Cricket News sort by Angelo Davis Mathews

The opening Test at Galle between Sri Lanka and New Zealand is tantalizingly poised for an early finish possibly inside four days.

A superb partnership between centurion Tillakaratne Dilshan and Angelo Mathews saw Sri Lanka clinch the rain-affected Third ODI at Pallekele by 7 wickets. The hosts have now got a 2-0 lead in the 5-match ODI Series.

Sri Lanka has today named a T20I Squad and an ODI Squad for its upcoming home series against New Zealand.

Angelo Mathews has been named as Sri Lanka’s new T20I Captain with the Board appointing him for a period of 1 year. Speedster Lasith Malinga has been named as Mathews’ deputy.

Mahela Jayawardene has announced that he has resigned as the Captain of the Sri Lanka T20 Captain following the team’s shock defeat against West Indies in yesterday’s World T20 Final.

West Indies clinched the ICC World T20 2012 after outplaying hosts Sri Lanka in a one-sided contest at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo. Sri Lanka needing only 138 to chase made a complete mess because of the soft approach from its top order.

One of the reasons why Ireland would believe that they can upset a few top teams is the presence of a supremely talented hard-hitter like Kevin in their ranks.

A brilliant partnership between Suresh Raina and Irfan Pathan helped India pull off a thrilling victory in the third ODI at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.

Sri Lanka completed an easy 9-wicket win to level the ODI Series 1-1 before leaving to Colombo. India couldn’t put up any sort of fight with the ball as the Lankans eased to the target of 139 in just 19.5 overs without playing any real big shots.