Sri Lankan Cricket Team
Cricket  /  Published 12.07.22

Australia surrender to spin & lose Test

Dinesh Chandimal smashed a maiden double hundred and Prabath Jayasuriya claimed 12 wickets in a dream debut to script Sri Lanka’s series-levelling victory by an innings and 39 runs in the second...
By Reuters in Colombo

Sports  /  Published 14.09.21

Malinga retires from cricket

: Sri Lanka pace veteran Lasith Malinga on Tuesday announced his retirement from all forms of cricket. His toe-crushing yorkers delivered from a low and distinct sling-arm action made him one of the g...
By Agencies in Colombo

Sports  /  Published 30.07.21

Sri Lanka seal series

The frailties of ‘Young India’ against disciplined spin bowling was exposed by Sri Lanka as they won the final T20I comfortably by seven wickets with 33 balls to spare in Colombo on Thursd...
By Our Bureau

Sports  /  Published 02.07.21

Series win for England

England cantered to an eight-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in the second ODI at The Oval on Thursday. With this win, they also sealed the 3-match series, taking an unassailable 2-0 lead. After restric...
By Our bureau & Agencies in Calcutta, London

Sports  /  Published 04.04.21

WI, Sri Lanka settle for draw

A return to form from Dimuth Karunararatne helped his side to a comfortable draw in the second Test against West Indies on Friday, with the Sri Lanka captain scoring an impressive 75. Chasing 377 to ...
By Agencies in North Sound (Antigua)


Sports  /  Published 14.01.21

In spin haven, seam beckons

Wet weather and the potential for a more seamer friendly wicket means England are in no rush to name their bowling attack for the first Test against Sri Lanka starting in Galle on Thursday, captain Jo...
By Reuters in Galle

Sports  /  Published 01.04.20

Triumph of billion dreams

Mahendra Singh Dhoni faced quite a poser the day before the 2011 World Cup final on April 2. “Will the players need sleeping pills,” a journalist enquired at the media conference.India’s Captain...
By Indranil Majumdar

Sports  /  Published 10.01.20

India tick right boxes

A solid 97-run opening partnership between Shikhar Dhawan and KL Rahul, a blistering finish from Manish Pandey and Shardul Thakur and an intimidating performance from the pacers helped India pull off ...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 07.01.20

Virat Kohli hails ‘clinical’ showing

Captain Virat Kohli lavished praise on Man of the Match Navdeep Saini and the rest of his teammates after India’s comprehensive seven-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in the second T20I, at the Holkar ...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 22.12.19

Fernando halts Sri Lanka slide

Sri Lanka opener Oshada Fernando struck a maiden century to delay Pakistan’s victory quest after the home team’s top four all scored hundreds in the second Test in Karachi on Sunday.Set a daunting...
By AFP in Karachi


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