BLOW TO ZIMBABWE AHEAD OF ICC WC QUALIFIRES

Big blow for Zimbabwe ahead of World Cup qualifiers   Former England international Gary Ballance, who recently returned to play for his native Zimbabwe, announced his retirement from professional cricket on Wednesday. Ballance had signed a two-year deal with Zimbabwe…

SRI LANKA IN BIGGEST WIN SINCE ATTAINING TEST STATUS IN 1982 OVER BABES OF TEST CRICKET -IRELAND

Jayasuriya picks up ten in the Test as Sri Lanka roll Ireland over for innings victory Ramesh Mendis returned four second-innings wickets to hasten the end and skittle Ireland for Prabhath Jayasuriya picked up three second-innings wickets to go with…

SRI LANKA POISED FOR INNINGS VICTORY OVER BABES OF TEST CRICKET IRELAND

Jayasuriya five-for stuns Ireland after SL post 591 Chandimal and Samarawickrama slammed unbeaten centuries before left-arm spinner took charge Prabath Jayasuriya picked up a five-for to stun Ireland  •  AFP/Getty Images Sri Lanka stampeded towards a big win in Galle on day…

TONS BY DIMUTH AND KUSAL DRIVE SRI LANKA TO 386 FOR 4 WICKETS

Karunaratne and K Mendis tons drive Sri Lanka on opening day Ireland picked up three quick wickets after separating pair in the final session Dimuth Karunaratne and Kusal Mendis added 281 together  •  AFP/Getty Images Sri Lanka 386 for 4 (Karunaratne 179, K…

SRI LANKA BRINGS IN NISHAN MADUSHKA AND SADEERA SAMARAWICKREMA TO OPEN AND As WICKET KEEPER

In the spotlight: Nishan Madushka and Andy McBrine Nishan Madushka has had a stratospheric few months. Despite Sri Lanka’s Test side not necessarily in the market for top-order batters, Madushka’s recent form – a double-century and two centuries against England Lions…

SRI LANKA VS IRELAND TEST IN GALLE COMMENCES TODAY LIKELY X1

Sri Lanka Vs Ireland 1st Test : SL likely XI Dimuth Karunaratne led Sri Lanka holds the aces in the historic first ever test match against minnows Ireland in the historic first ever test match between the two countries that…

FOR THE NETBALL WORLD CUP TWELVE MEMBER SQUAD ANNOUNCED

NEWS 12-member squad announced for Netball World Cup The Selection Committee of Netball has announced the final 12-member squad for the Senior Netball World Cup which is scheduled to be held in South Africa next August. The Netball Federation earlier…

SQUAD FOR FIRST TEST AGAINST IRELAND ANNOUNCED

SL squad for 1st Test against Ireland announced The following 15-member squad has been selected by the Sri Lanka Cricket Selectors to play the 1st Test Match vs. Ireland.   RELATED TOPICS:CRICKETLKASRILANKA DON’T MISSTechnical Consultative Committee

THE BLAME FOR DEFEATS AGAINST NEW ZEALAND SHOULD BEFALL PLAYERS AND COACHES

Cricketers and coaches should take the blame for defeats in NZ Sri Lanka cricket team celebrating a wicket during New Zealand cricket series Sri Lanka cricket team will play two test matches against Ireland and the series will commence on…

FOR SRI LANKA TEST SQUAD AGAINST IRELAND DUSHAN (UNCAPPED) SADEERA INCLUDED

Dushan and Sadeera in Lanka squad for Ireland Test Nishan Madushka   Uncapped player Dushan Hemantha and wicket keeper Sadeera Samarawickrama have been included in the Sri Lanka Test squad for the First Test against Ireland which will commence on…