Asia Cup called off due to rising COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka, announces board's CEO Ashley de Silva
The tournament was already held over from last year in Pakistan due to the pandemic.
England to fly to Sri Lanka on Sunday for Test series despite surge in COVID-19 deaths in island nation
Joe Root's team will immediately go into a secure bubble on their arrival which comes two days after authorities deployed top military officers to help contain coronavirus cases.
Sri Lanka Cricket keen to host inaugural T20 league in August despite concerns over border reopening
Sri Lanka Cricket is optimistic of conducting its inaugural T20 league from 8 to 22 August despite the government's decision to postpone the reopening of the country's international airport till August 1 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sri Lanka Cricket set to suspend Shehan Madushanka's contract after he was arrested for possessing heroin
Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) is planning to suspend the contract of medium pacer Shehan Madushanka after he was arrested for possessing heroin.
Seasoned South African Mickey Arthur is set to take over as Sri Lanka's new national cricket coach on a two-year contract with Grant Flower and David Sekar as his support staff.
Mickey Arthur is likely to be appointed as the next coach of Sri Lanka's cricket team, despite Chandika Hathurusingha not having been officially removed from the post.
The previous edition of the SLPL had kicked off in 2012 and ran into immediate problems with cancellations in the next two years due to organisational issues and lack of sponsorship.
Sri Lankan cricketers have been suffering from high levels of injuries because most players are flat footed and wearing ill-fitting shoes, said Nicholas Sprenger.