The apprehended fishermen were handed over to a Sri Lanka Coast Guard craft and were later escorted to the naval base SLNS Elara.
02 Aug 2019 11:53 AM
Sri Lanka's last sweep was a 2-0 series win at in Ireland in June 2016.
01 Aug 2019 9:10 AM
Kulasekara was the top-ranked bowler in the ICC ODI rankings on March 11, 2009.
30 Jul 2019 5:24 PM
They have devastated Sri Lanka's vital tourism industry, source of jobs for many, and are hindering foreign investment.
30 Jul 2019 3:37 PM
Sri Lankan batsman easily chased down the below-par target of 239.
29 Jul 2019 10:07 AM
Sri Lanka's pushback comes as Indonesia and the Philippines also returned shipments of foreign rubbish to their ports of origin.
27 Jul 2019 1:07 PM
Chasing a target of 315, Bangladesh suffered the first blow in the fifth bowl of the inning as skipper Tamim Iqbal was dismissed by Malinga.
27 Jul 2019 9:47 AM
The pacer had retired from Test cricket in 2011, but he had continued to play other formats since then.
27 Jul 2019 9:44 AM
Shakib, who made 606 runs and grabbed 11 wickets, has been rested alongside Liton while Saifuddin was ruled out with a back injury.
25 Jul 2019 8:48 PM
Malinga will play his final one-day international in Colombo Friday in the first of three ODIs against Bangladesh.
25 Jul 2019 8:45 PM
The ISIS terror group claimed the attacks, but the government blamed the local Islamist extremist group NTJ for the bombings.
25 Jul 2019 6:05 PM
President Maithripala Sirisena has said the attacks were the work of international drug dealers to sabotage his anti-narcotics drive.
25 Jul 2019 3:32 PM
Both teams go into the three-game series nursing a World Cup hangover.
25 Jul 2019 12:45 PM
Sri Lanka had initially announced 22-man squad last week but dropped five cricketers as they finalised the team.
25 Jul 2019 10:04 AM
NTJ leader Zahran Hashim made a video with fellow NTJ members pledging allegiance to ISIL leader Abu Bakr Al-Bagdadi.
25 Jul 2019 8:58 AM
Tourism industry officials said there have seen 70 per cent cancellations of prior bookings after the attacks.
24 Jul 2019 3:51 PM
The 35-year-old was the team's highest wicket-taker in the recently concluded ICC Men's Cricket World Cup. He took 13 wickets.
23 Jul 2019 10:11 AM
The Islamic State group also claimed responsibility for the attacks.
22 Jul 2019 4:05 PM
Critics, including former umpire Simon Taufel, said England should have been awarded five runs, not six.
22 Jul 2019 10:24 AM
Sri Lanka will play the three-match ODI series against Bangladesh. The first ODI will be played on July 26.
20 Jul 2019 8:30 AM