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Friday, September 14, 2018
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Lasith Malinga, 35 and not quite at his quickest any more, is back in the Sri Lanka 50-over squad for the Asia Cup 2018, and the team expect great things from him as usual. Malinga played the last of his 204 one-day internationals in September 2017. Injuries, in the main, have kept him out of...
Neil Weerasekara
Friday, September 14, 2018
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No one can reasonably claim that Sri Lanka have mightier batsmen than India or Pakistan, but their probable top four are perhaps the most watchable bunch in the tournament. Upul Tharanga has velvet offside shots; Kusal Mendis plays serenely on the legside; Niroshan Dickwella is dynamic behind...
Jehan
Friday, September 14, 2018
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Bangladesh and Sri Lanka will add another chapter to their rivalry when they meet in the Asia Cup opener in Dubai on Saturday. One needs to look no further than the last time these two teams met, in the Nidahas Trophy, which was marred by a few incidents, to realise just how intense and fierce...
Jehan
Friday, September 14, 2018
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he Asia Cup begins on Saturday, 15 September in the United Arab Emirates. Do you know how the tournament works? We've got you covered! Six sides will be battling it out for the trophy.
Jagath Perera
Friday, September 14, 2018
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Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) officials yesterday said there was enough evidence gathered from its initial internal investigations into the alleged attempt by an employee to embezzle the US $5.5 million of funds due to SLC, to conclude that no email-hacking had taken place.
Jagath Perera
Friday, September 14, 2018
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Arjuna Ranatunga has the record for the most number of runs scored by any batsman in ODI history at No. 5 and he showed just why during Sri Lanka’s victorious 1997 Asia Cup. Ranatunga, who has been credited for propelling Sri Lanka into the upper echelons of the sport though his maverick batting st
Jagath Perera
Friday, September 14, 2018
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Lasith Malinga is fully fit and will be a key figure in Sri Lanka's Asia Cup campaign, says coach Chandika Hathurusingha. Injury-prone quick Malinga has not represented his country for over a year but has been a regular participant on domestic Twenty20 circuits
Jagath Perera
Friday, September 14, 2018
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Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) yesterday refused to disclose the name of the key suspect involved in the alleged transfer of US$ 5.5 million to a bank outside Sri Lanka. The money was due from Sony Television who bought the rights to telecast England’s tour of Sri Lanka starting next month.
Jagath Perera
Friday, September 14, 2018
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Both Bangladesh and Sri Lanka, who will kick off the latest edition of the Asia Cup, are grappling with injuries ahead of their game in Dubai on Saturday, 15 September.
Jagath Perera
Thursday, September 13, 2018
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SLC CEO Ashley De Silva revealed that an employee of former SLC President Thilanga Sumathipala had been part of the Finance Division of the SLC during this attempted fraud. Nadeeshan Withanarachchige – IT Head of Sri Lanka Cricket stated at the briefing that this fraudulent transaction has been...
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