Sri Lanka makes Perera ODI captain

2017-11-29 13:19

Sri Lanka has ousted Upul Tharanga as one-day captain and brought in Thisara Perera to lead the team for an upcoming ODI and T20 series in India.

Sarfraz: Bowlers helped rout Sri Lanka

2017-10-23 20:55

Rival captains Sarfraz Ahmed and Upul Tharanga credited superb wicket taking by Pakistan's bowlers and poor batting by Sri Lanka for the result.

Imam debuts as Sri Lanka bat in third ODI

2017-10-18 13:59

Sri Lankan skipper Upul Tharanga has opted to bat in the third day-night international against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi.

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.

Tharanga rules himself out of Pakistan series

2017-09-04 20:10

Sri Lanka ODI captain Upul Tharanga has made himself unavailable for Test cricket for the next six months.

Tharanga handed two-ODI ban for slow over-rate

2017-08-25 13:27

Sri Lanka limited-overs captain Upul Tharanga was Friday handed a two-match ban for a slow over-rate offence.

Impatient Sri Lanka fans voice displeasure

2017-08-21 10:40

A group of angry Sri Lanka supporters held up the team bus and showed their displeasure after a heavy defeat to India in Dambulla on Sunday.

Tharanga gives Sri Lanka strong start in Colombo

2017-07-15 10:01

Upul Tharanga hit a brisk half-century to lead a strong Sri Lankan reply to Zimbabwe's first innings total on the second day of the one-off Test.

Tharanga banned for Sri Lanka's slow over rate

2017-06-04 09:06

Sri Lanka captain Upul Tharanga is banned for the next two Champions Trophy matches due to a slow over-rate in their opening loss to South Africa.

No new Scotland heroics as Sri Lanka win easily

2017-05-24 07:03

Scotland were unable to back up their historic win over Sri Lanka as the Asian nation turned the tables with a nine-wicket victory.


Struggling Tharanga won't walk away from captaincy

2017-10-24 15:26

Upul Tharanga insists he will not quit as Sri Lanka limited-overs captain despite suffering a 5-0 ODI series whitewash against Pakistan.

Sri Lanka bat as Pakistan eye whitewash

2017-10-23 12:17

Sri Lankan captain Upul Tharanga won the toss and opted to bat as Pakistan looked for a whitewash of the series with a win in the fifth and final match in Sharjah.

Sri Lanka ask Pakistan to bat in first ODI

2017-10-13 13:20

Sri Lankan captain Upul Tharanga won the toss and sent Pakistan into bat in the first day-night international in Dubai on Friday.

Tharanga relief at Windies loss

2017-09-20 07:08

Sri Lanka captain Upul Tharanga backed his side to uphold the island's proud World Cup record after their automatic qualification for the 2019 edition in Britain.

Sri Lanka names T20 squad against India

2017-09-04 17:55

Sri Lanka Monday named a 15-member squad led by the newly appointed Twenty20 skipper Upul Tharanga for a one-off match against India.

SL recall Chandimal, Thirimanne after Tharanga ban

2017-08-25 10:50

Sri Lanka have called up Dinesh Chandimal and Lahiru Thirimanne into their ODI squad for the final three matches against India.

Sri Lanka seek redemption against India

2017-08-18 07:34

Sri Lanka are looking to new captain Upul Tharanga for redemption in the one-day international series starting Sunday against India.

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.

Proteas asked to bat 1st in their Champions Trophy opener

2017-06-03 11:09

Sri Lanka decided to make use of the overcast conditions as they elected to bowl first after winning the toss in their opening Champions Trophy fixture against SA.

Sri Lanka opt to bat in second Bangladesh ODI

2017-03-28 11:39

Sri Lanka captain Upul Tharanga won the toss and elected to bat in the second one-day international against Bangladesh in Dambulla.

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