15.2 C
London,uk
Monday, September 16, 2019

CRICKET

Sri Lanka cricket says received terror attack warning ahead of Pakistan tour

Sri Lanka's cricket board said Wednesday (11) it had received warnings its national team could be the target of a terror attack during an...

Cricket could be included in 2028 LA Olympics

Cricket could be part of the 2028 Olympics as the ICC is working towards getting the sport included in the roster for the Los...

Mathews leads Sri Lanka to series sweep against Bangladesh

Angelo Mathews scored 87 runs on Wednesday (31) to inspire Sri Lanka to its first one-day international series sweep in more than three years,...

Malinga ‘happy’ to make way for younger Sri Lankans

Veteran Sri Lankan star Lasith Malinga said he was "very happy" to make way for younger players as he calls time on his illustrious...

Sri Lanka head coach Hathurusinghe asked to step down

Sri Lanka's head cricket coach Chandika Hathurusinghe has been asked to step down after the ongoing ODI series against Bangladesh. Sources in Sri Lanka Cricket...

Colombo safe after blasts, says Bangladesh skipper Tamim

Bangladesh were comfortable with the high level of security as they became the first foreign team to visit Sri Lanka since the Easter bombings,...

Sri Lanka’s Malinga to quit ODIs after first Bangladesh match

Veteran Sri Lankan pace bowler Lasith Malinga will retire from one-day international cricket after the first match of a three-match series against Bangladesh, skipper...

England victory is reward for long journey – Morgan

England captain Eoin Morgan said winning the World Cup for the first time by beating New Zealand in an extraordinary final at Lord's on...

‘Forty-five minutes of bad cricket put us out’ says Kohli after India’s shock exit

Virat Kohli admitted India had paid the price for "45 minutes of bad cricket" as the heart-broken skipper surveyed the wreckage of his side's...

India’s World Cup exit ‘breaks a billion hearts’

Indians reacted with shock and dismay on Wednesday (10) after their stunning World Cup exit, with prime minister Narendra Modi hailing the team's "fighting...