Sri Lanka vs India

New Delhi: The BCCI on Thursday announced the Indian women squads for the upcoming limited overs tour to Sri Lanka, where they play three One-day Internationals as part of the ICC women’s championship and five T20 Internationals. The Mithali Raj-led ODI side will play the first two ODIs at Galle on September 11 and 13 before …

Colombo: A breezy 66-run inning by Kusal Perera set up the platform for Sri Lanka to win the Nidahas Trophy opener against India by 5 wickets with 9 balls to spare at the R Premadasa stadium here on Tuesday. Despite the early departure of opener Kusal Mendis (11 off 6, 2 fours), Perera kept exploiting …

Colombo: In the opening match of the Nidahas Trophy, Sri Lanka won the toss and invited India to bat first at the R Premadasa Stadium here on Tuesday. The Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni-less team India will be led by Rohit Sharma, while Dinesh Chandimal-led Sri Lankan team would be hoping to break the jinx …

Colombo: As Sri Lanka is gearing up for imposition of Emergency for 10 days owing to communal clashes, some reports suggested that the Nidahas Trophy, the triangular T20I series comprising India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka, may be cancelled. The rumour, however, was quashed by Indian Cricket team on Tuesday. The team management’s spokesperson confirmed that …

Kolkata: Indian slow left-arm orthodox bowler Ravindra Jadeja has a golden opportunity to reclaim the top spots among bowlers and all-rounders in the ICC rankings when India will be facing Sri Lanka in the three-match Test series starting at the Eden Gardens here on Thursday. Jadeja is currently second in both the categories. In the bowlers’ …

New Delhi: Spilling beans over shockingly been rested for the first two Test matches against Sri Lanka, all-rounder Hardik Pandya said that he asked for the rest following niggles. The 24-year-old said he will use this break to improve his fitness so that he could perform to the best of his abilities during the South Africa …

Colombo: India completed the 5-0 whitewash over Sri Lanka with another emphatic six-wicket victory at the R Premadasa ground here on Sunday. Virat Kohli continued his excellence with the bat to comfortably cruise India to a memorable victory. Incidentally, it is Sri Lanka’s first ever whitewash at home by any team in the world. PLAYER …

Colombo: Team India captain Virat Kohli completed his second back to back hundred in the ongoing One-Day International (ODI) series against Sri Lanka to take his career tally of centuries to 30. He completed his ton off 107 balls with the help of eight flourishing boundaries in the fifth and final ODI of the series …