A few 5th Round matches of the Cargills Food City FA Cup were held during the week, with the Up- Country Lions and Sri Lanka Transportation Board notching up big wins.

Over the years, the Winter Olympics has thrown up a variety of competitors that defy logic.

Peyton Manning will play in a third Super Bowl after guiding the Denver Broncos to a 26-16 win over Tom Brady and the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship game.

Roger Federer produced a magnificent display to beat Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in straight sets at the Australian Open.

In many ways this was a classic performance from Chelsea under Jose Mourinho: they were not at their best but were well organised, worked hard and got the three points.

Two-time finalist Li Na raced into the semi-finals of the Australian Open as she produced a ruthless display to beat Flavia Pennetta.

The ICC is to consider a comprehensive structural overhaul of world cricket administration that will effectively cede most executive decision-making to the BCCI, Cricket Australia and the ECB.

Pakistan won the third Test against Sri Lanka by five wickets in Sharjah, thus drawing the series, thanks to a century from Azhar Ali and a 68 from Misbah-ul-Haq, as Pakistan achieved their second-best fourth innings chase.

A provisional squad of 30 players were nominated by the national selector for the ICC WT20 2014 to be held in Bangladesh commencing 25th February against Pakistan at Fatullah

Richmond College Galle look set to build up a good first innings lead after having bowled out Prince of Wales College for 206 runs in their first innings on the opening day of their inter school under 19 cricket tournament match which commenced at the De Soysa Stadium in Moratuwa today.