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Kumar Sangakkara to be questioned in WC final fixing probe

Kumar Sangakkara to be questioned in WC final fixing probe

Former Sri Lanka cricket captain Kumar Sangakkara has been summoned to appear before the Special Investigations Unit of the Sports Ministry. MORE..

(0) Comments | July 1, 2020  03:53 pm
Murali crowned as the most valuable Test player of 21st century

Murali crowned as the most valuable Test player of 21st century

World’s highest Test wicket-taker Muttiah Muralitharan has been named as the Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the 21st Century by the Wisden Cricket Monthly. MORE..

(0) Comments | June 28, 2020  03:28 pm
Liverpool crowned Premier League champions after 30 years

Liverpool crowned Premier League champions after 30 years

Thirty years of hurt came to an end for Liverpool when they were confirmed as Premier League champions yesterday courtesy of second-placed Manchester City’s 2-1 defeat by Chelsea. MORE..

(0) Comments | June 26, 2020  01:24 pm
Bangladesh’s tour of Sri Lanka postponed

Bangladesh’s tour of Sri Lanka postponed

The Bangladesh cricket team’s tour of Sri Lanka next month has been postponed owing to the coronavirus pandemic. MORE..

(0) Comments | June 24, 2020  06:00 pm
Seven more Pakistani cricketers test positive for COVID-19

Seven more Pakistani cricketers test positive for COVID-19

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has confirmed that seven more cricketers have returned positive tests for Covid-19, taking the total count to ten ahead of their England tour. On Monday, Shadab Khan, Haider Ali, and Haris Rauf had tested positive. MORE..

(0) Comments | June 23, 2020  08:28 pm
Novak Djokovic tests positive for coronavirus

Novak Djokovic tests positive for coronavirus

Novak Djokovic, the men’s world No. 1 tennis player, has tested positive for Covid-19 after several other players on the Adria Tour contracted the disease. MORE..

(0) Comments | June 23, 2020  06:11 pm
Pakistan trio test positive for COVID-19 ahead of England tour

Pakistan trio test positive for COVID-19 ahead of England tour

Pakistan cricketers Haider Ali, Haris Rauf and Shadab Khan have tested positive for COVID-19 after being screened in Rawalpindi ahead of their tour of England next month, the country’s cricket board (PCB) said on Monday. MORE..

(0) Comments | June 23, 2020  08:12 am
ICC to probe Aluthgamage’s match-fixing comments

ICC to probe Aluthgamage’s match-fixing comments

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has decided to step up and probe former Sri Lanka Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage’s comments of the 2011 World Cup final being fixed. MORE..

(0) Comments | June 22, 2020  07:03 pm
Mahela claps back at Thilanga’s statement

Mahela claps back at Thilanga’s statement

With former Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage’s controversial claim that the 2011 International Cricket World Cup was fixed, several former cricketers spoke out on the matter requesting the former Minister to provide evidence for his allegations. MORE..

(0) Comments | June 21, 2020  11:55 pm
Mahela, Sangakkara respond to Mahindananda’s ‘match-fixing’ allegations

Mahela, Sangakkara respond to Mahindananda’s ‘match-fixing’ allegations

Former Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage, who made startling ‘match-fixing’ allegations surrounding the 2011 World Cup final, doubled down on his statement and vowed to come forward with information during an investigation. MORE..

(0) Comments | June 18, 2020  11:39 pm
World 100m champion Coleman suspended over new missed test

World 100m champion Coleman suspended over new missed test

Reigning world 100m champion Christian Coleman was provisionally suspended on Wednesday over a missed drugs test, putting him at risk of a two-year ban that would rule him out of next year’s Tokyo Olympics. MORE..

(0) Comments | June 17, 2020  02:24 pm
Need to change how we look at Test Cricket - Sangakkara

Need to change how we look at Test Cricket - Sangakkara

Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara believes that there is a need to stop treating Test cricket as a “cash cow”, and the boards should continue to invest in the format irrespective of whether it is resulting in financial returns or not. MORE..

(0) Comments | June 16, 2020  07:16 pm