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Arjuna Ranatunga – Successful but Controversial Captain

Sri Lanka's most successful but controversial skipper Arjuna Ranatunga bowed out of international cricket in Colombo on August 10, 2000, at his home ground, the Singhalese Sports Club ground, amid a tearful farewell. The gates were thrown open shortly...
Jayasuriya hit a masterful 99 to set up Sri Lanka's 121-run victory over India in the day-night final of the Coca-Cola Cup triangular one-day cricket series at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on August 5, 2001.

Sri Lanka Triumph Coca-Cola Cup Triangular Series 2001

Jayasuriya hit a masterful 99 to set up Sri Lanka's 121-run victory over India in the day-night final of the Coca-Cola Cup triangular one-day cricket series at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on August 5, 2001. The Sri...
Aravinda de Silva 122 Runs off 116 Balls 12 Fours 2 Sixes vs Pakistan at Nairobi 1996

Arevinda de Silva 122 Runs vs Pakistan at Nairobi 1996

In the 6th Match, of  four nations KCA Centenary Tournament at Nairobi (Gym), on Oct 4 1996, Sri Lankan right hand middle order batsman Arevinda de Silva played a genuine innings of 122 runs off 116 balls with the...
In this article, we will recall the memorable performance of Sri Lanka Upset and Won First Test Series in Pakistan.

Sri Lanka Upset and Won First Test Series in Pakistan

cricket is such a thrilling game, creating history with every game played. In this article, we will recall the memorable performance of Sri Lanka Upset and Won First Test Series in Pakistan. From the moment, it was known that...
Passion for Game - The Cricket Cult - Sanath Jayasuira and Jack Russel in World Cup 1996

Passion for Game – The Cricket Cult

Passion for Game - The Cricket Cult. The game is the new religion in the island nation and its winning team is elevated to the status of celebrity. But it is just a distraction or can it bind a...
Sri Lanka lost the title at the 1999 World Cup in England.  And the Arjuna Ranatunga was sacked after leading his team in a record 193 one-dayers.

Arjuna Ranatunga – Historical Series Win in Pakistan 1995-96

Arjuna Ranatunga then Sri Lanka captain was flying high in the 1995-96 seasons. He is seen in the picture batting in a Test match on the tour of Pakistan, where his team came back strongly from being one-down in...
Rashid Latif's new-look side succeeded in four nations Cherry Blossoms Sharjah Cup 2003 capturing the hearts and minds of the Pakistani people

Blast From Past – New Look Pakistan Won the Sharjah Cup 2003

Rashid Latif's new-look side succeeded in four nations Cherry Blossoms Sharjah Cup 2003 capturing the hearts and minds of the Pakistani people on the night of April 10 after a comprehensive eight wickets win over Zimbabwe in the final...

Muttiah Muralitharan – An Off Spinner Magician

Perhaps no country has challenged cricket’s orthodoxies more than Sri Lanka. In its relatively short life as a Test match nation, it has given the game some of its most exotic and original sights. When Lasith Malinga’s slingy thunderbolts,...
Pubudu Dassanayake was in the list of those players, who held the wicket keeping positions for a brief period as the first choice wicket keeper.

Pubudu Dassanayake – Former Sri Lankan Wicket Keeper

Pubudu Dassanayake was born in Kandy, on 11 July 1970. Sri Lankan wicket-keeper Pubudu Dassanayake was in the list of those players, who held the wicket-keeping positions for a brief period as the first-choice wicketkeeper. But due to poor...
David Heyn is born on June 26, 1945, in Colombo. A former Sri Lankan cricketer played 18 unofficial tests from 1966 to 1976.

David Heyn – Former Sri Lanka Left Handed Batsman

David Heyn is born on June 26, 1945, in Colombo. A former Sri Lankan cricketer played 18 unofficial tests from 1966 to 1976. The left-handed batsman also represented in two ODI's for Sri Lanka in the World Cup 1975....

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Pankaj Roy – Most Prolific Opener Before Gavaskar

Pankaj Roy was one of those who lived up to the early promise he held out. By scoring a century on debut in the...

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