Cricket Australia confirmed dates for a two-month tour beginning on July 11, playing three Tests, five ODIs and two T20 matches.
Aravinda de Silva replaced the committee headed by Kapila Wijegoonawardana, which was sacked by the Sports Ministry.
Why an outspoken memoir by an LTTE fighter and head of its women’s political wing has the Tamil community divided.
Faf Du Plessis said promoting big-hitting AB de Villiers up the batting order was a step in right direction.
South Africa rode on Hashim Amla’s fifty to clinch a convincing win over SRi Lanka in the Group 10 match of ICC World T20.
Faf du Plessis attributed his side’s failure to make it to semis to the first match loss to England in which his team failed to defend 229.
AB de Villiers (20 not out) smashed Lakmal for a six to seal South Africa’s win with 14 balls to spare.
AB De Villiers ended the chase in glorious style – with a six – to give South Africa an 8 wicket win over Sri Lanka.
Jeffrey Vandersay said lack of hard work is not an issue in the team as it trains hard “whether batting, bowling or fielding.”
Angelo Mathews said that missing Lasith Malinga was a big blow but there is no excuse for such shoddy performance.
Sri Lanka skipper Angelo Mathews said the senior players did not do enough to inspire the inexperienced teammates.
Courtesy Jos Buttler’s unbeaten 37-ball-66, England piled up a challenging 171 for four after being put into bat by Angelo Mathews.
England are trough to the semi-finals after defeating Sri Lanka in a nail-biting encounter.
Despite Mathews’ 73-run fight, England did just about enough to assure themselves of semis berth.
Seeing the inexperience and the repeated failures of batters upfront, the clamour for Angelo Mathews’ promotion up the order has only intensified.