The suspension of the recognition of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) as the Olympic governing body for the sport and the decision to hold a boxing tournament at Tokyo 2020 without its involvement was given formal approval by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session...
Did you know, that there are more than 700,000 fans waiting for tickets to watch the Indo-Pakistan match of the World Cup today (16)? However, given the limited seats in the Manchester Old Trafford stadium, only 25,000 fans will be lucky to have seats, to witness the match live...
According to the official statistics Chris Gayle is 188cm tall. These days, when he bends down to touch his toes he seems to feel every last one of them. Gayle made a dip in their direction right before he stepped over the boundary rope at the Hampshire Bowl on Friday, the idle stretch of a man only lately out of bed and getting ready for the day ahead...
To celebrate the International Olympic Day which falls on June 23 each year, the National Olympic Committee of Sri Lanka (NOCSL) will hold its annual Olympic Day Run on 25 June 2019 from Polhena to the Uyanwatte Cricket Ground, Matara, covering distance of 4 km...
In a sensational twist of fate, the yo-yo career fortunes of renowned Sri Lankan cricket coach Avishka Gunawardena, is in real hot water. His stock hit new low when the International Cricket Council (ICC) imposed a provisional ban on the south paw up..
Kumar Sangakkara has been confirmed as the next President of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC). The Sri Lanka legend will take up the post on October 1 and will serve for a period of one year as the first non-British President.
Sri Lankan born 14 year old Yevin Samararatne demonstrated his golf skill by winning the Jack Newton Internatonal Junior Golf Classic tournament conducted on the 18 hole Jack Newton designed golf course located in the Hunter Valley CESSNOCK Golf Club..
In around year 2004 during another peak period of Sri Lankan cricket a novice Angelo Mathews walked in to the national side. After having captained his alma-mater at Darley Road, he strolled into the Test side as an all-rounder. Having risen from adv..
Sri Lanka was bruised, battered and whitewashed twice in both formats by the formidable Proteas. The losing streak sustained in the identical vein. In order to have even a slight chance, the writer believes drastic changes in the composition of the p..
Countdown timer clocks to speed up the pace of play in Test cricket, free hits for no-balls in the longer format and the use of a standard ball in the World Test Championship are some of the radical proposals put forth by the MCC World Cricket Commit..
Sri Lanka Army's woman soldiers had a clean sweep clinching the Women’s Open category in the 34th National Rowing Championship at the Diyawanna Rowing Centre where teams of the armed Forces earned major honours on Saturday (02).
The Pakistan Cricket Board has written to the International Cricket Council calling for action to be taken after India's players wore military-style camouflage caps in Friday's third one-day international against Australia in Ranchi.
Despite the rising popularity of limited-over formats and the rise in viewership of Twenty20 Leagues, Test cricket still remains the preferred format for the fans, the MCC World Cricket Committee announced on Saturday (March 9). MCC conducted a surve..
After Sri Lanka won the plum of cricket the ICC World Cup in 1996, we became known as a country to the entire world. Since we had performed admirably both in ODI’s and Tests. Our cricketers had broken many world records in both formats.
Sri Lanka Cricket wishes to announce that following high level discussions with the ICC, the new Executive Committee of the SLC has successfully secured its due portion of finances from the ICC amounting to US$ 11.5 Million (over Rs: 2 Billion ) whic..
In a dramatic and unprecedented move, the BCCI has prepared a draft letter asking the ICC to ban Pakistan from participating in the upcoming World Cup. ESPNcricinfo understands the letter, which was prepared on Wednesday, will be discussed at a top-l..
Sri Lanka Cricket on 20th February opened a ‘Cricket Museum’ displaying its rich history to the world. The museum housed at the SLC Headquarters has in display some of the most significant cricketing ‘Moments’ and ‘Turning Points’ of Sri ..
Panduka Keerthinanda, the legal advisor of Sri Lanka’s Sports Minister Harin Fernando and one of the most reputed lawyer of the country, on Friday sent a letter of demand of 500 million rupees to former cricket board President Thilanga Sumathipala,..
Shannon Gabriel, West Indies fast bowler, was charged by the International Cricket Council (ICC) in his act of breaching their code of conduct, using abusive language reportedly on accounts to comments homophobic. Gabriel was given an on-field ..