Angelo Matthews

  • Tour of Ireland could affect Sri Lankan players' IPL stint January 6, 2014

    New Delhi: The Sri Lankan cricketers' involvement in this year's Indian Premier League could be curtailed after the team confirmed a twomatch ODI series against Ireland as a buildup to its tour of England in May. The matches, set for on May 6 and 8, would fall in the middle of...
  • IPL 6: Inform RCB look to sail past struggling Pune April 23, 2013

    Bangalore: After registering a facile win over Rajasthan Royals, tabletoppers Royal Challengers Bangalore will look to continue their winning streak when they face Pune Warriors in Game 31 of IPL 6 on Tuesday. A confident RCB are on a roll after winning five matches they have played at home this...
  • IPL franchises may want key matches out of Chennai March 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Franchises with a strong Sri Lankan presence are slowly building up pressure on the Governing Council of the Indian Premier League (IPL) to shift their playoff and knockout matches out of Chennai. Four franchises IANS spoke to were confident that the issue would be sorted out by the time...
  • 1st Test, SL v Ban, Day 1: Sangakkara's 142 propels Lanka to 361 for 3 March 8, 2013

    Galle: Sri Lanka cruised to a commanding 361-3 at stumps against an ordinary Bangladesh bowling on the first day of the first Test at Galle International Stadium on Friday. Former captain Kumar Sangakkara took centre stage with his 31st Test hundred, equaling the Sri Lankan record held by colleague Mahela...
  • 1st Test, Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, Day 1: As it happened March 8, 2013

    Galle: Sri Lankan batsmen made merry on day 1 lead by Kumar Sangakkara's 142 with Dilshan and Thirimanne scoring fifties as they finished the day on 361 for 3 in the 1st Test against Bangladesh. Sohag Gazi picked up three wickets for the hosts. Read on for the updates from...
  • 1st T20: SL look to end tour on a high January 25, 2013

    Sydney:After three Test defeats in which they were pushed nearly to the ground, followed by a tied ODI contest in which they were robbed of a great chance of a series win due to an abandonment, two Twenty20 internationals could be seen as a welcome release for some of the...
  • We're faring well as a team: Ashwin August 3, 2012

    Kandy: Having taken an unassailable lead in the fivematch ODI series against Sri Lanka, offspinner Ravichandran Ashwin on Friday said India were doing very well as a team and there was no need to single out any individual performance ahead of the final encounter of the rubber. India registered their third...
  • SL likely to change bowling lineup vs Pak July 7, 2012

    Kandy: Sri Lanka are set to change their bowling lineup in a bid to secure their first Test series success since 2009 when they face Pakistan in the third and final Test starting on Sunday. The hosts, who lead the threematch series 10, only need a draw at the Pallakele Stadium...