Pakistan opt for 'mission cleanup' on suspect 'chuckers'
Pakistan opt for 'mission cleanup' on suspect 'chuckers'

After the ban on ace off-spinner Saeed Ajmal, Pakistan are on 'mission cleanup' with an astonishing 28 cases of suspect bowlers being reported in the ongoing national T20 championship at the national stadium.

PCB to discuss ways to help bowlers with suspect action
PCB to discuss ways to help bowlers with suspect action

A special committee formed by the Pakistan Cricket Board to identify and help bowlers with suspect bowling actions will hold its first meeting in Lahore this weekend.

Pakistan team management yet to review video clips of Saeed Ajmal`s deliveries

Video clips of deliveries of off-spinner Saeed Ajmal are yet to be reviewed by the Pakistan team management as the ICC reported him for a suspect bowling action after the first Test of the ongoing series against Sri Lanka in Galle.

Former Pakistan players angry at team`s performance against Sri Lanka

Pakistan`s batting capitulation on the final day of the first Test against Sri Lanka has left many former players angry and red-faced.

Sri Lanka beat the rain to down Pakistan in first Test

Retiring Mahela Jayawardene took on the unusual role of opening batsman to hand Sri Lanka a thrilling seven-wicket victory on the final day of the first Test against Pakistan in Galle on Sunday.

Pakistan slip after Kumar Sangakkara`s double ton in Galle

Veteran Kumar Sangakkara hit a 200-plus score for the 10th time to light up the fourth day`s play in the first Test between Sri Lanka and Pakistan in Galle Saturday.

Sri Lanka vs Pakistan: 1st Test Preview

Rusty Pakistan and overworked Sri Lanka are set for an enthralling contest when they open a two-Test series in Galle on Wednesday, the last for the retiring Mahela Jayawardene.

Misbah-ul-Haq vows to win Lanka Test series even if it spoils Mahela Jayawardene`s farewell party

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has said that Pakistan would do whatever it takes to win the two-Test series in Sri Lanka even if it means spoiling senior batsman Mahela Jayawardene`s farewell party.

Hashim Amla heaps praise on struggling Imran Tahir

South African skipper Hashim Amla on Wednesday backed struggling leg-spinner Imran Tahir to come good, saying he had the qualities to be a match-winning bowler.

Morkel a great support bowler: Robin Jackman

Former England Test bowler Robin Jackman has described Morne Morkel as one of the best support bowlers he has seen.

Steyn charges Proteas to 153-run victory against Lanka in first Test

South African pace bowler Dale Steyn guided his side to a 153-run win over Sri Lanka as the first Test of the two-match series concluded on Sunday at Colombo.

Sri Lanka 104-3 at lunch on day three

Sri Lanka were 104-3 off 36 overs at lunch on the third day of the first Test against South Africa in Galle on Friday.

Upul Tharanga joins Sri Lanka Test squad after 7yrs

Sri Lanka`s opening batsman Upul Tharanga might make his first Test appearance in seven years after being named in the Sri Lanka squad for the two-match series against Proteas starting at Galle on July 16.

Bail granted for most Sri Lankan migrants returned by Australia

A Sri Lankan court granted bail to 27 of 41 migrants who were returned to the country by Australia after a controversial mid-sea transfer, with one of them slamming Canberra for its lack of human rights.

Sri Lanka announces planned journey for Proteas tour of Sri Lanka in July

Johannesburg: The Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) board has reportedly announced their planned journey for the South Africa squad`s tour of Sri Lanka in July, which will consist of two Test matches and three ODIs.

Mushfiqur Rahim becomes first Bangladeshi to score double ton as team posts highest Test total

Captain Mushfiqur Rahim became the first Bangladeshi batsman to score a double ton in the first test against Sri Lanka in Galle, as the tourists scored a mammoth 638 in their first innings in reply to hosts’ 570-4 declared, taking a 68 runs lead.

Dilshan to miss SL-NZ first Test

Sri Lanka suffered a big blow with opener Tillakaratne Dilshan being ruled out of the first Test against New Zealand starting in Galle from Saturday as he is yet to recover from his back injury.

Sri Lanka seek series win in landmark Test

Sri Lanka hope to celebrate 30 years in Test cricket by toppling England from the number one ranking when the second and final Test starts in Colombo on Tuesday.

USS Ford to visit Galle

USS Ford, a frigate of the Oliver Hazard Perry Class of the US Navy, will call on Sri Lanka`s southern port October 11-14.

Sri Lanka seek a batting revival

Sri Lanka were Sunday searching for solutions to their batting woes after Australia hammered them by 125 runs in the first cricket Test in Galle.