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Ranatunga lauds 'special team effort'

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:50:07 GMT

Sri Lanka's first World Cup-winning captain Arjuna Ranatunga lauded the team's World T20 win as a "special effort", which bodes well for their future

Durham enlist Sangakkara on short-term contract

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:56:52 GMT

Kumar Sangakkara has confirmed he will represent Durham for two to three County Championship Division One matches in preparation for Sri Lanka's tour of England

Siriwardene steps down from captaincy

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:43:51 GMT

Shasikala Siriwardene has relinquished captaincy of the Sri Lanka Women's team

Sri Lanka set to host Pakistan for Tests in August

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 03:33:19 GMT

Pakistan will play two Tests and three ODIs in Sri Lanka in August, officials from both boards have confirmed

Saracens into next SL Premier League Tournament

Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:36:01 GMT

A first-innings lead in the drawn sent Saracens Sports Club to next year's first-class tournament, while Panadura Sports Club finished a dispiriting season by moving down into the Emerging Trophy

Jayawardene, Sangakkara lash out at board

Wed, 09 Apr 2014 10:30:01 GMT

Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara have lashed out at SLC secretary Nishantha Ranatunga for his handling of the news of their retirement, soon after they landed in Sri Lanka following a victorious World T20 campaign

Nondescripts take title despite rain-hit draw

Tue, 08 Apr 2014 13:15:27 GMT

A round-up of the Premier League Tournament Super Eight matches that finished on April 6, 2014

Spin success, and Sri Lanka's Powerplay heroics

Tue, 08 Apr 2014 05:03:32 GMT

Stats review of the World Twenty 20, which again reinforced the impact that slow bowlers can have in this format

Sri Lanka set for heroes' welcome

Mon, 07 Apr 2014 15:04:41 GMT

Sri Lanka's returning World T20 champions will have an open-top parade from the Katunayake Airport to Colombo, upon their arrival from Dhaka on Tuesday, SLC has confirmed

Sri Lanka keep their emotions in check

Mon, 07 Apr 2014 05:28:16 GMT

Even at a time when yorkers were being pumped under India's bat towards the end of their innings, that Sri Lanka could fluff their lines occurred to one and all

Sri Lanka savour long-sought success

Mon, 07 Apr 2014 02:54:22 GMT

Whether through destiny or hard luck, Sri Lanka's stalwarts had the perfect sign-off from T20Is with a long-awaited world title

Yuvraj's 21-ball struggle, and SL's death bowling

Sun, 06 Apr 2014 20:18:17 GMT

Stats highlights from Sri Lanka's World T20 triumph at Mirpur

Sri Lanka's life assurance policy to the rescue again

Sun, 06 Apr 2014 20:13:55 GMT

India had no answer to the Sri Lankan bowlers at the death, particularly Lasith Malinga, whose wide yorkers were worth their weight in gold

Yuvraj innings applies Dementor kiss to India

Sun, 06 Apr 2014 20:00:25 GMT

The driving force behind two of India's world titles had a nightmarish outing, struggling to provide the big hits or Kohli the strike

Cool Sangakkara breaks final hoodoo

Sun, 06 Apr 2014 18:39:39 GMT

Cool innings from Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene made sure the final hoodoo was finally broken after the bowlers stifled India to 130 for 4

'Been a long time coming' - Sangakkara

Sun, 06 Apr 2014 17:23:15 GMT

Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene were overwhelmed to be able to sign off their T20 careers with a long-awaited trophy after overcoming India in the World T20

Virat consistent because he 'grabs his opportunities' - Dhoni

Sun, 06 Apr 2014 12:52:18 GMT

MS Dhoni has said that Virat Kohli's ability to capitalise on the opportunities given by the team management set him apart from many other players

Stats give India edge in familiar face-off

Sun, 06 Apr 2014 07:00:59 GMT

India are the only unbeaten team in the tournament, while their recent record against Sri Lanka, and in finals, is also a cause for confidence

History of heartbreak between finalists

Sun, 06 Apr 2014 03:48:08 GMT

Big matches between India and Sri Lanka have somehow left bigger scars than others; mental and emotional strength will again matter as much as the shots and the deliveries

Sammy defends wait-and-watch approach

Fri, 04 Apr 2014 03:48:04 GMT

Darren Sammy said it was disappointing to go out under the rain rule, and refused to answer when he was asked whether West Indies could afford Gayle and Samuels taking as much time as they did