India vs Sri Lanka: Murali Vijay says there is no pressure on batsmen
India vs Sri Lanka: Murali Vijay says there is no pressure on batsmen

Skipper Virat Kohli's strategy to field five bowlers would mean that six specialist batsmen can hardly afford to relax but opener Murali Vijay said there won't be any extra pressure on them when they clash with Sri Lanka in a Test series, starting next week.

Tillakaratne Dilshan becomes 4th Sri Lankan to get past 10,000-run mark in ODIs
Tillakaratne Dilshan becomes 4th Sri Lankan to get past 10,000-run mark in ODIs

Sri Lankan opener Tillakaratne Dilshan on Sunday joined an elite club of cricketers by crossing the 10,000 ODI run-mark during the 5th ODI against Pakistan at Hambantota.

India can beat Sri Lanka if they play to potential: VVS Laxman
India can beat Sri Lanka if they play to potential: VVS Laxman

Indian batting legend VVS Laxman believes that the current national cricket team is full of match-winners and if they play to their potential, they can beat Sri-Lanka in their own backyard.

On comeback trail, ​Harbhajan Singh likely to make India cut for Sri Lanka tour
On comeback trail, ​Harbhajan Singh likely to make India cut for Sri Lanka tour

Harbhajan Singh is not the quitting type. After a two-year lay-off, he has returned into the India reckoning. And don't be surprised if the off-spinner is selected for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka. The Turbanator is leaner, meaner and fitter.

India to play three Tests against Sri Lanka in August
India to play three Tests against Sri Lanka in August

India will tour Sri Lanka to play three Test matches in August and September, the cricketing boards of both the countries confirmed on Thursday.

Sanga, Mahela-less Sri Lanka stunned by Younis, Misbah's experience!
Sanga, Mahela-less Sri Lanka stunned by Younis, Misbah's experience!

Younis Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq, Pakistan's two ageless warriors once again delivered when it mattered the most as the visitors staged a spectacular fightback in the third Test against Sri Lanka to seal the series 2-1.

3rd Test: Pakistan, Sri Lanka reshuffle pack for decider
3rd Test: Pakistan, Sri Lanka reshuffle pack for decider

Pakistan and Sri Lanka will ring in several changes, most of them forced on them, in a bid to win the decisive third and final Test starting in Pallekele on Friday.

3rd Test: Sri Lanka enter new era in Pakistan decider
3rd Test: Sri Lanka enter new era in Pakistan decider

Sri Lanka will get a glimpse of a future without their batting greats when the decisive third and final Test against Pakistan begins in Pallekele on Friday.

Time for Younis Khan, Misbah-ul-Haq to call it a day: Asif Iqbal
Time for Younis Khan, Misbah-ul-Haq to call it a day: Asif Iqbal

Former Pakistan captain Asif Iqbal has advised senior batsmen Younis Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq to call it a day and pave the way for youngsters to be groomed in the national team after it lost the second cricket Test to Sri Lanka in Colombo on Monday.

Pakistan batsmen lack good technique: Muhammad Yousuf
Pakistan batsmen lack good technique: Muhammad Yousuf

Former Pakistan player Muhammad Yousuf today said the batsmen on the current Sri Lankan tour are not technically sound and that was a major reason for their failure in the second Test.

Kumar Sangakkara to retire during India series in August
Kumar Sangakkara to retire during India series in August

Sri Lanka`s batting great Kumar Sangakkara on Saturday ended speculation about his future, saying he will retire during the home series against India in August.

2nd Test, Day 3: Ahmed Shehzad, Azhar Ali lead Pakistan fightback
2nd Test, Day 3: Ahmed Shehzad, Azhar Ali lead Pakistan fightback

Pakistan`s batsmen bounced back after the first innings debacle to throw open the second Test against Sri Lanka at the P. Sara Oval in Colombo on Thursday.

Kumar Sangakkara yet to confirm Test retirement: Angelo Mathews
Kumar Sangakkara yet to confirm Test retirement: Angelo Mathews

Sri Lanka's batting great Kumar Sangakkara is still in talks with selectors to discuss his retirement from Test cricket, captain Angelo Mathews said on Wednesday.

Sachin Tendulkar voted best Test player of 21st century
Sachin Tendulkar voted best Test player of 21st century

The legend of Sachin Tendulkar once again dominated another voting round, this time conducted by Cricket Australia. The Indian batting maestro was adjudged the best Test player of the 21st century by cricket fans on an online vote.

Sri Lanka vs Pakistan, 1st Test, Day 2: Kaushal Silva, Kumar Sangakkara defy visitors
Sri Lanka vs Pakistan, 1st Test, Day 2: Kaushal Silva, Kumar Sangakkara defy visitors

Sri Lanka`s opener Kaushal Silva frustrated Pakistan with an unbeaten 80 when the rain-hit first Test finally got underway on the scheduled second day in Galle on Thursday.

Kumar Sangakkara might retire after first Test against India
Kumar Sangakkara might retire after first Test against India

Veteran Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara is likely to retire from international cricket after the first Test against India in Galle later this year.

Focus on Kumar Sangakkara as Sri Lanka face Pakistan again
Focus on Kumar Sangakkara as Sri Lanka face Pakistan again

Kumar Sangakkara will get a chance to build on his prolific Test record before retirement when familiar foes Sri Lanka and Pakistan contest their fourth series in two years from Wednesday.

Sri Lankan legend Kumar Sangakkara expected to play his final Test against India
Sri Lankan legend Kumar Sangakkara expected to play his final Test against India

Sri Lanka's successful batsman Kumar Sangakkara is expected to play his final Test match against India when the two teams meet later this year, according to Cricinfo.

Australian batsman George Bailey to play for Hobart Hurricanes
Australian batsman George Bailey to play for Hobart Hurricanes

Australia middle-order batsman George Bailey has confirmed that he has signed a two-year deal with Hobart Hurricanes in the T20 Big Bash League.

Sri Lanka name Test squad for Pakistan series
Sri Lanka name Test squad for Pakistan series

Sri Lanka Cricket on Wednesday named a 16-man squad for the three-Test home series against Pakistan starting next week: