25 Aug 2016
Colombo: Australia's Steve Smith has been rested to concentrate on next month's tour of South Africa leaving David Warner to lead the side for the remainder of the Sri Lanka series.
16 Oct 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday held a bilateral meeting with Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena ahead of the BRICS-Bimstec Outreach Summit here.
16 Jul 2015
Mumbai: The Indian squad for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka featuring three Tests would be selected on July 23 in New Delhi.
11 Aug 2015
Galle: India skipper Virat Kohli on Tuesday said he was excited at the prospect of leading the team in his first full series as captain and would like to create the right momentum when they clash against Sri Lanka in the first Test here on Wednesday.
22 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The third specialist spinner's slot will be the subject of much deliberation when the national selection committee, headed by Sandeep Patil, meets on Thursday to announce the squad for the three-Test away series against Sri Lanka starting August 12.
07 Aug 2015
Colombo: Ishant Sharma wrecked havoc today in the Sri Lanka Board President's XI camp after the Indian-medium pacer bagged five wickets to reduce the hosts to 35 for five at lunch on Day 2 of the three-day tour game here.
23 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Leg-spinner Amit Mishra was today recalled in the Indian Test side after a gap of four years for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka. He has not played a Test since the 2011 tour of England, where he played two matches and took three wickets at an average of 106.66.
24 Jul 2015
Lucknow: Out-of-favour India opener Virender Sehwag today said India's upcoming tour to Sri Lanka will be a closely-fought affair but hoped the visitors would emerge on top in the three-Test rubber, starting August 12 in Galle.
07 Sep 2016
Pallekele: In what could be termed as 'bull in a china shop', the explosive Australian opener Glenn Maxwell blasted a fiery century to help Australia score a world record 263 against Sri Lanka in the first Twenty20 international in Pallekele on Tuesday.
17 Aug 2016
Colombo: Australia has conceded its number-one ranking to India after Sri Lanka made a clean sweep of the three-Test series in Colombo on Wednesday.