Gayle and Plunkett's withdrawals were confirmed by their franchise Kandy Tuskers, Malinga pulled out citing "inadequate preparation time", said a report
Coronavirus Outbreak: Inaugural edition of Lanka Premier League postponed due to unavailability of players
The T20 League was scheduled to start on 28 August, subject to approval from the government and Ministry of health but the 14-day compulsory quarantine period turned out to be an issue with regards to foreign players.
Liam Plunkett, Tim Southee among 93 international cricketers listed for inaugural Lankan Premier League
The inaugural edition of the Lankan Premier League will take place between 28 August and 20 September, with the Dubai-based Innovative Production Group being awarded "total rights" of the LPL for five years.
Fast bowler Liam Plunkett, who has been left out of England's summer training squad, has said he is open to the idea of playing for the United States one day.
Men's Cricket in 2019: From epic World Cup final between England and New Zealand to one-sided Test action, review of the year
As the curtain comes down on 365 days of further intrigue in this storied sport, let’s take a look back at just how the caravan of men’s cricket unfolded through 2019
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Unsung hero Liam Plunkett has been key man for England in journey to glory
The only three games England lost in this World Cup were the ones were Plunkett did not play. Every time he has been in England’s team they have been the victors.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: England fast bowler Liam Plunkett admits hosts were destined to win showpiece tournament
Plunkett played a crucial role in England's World Cup win as he claimed big wickets throughout the tournament. On Sunday, he dismissed New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson before removing opener Henry Nicholls and Jimmy Neesham.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: England captain Eoin Morgan hails Ben Stokes for 'almost a superhuman' effort in final
Eoin Morgan paid tribute to the almost superhuman Ben Stokes after the all-rounder played a pivotal role in England's stunning Super Over win against New Zealand in a thrilling final at Lord's on Sunday.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Agony and ecstasy in three overs of madness and birth of greatest-ever ODI
Ecstasy, Agony, luck, bad luck, heartbreak, Tears, the 3 overs of madness that gave birth to the greatest ever ODI
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: England captain Eoin Morgan admits to thinking title was out of his side's grasp before last-over twist
England captain Eoin Morgan admitted he believed his side's shot at World Cup glory had gone before a thrilling twist saw the hosts lift the trophy.
England won the World Cup due to a tie-break rule because they hit the most boundaries after both sides finished on 15 in Super Over.
England vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 final: Liam Plunkett, Chris Woakes help hosts restrict Kiwis to 241/9
Liam Plunkett took three key wickets as England restricted New Zealand to 241-8 in the World Cup final at Lord's on Sunday, with both sides desperate to win the tournament for the first time.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: New Zealand's Kane Williamson becomes highest run-scoring captain in tournament history
Williamson was one run short of the former Sri Lankan skipper Mahela Jayawardene's record. Mahela scored 548 runs in the 2007 World Cup. The former batsman took 11 innings to get this feat.
England vs Australia, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Liam Plunkett credits IPL for hosts' ability to handle pressure better
As England gear up to face defending champions Australia in a high-voltage World Cup semi-final, pacer Liam Plunkett believes that the current generation of English cricketers are better equipped to handle pressure, courtesy their experience of playing in IPL.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Liam Plunkett says England squad a different 'animal' than previous teams, can win the title
England bowler Liam Plunkett says that the team has been playing well for four years now and can top it all by winning the World Cup for the first time
India vs England, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Eoin Morgan hails his team's outstanding performance, says win has come at right time
England were far more like the team that started this World Cup as the top-ranked one-day international side during a 31-run win that ended new number one India's unbeaten start to the tournament.
India vs England, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Jonny Bairstow says hosts' latest win was 'closest to a complete performance'
England opener Jonny Bairstow said Sunday’s 31-run victory over previously-unbeaten India was the closest the hosts have come to a complete performance in the Cricket World Cup.
India vs England, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Jonny Bairstow stars in England's 31-run win over India to bring campaign back on track
England, who came into this match against India on the back of successive defeats by Sri Lanka and Australia, will now be assured of a place in the last four if they beat New Zealand.
England vs West Indies, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Joe Root, pacers set up eight-wicket win for hosts at Southampton
Joe Root scored his second century of the World Cup as England crushed the West Indies by eight wickets in Southampton on Friday with 16.5 overs to spare.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Adil Rashid feels England's pace boost will help the spinner take wickets at tournament
Adil Rashid believes the presence of several fast bowlers in England's side can aid his own quest for wickets during the World Cup.