(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Russia’s Daniil Medvedev won his first Grand Slam title by shattering Novak Djokovic’s hopes of completing a calendar sweep of the majors in a one-sided US Open final."US Open: Novak Djokovic loses to Daniil Medvedev in New York"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) today announced the squad for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 that is to take place next month."Sri Lanka names the squad for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –South Africa cruised to a series clinching victory as they defeated Sri Lanka by nine wickets in the second T20 International played at the R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo yesterday."South Africa beat Sri Lanka to clinch T20 series"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –One of world’s top ranked all-rounders as per ICC rankings, Shakib Al Hasan of Bangladesh, Australian all-rounders Ben Cutting and James Faulkner, South African national team’s ODI and T20 captain Temba Bavuma are some renowned names that have registered for the second edition of the Lanka Premier League (LPL)."Shakib, Faulkner, Bavuma register for LPL 2"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – The inaugural edition of the highly successful Lanka Premier League (LPL) reached a cumulative audience of 557 million people through TV, digital-social space and traditional media outlets. Sponsors enjoyed a media evaluation (visibility) of $54.5m and title sponsor MY11CIRCLE enjoyed a ROI of 9.85x. Winner of the first edition of LPL Jaffna Stallions tops the valuation chart with $3.98m followed by Galle Gladiators ($3.82m), Dambulla Kings ($3.54m) Colombo Kings ($3.44m) and Kandy Tuskers…"LPL-1 watched by 557m people worldwide"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Two champion swimmers Matthew Abeysinghe and Aniqah Gaffoor will represent Sri Lanka at the Tokyo Olympics this month after they were allocated Universality Places."Abeysinghe and Gaffoor to represent SL at Tokyo Olympics"
Ahead of the first-ever World Test Championship final, the ICC has inducted a special list of 10 players into its Hall of Fame. From the Australian allrounder Monty Noble, who made his debut in January 1898, to Kumar Sangakkara, the Sri Lanka batting great who retired in August 2015, these ten players’ careers span well over a century of men’s Test cricket. The inductees have been classified into five broad eras: Noble and Aubrey Faulkner from the pre-World War…"Andy Flower and Kumar Sangakkara among 10 players inducted into ICC Hall of Fame"