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Pushpakumara, Saman produce fine bowling performances

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tYih9hd_I1E&w=731&h=411]Malinda Pushpakumara (CCC) and Saliya Saman (Saracens SC) produced excellent bowling performances to bowl their clubs to victory on the second day of the SLC T20 inter-club cricket tournament yesterday. NCC, Moors SC, CCC, Colts, Army SC, Colts CC...
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Kusal Perera’s unbeaten 153 gives Sri Lanka victory against South Africa

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MX5HKfH9Fsk&w=731&h=411]Sri Lanka won the 1st test against South Africa by 1 wicket in Durban. Chasing a target of 304 Kusal Janith Perera ended the game in sublime fashion with a boundary. Sri Lanka started the 4th day having scored...
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Kusal Janith Perera advances to the 58th in test batsmen rankings

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cE8dYHbn2yk&w=731&h=411]Kusal Janith Perera has advanced by 58 places in the ICC rankings for Test Batsmen following his match-winning performance against South Africa in the 1st test yesterday (February 16). Sri Lanka recorded a close win against South Africa in...
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Chris Gayle to retire from ODIs after 2019 World Cup

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hc2XWZofzEs&w=853&h=480]West Indies batsman Chris Gayle has confirmed he will retire from one-day internationals after this summer’s World Cup but is willing to lend his star power to the England and Wales Cricket Board’s new 100-ball competition. The 39-year-old Jamaican...
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Appeal Committee rejects Mohan, Ravin nomination for cricket election

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iSrSveaZRZQ&w=853&h=480]Mohan de Silva and Ravin Wickremaratne, two candidate at Sri Lanka Cricket election had their nominations rejected by a Sports Ministry appointed Appeal Committee citing their do not qualify to contest under the existing Sports Law and the...
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Just doing my job’, says ‘superman’ Perera after epic Sri Lanka win

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cueiFbk1JAg&w=731&h=411]Match-winner Kusal Perera insisted "all I did was my role" after his epic 153 not out took Sri Lanka to a dramatic one-wicket victory over South Africa in the first Test at Kingsmead on Saturday. Perera scored 67 of...
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Off-field distractions have created uncertainty – Chandika Hathurusingha

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0HGG4z-noXQ&w=853&h=480]Sri Lanka have arrived in South Africa in substantial turmoil. Not only have they not won a match since October, the administration and selectors are on poor terms with coach Chandika Hathurusingha, regular Test captain Dinesh Chandimal has...
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Perera advances 58 places

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zh46zKt2K04&w=731&h=411]Perera’s gain is one of many from the first of two Tests between the two teams, even as Australia fast bowler Pat Cummins has overtaken Kagiso Rabada to take the top spot among bowlers without taking the field...
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When Sri Lanka sent 42 million South Africans to bed thinking it was a...

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aHPENCK-Zd0&w=731&h=411]The Rainbow nation put up a splendid show hosting the 2003 ICC Cricket World Cup. The end of apartheid had seen South Africa becoming a major sporting hub. The Rugby World Cup that the country hosted in 1995...
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Dale Steyn Breaks Kapil Dev’s Record

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SKid0M4iPvU&w=731&h=411]Dale Steyn, the South African fast bowler, surpassed Kapil Dev's tally of 434 wickets on Day 2 of the first Test against Sri Lanka at Kingsmead, Durban, on Thursday. Playing only his 92nd Test, Dale Steyn took four...