Sri Lanka`s Kumar Sangakkara completes 13,000 ODI runs
Sri Lanka`s Kumar Sangakkara completes 13,000 ODI runs

Sri Lanka`s Kumar Sangakkara on Wednesday became only the fourth batsman in history to surpass the 13,000-run mark in one-day internationals, achieving the feat in his 386th match.

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.

Indian tour has hurt Lanka's World Cup preparation: Arjuna Ranatunga
Indian tour has hurt Lanka's World Cup preparation: Arjuna Ranatunga

Refusing to blame the players for the ODI debacle in India, World Cup winning former Sri Lanka captain Arjuna Ranatunga said the country's administrators are responsible for the fiasco which has disturbed the team's World Cup preparations as well.

Brilliant Mahela Jayawardene crosses 12,000 runs in ODI cricket
Brilliant Mahela Jayawardene crosses 12,000 runs in ODI cricket

Sri Lankan batting sensation Mahela Jayawardene, completed 12,000 runs in ODI cricket on Sunday, after scoring a ton against India in the third limited overs match in Hyderabad. Jayawardene notched up his 17th ODI ton to help the Lankans set a modest 243-run target for the Indians.

India series chance for fringe players: Sanath Jayasuriya
India series chance for fringe players: Sanath Jayasuriya

Sri Lanka Cricket's (SLC) chairman of selectors Sanath Jayasuriya on Sunday said the upcoming five-match One-Day International (ODI) series against India will help their team in trying out their fringe players before the World Cup.

India's 1983 win inspired me, says Arjuna Ranatunga
India's 1983 win inspired me, says Arjuna Ranatunga

Sri Lanka's 1996 World Cup-winning captain Arjuna Ranatunga said that India's 1983 Prudential Cup triumph inspired him to take his country to the peak of 50-over cricket.

Wish I played more Tests in Australia, England: Mahela Jayawardene

As his illustrious innings in Test cricket came to an end, the artistic Mahela Jayawardene wished he could play more matches in Australia, England and South Africa and built his reputation of being a connoisseurs delight the world over.

Mahela Jayawardene rules out politics and coaching

Mahela Jayawardene, who retired from Test cricket today after a glorious Test career, ruled himself out from entering politics or seeking a coaching position with the national team.

Buttler should have been recalled says Ranatunga

Former skipper Arjuna Ranatunga today said Sri Lanka was right to run out England`s Jos Buttler, but felt he should have been recalled in the spirit of the game.

Jayasuriya accused of attacking Lankan undergraduates

Former cricketer and a minister in the Sri Lankan government Sanath Jayasuriya, accused of leading a mob that assaulted a group of university students, today rejected the allegations levelled by the opposition JVP.

Jayasuriya accused of attacking Lankan undergraduates

Former cricketer and a minister in the Sri Lankan government Sanath Jayasuriya, accused of leading a mob that assaulted a group of university students, today rejected the allegations levelled by the opposition JVP.

I feel very let down by Sangakkara, Jayawardene: Jayasuriya

Sri Lanka Cricket chief selector Sanath Jayasuriya has expressed disappointment at not being kept in the loop as far as the retirement plans of Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene from T20 Internationals were concerned.

Statistical highlights of the Asia Cup final between Sri Lanka and Pakistan

Statistical highlights of the Asia Cup final between Sri Lanka and Pakistan

Sri Lanka cricketers refuse to sign new contracts

Sri Lankan players have refused to sign the new payment contracts as their demands of a share from the income derived through ICC events haven`t been met by the cricket board (SLC).

Sri Lanka wants big bash stars for national duty

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has asked two of its three national squad members playing in the ongoing Australian big bash to return home immediately.

Top 10 fastest ODI centuries

Fact box of the fastest centuries in one day international cricket after New Zealand all-rounder Corey Anderson set a new record Wednesday of 36 deliveries.

Sanath Jayasuriya`s wife files for divorce

Former captain and Sri Lanka Cricket selection panel`s current chairman, Sanath Jayasuriya`s wife has filed for divorce, lawyers said on Friday.

Sri Lankans will target Indian bowling: Jayasuriya

Former captain Sanath Jayasuriya said Sri Lanka will target the Indian bowlers during the Champions Trophy semifinal slated for Thursday at the Sophia Gardens here.

Only Sachin can decide on his retirement: Jayasuriya

Former Sri Lanka captain Sanath Jayasuriya on Friday said senior India cricketer Sachin Tendulkar should be allowed the freedom to take a call on his retirement from the Test format.

Jayasuriya concerned after Pune axed Mathews as captain

Sri Lanka`s national chief selector Sanath Jayasuriya on Friday said he was concerned after Angelo Mathews was dropped as skipper of struggling Pune Warriors in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL).