Mathews makes Test best as Sri Lanka surge ahead

2020-01-22 15:27

Angelo Mathews struck his highest Test score with an unbeaten double century as Sri Lanka left Zimbabwe battling to save the series opener going into the final day.

Sri Lanka names Mathews in T20 squad to tour India

2020-01-01 16:40

Sri Lanka recalled former skipper Angelo Mathews to the T20 squad after a 16-month absence from the shortest form of the game for the upcoming India tour.

Patel claims fifer as Sri Lanka struggle in Galle

2019-08-15 15:41

Ajaz Patel became the first New Zealander to claim a five-wicket haul in Galle as the tourists restricted Sri Lanka on day two of the first Test.

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.

Mathews almost certain to miss Test series in Australia

2018-12-31 11:31

Sri Lanka suffered a big blow when Angelo Mathews was injured against New Zealand with him also set to miss the Australia Test series.

Mendis, Mathews defy NZ with epic stand to give Sri Lanka hope

2018-12-18 11:00

Angelo Mathews celebrated with push-ups on the pitch as Sri Lanka batted the whole day without losing a wicket to give themselves hope of an unlikely first Test draw in Wellington.

Sri Lanka draw tour match against NZ XI

2018-12-10 10:48

Sri Lanka completed their preparation for the first Test against New Zealand in a drawn three-day tour match against a New Zealand XI.

Sri Lanka drop 'scapegoat' skipper for England ODIs

2018-09-26 14:45

Sri Lanka's sacked skipper Angelo Mathews was dropped from the ODI and T20 squads against England after he accused the board of making him a scapegoat.

Skipper Mathews sacked ahead of England tour

2018-09-24 08:06

Sri Lanka's cricket board has sacked skipper Angelo Mathews after the country's humiliating exit from the Asia Cup.

Sri Lanka ask Proteas to bat first in 3rd ODI

2018-08-05 06:23

The Proteas will bat first in the third ODI against Sri Lanka in Kandy after Angelo Mathews won the toss in a must-win encounter for the home side.


Mathews in control as Sri Lanka close in on lead in Harare

2020-01-21 18:57

Angelo Mathews and Kusal Mendis both struck measured half-centuries as Sri Lanka reached 295 for four on the third day of the first Test against Zimbabwe.

Sri Lanka drop Mathews, Perera for NZ T20 series

2019-08-24 13:37

Sri Lanka have dropped Angelo Mathews and Thisara Perera from the team's Twenty20 squad for the three-match series against New Zealand.

Matthews, Mendis lift Sri Lanka against Bangladesh

2019-07-31 15:45

Half-centuries from Angelo Mathews and Kusal Mendis powered Sri Lank in the third and final ODI as they seek to whitewash Bangladesh.

Mathews to miss 2-Test tour of Australia

2019-01-09 07:53

Former captain Angelo Mathews has a hamstring injury and won't be part of the Sri Lanka squad for their two-Test series in Australia.

New Zealand spirits up as Mendis falls, Mathews injured

2018-12-29 07:08

Neil Wagner captured the wicket of in-form Sri Lanka batsman Kusal Mendis to revive New Zealand's spirits as they fought to wrap up the series-deciding second Test.

Mathews hits ton as Sri Lanka defy New Zealand

2018-12-18 08:23

Angelo Mathews celebrated with push-ups on the pitch as he joined Kusal Mendis on triple figures to boost Sri Lanka's hopes of avoiding an innings defeat against NZ.

Mathews' century saves Sri Lanka's batting blushes

2018-12-08 10:25

An unbeaten century by Angelo Mathews saved Sri Lanka from an embarrassing batting collapse against a New Zealand XI.

I'm a 'scapegoat', says sacked Mathews

2018-09-24 10:28

Sri Lanka's sacked skipper Angelo Mathews has accused the country's cricket board of blaming him solely for the island's humiliating exit from the Asia Cup.

Captains say Asia Cup will give 2019 CWC pointers

2018-09-14 22:54

Sri Lanka and Bangladesh will have an eye fixed firmly on the 2019 World Cup when they get the Asia Cup underway in Dubai.

Sri Lankan skipper blasts side as 'schoolkids'

2018-08-02 09:22

Sri Lanka skipper Angelo Mathews slammed his side's fielding effort in their loss to South Africa in Dambulla.

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