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ICC World Cup 2019: New Zealand aim for confident start against Sri Lanka

The Black Caps were taken for plenty by the West Indies in their final warm-up match where they squandered 421 runs and eventually lost the match by 91 runs. 

May 31, 2019, 20:26 PM IST

Marnus Labuschagne, Travis Head put Australia ahead in Brisbane against Sri Lanka

Head (84) and Labuschagne (81) featured in a 166-run stand for the fifth wicket, surpassing the 112-run stand between Marcus Harris and Aaron Finch in the Perth test against India as Australia's best this season.

Jan 25, 2019, 17:58 PM IST

Bowlers put Australia in command in Brisbane Test against Sri Lanka

Pat Cummins and Jhye Richardson were the pick of the Australian bowlers, as Sri Lanka was bundled out in just 56.4 overs.

Jan 24, 2019, 17:03 PM IST

Sri Lanka vs England: Joe Root wins toss again, England bat in Colombo

Suranga Lakmal will continue to lead the hosts in the absence of regular skipper Dinesh Chandimal, who has not recovered from a groin injury.

Nov 23, 2018, 12:08 PM IST

Sri Lanka bat, South Africa to face spin test in 2nd Test

Sri Lanka captain Suranga Lakmal won the toss and elected to bat in the second and final Test as the hosts seek a 2-0 whitewash against a South African team who face another trial by spin.

Jul 20, 2018, 14:33 PM IST

Shane Dowrich rescues West Indies in 3rd Test against Sri Lanka with an unbeaten half-century

Having already played a vital role in the series with an unbeaten 125 that rescued the West Indies in the first innings of the series in Trinidad two weeks earlier, the wicketkeeper-batsman rich vein of form continued on his home ground Saturday at the Kensington Oval.

Jun 24, 2018, 10:50 AM IST

Sri Lanka bowler Suranga Lakmal named skipper for final Test vs West Indies

The decision to name Lakmal as skipper comes after Dinesh Chandimal was banned by ICC for a Level 3 offence.

Jun 23, 2018, 14:13 PM IST

Sri Lanka's Angelo Mathews, Suranga Lakmal cleared for West Indies tour

Sri Lanka's former skipper Angelo Mathews and medium pacer Suranga Lakmal have been declared fit for the three-match Test series against the West Indies, the cricket board said Thursday.

May 17, 2018, 19:56 PM IST

2nd Test: Bangladesh 56-4 at stumps on Day 1 against Sri Lanka

Bangladesh were 56-4 at stumps after bowling out Sri Lanka for 222 runs on the opening day of the second and final Test in Dhaka on Thursday.

Feb 08, 2018, 18:12 PM IST

Sri Lanka name Suranga Lakmal vice-captain for Bangladesh Test series

Fast bowler Suranga Lakmal has been named the vice-captain for the Bangladesh Test series, Sri Lanka Cricket announced here on Saturday.

Jan 13, 2018, 14:05 PM IST

India vs Sri Lanka: No Lasith Malinga in T20I squad, Suranga Lakmal rested

The first match will be played at Cuttack on December 20 followed by matches in Indore and Mumbai on December 22 and 24 respectively.

Dec 15, 2017, 20:15 PM IST

India vs Sri Lanka, 1st ODI: Thisara Perera lauds Suranga Lakmal after Sri Lanka's emphatic ODI win

Lakmal returned career-best ODI figures of 4-13 to help dismiss India for just 112, with Sri Lanka achieving the target in 20.4 overs and taking a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.

Dec 10, 2017, 18:33 PM IST

India vs Sri Lanka, 1st ODI: MS Dhoni hits monster sixes during his Dharamshala masterclass — Watch

Put into bat, India got off to a worst possible start, losing opener Shikhar Dhawan in the second over with the scoreboard still reading a big naught. But it was only the beginning of the horror show.

Dec 10, 2017, 15:32 PM IST

India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: 'Ignorant' Ravindra Jadeja leaves everyone in splits in Delhi on the eve of his 29th birthday — Video

Jadeja is playing his 35th Test match, and the celebrated all-rounder has taken 160 wickets in those 34 matches. He also scored 1167 runs.

Dec 06, 2017, 11:02 AM IST

India vs Sri Lanka: Suranga Lakmal vomits, Delhi may lose winter Tests

Delhi`s government last month ordered schools to shut temporarily after pollution readings in some places peaked at 500, the most severe level on the government`s air quality index that measures poisonous particles.

Dec 05, 2017, 12:48 PM IST

WATCH: Rohit Sharma conducts free coaching class for Sri Lankans in Delhi

At Stumps on Day 2, Sri Lanka were 131/3 with Angelo Mathews (57) and Dinesh Chandimal (25) unbeaten.

Dec 03, 2017, 21:35 PM IST

WATCH: Suranga Lakmal's 'one shoe catch' to dismiss Shikhar Dhawan leaves players in splits

At Stumps, India were 371/4 with skipper Kohli unbeaten on 156 and Rohit Sharma on 6.

Dec 02, 2017, 22:11 PM IST

India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Statistical highlights of Day 2

Statistical highlights of second day's play of the first Test between India and Sri Lanka. (Day 2 Report | As it happened)

Nov 17, 2017, 20:45 PM IST

India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Cheteshwar Pujara holds fort on rain-hit 2nd day

Pujara was the lone Indian batsmen to produce some fight against the Sri Lankan bowling attack on a green top in overcast conditions.

Nov 17, 2017, 15:10 PM IST

Importance of Cheteshwar Pujara: Fans hail India's lone warrior in Kolkata Test

Last year, India captain Virat Kohli said that Cheteshwar Pujara needs to work on his strike rate to cement a place in the XI. And he was even dropped.

Nov 17, 2017, 14:13 PM IST