No quit in Malinga just yet

2017-08-30 21:46

Sri Lanka fast bowler and stand-in captain Lasith Malinga says he is not ready to give up the game just yet.

Sri Lanka players told to get fit - or get out!

2017-06-28 13:05

The Sri Lankan government has warned the national cricket team to get fit in three months or get booted out.

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.

Malinga to face inquiry for breaching national contract

2017-06-27 16:49

Sri Lanka bowler Lasith Malinga will face a disciplinary inquiry from his country's cricket board (SLC) for breaching terms of his national contract.

Sri Lanka hope for Malinga magic at Champions Trophy

2017-05-28 11:46

Sri Lanka have turned to old warhorse Lasith Malinga to put fight into their Champions Trophy campaign and reverse their decline in the one-day game.

Sri Lanka win toss, bowl in Oz T20

2017-02-22 11:01

Sri Lanka have won the toss for the third time in the series and again chose to bowl in the final T20 international against Australia in Adelaide.

Sri Lanka blow, Malinga out of SA T20 series

2017-01-10 07:20

Sri Lankan paceman Lasith Malinga will not feature in the upcoming T20 international series against South Africa.

SL warns Malinga against IPL matches

2016-04-17 12:15

Sri Lanka have warned injured fast bowler Lasith Malinga against playing in the lucrative IPL without their clearance.

Malinga ruled out of ICC World T20

2016-03-18 13:23

Sri Lanka fast bowler Lasith Malinga has been ruled out of the ICC World Twenty20 due to a knee injury.

Malinga, Kulasekara see off spirited UAE

2016-02-25 20:01

Lasith Malinga and Nuwan Kulasekara shared seven wickets as Sri Lanka defeated the UAE in an Asia Cup T20 match.


Sri Lanka's controversial Malinga falls ill

2017-07-01 17:53

Sri Lanka's controversial fast bowler Lasith Malinga has been diagnosed with a viral influenza and will sit out the second ODI against Zimbabwe.

Malinga in hot water over 'monkey' remark

2017-06-28 10:14

Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga has been reprimanded after likening the country's sports minister to a monkey.

Malinga gets suspended ban for media comments

2017-06-28 07:40

Lasith Malinga has received a suspended one-year ban after pleading guilty to comments he made to the media in breach of his contract.

Malinga in hot water over 'monkey' comment

2017-06-22 19:44

Sri Lankan Lasith Malinga faces an investigation after he compared a government minister to a monkey following criticism that the country's cricketers were too fat.

Malinga hat-trick restricts Bangladesh

2017-04-06 18:38

Lasith Malinga became only the fifth bowler in T20 internationals to claim a hat-trick as Sri Lanka restricted Bangladesh in the second match of the series in Colombo.

Sri Lanka recall Malinga for Oz tour

2017-02-09 13:47

Sri Lanka have recalled veteran fast bowler Lasith Malinga to their squad for a series of Twenty20 internationals in Australia.

Malinga ruled out of IPL

2016-04-18 10:02

Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga has been ruled out of this season's Indian Premier League because of the lingering knee injury.

Sri Lanka replace Malinga

2016-03-19 13:04

Sri Lanka have replaced injured paceman Lasith Malinga with 26-year-old leg spinner Jeffrey Vandersay at the ICC World Twenty20.

Malinga steps down as WT20 captain

2016-03-08 07:36

Defending champions Sri Lanka have announced that Lasith Malinga is stepping down as captain of their World T20 side.

Malinga back to lead SL in World T20

2016-02-18 14:09

Sri Lanka fast bowler Lasith Malinga has recovered from a knee injury and will lead the defending champions at the World T20 in India.

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