FORMER NZ PACIE MAKES BIG CALL ON MATHEESHA PATHIRANA

Former NZ great makes big call on Matheesha Pathirana   Former New Zealand all-rounder Scott Styris has said that Chennai Super Kings pacer Matheesha Pathirana could be better than legendary Sri Lanka pacer Lasith Malinga. Pathirana has been impressive for…

SRI LANKA WOMEN TRIUMPH OVER BANGLADESHI WOMEN IN RAIN SHORTENED 2nd ODI AT SSC BY 58 RUNS

Chamari, Harshitha, Oshadi guide Sri Lanka Women Two fine knocks by skipper Chamari Athapaththu and Harshitha Samarawickrama laid the foundation before a five-wicket haul by right-arm spinner Oshadi Ranasinghe ensured Sri Lanka Women recorded a convincing 58-run win over the…

NEW OWNER FOR COLOMBO TEAM ANNOUNCED FOR LANKA PREMIER LEAGUE

LPL : New team owner announced for Colombo team New York-based Skky Group takes over LPl’s Colombo franchise and renames it ‘Colombo Strikers’. Colombo – New York-based SKKY group, a leading company in a wide range of fields including hospitality,…

TRIAL OF DANUSHKA HIT BY DELAY DEMANDS PUBLIC PROSECUTOR TO PAY LEGAL COSTS

Danushka Gunathilaka’s trial hit by delay   Sri Lankan cricketer Danushka Gunathilaka will push NSW’s public prosecutor to pay legal costs after being made to wait another two weeks to submit a plea for rape charges.The 32-year-old is facing four…

WOMEN CRICKETERS OF SRI LANKA AND BANGLADESH CLASH IN 2nd ODI AT SSC

Sri Lanka and Bangladesh to fight against weather at SSC today Sri Lanka women’s team skipper Chamari Atapattu making a shot during the first ODI at P. Sara Oval grounds while Bangladesh Wicket keeper skipper Niga Sultana looks on. (pic…

VERONIKA KUDERMETOVA INTO SEMIS IN MADRID FOR FIRST TIME BEATS WORLD NO3 SEED PEGULA

WTA Madrid: Kudermetova celebrates semi-final premiere with victory against Pegula Veronika Kudermetova has reached the semifinals of a WTA Tour 1000 tournament for the first time. The Russian defeated Jessica Pegula in three sets in Madrid and now faces either…

WAR OF WORDS BETWEEN KOHLI AND GAMBHIR ( COACH OF LUCKNOW SUPER GIANTS) AFTER RCB WON BY 18 RUNS

Indian Police make fun awareness post based on Kohli-Gambhir clash   Royal Challengers Bangalore defeated Lucknow Super Giants by 18 runs at the Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium in Lucknow on Monday. However, instead of RCB’s…

SRI LANKA’S YOUNG MATHEESHA PATHIRANA”S LAST OVER IN VAIN AS PUNJAB SNATCHES WIN IN LAST BALL THRILLER

Pathirana in vain effort as Punjab snatch last-ball thriller Sikandar Raza celebrates after scoring the winning runs off Matheesha Pathirana Sri Lanka’s Matheesha Pathirana bowled a splendid last over, before Sikandar Raza scampered for three singles in the final delivery…

FLOODLIGHTS IN DAMBULLA STADIUM TO BE UPGRADED AT A HUGE COST

Dambulla stadium floodlights to be upgraded at Rs. 150 mn. cost   Sri Lanka Cricket is currently working to upgrade the floodlights system at the Dambulla International Cricket Stadium, despite the venue not hosting more than 3-4 Day and Night…

PRABATH JAYASURIYA BREAKS 71 YEAR OLD TEST RECORD BY FASTEST TO CAPTURE 50 WICKETS IN FEWER NUMBER OF TESTS

Sri Lanka spinner breaks 71-year-old Test record   Prabath Jayasuriya has taken 50 wickets in seven Tests to claim the record for reaching the mark in fewer matches than any other spinner. Sri Lanka spinner Prabath Jayasuriya smashed a 71-year-old…