Mathews calls on Sri Lankan batsmen to convert

2017-11-18 16:48

Angelo Mathews has called on Sri Lanka's batsmen to convert their half-centuries into big hundreds to secure victory against India.

Sri Lanka's Mathews fit for India tour

2017-10-31 19:56

Former captain Angelo Mathews and Kusal Perera will be considered for Sri Lanka's tour to India after both players recovered from injury.

Sri Lanka told to ignore trolls over 'slump'

2017-08-08 11:41

Sri Lanka's cricketers have been urged to ignore trolling on social media after a dismal run of results triggered a wave of criticism.

Chandimal, Tharanga to captain Sri Lanka

2017-07-12 08:44

Sri Lanka appointed two new captains to replace Angelo Mathews, who resigned after his side's humiliating home series defeat to bottom-ranked Zimbabwe.

Sri Lanka take flak after 'disgraceful' defeat

2017-07-11 14:04

Sri Lanka's cricketers faced a barrage of criticism a day after their series loss to bottom-ranked Zimbabwe.

Sri Lanka win toss, bat against Zimbabwe

2017-07-08 09:01

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews won the toss and chose to bat first against Zimbabwe in the fourth one-day international in Hambantota.

Mathews pans fielding effort after defeat

2017-07-01 10:56

Sri Lanka suffered a crushing six wicket defeat to Zimbabwe on Friday with skipper Angelo Mathews laying the blame on the bowlers and fielding.

Mathews rues missed chances as Sri Lanka bow out

2017-06-13 13:00

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews rued his side's missed chances as they bowed out of the Champions Trophy after going down against Pakistan in Cardiff.

Sangakkara inspired Sri Lanka stunner - Mathews

2017-06-09 08:11

Angelo Mathews says an inspirational session in the nets with Kumar Sangakkara laid the foundations for Sri Lanka's stunning victory against India.

Sri Lanka sweat on Mathews fitness

2017-06-02 21:35

Sri Lanka face a nervous wait to discover if captain Angelo Mathews will be fit for their Champions Trophy clash against the Proteas.


Mathews set to play as batsman in India Tests

2017-11-13 10:30

Sri Lanka's bowling coach Rumesh Ratnayake says all-rounder Angelo Mathews will not bowl in the upcoming Test series in India and will only play as a specialist batsman.

Mathews ruled out of first Test v Pakistan

2017-09-20 14:31

Sri Lanka all-rounder Angelo Mathews will miss the first Test against Pakistan after sustaining a calf injury during training.

Mendis stays firm in record Sri Lanka chase

2017-07-17 14:49

Kusal Mendis has scored a fluent half-century to keep Sri Lanka's hopes of chasing a record 388 alive on day four of the one-off Test against Zimbabwe.

Mathews quits as Sri Lanka captain

2017-07-12 06:31

Sri Lankan cricket captain Angelo Mathews has stepped down amid intense criticism over his side's series defeat to bottom-ranked Zimbabwe on home soil.

Mathews mulls captaincy after Zimbabwe low

2017-07-11 11:50

Angelo Mathews is reconsidering his role as Sri Lanka captain after the one-day series loss to Zimbabwe which he considers one of the lowest points in his career.

Sri Lanka win toss, ask Zimbabwe to bat

2017-07-06 06:38

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has won the toss and chose to field first against Zimbabwe in the third one-day international in Hambantota.

Sri Lanka eye redemption against Zimbabwe

2017-06-28 09:12

Sri Lanka are looking to pick themselves up as the series against Zimbabwe begins this week in Galle after a string of poor performances prompted their coach to quit.

Pakistan, Sri Lanka set for Champions 'quarter-final'

2017-06-11 13:14

Pakistan and Sri Lanka head into their concluding group Champions Trophy group match knowing it's a virtual 'quarter-final' encounter.

Sri Lanka invite India to bat at Oval

2017-06-08 11:42

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has won the toss and elected to bowl in the Champions Trophy clash against India at The Oval.

Skipper Mathews doubtful for SA clash

2017-06-01 07:17

Sri Lanka skipper Angelo Mathews has suffered a calf injury and may not play in their first Champions Trophy group match against South Africa.

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