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ICC dismayed over proposed Cricket Stadium in Homagama!

2020-05-19 22:25:00

Reports claimed that the International Cricket Council (ICC) raised eyes over the proposed Cricket stadium, the largest one yet, to be built in Homagama at a cost of USD 40 million...


Cabinet Spokesman’s comments on building the Country’s ’Largest’ Cricket Stadium bashed by Mahela!

2020-05-18 11:44:00

The location has reserved a 26-acre area for the stadium with facility to hold day and night matches and will allow 60,000 spectators to join the audience...


Tokyo 2020 Olympics will be ’scrapped’ instead of delayed again, says Games chief

2020-04-29 13:29:00

The postponed Tokyo Olympics will be ’’scrapped’’ if they cannot take place in 2021, says Games chief Yoshiro Mori...


Mushfiqur Rahim auctions his Cricket Bat aiding COVID-19 relief

2020-04-20 11:06:00

Senior cricketer of Bangladesh Cricket Team Mushfiqur Rahim has auctioned his cricket bat in aiding COVID-19 relief...


Cricketer Jos Buttler auctions iconic World Cup Final Jersey raising funds for battle against COVID-19

2020-04-02 20:01:00

England cricketer Jos Buttler is auctioning the shirt he wore at the victory of last year’s world cup final in aiding the hospitals treating patients tested positive for COVID-19...


Olympics to be dragged in by a year!

2020-03-24 11:11:00

The 2020 Olympic Games will be postponed by one year because of coronavirus, says International Olympic Committee member Dick Pound...


Leave the tournament and come back - A message to the England Cricket Team

2020-03-13 19:36:00

The British authorities have decided to postpone the Sri Lanka-England Test series indefinitely...


England Cricket Team may call off SL tour amid Coronavirus risk

2020-03-13 12:00:00

England were on Thursday night considering calling off their tour of Sri Lanka before an anticipated 3,000 supporters head to Galle for the first Test...


Dilshan’s Dilscoop merits ovation cum acclaim

2020-03-13 09:40:00

Just after the illustrious cricketing career which spanned for nearly two decades performing yeoman service as an all rounder in all formats of the game to the country, TM Dilshan the craftsman of the “Dilscoop” cricket stroke that embossed his patent on the most talked about new stroke in cricket...


Malinga’s T20 captaincy reigns lies on a very filmy thread

2020-03-07 14:37:00

Having captained the country in both formats Malinga was sacked as Sri Lanka’s ODI skipper on the verge of the ICC World Cup last year in the best interests of our team...


If my performance is inadequate, I am ready to resign from captaincy - Lasith Malinga

2020-03-07 13:20:00

Sri Lanka’s 20/20 cricket captain Lasith Malinga says he does his best as a captain and as a player but he is ready to resign from the captaincy if the selection committee decides that his performance is not sufficient enough...


Royal College Rugby celebrates 100 years of Respect and Passion

2020-03-06 15:20:00

The school that has a proud history with the oval ball is set to tackle its centenary year of playing the game of rugby in 2020...


Shashikala Siriwardene bids farewell with “Player of the Match” award in final WC T20 encounter with Bangladesh

2020-03-03 12:23:00

Sri Lanka woman’s cricket team’s ICC T/20 World Cup campaign ended on Monday with a comprehensive win by nine wickets over Bangladeshi women at the Junction Oval in central Melbourne...


SLC re-launches new tender processes for Radio, TV, Digital Rights

2020-03-02 23:11:00

SLC launched three separate tender processes for television and radio rights (broadcasting) rights, digital rights and production services in respect of the ICC Men’s Future Tour Programme for the period 2020-23...


Sri Lanka Women’s Cricket Team, ends a chapter triumphantly!

2020-03-02 17:35:00

As Sri Lanka’s World Cup journey ends, it marks the end of a significant chapter in women’s cricketing history in Sri Lanka...


Is SLC selection benchmarks sarcastic?

2020-03-02 15:25:00

Whether it is a Test, ODI or T20 the most prudent factor is the composition of any team. In our cricketing structure there is a panel of a selection committee headed by the Chief Selector, the writer believes who should be unbiased...


A Mini World Cup for 20/20

2020-02-18 14:41:00

The International Cricket Council (ICC) is focusing on hosting another world class tournament for the rapidly growing 20/20 cricket division...


ICC delegates front foot no ball calling to third Umpire via technology

2020-02-14 15:05:00

The issue of the head umpire in calling no balls correctly had been found to be grave as it has been proved that it is difficult to call no balls correctly instantly...


Malinga fiasco diagnosed

2020-01-14 22:21:00

Chairman of Selectors Ashantha De Mel has indicated that our cricket has stagnated while the fast bowler Lasith Malinga’s T 20 captaincy was under the microscope after yet another humiliating series defeat in India slipping Sri Lanka behind minnows of ICC Afghanistan in the rankings...


Harin Fernando responds to ’conflict’ with Thilanga Sumathipala

2020-01-08 15:16:00

Former sports minister MP Harin Fernando says he has no personal grudge with Mr. Thilanga Sumathipala or any official attached sports clubs...


Sri Lankan born Yevin Samararatne Dux award winner, School Captain, Queens baton relay career cum prolific Golf prodigy

2019-12-11 11:41:00

Sri Lankan born fifteen year old young golf sensation Yevn Samararatne is doing great guns ‘Down Under’ having migrated to Brisbane in year 2005 when he was barely one year...


SL National Team leaves for Pakistan to take part in a two-match test series

2019-12-09 08:02:00

Sri Lanka National Team has left for Pakistan last night (08) to take part in a two match test series...


UAE Rugby Scandal: Sri Lanka Rugby To Return ’Bribe Money’ As World Rugby Remains ’Mum’

2019-12-08 10:56:00

Sri Lanka Rugby is all set to return the alleged bribe of US $ 10,000 that was given by United Arab Emirates Rugby Foundation in the form of a grant weeks before the Asian Rugby Football Union Annual General Meeting, which was held in Bali Indonesia on the 17th November 2019...


UAE Rugby Federation: Threatens, Bribes & Demands Sri Lanka Sports Minister for Asian Rugby AGM Vote

2019-12-05 12:39:00

In a startling revelation the United Arab Emirates Rugby Federation has now been exposed issuing an official letter to the former Minister of Sports Harin Fernando threatening, bribing and demanding that he intervenes and influences Sri Lanka Rugby to vote for him in return for favours,..


Manjula Kumara loses his South Asian record

2019-12-04 12:51:00

Today is the third day of the South Asian Games. Sri Lanka’s players are scheduled to take part in the events today...


Sri Lanka loses SAG 100m gold medal!

2019-12-03 14:59:00

Sri Lanka has dominated the men’s and women’s 100m events in the history of the South Asian Games. However, this domination has collapsed...


Blueprint to amend archaic Sports Law ready but will it see light of day

2019-12-01 14:31:00

The Sports Ministry has decided to remove some of the intrusive and restrictive clauses from the old Sports Law No 25 of 1973 to give more independence to national sports associations and to resolve conflict with international laws that govern sports bodies...


New National Cricket Coach Mickey Arthur

2019-11-15 16:25:00

Mr. Mickey Arthur, South African, has been selected as the national coach to Sri Lanka’s national cricket team by the Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC), at a two-year contract...


Chandika Hathurusinghe avoids on going probe!

2019-11-09 10:58:00

Prior to investigation, Hathurusinghe in a letter to the chief executive offer of SLC informed that he is unable to take participation...


South Africa wins the Rugby World Cup 2019

2019-11-02 18:12:00

South African won the Rugby World Championship 2019 today at Yokohoma, Japan against England. 32-12 By the end of the first half, the Springboks were leading 12-6. Then South Africa were able to increase their score by 20 goals in the second half, while rival England managed to score only six more...