Sri Lanka Cricket News

Underdone Sri Lanka dial down expectations

Underdone Sri Lanka dial down expectations

CricInfo - 29m ago

Sri Lanka arrive for an unexpected tour, lacking proper preparations and missing two key bowlers

Nepal, Hong Kong to tour Sri Lanka in November

Nepal, Hong Kong to tour Sri Lanka in November

CricInfo - 6h ago

The top four Asian Associates - Nepal, Afghanistan, Hong Kong and UAE - are set to tour Sri Lanka after the SLC approved a request from the ACC development manager...

Sharma, Pandey script big win for India A

Sharma, Pandey script big win for India A

vCricket - 8h ago

Twin centuries by Rohit Sharma and Manish Pandey helped India A beat the Sri Lankans by 88 runs in a 50-over warm-up game at the Brabourne Stadium here Thursday.

India A beat Sri Lanka by 87 runs in tour match; Rohit Sharma, Manish Pandey, Karn Sharma shine

India A beat Sri Lanka by 87 runs in tour match; Rohit Sharma, Manish Pandey, Karn Sharma shine

Cricket Country - 1d ago

Chasing 383 to win, the Lankans mustered only with Upul Tharanga (76) being the top-scorer.

CB Rewind: Mahendra Singh Dhoni at his belligerent best

CB Rewind: Mahendra Singh Dhoni at his belligerent best

Cricbuzz - 1d ago

On October 31st, 2005, Mahendra Singh Dhoni took the attack to the Sri Lankan bowlers and blasted his way to an unbeaten 183 off just 145 balls.

SLC ropes in sports psychologist

SLC ropes in sports psychologist

CricInfo - 1d ago

Sri Lanka have enlisted the help of sports psychologist and former England offspinner Jeremy Snape for their upcoming home series against England

Sri Lanka to try new talent on India tour, hints Angelo Mathews

Sri Lanka to try new talent on India tour, hints Angelo Mathews

Cricket Country - 1d ago

Mathews says in absence of Malinga and Herath, Sri Lanka will be trying out other young cricketers.

Mathews expects tough India tour

Mathews expects tough India tour

CricInfo - 1d ago

In the absence of Lasith Malinga and Rangana Herath, the Sri Lankan team management is hoping for the experienced batsmen to flourish and inexperienced bowlers to...

Sri Lanka's fringe players aim to seize opportunity

Sri Lanka's fringe players aim to seize opportunity

CricInfo - 2d ago

After five days of skills training, Sri Lanka embark on a tour of India which they feel is about as difficult a limited-overs assignment as a team could undertake.

SLC wants 'unofficial' Senanayake re-test

SLC wants 'unofficial' Senanayake re-test

CricInfo - 2d ago

Sri Lanka offspinner Sachithra Senanayake is to undergo unofficial testing of his bowling action after satisfying the SLC coaching staff with the remedial work he...

Dhawal Kulkarni to replace injured Shami for SL ODIs

Dhawal Kulkarni to replace injured Shami for SL ODIs

Cricbuzz - 3d ago

Dhawal Kulkarni has replaced the injured Mohammad Shami for the first three ODIs against Sri Lanka

Lahiru Gamage picked to tour India

Lahiru Gamage picked to tour India

CricInfo - 3d ago

Sri Lanka have left out Lahiru Thirimanne, vice-captain in their previous ODI series against Pakistan in August, from their squad for the first three games of the...

Not ideal preparation for India tour - Mathews

Not ideal preparation for India tour - Mathews

CricInfo - 3d ago

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has said his players have not had sufficient time to prepare thoroughly for the ODI series in India in November

Tharanga fifty leads SL A reply

Tharanga fifty leads SL A reply

CricInfo - 3d ago

Upul Tharanga made 77 but several of his team-mates could not build on starts as Sri Lanka A ended on 248 for 6 in reply to West India A's 282 in the third unofficial...

BCCI to meet for finalising SL series

BCCI to meet for finalising SL series

CricInfo - 10d ago

The BCCI working committee is set to formally ratify on October 21 a hastily-arranged five-match ODI series against Sri Lanka following the West Indies pullout

Rain limits play to 34 overs in Matara

Rain limits play to 34 overs in Matara

CricInfo - 11d ago

Rain held sway for a second day in a row as Sri Lanka's A's innings - the only one of the match so far - was cut short after 34 overs

Sri Lanka team awarded Frequent Flier status

Sri Lanka team awarded Frequent Flier status

Cricket Country - 12d ago

The Lankans are being offered exclusive priviledges at the behest of the BCCI.

Sanjay Patel: ECB was willing to send team to India after West Indies pull-out

Sanjay Patel: ECB was willing to send team to India after West Indies pull-out

Cricket Country - 12d ago

BCCI had agreed to a series with Sri Lanka by the time ECB sent their confirmation.

India series a chance for fringe players - Jayasuriya

India series a chance for fringe players - Jayasuriya

CricInfo - 12d ago

Sri Lanka's chairman of selectors Sanath Jayasuriya has said the five-match ODI series in India would help Sri Lanka to try out the fringe players before the World...

Arjuna Ranatunga: 1996 World Cup victory changed cricket in Sri Lanka

Arjuna Ranatunga: 1996 World Cup victory changed cricket in Sri Lanka

Cricket Country - 12d ago

Arjuna Ranatunga captained the Sri Lankan team to victory at the 1996 World Cup.