Sri Lanka elect to bat against Oz

2016-08-24 11:09

Sri Lankan skipper Angelo Mathews won the toss and elected to bat first against Australia in the second ODI in Colombo.

Sri Lanka elect to bat against Oz

2016-08-13 06:51

Sri Lankan skipper Angelo Mathews has won the toss and elected to bat against Australia in the third and final Test in Colombo.

Mathews hails series win over Australia

2016-08-06 13:59

Angelo Mathews described Sri Lanka's historic Test series win against Australia as "satisfying" after their spinners wreaked havoc.

Mendis gives SL edge against Australia

2016-08-04 15:22

Half centuries from Kusal Mendis and skipper Angelo Mathews gave Sri Lanka the edge on the opening day of the second Test.

Mathews credits Mendis for big Oz win

2016-07-30 16:04

Skipper Angelo Mathews heaped praise on centurion Kusal Mendis after Sri Lanka pulled off a shock 106-run win against top-ranked Australia.

Sri Lanka struck with more injury woes

2016-07-25 12:56

Sri Lanka's problems worsened ahead of Tuesday's opening test match against Australia with Suranga Lakmal and Dhananjaya de Silva injured.

Mathews won't 'run away' from SL captaincy

2016-07-03 15:29

Angelo Mathews said he had no intention of quitting as Sri Lanka captain after yet another crushing defeat by England.

Mathews doubtful for 2nd ODI

2016-06-23 20:56

Sri Lanka were left sweating on the fitness of captain Angelo Mathews for the second ODI against England.

Mathews leads from the front for SL

2016-06-21 18:59

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews top-scored with 73 as his side posted a respectable total in the first ODI in Nottingham.

Ireland ask Sri Lanka to bat

2016-06-18 13:11

Ireland captain William Porterfield has won the toss and elected to field in the second one-day international against Sri Lanka.


Mathews hails Herath, Lanka's one-legged hero

2016-08-17 18:28

Angelo Mathews hailed Rangana Herath as Sri Lanka's one-legged hero after the veteran spinner demolished Australia's batting line-up.

SL looking forward to 'spinners' paradise'

2016-08-12 13:00

Sri Lanka's captain Angelo Mathews predicted more trouble ahead for Australia's beleaguered batsmen in the final Test.

Sri Lanka build big lead in 2nd Test

2016-08-05 12:01

Skipper Angelo Mathews' gritty 47 helped Sri Lanka stretch their second innings lead in the second Test in Galle.

Sri Lanka bat first in Galle

2016-08-04 06:34

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has won the toss and chose to bat first in the second cricket test against Australia at Galle International Stadium.

Sri Lanka opt to bat in opening Test

2016-07-26 06:51

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has won the toss and opted to bat on a dry pitch in the first Test of the three-match series against Australia at Pallekele.

Sri Lanka blame fitness for England loss

2016-07-07 19:59

Sri Lanka skipper Angelo Mathews has blamed fitness issues for the team's disastrous England tour.

England hold SL to moderate total

2016-06-26 16:25

Sri Lanka, after losing the toss, made a moderate total against England in the third one-day international at Bristol.

Mathews open to handing over T20 captaincy

2016-06-23 14:28

Angelo Mathews, Sri Lanka's skipper in all three formats, admits he'd happily give the T20 armband to someone if it would be best.

Mathews ready for 'Mankad' repeat

2016-06-21 17:57

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews insists he will have no qualms if any of his side run out an England batsman backing up in their ODI series.

Shanaka's 'dream debut' delights Mathews

2016-06-17 07:40

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews hailed the debut of Dasun Shanaka after his match-winning performance in the first ODI against Ireland.

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