Victorious Sri Lankan cricket team returns home
Apr 9, 2014
श्रीलंका ने कब्जाया टी-20 विश्वकप खिताब
Apr 6, 2014
NDTVCricket | Wednesday April 23, 2014
Left-handed batsman Lahiru Thirimanne will be the vice-captain of both the ODI and T20 teams.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 23, 2014
Three persons were arrested in connection with the suspected Colombo-based kidney selling racket, following death of a 26-year-old local youth in Sri Lanka, police in Hyderabad said today.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday April 22, 2014
A 37-year-old British nurse recounted on Tuesday her "hellish" experience in Sri Lanka after she was arrested and sent to a deportation centre for sporting a Buddha tattoo deemed offensive by authorities.
Associated Press | Tuesday April 22, 2014
Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene, on their return home from the World Twenty20 triumph in Bangladesh this month, hit out at board officials who criticised them for announcing their retirement from the shortest format of the game to the medi...
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday April 22, 2014
Under Paul Farbrace, Sri Lanka won the Asia Cup and also grabbed the World Twenty20 title after beating India in the final in Dhaka earlier this month.
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 22, 2014
A 35-year-old British woman faces deportation for sporting a Buddha tattoo in Buddhist-majority Sri Lanka, where disrespect of the religion by foreigners is frowned upon.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 20, 2014
Launching a blistering attack on Congress President Sonia Gandhi for the first time during the current electioneering, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today charged her with shedding crocodile tears for Tamil Nadu fishermen on poll eve.
Agence France-Presse | Friday April 18, 2014
Saeed Ajmal's departure was held up after the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) discussed the matter following confirmation of Pakistan's tour to Sri Lanka in July-August.
Press Trust of India | Friday April 18, 2014
Yuvraj Singh, who received criticism from some quarters for his slow batting during India's loss against Sri Lanka in the recent World T20 in Bangladesh, struck form with a brilliant unbeaten half century as Royal Challengers Bangalore crushed Delhi ...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 16, 2014
Police today launched an investigation into a suspected Colombo-based kidney racket following death of a 26-year-old Hyderabad youth in Sri Lanka.
Agence France-Presse | Sunday April 13, 2014
PCB finalised a two-Test and three one-day match series in Sri Lanka, which is likely to interrupt Ajmal's stint with Worcestershire for whom he also played in 2011.
Press Trust of India | Saturday April 12, 2014
Pakistan are expected to reach Sri Lanka by the end of July. The dates of the tour are yet to be decided by the boards.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday April 11, 2014
Sri Lanka's military on Friday shot dead three men during an operation against suspected Tamil separatist rebels, in the first major confrontation since the end of the island's war nearly five years ago, a spokesman said.
Press Trust of India | Thursday April 10, 2014
Sri Lanka's first World Cup-winning captain Arjuna Ranatunga has backed Mahela Jayawrdene and Kumar Sangakkara's decision to retire from Twenty20 Internationals, saying the duo's timing was correct.
Agence-France-Presse | Wednesday April 9, 2014
Former skippers Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara sparked the row by criticising cricket officials during a red-carpet reception at the airport, but the board hit back with a strongly-worded statement.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 8, 2014
Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene expressed disappointment at the press conference held at international airport in Colombo, hitting out at officials who had criticised them about their retirement plans from T20 cricket just before the tourname...
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday April 8, 2014
Sri Lanka registered their biggest victory after their ICC World Cup triumph in 1996, when they beat India in the final of the ICC World Twenty20 on Sunday. They went on an open bus tour around Colombo to greet fans in their celebrations.
NDTVCricket | Tuesday April 8, 2014
Yuvraj Singh should not be crucified for failing in the ICC World Twenty20 final versus Sri Lanka, says Sachin Tendulkar. The Little Master feels Yuvraj should play in 2015 ICC World Cup.
Press Trust of India | Monday April 7, 2014
A congratulating Sri Lankan media hailed the win as a "fitting farewell" to former skippers Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara, who called time on their Twenty20 careers.
Press Trust of India | Monday April 7, 2014
Aiming to become the first-ever team to win the tournament twice, India's quest ended in heartbreak as Sri Lanka produced a clinical display to win their maiden World T20 trophy with a convincing six-wicket victory, thus scripting a perfect send-off ...