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Graham Ford steps down as Sri Lanka cricket coach

Graham Ford steps down as Sri Lanka cricket coach

Under Ford, Sri Lanka won a triangular series in Zimbabwe also involving West Indies. He had been due to coach them until the World Cup in 2019.

Lasith Malinga lands in trouble after comparing Sri Lankan minister to monkey

Lasith Malinga lands in trouble after comparing Sri Lankan minister to monkey

Upon team's return from England last week, the minister reportedly ordered a fitness test and claimed to have found that most of them carry too much fat.

Ind vs SL: Twitterati hail Sri Lanka after stunning win over star-studded Men in Blue in ICC Champions Trophy

Ind vs SL: Twitterati hail Sri Lanka after stunning win over star-studded Men in Blue in ICC Champions Trophy

All four teams in the Group B now have two points going into the last round of games in which India will play top-ranked South Africa on Sunday, while Sri Lanka will meet Pakistan on Monday.

Angelo Mathews likely to miss Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy opener against South Africa

Angelo Mathews likely to miss Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy opener against South Africa

In a major blow to Sri Lanka, skipper Angelo Mathews is likely to miss his side`s Champions Trophy opening match against South Africa on Saturday because of a calf injury.

ICC CHAMPIONS TROPHY: Team Sri Lanka

The South-Asian heavyweights and semi-finalist of the last tournament, Sri Lanka surely stand a chance to inscribe their name on the trophy one again.

Kumar Sangakkara to retire from first-class cricket at end of county season

Kumar Sangakkara to retire from first-class cricket at end of county season

Sangakkara, who quit Test cricket in 2015 with 12,400 runs, is fifth on the all-time list of Test run scorers, averaging 57.40 in 134 tests.

ICC Champions Trophy: Sri Lanka's coach Graham Ford says team is eyeing upset in coveted tournament

ICC Champions Trophy: Sri Lanka's coach Graham Ford says team is eyeing upset in coveted tournament

Earlier this month, Sri Lanka hired famed South African paceman Allan Donald as a fast bowling consultant ahead of the Champions Trophy starting on June 1.

ICC Champions Trophy: Sri Lanka announce 15-man squad, Angelo Mathews named captain

ICC Champions Trophy: Sri Lanka announce 15-man squad, Angelo Mathews named captain

Chief selector Sanath Jayasuriya said Lasith Malinga was also being inducted into the squad after nearly two years and was fully fit to play in England.

1st T20I: Kusal Perera's brilliant half-century guides Sri Lanka to six-wicket win over Bangladesh

1st T20I: Kusal Perera's brilliant half-century guides Sri Lanka to six-wicket win over Bangladesh

Perera, who smashed nine fours and a six, was out in the penultimate over hoisting a catch to Soumya Sarkar at mid-off off Taskin Ahmed.

SL vs BAN: Rangana Herath to lead Sri Lanka in Test series against Bangladesh

SL vs BAN: Rangana Herath to lead Sri Lanka in Test series against Bangladesh

Herath led the Sri Lankan team to victory in November last year, with a clean sweep of 2-0 against Zimbabwe in his first series as captain.

Neck injury forces Australia's Chris Lynn out of T20 series against Sri Lanka

Neck injury forces Australia's Chris Lynn out of T20 series against Sri Lanka

The injury forced Lynn out of Australia`s one-day squad for their matches against Pakistan last month.

Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews ruled out of  Twenty20 series against Australia due to injury

Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews ruled out of Twenty20 series against Australia due to injury

The selection committee will meet on Tuesday to decide on the composition of the squad and who should replace him as skipper.

SA vs SL: Upul Tharanga to lead Sri Lanka in ODIs against Proteas; Angelo Mathews flies home due to injury

SA vs SL: Upul Tharanga to lead Sri Lanka in ODIs against Proteas; Angelo Mathews flies home due to injury

Hamstring injury in the second T- 20 on Sunday ruled Mathews out of the match forcing the skipper to make an early exit for the rest of the series.

Fit-again AB de Villiers returns to captain South Africa in ODIs against Sri Lanka

Fit-again AB de Villiers returns to captain South Africa in ODIs against Sri Lanka

South Africa are in action in the 50-over format for the first time since they whitewashed Australia 5-0 on home soil last October.

2nd ODI: Sri Lankan skipper Angelo Mathews to fly home after twisting ankle

2nd ODI: Sri Lankan skipper Angelo Mathews to fly home after twisting ankle

Mathews hit two sixes in the last over to hand Sri Lanka a series-levelling three-wicket win in Sunday`s match after suffering a 3-0 Test series whitewash to South Africa.

Angelo Mathews to lead Sri Lanka till 2019 World Cup : Sri Lanka Cricket

Angelo Mathews to lead Sri Lanka till 2019 World Cup : Sri Lanka Cricket

Board President Sumathipala stated that he remained the most suitable candidate to lead Sri Lanka at the 2019 World Cup in England.

SA vs SL, 1st Test, Day 5 – Proteas register 206-run victory over the Lankans

SA vs SL, 1st Test, Day 5 – Proteas register 206-run victory over the Lankans

Score updates and commentary of final day of 1st Test between South Africa and Sri Lanka from Port Elizabeth.

After series win against Zimbabwe, Sri Lanka brace for 'huge challenge' vs South Africa

After series win against Zimbabwe, Sri Lanka brace for 'huge challenge' vs South Africa

Sri Lanka, which also won a three-match home Test series against top ranked Australia in August, is ranked above Zimbabwe and the West Indies in both Test and ODI formats but below South Africa.

Nuwan Kulasekara: Sri Lankan all-rounder out on bail after fatal crash

Nuwan Kulasekara: Sri Lankan all-rounder out on bail after fatal crash

The right-arm medium pace bowler played 21 tests but retired from the longest format in June to focus on limited overs cricket.  

Tillakaratne Dilshan retirement: ICC congratulates Sri Lankan batsman for a successful career

Tillakaratne Dilshan retirement: ICC congratulates Sri Lankan batsman for a successful career

He scored 5,492 runs in 87 Test matches with 16 centuries and plundered 10,290 runs in 330 ODIs with 22 centuries.