COLOMBO: Rangana Herath's 6/98 helped Sri Lanka overcome dogged South African resistance to win by 199 runs in the second and final Test in Colombo. It completed a 2-0 sweep in the series for the hosts. Needing 351 runs at the start of the…
DAMBULLA: Skipper Bismah Maroof’s 89 and Sana Mir’s 4-20 guided Pakistan Women to a 94-run victory over Sri Lanka Women in the three-match ODI series of the second ICC World Championship at Dambulla. The victory gave Pakistan an…
LEEDS: England routed Sri Lanka by an innings and 88 runs on the third day of the first Test at Headingley on Saturday with fast bowler James Anderson taking 10 wickets in the match.
COLOMBO:Foreign aid began arriving in Sri Lanka Saturday, bringing help to half a million people forced out of their homes by rains and landslides that have killed at least 71 in a week of extreme weather wreaking havoc in South Asia.
LEEDS: England captain Alastair Cook said players had "nothing to fear" from the introduction of a points system as former skipper Mike Atherton said his reaction to the proposal was one of "profound indifference".
SYDNEY: Australia returned four Sri Lankan asylum-seekers approaching the nation's waters by boat, Immigration Minister Peter Dutton said Thursday, three weeks after the government secured a major legal victory for its tough immigration…
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka's former leader Mahinda Rajapakse has agreed to step down as head of his party, clearing the way for the country's new president to take full control, an aide said Thursday.
COLOMBO:Sri Lanka's newly-elected president has engineered enough defections from his predecessor's party to secure a parliamentary majority essential for radical constitutional reforms, officials said Sunday.