Sri Lanka Cricket reported to anti-graft commission
Sri Lanka Cricket reported to anti-graft commission

Sri Lanka's cricket governing body SLC has been reported to the Commission on Bribery and Corruption on Monday.

Sanath Jayasuriya takes responsibility for Sri Lanka's Indian debacle
Sanath Jayasuriya takes responsibility for Sri Lanka's Indian debacle

The chairman of selectors Sanath Jayasuriya has taken responsibility for Sri Lanka's 0-5 thrashing in India following the sudden decision to make the tour.

Sri Lanka sports minister defends sudden Indian tour
Sri Lanka sports minister defends sudden Indian tour

 Sri Lanka sports minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage has defended the decision to undertake the unscheduled tour to India. "Some say we were attracted to the 6-7 million dollars that we will be making. It was not the reason," Aluthgamage told reporters.

Sri Lanka to investigate sex bribe claims in women`s team
Sri Lanka to investigate sex bribe claims in women`s team

Sri Lanka`s sports minister has ordered an investigation into sex bribe claims involving the national women`s cricket team, an official said Wednesday.

Sri Lanka to probe sexual bribe allegations in women's cricket
Sri Lanka to probe sexual bribe allegations in women's cricket

 Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage on Monday asked Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) board to appoint an investigative committee, led by a retired female judge, to probe into allegations that officials in women's cricket administration demanded sexual bribes to give places in the national team.

`South Africa`s U-turn forced SL to abstain from voting`

Sri Lanka Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage today said the Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) had no other choice but to abstain from voting during the ICC Board meeting in Singapore, after South Africa did U-turn on the Big Three`s plan to revamp the ICC structure.

Bangladesh series threatened by player row

Sri Lanka`s upcoming Test series against Bangladesh was thrown into disarray after the country`s cricketers refused to sign central contracts due to a pay dispute despite an extended deadline that ended today.

Sri Lanka for Lorgat report on cricket reforms

Sri Lanka Sports Minister is in agreement with Haroon Lorgat`s report, which has advocated sweeping changes to the way Sri Lanka Cricket is administered.

Sri Lanka minister wants probe on fixing allegations

Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage wants Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) to probe the match-fixing allegations involving Sri Lanka.

Sri Lanka to legislate anti-corruption cricket laws

Sri Lanka government will soon be framing anti-corruption laws to eradicate the possibility of match fixing in cricket, Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage has told the Parliament.

Sri Lanka warns life ban on doping sportsmen

Sri Lankan Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage has warned sportsmen with strict punishment, including life ban on those found guilty of doping.

Sri Lankan pacer Lasith Malinga faces ban?

After refusing to sign a contract with the Sri Lankan cricket board citing low payments recently, cricketer Lasith Malinga is at risk of being banned from the squad.

Sri Lanka Cricket to halve its staff

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC), the local governing cricket body is set to reduce its staff by more than a half.

No more day/night cricket at Dambulla stadium: Aluthgamage

The Rangiri Dambulla cricket stadium has not been dropped as an international venue althought it will not host the day/night matches, Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage told parliament on Tuesday.

SL Sports Minister appoints probe committee on SLPL deal

Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage has appointed a top level probe committee to look into the deal made by the Singapore based company, Somerset Entertainment Ventures, which promoted the aborted Sri Lanka Premier League (SLPL).

Sports Minister orders probe into SL team`s debacle

Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage has asked the head of the Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) to initiate a probe into the recent debacle of national team against South Africa.

‘Internal politics’ has put Sri Lanka cricket in "crisis": Sports Minister

Sri Lanka`s Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage has slammed the national cricket team for their poor performances, insisting that the sport in the country was in "crisis".

Sri Lanka minister orders probe into Sangakkara comments

SL`s sports minister has ordered a probe into former captain`s comments about the nation`s cricket administrators and political meddling.

Sri Lanka forms new interim cricket committee

Sri Lanka sports minister has set up a four-member Sri Lanka Cricket interim committee and vowed to save the game from the mafia.

Sri Lanka Premier League to go ahead without Indian players

Despite failing to get Indian cricketers, Sri Lanka will go ahead with its inaugural Twenty 20 Premier League with Australian and Pakistani players.