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Former Sri Lanka batsman Asanka Gurusinha appointed head coach of Nigeria

Former Sri Lanka batsman Asanka Gurusinha appointed head coach of Nigeria

Nigeria have signed up Asanka Gurusinha, the former Sri Lanka batsman and manager of the national team, as their head coach and high-performance director. MORE..

(0) Comments | December 2, 2020  09:20 am
Lewis Hamilton tests positive for coronavirus

Lewis Hamilton tests positive for coronavirus

Lewis Hamilton will miss this weekend’s Sakhir Grand Prix in Bahrain after testing positive for Covid-19. MORE..

(0) Comments | December 1, 2020  03:39 pm
LPL 2020 kicks off in Hambantota

LPL 2020 kicks off in Hambantota

Lanka Premier League (LPL) 2020, Sri Lanka’s brand new franchise T20 league, commenced at Sooriyawewa Stadium in Hambantota with the Colombo Kings taking on the Kandy Tuskers in the first match. MORE..

(0) Comments | November 26, 2020  08:12 pm
Football legend Diego Maradona passes away at 60

Football legend Diego Maradona passes away at 60

Former Argentina player and manager Diego Maradona has died aged 60, the Argentinian Football Association has announced. MORE..

(0) Comments | November 25, 2020  10:31 pm
Sanga, Mahela, Herath & Malinga nominated for ICC Awards of the Decade

Sanga, Mahela, Herath & Malinga nominated for ICC Awards of the Decade

Kumar Sangakkara has been nominated for the Sir Garfield Sobers Award for ‘ICC Male Cricketer of the Decade’ while fellow Sri Lankan cricketing legends Mahela Jayawardena, Rangana Herath and Lasith Malinga have also been nominated under various categories in the ICC Awards of The Decade. MORE..

(0) Comments | November 25, 2020  06:48 pm
LPL 2020: Sohail Tanvir & Ravinderpal Singh positive for Covid-19, Malinga pulls out

LPL 2020: Sohail Tanvir & Ravinderpal Singh positive for Covid-19, Malinga pulls out

Pakistan quick Sohail Tanvir, who is a part of the Kandy Tuskers franchise, has become the second player to test positive for Covid-19 after arriving in Sri Lanka for the Lanka Premier League (LPL). MORE..

(0) Comments | November 21, 2020  10:47 am
ICC introduces minimum age policy for playing international cricket

ICC introduces minimum age policy for playing international cricket

International Cricket Council (ICC) Board has introduced a minimum age policy for players to play international cricket and according to that, the cricketer must be 15-year-old to play the game globally. MORE..

(0) Comments | November 20, 2020  05:18 pm
Nuwan Zoysa found guilty under ICC Anti-Corruption Code

Nuwan Zoysa found guilty under ICC Anti-Corruption Code

Former Sri Lanka player and coach Nuwan Zoysa has been found guilty of three offences under the ICC Anti-Corruption Code following a hearing by an independent Anti-Corruption Tribunal. MORE..

(0) Comments | November 19, 2020  04:12 pm
Chris Gayle pulls out of Lanka Premier League

Chris Gayle pulls out of Lanka Premier League

Chris Gayle, one of T20 cricket’s biggest draws, has pulled out of the inaugural Lanka Premier League (LPL) along with England pacer Liam Plunkett and Pakistan’s Sarfraz Ahmed, dealing a huge blow to the tournament even before its take-off. MORE..

(0) Comments | November 19, 2020  03:14 pm
Argentina down All Blacks for first time in historic Tri-Nations upset

Argentina down All Blacks for first time in historic Tri-Nations upset

Widely regarded as one of the greatest sports teams in the world, New Zealand’s rugby union team suffered a shock 25-15 loss on Saturday as Argentina beat the All Blacks for the first time in its history. MORE..

(0) Comments | November 14, 2020  11:57 pm
Mumbai Indians dominate Delhi Capitals to claim fifth IPL title

Mumbai Indians dominate Delhi Capitals to claim fifth IPL title

Defending champions Mumbai Indians, coached by Mahela Jayawardene, claimed their fifth Indian Premier League (IPL) title after romping to a five-wicket victory over Delhi Capitals in Tuesday’s final in Dubai. MORE..

(0) Comments | November 11, 2020  12:31 am
LPL to commence Nov. 27, all matches in Hambantota

LPL to commence Nov. 27, all matches in Hambantota

Sri Lanka Cricket has announced that the Lanka Premier League has been rescheduled. The tournament will now be held from November 27 to December 17, 2020 and will only be played at the MRICS, Hambantota. MORE..

(0) Comments | November 6, 2020  04:14 pm