Sports Minister Harin Fernando yesterday (31) said he was told by the International Cricket Council (ICC) Anti-Corruption Chief that Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) is world’s most corrupt cricket institution.
Mashrafe Mortaza has secured the Narail-2 seat in Bangladesh's national elections, winning over 96% of the votes in his constituency. His result is part of Awami League's landslide victory, their third consecutive win in the country's general electio..
An independent assessment has found the bowling action of Akila Dananjaya, the Sri Lanka offspinner, to be illegal. Dananjaya stands suspended from bowling in international cricket but, with the consent of SLC, he can still bowl in Sri Lanka's domest..
Sri Lanka Cricket has named an all-new selection committee headed by former Sri Lanka fast bowler Ashantha De Mel, a move which comes just six months from the World Cup. Alongside De Mel, the committee comprises three other former national players in..
Around 100 England cricket supporters, who had in advance booked rooms at the Earls Regency Hotel in Kandy, have been informed only a week before the match that their rooms were no longer available.
Former Sri Lanka cricketer Dilhara Lokuhettige has been charged with three counts of breaching the Anti-Corruption Code of the Emirates Cricket Board (ECB), the International Cricket Council (ICC) said in a media release.
On behalf of the ECB, the I..
The third and final match of the Sri Lanka - England Test series is reportedly uncertain to be held at the Pallekele ground in Kandy. Accordingly, the match would more likely to be held at Colombo P. Sarawanamuttu grounds.
Selling overpriced tickets at cricket stadiums during international cricket matches in Sri Lanka has become a huge racket. What actually happens here is selling previously-purchased tickets at exorbitant rates near the stadium on the day of the match..
The ICC's anti-corruption unit (ACU) has briefed Sri Lanka's president, prime minister and sports minister about ongoing investigations into "serious allegations of corruption in cricket in the country".
Sri Lanka's selectors have removed Angelo Mathews as ODI captain 10 months after he was asked to resume captaincy duties, and have appointed Test captain Dinesh Chandimal in his place. The move comes after Mathews attracted a hail of public criticism..
Sri Lanka has won 5 tournaments in the 34 year history of the Asia Cup. India won 6 tournaments, and Pakistan has won 2 tournaments. Out of 54 matches in 13 tournaments, Sri Lanka has won 35 matches.
The office of a Sri Lanka Cricket finance officer, who has allegedly attempted to misappropriate approximately Rs 900 million, has been sealed. Sri Lanka Cricket sources say that the officer in question has not reported to work for several days.
Born in Jaffna, come to Batticaloa, the Netball in her hands, she steps in her final destination delivering two Asian championships in the Sri Lankan Netball legacy. She must be the “Giraffe” of the Asian Netball games. What all other players oug..
It was reported recently that match fixings have taken place during the SLC 20/20 league tournament. During a match at the Pallekele stadium in Kandy yesterday, two Indian nationals have been arrested on suspicion of match fixing.
Sri Lanka's designated ODI captain, Angelo Mathews, will lead them against South Africa in the five-match ODI series scheduled to begin from July 29. Mathews was reinstated as Sri Lanka's limited-overs captain in January this year, but was hit by inj..
Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal and coach Chandika Hathurusingha have been suspended for four ODIs, in addition to the two Tests they are already sitting out, after receiving the maximum possible punishment for their spirit of cricket offence. Tea..