Sri Lanka Cricket

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The World T20 came to an end after three weeks of thrilling cricket. There is no tournament in this world that provides entertainment and competition ...
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While we have seen stoppages due to bad light and rain on a number of occasions, a swarm of bees stopping play is something that doesn’t happen ...
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In Sunday’s World T20 final, one moment that will live long in our memory is that of Virat Kohli congratulating and exchanging few words with ...
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Yuvraj Singh “What else should they have done to a person whose selfishness costed India a world cup” – Amalvarman “These ...
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Following their stunning 2014 T20 World Cup finals victory over India at Dhaka, Bangladesh, Sri Lankan men’s cricket team, on their return back ...
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A tragic story has emerged from Sri Lanka, as S. P. Kumara, a Sri Lankan fruit seller suffered a massive heart attack after placing a Rs. 40,000 ...
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Seekuge Prasanna of Sri Lanka celebrates winning the ICC World Twenty20 Bangladesh 2014 Final between India and Sri Lanka at Sher-e-Bangla Mirpur ...
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Mahela Jayawardene became the first batsman to score 1000 runs in World T20 Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene had the perfect farewell to ...
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Sri Lanka captured their maiden World T20 crown by defeating India by 6 wickets in the final with 13 balls to spare. Virat Kohli was named the ...
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Sri Lanka won the World T20 and reclaimed the No. 1 spot from India Sri Lanka reclaimed the number-one position on the Reliance ICC T20I Team ...
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Indian bowler Ravichandran Ashwin (2R) celebrates with teammates Virat Kohli (3L), Yuvraj Singh (C) and Suresh Raina (R) after taking the wicket of ...
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BIO: The Sri Lankan cricket team is the national cricket team of Sri Lanka which is administered by Sri Lankan cricket. The team first played international cricket in 1926–27. The team's first win came against Patiala at Dhruve Pandove Stadium in 1932–33. Sri Lankan cricket team's One Day International debut came in the 1975 Cricket World Cup and their first One Day International win against a test cricket playing nation came in the 1979 Cricket World Cup against India. Sri Lanka were later awarded test cricket status in 1981, by the International Cricket Council.   The Sri Lankan cricket team currently holds several world records, including world records for highest team totals in all three forms of the game, Test, ODI and Twenty20. They were the winners of the 1996 Cricket World Cup, which they co-hosted with India & Pakistan. They were the joint Winners of the 2002 ICC Champions Trophy. They won the Asia Cup in 1986, 1997, 2004 and 2008. Sri Lanka is the only ICC Trophy winning team to have gone on to win the Cricket World Cup at a later date. Sri Lanka is the only team to have participated in every edition of the Asia Cup. Some of it's famous players are: Sanath Jayasuriya, Aravinda de Silva, Muttiah Muralitharan, Chaminda Vaas, Mahela Jayawardene, Tharanga Paranavitana, Angelo Mathews etc
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