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Sri Lanka Cricket snubs IPL spot-fixing probe: Reports
Sri Lanka Cricket snubs IPL spot-fixing probe: Reports

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) had opted not to assist the Justice Mudgal Committee investigating Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting scandal, according to media reports.

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 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.

Sri Lanka opt for Trevor Penney as assistant coach
Sri Lanka opt for Trevor Penney as assistant coach

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has opted for Trevor Penney, who till recently was involved with the Indian team, as an assistant to the national coach Marvan Atapattu.

Sachithra Senanayake to face Chennai 'action' test
Sachithra Senanayake to face Chennai 'action' test

 Sachithra Senanayake, the Sri Lankan off-spinner banned for illegal bowling action, is to proceed to Chennai's ICC accredited centre for suspect actions.

Sri Lanka Cricket defends decision to tour India
Sri Lanka Cricket defends decision to tour India

 Sri Lanka Cricket on Monday defended its decision to send the national team for a tour of India next month amid criticism coming from certain quarters, saying that it was taken at the best interest of the game.

Sri Lanka to host India in 2015
Sri Lanka to host India in 2015

After agreeing to tour India from Nov 1 following the the West Indies' refusal to complete the tour, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) Sunday said it will host India in a Test series instead of travelling to India in August 2015.

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.

Pakistan seek Sri Lanka help to host international cricket
Pakistan seek Sri Lanka help to host international cricket

The newly-appointed Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaheryar Khan has sought Sri Lanka's help to host international cricket again in the strife-torn country.

Marvan Atapattu takes over as Sri Lanka head coach
Marvan Atapattu takes over as Sri Lanka head coach

Former captain Marvan Atapattu became Sri Lanka`s first full-time local coach in 15 years after he was put in charge of the national cricket team on Wednesday.

Colombo wash-out shifts 2nd Sri Lanka-Pakistan ODI to Hambantota

The second one-day international between Sri Lanka and Pakistan has been advanced by a day to Tuesday and will be held at Hambantota due to heavy rain in Colombo, the Sri Lanka cricket board (SLC) said.

Lasith Malinga opts for Mumbai Indians over Sri Lankan team in CLT20

Lasith Malinga has chosen Mumbai Indians over his Sri Lankan side, Southern Express in the Champions League Twenty20 cricket tournament, scheduled to be played in September.

Sri Lanka to hunt for national coaching staff

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) will soon begin its hunt for a brand new team of coaching staff, including head coach, fielding coach and trainer.

Mahela Jayawardene to retire from Test cricket

Sad news for cricket fans as they will miss another legend of the game in the longer format. After an outstanding career of over 17 years, former Sri Lanka skipper Mahela Jayawardene is set to bid adieu to Test cricket.

Sri Lanka to coach banned spinner Senanayake

Sri Lanka`s cricket authorities decided Sunday to send off-spinner Sachithra Senanayake for intense coaching after the International Cricket Council (ICC) ruled his bowling action illegal and banned him from international matches.

Sri Lankan cricket board considering Pakistan`s invite

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) is evaluating Pakistan Cricket Board`s invitation for a short series in the foreseeable future.

Sri Lanka`s tour of Pakistan hangs in balance

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has already sent an official invitation to the Sri Lankan Cricket (SLC) for a short series but the probability of the tour taking place is 50-50 chance.

Sri Lanka pick Atapattu as interim coach

Sri Lanka Cricket on Friday named former captain Marvan Atapattu as interim head coach, making him the island nation`s seventh coach in the last four years.

Sri Lankan board not to take action against Mahela, Sanga

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) on Wednesday dropped plans to take disciplinary action against senior players Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara.