BCCI ready to tour Sri Lanka in July

BCCI ready to tour Sri Lanka in July: India’s tour of Sri Lanka can turn out to be vital as far as resumption of cricket is concerned. Had it not been for the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the 13th season of…

On This Day: Zimbabwe registered lowest ODI score vs Sri Lanka in Harare

Zimbabwe registered lowest ODI score vs Sri Lanka: The Sri Lankan fast bowlers led by Chaminda Vaas had dismissed the hosts in 18 overs. On this day in 2004, a shambolic batting performance saw Zimbabwe registering the lowest-ever ODI total…

Muttiah Muralitharan no-ball controversy: What really happened when Ross Emerson had called Muralitharan for throwing?

Muttiah Muralitharan no-ball controversy: Even after three years, the Sri Lankan bowler continued to face trouble against the Australian umpire. Back in the day, legendary Sri Lanka spinner Muttiah Muralitharan was accused of “throwing” during two consecutive tours of Australia…

Kuldeep Yadav remembers angry MS Dhoni’s reaction during T20I vs Sri Lanka in Indore

Kuldeep Yadav remembers angry MS Dhoni’s reaction: The Indian spinner recalled an interesting anecdote from Sri Lanka’s tour of India in 2017. During the second T20I of Sri Lanka’s tour of India in Indore, Sri Lanka batsman Kusal Perera had…

IPL 2020 News: Sri Lanka offer to host IPL 2020 after BCCI suspends tournament until further notice

Sri Lanka offer to host IPL 2020: The Sri Lankan cricket chief has revealed that he will soon write to BCCI regarding conducting IPL 2020 in Sri Lanka. A day after BCCI announced that the 13th season of the Indian…

BCCI and DD Sports announce second schedule of televising India’s old matches during COVID-19 lockdown

BCCI and DD Sports announce second schedule: DD Sports will rerun some more matches from the past during COVID-19 lockdown. BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India) and DD Sports have joined hands for the second time during the…

On This Day: India beat Sri Lanka to lift fourth Asia Cup title

India beat Sri Lanka to lift fourth Asia Cup: A match-winning 175-run partnership between Navjot Singh and Sidhu and Mohammad Azharuddin guided India to victory. On this day in 1995, India had defeated Sri Lanka by 8 wickets to win…

On This Day: Shivnarine Chanderpaul hits 10 runs in two balls off Chaminda Vaas to win thriller vs Sri Lanka

Shivnarine Chanderpaul hit 10 runs in two balls: The West Indian batsman won the match from nowhere for his team. On this day in 2008, former West Indies batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul scored 10 runs off the last two balls against…

On This Day: Sachin Tendulkar scored match-winning 4th ODI century vs Sri Lanka in 1995

Sachin Tendulkar scored match-winning 4th ODI century: The Master Blaster hit a glorious century in a game-changing performance. On this day in 1995, Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar scored his fourth ODI century which saw him leading India to a comprehensive…

On This Day: Sanath Jayasuriya scored the then fastest ODI half-century vs Pakistan in Singapore

Sanath Jayasuriya scored the then fastest ODI half-century: The former Sri Lankan opener held the record for as many as 19 years. On this day in 1996, former Sri Lanka batsman Sanath Jayasuriya had become the quickest to score a…