Tag: Sri Lanka

Trent Boult
T20 World Cup: Phillips, Boult lead New Zealand to commanding 65-run victory over Sri Lanka

After Phillips made 104 off 64 balls, laced with 10 fours and four sixes, and shared an 84-run stand with Daryl Mitchell to lift New Zealand from 15/3 to 163/7

  • Saturday, 29 October 2022
Namibia defeats Sri Lanka in T20 World Cup
T20 World Cup: Minnows Namibia crush Asian champions Sri Lanka by 55 runs

Namibia caused a massive upset on the opening day of the T20 World Cup with a 55-run win over 2014 champions and reigning Asia Cup winners Sri Lanka in a group A match, here on Sunday.

  • Sunday, 16 October 2022
A historic win for Namibia
T20 World Cup: Namibia kick start tournament with spectacular upset win over Sri Lanka

Shikongo broke the back of Sri Lanka's innings with his back-to-back double strikes in a maiden fourth over.

  • Sunday, 16 October 2022
India beats Sri Lanka in Asia Cup Final
Renuka, Smriti help India clinch seventh Women's Asia Cup title, outplay Sri Lanka by eight wickets

Spinners and Renuka Thakur gave a stellar show in restricting Sri Lanka to 65/9, before Smriti Mandhana smashed an unbeaten 25-ball fifty to help India clinch their seventh Women's Asia Cup title,

  • Saturday, 15 October 2022
Sri Lanka to face India in Asia Cup Final
Women's Asia Cup: Sri Lanka to face India in final after edging Pakistan by one run

Sri Lanka on Thursday edged Pakistan by one run in a last-ball thriller of the second semifinal of Women's Asia Cup at the Sylhet International Cricket Stadium (SICS) on Thursday to set up a meeting with India in the final of the multi-nation event on Saturday.

  • Thursday, 13 October 2022
12 more Sri Lankan refugees arrive at Rameswaram
12 more Sri Lankan refugees arrive at Rameswaram

They were taken to Rameswaram police station and after necessary medical checkups and proper verification of identities, all 12 were shifted to Mandapam refugee camp.

  • Tuesday, 20 September 2022
Rajapaksa with his beautiful wife
Beautiful pictures of Pak-SL Asia Cup final hero Bhanuka Rajapaksa and his gorgeous wife Sandrine

Once deemed unfit and dropped on fitness grounds, Rajapaksa gave a befitting reply with his bat

  • Monday, 12 September 2022
Pakistan Vs Sri Lanka Asia Cup 2022
Asia Cup 2022: Pakistan win toss, opt to bowl against Sri Lanka in final

Sri Lanka and Pakistan had met in three Asia Cup finals -- the former won in 1986 and 2014 while the latter emerged victorious in 2000.

  • Sunday, 11 September 2022
Sri Lanka Vs Pakistan Asia Cup
Asia Cup 2022: Sri Lanka win toss, opt to bowl against Pakistan

Sri Lanka captain Dasun Shanaka won the toss and opted to bowl first against Pakistan in a Super Four match of the ongoing Asia Cup 2022 at Dubai

  • Friday, 09 September 2022
Rohit Sharma
Asia Cup 2022: India lose to Sri Lanka, stare at elimination

The result left the Men in Blue at the mercy of the other teams to have a chance of making it to the final.

  • Tuesday, 06 September 2022
India vs Sri Lanka
Asia Cup 2022: After loss to Pakistan, Men in Blue look to bounce back

The Men in Blue will take on Sri Lanka in the third match of the Super 4 stage.

  • Tuesday, 06 September 2022
Sri Lanka Vs Afghanistan In Asia Cup 2022
Asia Cup 2022: Gurbaz's 84 goes in vain as Sri Lanka begin Super Four with win over Afghanistan

Chasing a challenging total, openers Pathum Nissanka and Kusal Mendis set the tone set for Sri Lanka by putting on a 62-run stand. The powerplay was utilised well by the duo with the latter also going after Rashid Khan, sweeping him for two sixes and taking 17 off his first over.

  • Sunday, 04 September 2022
Former Sri Lankan president Gotabaya Rajapaksa
Former Sri Lankan president Gotabaya Rajapaksa returns to Sri Lanka from Thailand

The ex-president returned to Sri Lanka on a Singapore Airlines flight. He travelled from Thailand to Singapore to take the flight as there are no direct flights between Bangkok and Colombo, sources said.

  • Saturday, 03 September 2022
Gotabaya Rajapaksa
Gotabaya Rajapaksa to return to SL on Saturday

Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Sri Lanka's former President who fled the country after anti-government protesters stormed his official residence on July 13, will return to the crisis-hit island nation on Saturday.

  • Friday, 02 September 2022
Asia Cup 2022: Sri Lanka win toss, opt to bowl against Bangladesh
Asia Cup 2022: Sri Lanka win toss, opt to bowl against Bangladesh

As per Shanaka, chasing will be important on an already-used wicket. The same pitch was used for India versus Hong Kong clash on Wednesday.

  • Thursday, 01 September 2022