South Africa men's cricket team finished their tour of Sri Lanka in glorious style when they won the final T20 International match in Colombo on Tuesday evening by 10 wickets and made a 3-0 clean sweep of the series.
Published on Sep 15, 2021 11:28 AM IST
ANI | , Colombo
- Left-arm wrist spinner Tabraiz Shamsi took three wickets before Quinton de Kock hit 58 not out as South Africa beat Sri Lanka by nine wickets to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in their Twenty20 series.
Updated on Sep 13, 2021 07:45 AM IST
AP | , Colombo [sri Lanka]
- Wicketkeeper-batsman Kusal Perera, who had missed the India and the ongoing South Africa series, made a comeback to the side while experienced campaigner Dinesh Chandimal held on to his place after some good performances against the Proteas.
Published on Sep 12, 2021 12:28 PM IST
- Aiden Markram hit 48 off 33 balls to propel South Africa to a 28-run win over Sri Lanka in their Twenty20 opener.
Published on Sep 11, 2021 07:29 AM IST
AP | , Colombo [sri Lanka]
The CDC raised its travel advisory to "Level 4: Very High" for these countries, telling Americans they should avoid travel there.
Published on Sep 08, 2021 06:35 AM IST
Reuters | , Washington
South Africa lost four wickets within the first 10 overs against Sri Lanka while chasing a modest 204 victory target, eventually getting bowled out for 125 in 30 overs.
Published on Sep 07, 2021 10:36 PM IST
- The vessel reportedly operated as a multi-day fishing trawler transporting drug consignments to other boats.
Published on Sep 05, 2021 10:04 PM IST
hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
- Sri Lankan Airlines, the flag carrier of the island nation, will operate four weekly flights to Chennai, three to Mumbai, and one to Bengaluru airport as per the latest schedule.
Published on Aug 28, 2021 06:16 PM IST
hindustantimes.com | Edited by Kunal Gaurav, New Delhi
Sri Lanka, which has witnessed a series of lockdowns and curfews to contain the spread of Covid-19 in the country, has extended travel curbs till September 6 as deaths rise. The tourism sector, which generates a huge quantum of revenue for the island nation, has seen a drastic fall.
Updated on Aug 27, 2021 04:21 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Colombo
South Africa will play three ODIs and three T20 games during the Sept. 2-14 tour, though a number of their frontline players have either been rested or are injured for the 50-over series.
Published on Aug 23, 2021 03:33 PM IST
- A ministry statement said Sri Lanka is “happy to note that the Taliban have offered an amnesty and promised not to harm any foreigners and requests the Taliban to continue honouring that commitment”.
Published on Aug 21, 2021 11:14 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Sharangee Dutta, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
"18 players signed the National Player Contracts, which came into effect from 01st August 2021. The new contract will be for a 05 month period and will end on the 31st December 2021," the SLC said in a statement.
Published on Aug 20, 2021 10:10 PM IST
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Updated on Aug 15, 2021 12:23 PM IST
The government also allowed the resumption of public bus services from Sunday while train services would resume from Monday. Officials told PTI that crowding in these transport services is not allowed.
Published on Aug 01, 2021 05:05 PM IST
hindustantimes.com | Written by Harshit Sabarwal | Edited by Avik Roy, New Delhi
- India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI: | Avishka Fernando (76) and Bhanuka Rajapaksa (65) took Sri Lanka to a consolatory, three-wicket win in Colombo. India bagged the series 2-1.
Updated on Jul 23, 2021 11:43 PM IST
- Shikhar Dhawan-led Team India, which has already sealed the three-match ODI series by taking a 2-0 lead, decided to hand five debuts caps, including Sanju Samson and Rahul Chahar
Updated on Jul 23, 2021 03:01 PM IST
- India vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI: 'Suryakumar Yadav, when asked about playing a finisher's role, said that this is something he has been doing over the last two years and that he prepares for it in the nets.
Updated on Jul 20, 2021 02:54 PM IST
- India vs Sri Lanka: The Shikhar Dhawan-led Team India, after winning the first ODI, will locks horns with the hosts in the second ODI on Tuesday at Colombo's R Premadasa Stadium. But will the weather play a spoilsport?
Updated on Jul 20, 2021 02:10 PM IST
- India vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI: Wasim Jaffer posted a cryptic tweet ahead of the second, featuring Bollywood actors Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan, and hinted at the key players for the match.
Updated on Jul 20, 2021 10:52 AM IST
- Aakash Chopra praised the impressive Prithvi Shaw, who smashed 43 runs off just 24 balls, including nine fours, during the first India vs Sri Lanka ODI in Colombo on Sunday.
Updated on Jul 19, 2021 04:11 PM IST
Sri Lanka batsman Chamika Karunaratne has said that he knew India would attack his side in the ODI series as the Shikhar Dhawan-led outfit is a top team.
Updated on Jul 19, 2021 02:29 PM IST
- Ishan Kishan made the most of his ODI debut during the 1st India vs Sri Lanka game in Colombo on Sunday, smashing a blistering fifty to achieve a unique feat.
Updated on Jul 19, 2021 02:22 PM IST
- India vs Sri Lanka, 1st ODI: Prithvi Shaw, returning to the national side after seven months, said he is determined to play according to the format and situation.
Updated on Jul 18, 2021 04:30 PM IST
- India vs Sri Lanka: Former India cricketer Saba Karim remarked that the Sri Lanka batting order looks fragile and may leave a lot to be desired.
Updated on Jul 18, 2021 12:02 PM IST
- India vs Sri Lanka: SL captain Dasun Shanaka says both teams have numerous newcomers and that they will start even despite many labelling India as overwhelming favorites.
Updated on Jul 18, 2021 02:19 PM IST
- India vs Sri Lanka 1st ODI: The two giants of Asia will lock horns in a three-match ODI series, beginning with the opener in Colombo on July 18. Ahead of the curtain-raiser, take a look at their head-to-head record, form guide, and a quick recap of the squads.
Updated on Jul 18, 2021 02:18 PM IST
The group of players are training separately even as the virus outbreak forced a postponement of the series by four days after the home team's batting coach Grant Flower and data analyst G T Niroshan have contracted the virus.
Published on Jul 10, 2021 01:35 PM IST
- Former India cricketer Aakash Chopra has presented his views on the Covid outbreak in the Sri Lanka camp after the start of the series has reportedly been postponed.
Updated on Jul 10, 2021 10:18 AM IST
hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
Niroshan is currently being treated as per the medical protocols. "The Data Analyst of the Sri Lanka National Team, G. T. Niroshan, has tested positive for Covid 19," Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) said in a statement.
Published on Jul 09, 2021 04:23 PM IST
Updated on Jul 07, 2021 04:22 PM IST