1st Test: Alastair Cook all set to break Sachin Tendulkar's historic record against depleted Sri Lankans

1st Test: Alastair Cook all set to break Sachin Tendulkar's historic record against depleted Sri Lankans

In the absence of stalwarts like Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene, Angelo Mathews and his boys will have to play out of their skins to put a good show in the Test series.

PCB writes to Sri Lanka asking if it can host Pakistan vs West Indies series

PCB writes to Sri Lanka asking if it can host Pakistan vs West Indies series

Pakistan Cricket Board has officially written to its Sri Lankan counterpart, asking if the island nation would agree to host Pakistan's "home" series against the West Indies this year.

Kusal Perera: Sri Lankan wicketkeeper cleared to play after ICC drops doping charges

Kusal Perera: Sri Lankan wicketkeeper cleared to play after ICC drops doping charges

Perera was suspended during Sri Lanka`s tour of New Zealand but his positive doping result came from out-of-competition testing at a WADA-accredited laboratory in Doha.

Lasith Malinga: After Asia Cup and WT20, Sri Lanka pacer now ruled out of IPL 2016 with knee injury

Lasith Malinga: After Asia Cup and WT20, Sri Lanka pacer now ruled out of IPL 2016 with knee injury

The Sri Lankan fast bowler has been struggling to recuperate from a niggling knee injury.

Rangana Herath retires from limited-overs cricket, wants youngsters groomed for 2019 World Cup

Rangana Herath retires from limited-overs cricket, wants youngsters groomed for 2019 World Cup

He took 74 wickets from 71 ODIs and was a key member of Sri Lanka's 2014 World T20 campaign. 

Lasith Malinga joins Mumbai Indians squad without Sri Lanka Cricket permission; asked to explain

Lasith Malinga joins Mumbai Indians squad without Sri Lanka Cricket permission; asked to explain

Malinga and the new SLC hierarchy have been at a standoff since the Asia Cup T20 in February.

Sanath Jayasuriya set to return as chairman of Sri Lanka's selection committee

Sanath Jayasuriya set to return as chairman of Sri Lanka's selection committee

The 46-year-old Jayasuriya had stepped down from the post last year.

ICC World Twenty20 2016: South Africa vs Sri Lanka - Squads, date, time, venue, TV listing, live streaming

ICC World Twenty20 2016: South Africa vs Sri Lanka - Squads, date, time, venue, TV listing, live streaming

While defending champions Sri Lanka struggled throughout the tournament in absence of Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene, the Proteas once again disappointed their fans with a dismal show in an ICC event.

ICC World Twenty20: Sri Lanka vs Afghanistan - As it happened...

ICC World Twenty20: Sri Lanka vs Afghanistan - As it happened...

In Match 16 of ICC World Twenty20 defending champions Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan at Eden Gardens.

ICC World T20 2016: Sri Lankan cricket team Preview – Struggling defending champions need to rediscover form

ICC World T20 2016: Sri Lankan cricket team Preview – Struggling defending champions need to rediscover form

The retirements of Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene has left a huge hole in the team.

ICC World Twenty20: Winners of previous five editions

Since its inception in 2007, five editions of ICC World Twenty20 have been played so far. While India won the inaugural edition under MS Dhoni, Sri Lanka are the defending champions after they defeated India in 2014 final.

Here are the winners of all the editions:

PAK vs SL, warm-up match: Pakistan thrash clueless Sri Lanka by 15 runs in ICC World T20

PAK vs SL, warm-up match: Pakistan thrash clueless Sri Lanka by 15 runs in ICC World T20

Hafeez, who has been struggling with the bat lately, used all his experience to help Pakistan put up a challenging total.

Asia Cup 2016: 10 facts you must know ahead of the much-awaited tournament

Asia Cup 2016: 10 facts you must know ahead of the much-awaited tournament

In Asia Cup, India have played 43 matches, winning 26, losing 16 and one ending in no result.

Match-fixing scandal: Angelo Mathews records statement, wants cricket clean

Match-fixing scandal: Angelo Mathews records statement, wants cricket clean

Angelo Mathews clarified that the investigation was regarding the bookie approach.

Sri Lankan all-rounder Thisara Perera to retire from Tests

Sri Lankan all-rounder Thisara Perera to retire from Tests

Perera has played six Tests since his debut against England in 2011 at Cardiff.

Sri Lanka Cricket suspends bowler, coach over match-fixing allegations: Reports

Sri Lanka Cricket suspends bowler, coach over match-fixing allegations: Reports

The duo is subject to an investigation after claims emerged of them having links with bookmakers. 

Sri Lankan police quiz Kusal Perera, Rangana Herath over match-fixing scandal

Sri Lankan police quiz Kusal Perera, Rangana Herath over match-fixing scandal

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) sources also revealed that captain Angelo Mathews and team manager Jerry Woutersz are due to be interviewed by the FCID.

Skipper Angelo Mathews promises 'no mercy' for misconduct following 'demoralising' New Zealand tour

Skipper Angelo Mathews promises 'no mercy' for misconduct following 'demoralising' New Zealand tour

Sri Lanka lost the two-match Test series 0-2, five-match ODI series 1-3, and two-match Twenty20 series 0-2 in New Zealand.

Thilanga Sumathipala of Sri Lanka takes over as chief of Asian Cricket Council

Thilanga Sumathipala of Sri Lanka takes over as chief of Asian Cricket Council

He will replace fellow Sri Lankan Jayantha Dharmadasa.

Arjuna Ranatunga suffers embarrassing defeat in Sri Lanka Cricket election

Arjuna Ranatunga suffers embarrassing defeat in Sri Lanka Cricket election

Arjuna was also defeated in his bid to become a vice-President.