Sri Lanka suffered their first ever ODI series whitewash on home soil at the hands of India.

I am a proud citizen of Sri Lanka and love my country dearly. I am an avid fan of cricket having played the game at the highest level for my school,

The first ODI at Dambulla saw a horrendous batting collapse followed by a crushing 9 wicket defeat for Sri Lanka against India.
Good, Better, BEST

Good, better, best. Never let it rest. 'Til your good is better And your better is best.Around 400AD St. Jerome put pen to paper and wrote the above poem that many have used as motivation for living a better life and I...
All is not lost

As there has been a lot of criticism of the Sri Lankan Team’s performance in the recently concluded Test Series against India, I would like to make an objective assessment of this Test Series defeat.It must be borne in...

A humiliating whitewash, the worst series defeat and only the second time Sri Lanka was crushed 3-0 at home in a Test series. Sri Lanka is facing the lowest point in their journey as a cricketing nation. >> Visit the...
Skill, fortitude, and controversy: yet more to come

Hi Everyone! It’s been quite a while since my last article. I’m sure some of you must be still recovering from a rugby hangover, after witnessing what was one of the most breathtaking Lions series in recent memory. When Sam...
Oldest players in International cricket

The previous segment (Oldest Players in International Cricket – Tests) brought you oldest player records from Test cricket. Continuing with the final episode, let’s take a journey on ODI, World Cup and T20 records for the oldest players. ODIs...
India outplay Sri Lanka to win Test series

India won the toss and elected to bat first in the first Test match at the Galle International Stadium. Having lost the early wicket of opener Abhinav Mukund, Shikar Dhawan and Cheteshwar Pujara established a partnership of 253 runs...

With the Sri Lanka-India Test series already underway, the rivalry between these two neighbours carry significant milestones. Defeating India in 1985 at P. Sara Oval marked Sri Lanka’s first ever Test victory. In 1993 at Kandy both teams were...