(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Wimbledon, one of the centrepieces of the British summer sporting calendar, has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic, the All England Club confirmed yesterday. It will be the first time the tournament has not be held since the second world war."Wimbledon 2020 cancelled in response to coronavirus pandemic"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The start of IPL 2020 has been pushed back to April 15 following the global concern over the COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) outbreak."Coronavirus threat: Start of IPL 2020 pushed back to April 15"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – AirtelSri Lanka’s Fastestpace bowling prodigy, ArunPragashamhas been selected toplay in the Ottawa ClubCricket Circuit, representing the Nepean Cricket Club. As the only Sri Lankan transfer player to be tapped for the club this year,Arun credits the fast bowling competitionas being pivotal in opening the door for his career as a professional pace bowler – both locally and now overseas."Airtel Sri Lanka’s Fastest player selected to play in the Ottawa Club Cricket Circuit in Canada"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Olympic 3,000m steeplechase champion Ruth Jebet has been given a four-year ban after testing positive for man-made EPO."Ruth Jebet: Olympic champion given four-year ban for EPO"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa has expressed his displeasure over the assault by the security officers on cricket fans who came to the Sooriyaweva International Cricket Stadium to watch the second One Day International between Sri Lanka and West Indies Wednesday."Prime Minister expresses discontent over assault on cricket fans"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Rachael Haynes was the hero for Australia with a classy half-century to help the hosts overcome a mighty scare against Sri Lanka in Perth on Monday."Atapattu’s fifty in vain as Haynes spares Australia the blushes"