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.

Sri Lanka team donate to flood victims

2016-05-19 21:48

The Sri Lanka cricket team will be making a donation of one million Sri Lankan rupees in a bid to help victims of flooding on the island.

SL's Mathews no fan of points system

2016-05-07 07:25

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has questioned plans to introduce a points system for his side's upcoming tour of England.

SA hold breath as Sri Lanka bowl v England

2016-03-26 16:08

Holders Sri Lanka won the toss and put England into bat in their crucial ICC World Twenty20 match at the Feroz Shah Kotla in New Delhi.

SL pinning hopes an Chandimal, Thirimanne

2016-03-16 20:15

Sri Lanka's Angelo Mathews believes Dinesh Chandimal and Lahiru Thirimanne will set the tone with the bat at the World T20.


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: Time for SL to come in the cold

2016-05-26 20:01

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews said the "weather can be a factor but it can't be an excuse" as his side to the second test against England.

Sri Lanka insert England at Leeds

2016-05-19 12:04

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has won the toss and elected to field in the first Test against England at Headingley.

Mathews urges patience after Sri Lanka T20 exit

2016-03-27 19:14

Skipper Angelo Mathews pleaded for patience from Sri Lankan cricket fans after the reigning champions crashed out of the World T20.

Sri Lanka fight to avoid World T20 exit

2016-03-25 11:03

Sri Lanka face being dumped out of the ICC World Twenty20 unless they can overcome an England team out to clinch their own spot in the semi-finals.

Struggling Sri Lanka to play with 'freedom'

2016-03-09 16:32

Sri Lanka's Angelo Mathews believes his struggling side would benefit from being free of the burden of expectation that usually surrounds them.

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