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Ross Taylor set to lose New Zealand captaincy

Ross Taylor is expected to be axed as New Zealand captain when the Black Caps' squad to tour South Africa is announced this week...

Herath tipped to star in Sri Lanka series

Sri Lankan spin great Muthiah Muralidaran is optimistic his countryman Rangana Herath, the leading Test wicket-taker in 2012, will be influential in the looming...

Two more matches tomorrow in the International Quadrangular tournament

The Mahinda Rajapaksa International Football Quadrangular Tournament is now in progress at the Jayatilake Stadium in Nawalapitiya. Two more encounters in the tournament will be...

Sri Lankan team departs to take on the Aussies.

Sri Lanka left for Australia last night to participate in the series against the home team. It comprises of 3 tests, five ODI’s and...

A quiet exit for Ponting

Australia’s 42nd Test Captain Ricky Ponting, bid adieu to Test cricket after 17 years of international cricket. His carrer featured 168 Tests including 41...

F1 World Championship’s 2013 entry list reduced to 22 cars

The Formula 1 world body announced its 2013 World Championship’s entry list was cut down to 22 cars. The declaration was made today after...

Pakistani Cricket Board makes dope testing compulsory

In a bid to make Cricket free of drugs and doping, Pakistani Cricket officials declared that it is a must to conduct dope testing...

Ponting to retire after Perth Test

Ricky Ponting has announced his retirement from international cricket. He has made this announcement on the eve of the third Test against South Africa in...

The Women’s football competition kicks off in Colombo

The Women’s football competition kicks off in Colombo. Sri Lanka, India, Iran and Uzbekistan are participating in the initial round. Uzbekistan won the first...

New Zealand pace bowlers dominate Colombo Test

Thilan Samaraweera closed in on a half-century to boost Sri Lanka's chances of avoiding the follow-on on the third day of the second and...