Ben Foakes, Spinners Put England On Top In First Sri Lanka Test

England were 38 for no loss at stumps in their second innings, stretching their lead to 177 runs. Debutant Rory Burns, on 11, and Keaton Jennings, on 26, were batting at close of play. “It’s great to be back out there with the boys. A great day for us. It was always nice for a […]

Sri Lanka Thrash England To Claim Consolation Win

England’s previous heaviest loss came against the West Indies by 165 runs in Kingstown in 1994. England captain Eoin Morgan, who received the man-of-the-series award for accumulating 195 runs in four games, rested himself for the final match, with opening bowlers Chris Woakes and Olly Stone also given the day off, while Jonny Bairstow was […]

Sri Lankan Spinner Rangana Herath To Retire After First England Test

The first Test between England and Sri Lanka starts November 6 © File Photo/AFP Sri Lanka’s Rangana Herath, the most successful left-arm bowler in Test history, has announced his retirement after the first Test against England at the Galle International Stadium, starting November 6. Herath, who is the last active Test cricketer to have […]

Eoin Morgan Guides England To Victory In Rain-Hit Sri Lanka ODI

Captain Eoin Morgan hit 92 decisive runs to guide England to a damp squib win over Sri Lanka with rain halting play for the second straight match in their one-day series. England were awarded a 31-run victory on a faster run-rate after a torrential downpour at the Dambulla ground. The tourists scored 278 for nine […]

Arjuna Ranatunga Among Sri Lankan Cricketers Accused Of Sexual Harassment

Cricketer Lasith Malinga. — Chinmayi Sripaada (@Chinmayi) October 11, 2018 Even though Chinmayi has claimed the cricketer to be Lasith Malinga, the woman, who is the alleged victim of the harassment, has not named anyone. Malinga, who has represented the IPL franchise Mumbai Indians (MI), has 154 wickets from 110 matches in […]