, Charith Senanayake, speaking exclusively to ThePapare.com stated that the media reports circulating regarding opening batsman Danushka Gunathilaka and all-rounder Shehan Jayasuriya being in trouble for their conduct during the Asia Cup 2018, is unfounded
DDJW
Sunday, September 23, 2018
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Nabi was one of millions of refugees who fled Afghanistan to Peshawar, Pakistan due to the Soviet –Afghan War. Having come there during the mid-90s, and started loving cricket that was taking place in Lahore, some 500km away from Peshawar in 1996 when Sri Lanka won the World Cup.
AngeloP
Saturday, September 22, 2018
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Former SLC secretary Nishantha Ranatunga says that there would not have been an incident like the Rs. 11 million near heist had Sports Minister Faiszer Musthapha appointed an interim cricket administration till cricket elections are called.
WZRD
Saturday, September 22, 2018
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Are national limited overs Captain Angelo Mathews’ days numbered? With his falling personal standards, can Angelo Mathews hold on to his position as captain in a broader sense? Right now his bowling is almost a thing of the past.
WZRD
Saturday, September 22, 2018
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He told this in parliament during the adjournment debate moved by the joint opposition MP Kanchana Wijesekara stating that the recent defeat was due to the issues in the cricket administration. Minister Mustapha said moving such a debate following just two defeats was an insult to the players.
Jagath Perera