Group A features perhaps two of the favourites to claim the title but Group B will have its own action that is sure to enthrall with defending champions India and World No. 1 South Africa being the favourites to...
CT17 tournament preview group A

Champions Trophy Group A Preview - England and Australia favourites to go through? With the Champions Trophy warm up games up and running, it's time to weigh up the teams' chances in the group stage. Australia and England, ranked 2...

Since the tournament’s inception in 1998 (known as the ICC Knockout Trophy back then), Sri Lanka has featured in 22 games, managing 13 wins and 8 losses. Apart from this, on the only occasion that Sri Lanka made it...

There have been quite a few left handed batsmen to play cricket for Sri Lanka at the highest level, but few have managed the feats of the players mentioned below. We take a look back at the best ever...

Right-arm leg spinners are considered the most prodigious in the art. In the world of cricket right now there are many wrist-spinners dominating. We take a closer look at the array of Sri Lankan ‘leggies’ who have turned out...

On a lovely Friday evening back in March in 2013, a Josephian batsman named Sadeera Rashen Samarawickrama hogged the limelight at the 79th Battle of the Saints with a cracking century (126), against arch-rivals, St. Peter’s College. Most of those...
Sri Lanka's best ever bowling

Sri Lanka have always been a force to be reckoned with when it comes to ICC events with three appearances in the World Cup finals (1996, 2007, 2011) of which they managed one Championship title, a joint champ effort...

These are some of the best fast bowlers who represented Sri Lanka and cut short their career due to injuries and various other reasons.Thilina ThusharaHailing from the town of Balapitiya in Sri Lanka, Thilan Thushara Mirando is one...

After nearly 19 years of brutal war, peace reigned and things were looking up for Sri Lanka. The war that had kept Australia and West Indies from making the trip to Sri Lanka for the 1996 World Cup was...

With the Champions trophy just days away, ThePapare.com analysed who would stand out throughout the tournament and make a difference for their team. Australia01. David WarnerMatches Inn Runs HS Avg SR 100 5093 91 3946 179 44.34 96.86 13 16The hard hitting opening batsman - Pocket Rocket - has been in flying form this...