AT ASIAN ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2023 TWO FEMALE ATHLETES WIN MEDALS

Dilhani, Gayanthika win at Asian Athletics C’ships   Two female Sri Lankan athletes have won two medals at the 2023 Asian Athletics Championships being held in Bangkok, Thailand Dilhani Lekamge has set a new national record with a throw of…

SRI LANKA WOMEN OPENERS UNBEATEN STAND OF 141 HANDS NEW ZEALAND WOMEN A TEN WICKET DEFEAT

Chamari Athapaththu’s assault hands New Zealand heavy defeat Sri Lanka’s openers chased down the target of 141 with 33 balls to spare Chamari Athapaththu struck 13 fours and two sixes in her innings  • Sri Lanka 143 for 0 (Athapaththu 80*, Samarawickrama…

TON UP FOR OSHADA BUT PAKISTAN ON TOP

SLC XI Vs Pakistan: Oshada hits 100 but Pakistan on top   Shaheen Shah Afridi took three wickets on his return to red-ball cricket as Pakistan dismissed SLC Board XI for 196 in 46.3 overs on the opening day of…

PLAYER OF THE MONTH OF JUNE NAMED BY ICC –WANINDU

Wanindu named ICC Men’s Player of the Month for June Sri Lanka spinner Wanindu Hasaranga has topped off an excellent month to claim the ICC Men’s Player of the Month award for June 2023. Hasaranga beat out strong opposition from…

FOR FINAL WIMBLEDON SHOW DOWN ALCARAZ AND DJOKOVIC ON TRACK FOR COLLISION

Alcaraz and Djokovic on track for Wimbledon final collision Novak Djokovic (left) and Carlos Alcaraz Top seed Carlos Alcaraz roared into the Wimbledon quarter-finals with a formidable display of firepower to down big-serving Italian dark horse Matteo Berrettini on Monday.…

TWO KEY CHANGES TO SRI LANKA SQUAD TO WORLD CUP SUGGESTED BY RUSSEL ARNOLD

Russel suggests two key changes to SL squad for World Cup   International Cricket Commentator Russel Arnold has suggested several changes for the Sri Lanka squad for the upcoming Cricket World Cup. According to the ICC broadcast, Russel Arnold has…

SUCCESS IN THE ICC ODI QUALIFIRES WAS DUE TO TEAM WORK

Team work was the key to our success, says Dasun Everyone in our team wanted to prove that we are a better side than before the qualifiers and came up with the best performance, said Sri Lanka white ball skipper…

SRI LANKA CRUSHED AGAIN IN SECOND T 20 TOO AGAINST NEW ZEALAND

Bates and Tahuhu pilot NZ women to easy win Opener Suzie Bates hit a superb knock of 52 in 53 balls with 6 fours while fast bowler Lea Tahuhu had excellent figures of 4 for 21 as New Zealand women…

FOR FOURTH ASHES TEST AT OLD TRAFFORD CAN AUSTRALIA PLAY BOTH MARSH AND GREEN

Old Trafford Test: can Australia fit in both Marsh and Green? What about Warner? One way to play both allrounders is by fielding an all-pace attack, but Australia last did that in 2010Will Australia replace David Warner in the fourth…

TELEVISION AND COMMENTARY DETAILS ANNOUNCED FOR ICC WC QUALIFIERS

ICC WC qualifiers: TV & Commentary details announced   The International Cricket Council today announced the details of its broadcast licensee arrangements as well as its commentary panel for the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Qualifier being hosted in Zimbabwe…