Colombo (AFP) - Sri Lanka will enact tougher laws and create a special police unit to deal with match-fixing following a TV documentary exposing global corruption in cricket, the sports minister said Thursday. Faiszer Musthapha said existing laws were ...
  News26 Jun 2018, 10:58 IST CRICKET-WIS-SRI-TESTSri Lanka's Kusal Perera had to be stretchered off in an ambulance after a nasty collision with the hoardings during the third Test between Sri Lanka and West Indies in Barbados. The incident happened in the 29th over of West Indies' second innings, who were...
The India Premier League was nominated to be held in Sri Lanka next year. The venue was decided to be shifted due to the upcoming elections in India. The United Arab Emirates and South Africa also agreed to host the event but the Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) said that Sri Lanka...
The Sri Lankan team is once again in hot waters as it managed to score only 208 runs before being all out, with pacer Hassan Ali taking five wickets during the third day-night one-day international (ODI) against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. The openers provided a solid start to...
Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan and Nurul Hasan have been fined 25% of their match fees and have received one demerit point for breaching ICC code of conduct.Shakib was found to have breached Article 2.1.1 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel, which relates...
© Provided by AFP Sumathipala is being challenged for the presidency of the cricket boardSri Lanka's Court of Appeal on Wednesday suspended elections for the crisis-ridden cricket board, whose president Thilanga Sumathipala is being challenged for the top job. The Court of Appeal suspended for two weeks a vote due...
Thilanga Sumathipala © Getty Images Colombo: Sri Lanka named a new selectors panel for the national cricket team Monday after gambling allegations against the sport’s national board president prompted government intervention. The sports ministry stepped in to manage the Sri Lanka Cricket board last week, after an appeals court suspended elections for the...
Channel NewsAsia Sri Lanka's De Silva grieving at home after father's death   REUTERS: Sri Lanka batsman Dhananjaya de Silva will not travel with the team for their West Indies tour following his father's killing, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) said on Friday. Sri Lankan media reported local politician Ranjan De Silva, 62,...
Pakistani batsman Azhar Ali completed his 5000 runs in Tests when he reached 32 not out in the day 3 of 1st Test against Sri Lanka at Abu Dhabi. He is the 4th quickest Pakistani batsmen to achieve the milestone. This was his 61st Test and he had taken 115...
Updated: Jun 04, 2018, 12:50 PM IST Colombo: Sri Lanka allrounder Dhananjaya de Silva rejoined the national team touring the West Indies after attending his father's funeral, officials said Monday. Ranjan de Silva, a local politician, was gunned down in a Colombo suburb 10 days ago on the eve of the team's departure. "National...
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