Sri Lanka ponder life after golden generation


Sri Lanka are banking on young talent to see them through a transitional phase in Test cricket despite the departure of one batting great, another approaching retirement and an ageing spinner in the ranks.

Randiv recalled; Sri Lanka shuffle pack for ODI’s


Sri Lanka have made several changes after naming a 15-man squad for the first two one-day internationals against Pakistan.

Misbah safe despite Sri Lanka defeat – board chief


Pakistan’s newly elected cricket chief Tuesday backed captain Misbah-ul Haq despite a Test series defeat in Sri Lanka, calling it a setback not a disaster.

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Australia unchanged for second test against New Zealand


Australia coach Ewen McKenzie has named an unchanged side for Saturday’s Rugby Championship test against New Zealand in Auckland.

Midfield dilemma takes centre stage for NZ’s Hansen


All Blacks coach Steve Hansen could have a slight dilemma in picking his centre combination for their Rugby Championship clash with Australia at Eden Park on Saturday.

South Africa labour to narrow win over Argentina


South Africa laboured to a 13-6 victory over Argentina on Saturday in a Rugby Championship Test in rain-soaked Pretoria.

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