Sri Lanka to carry on wearing 'lucky' yellow World Cup shirts

2019-06-26 15:22

Sri Lanka will stick with the yellow shirts they wore in their victory against England as a World Cup lucky charm after getting approval from the International Cricket Council.

Malinga still a big-game hunter: Jayawardene

2019-06-22 17:21

Former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene praised Lasith Malinga for his ability to step up in big games after his country's shock win over England.

Sri Lankans celebrate shock victory over England

2019-06-22 09:21

Streets in Sri Lanka were lit up by firecrackers and front pages celebrated victory after the national cricket team's stunning World Cup win over England.

Sri Lanka stun England with thrilling CWC win

2019-06-21 19:13

Lasith Malinga and Angelo Mathews played key roles in Sri Lanka's stunning World Cup win over England that revived the race for semi-final berths.

Sri Lanka plot how to douse England World Cup fireworks

2019-06-20 18:27

Skipper Dimuth Karunaratne says Sri Lanka will have to think "out of the box" as they try to tame England's marauding batsmen in their must-win World Cup match.

Finch, Starc shine as Australia beat Sri Lanka

2019-06-15 19:28

Australia captain Aaron Finch and pace bowler Mitchell Starc stole the show as the holders eased to victory over Sri Lanka.

Sri Lanka bowl against Australia in World Cup

2019-06-15 11:48

Sri Lanka captain Dimuth Karunaratne won the toss and elected to bowl in Saturday's Cricket World Cup match against holders Australia.

Malinga takes World Cup leave after mother-in-law's death

2019-06-11 14:10

Sri Lanka's Lasith Malinga will leave the Cricket World Cup to attend his mother-in-law's funeral.

Sri Lanka batting coach backs Mendis and Mathews to come good

2019-06-10 20:46

Sri Lanka batting coach Jon Lewis believes it is just a matter of time before Kusal Mendis and Angelo Mathews hit form at the World Cup.

Karunaratne unfazed by Sri Lanka's World Cup woe against Pakistan

2019-06-06 15:53

Dimuth Karunaratne insists Sri Lanka can end their wretched World Cup record against Pakistan when they clash in Bristol


No 6-pack but Malinga still a big-game hunter: Jayawardene

2019-06-23 07:54

Former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene praised Lasith Malinga for his ability to step up in big games.

Morgan frustrated by England batting performance

2019-06-22 15:55

Eoin Morgan admits England forgot about the basics of a run chase in defeat to Sri Lanka.

'Legend' Malinga too much for England

2019-06-21 21:20

Lasith Malinga insisted he had done nothing new after starring in Sri Lanka's stunning World Cup win over England at Headingley.

Sri Lanka win toss, bat against England

2019-06-21 11:26

Sri Lanka captain Dimuth Karunaratne has won the toss and chose to bat in their Crivcket World Cup match against England at Headingley.

Sri Lanka snub media duties after Australia defeat

2019-06-15 21:32

Sri Lanka are likely to be hit with an International Cricket Council sanction after failing to fulfil their media duties following their Cricket World Cup defeat against Australia.

Finch hits World Cup ton as Australia dominate Sri Lanka

2019-06-15 15:35

Australia captain Aaron Finch equalled his highest one-day international score of 153 as he powered the World Cup holders to 334-7 against sloppy Sri Lanka.

ICC reject SL complaints of 'cramped bus, poor pitches'

2019-06-14 20:12

World Cup organisers have been forced to defend the quality of the tournament's pitches and facilities after reports of an official complaint from Sri Lanka.

Rain delays Bangladesh v Sri Lanka CWC match

2019-06-11 11:57

Heavy overnight and early morning rain delayed the start of the Cricket World Cup group match between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka in Bristol.

Sri Lanka seamer ruled out of Bangladesh clash

2019-06-10 14:30

Sri Lanka seam bowler Nuwan Pradeep will not play in their World Cup game against Bangladesh after suffering a training injury.

Pakistan urged to stay 'ruthless' in SL CWC clash

2019-06-06 13:27

Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur has urged his team to "stay ruthless" at the Cricket World Cup as they train their sights on Sri Lanka after shocking England.

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