Sri Lanka women’s cricket team forced to perform sexual favours for officials
Sri Lanka women’s cricket team forced to perform sexual favours for officials

Sri Lanka's sports ministry said on Friday that an investigation had found evidence that members of the national women's cricket team had been forced to perform sexual favours for officials in order to earn or keep their places in the squad.

Sri Lanka probe finds evidence of sex bribes in women's cricket team
Sri Lanka probe finds evidence of sex bribes in women's cricket team

Sri Lanka`s sports ministry said on Friday that an investigation had found evidence that members of the national women`s cricket team had been forced to perform sexual favours for officials in order to earn or keep their places in the squad.

Sri Lanka to discipline officials over harassment of women cricketers
Sri Lanka to discipline officials over harassment of women cricketers

Sports Minister Navin Dissanayake is to institute disciplinary proceedings against officials who have been faulted in an investigation to probe sexual harassment of members of the Sri Lankan women's cricket team.

Sri Lanka Cricket elections in six months
Sri Lanka Cricket elections in six months

Elections to appoint office bearers to the governing body Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) will be held by January next year.

Champaka Ramanayake replaces Chaminda Vaas as Sri Lanka fast bowling coach
Champaka Ramanayake replaces Chaminda Vaas as Sri Lanka fast bowling coach

 Champaka Ramanayake has replaced Chaminda Vaas as Sri Lanka's fast bowling coach, Sri Lanka Cricket announced on Monday.

Chaminda Vaas resigns as Sri Lanka's bowling coach
Chaminda Vaas resigns as Sri Lanka's bowling coach

Miffed with Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC), Chaminda Vaas on Thursday resigned as the national team's bowling coach.

Sri Lanka to appoint committee to probe into cricket corruption
Sri Lanka to appoint committee to probe into cricket corruption

Sports Minister Navin Dissanayake is all set to appoint a probe committee on corruption in Sri Lankan cricket administration.

Will take time to fill up void created by Mahela Jayawardene, Kumar Sangakkara: Angelo Mathews
Will take time to fill up void created by Mahela Jayawardene, Kumar Sangakkara: Angelo Mathews

With the yoeman service Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara have given to Sri Lankan cricket for over a decade and a half, it would be difficult to find their replacements overnight, feels Angelo Mathews.

Sri Lanka accuses ICC of grave disruption
Sri Lanka accuses ICC of grave disruption

Sri Lanka`s cricket board Monday accused the world governing body of "gravely" disrupting the sport in the island by withholding its share of proceeds from World Cup tournaments.

Sri Lanka mulls options as ICC threatens to stop funds
Sri Lanka mulls options as ICC threatens to stop funds

The appointment of an interim body to run Sri Lankan cricket is in tune with laws governing the island nation, the country`s sports minister said on Friday.

Sri Lanka names new cricket selection panel
Sri Lanka names new cricket selection panel

Sports Minister Navin Dissanayake has named a new national cricket selection panel headed by Kapila Wijegunawardena, who is also a member of the new interim committee running the affairs of Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) right now.

Sri Lankan sports minister urges Kumar Sangakkara to continue for another year
Sri Lankan sports minister urges Kumar Sangakkara to continue for another year

Sri Lanka`s Kumar Sangakkara should reconsider his decision to retire from limited overs cricket and continue for another year, the country`s sports minister said on Wednesday.

Sri Lanka urges Kumar Sangakkara retirement rethink
Sri Lanka urges Kumar Sangakkara retirement rethink

Sri Lanka`s sports minister on Wednesday urged the world`s number one batsman Kumar Sangakkara to reconsider plans to retire from Test cricket and urged him to play on for another year.

No godfather in Sri Lanka Cricket now: Sports Minister
No godfather in Sri Lanka Cricket now: Sports Minister

Explaining his decision to appoint an interim committee to run the affairs of Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC), Sports Minister Navin Dissanayake said "there will be no godfather in Sri Lanka Cricket now".

Sri Lanka Cricket interim committee appointed
Sri Lanka Cricket interim committee appointed

The Minister of Sports Navin Dissanayake on Monday appointed an interim committee to run Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC).

Interim committee to run Sri Lanka Cricket
Interim committee to run Sri Lanka Cricket

Mired in controversies owing to allegations of corruption, Sri Lanka Cricket will now be run by an interim committee, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said today.

Injuries, fielding hurt Sri Lanka's chances in World Cup: Angelo Mathews
Injuries, fielding hurt Sri Lanka's chances in World Cup: Angelo Mathews

A combination of poor fielding and regularly losing players through injuries has hurt Sri Lanka's chances in the cricket World Cup, captain Angelo Mathews said on Friday.

Sri Lanka blames fitness for Cricket World Cup flop
Sri Lanka blames fitness for Cricket World Cup flop

Sri Lankan cricketing authorities blamed a lack of fitness and the poor form of the side`s top order batsmen for failing to progress beyond the quarterfinals of the World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.

Unscheduled Indian tour hurt SL WC preparations: Official
Unscheduled Indian tour hurt SL WC preparations: Official

The hurriedly arranged tour of India by Sri Lankan cricket administrators last year hurt the team's chances of going beyond the quarter-final stage of the World Cup, a former SLC co-member has said.

Mahela Jayawardene, Kumar Sangakkara thank fans for enormous support over the years
Mahela Jayawardene, Kumar Sangakkara thank fans for enormous support over the years

A day after they played their last international games for Sri Lanka in coloured jerseys, the legendary duo of Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara thanked their fans across the world for their relentless support.