An unbroken 117 runs partnership for the second wicket between Cameron Guruge and Nipun Sumanasinghe helped St. Joseph’s make a bold reply of 124 for 1 at the end of the first day’s play in the Under 19 inter-school cricket encounter played at Darley Road.
Sahan Wijeratne hit a fine 102 which included nine boundaries as Badureliya SC made 300 against Moors SC on day one of the SLC Premier League Plate Championship cricket encounter played at the BRC Grounds on Friday.
Kithuruwan Vithanage made 130 inclusive of 17 boundaries and a six as Tamil Union made 377 against CCC on day one of their SLC Premier League Super Eight cricket encounter played at the Colts Grounds yesterday.
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane dismissed criticism of his side’s talisman Cristiano Ronaldo on Friday following a dip in form that has coincided with Real losing two consecutive games after setting a Spanish record unbeaten run of 40 games.
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Barcelona need to avoid a growing sense of hysteria felt by fans, fellow players and media over protracted negotiations to extend superstar striker Lionel Messi’s contract, his coach Luis Enrique said Friday.
Canelo Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. will square off on May 6 in one of the biggest fights in Mexican boxing history, Golden Boy Promotions announced on Friday.
Chicago forward Jimmy Butler scored 42 points as the Bulls rallied from a 19-point deficit to beat the Toronto Raptors 123-118 in overtime.
World number one Andy Murray insisted Sunday that Novak Djokovic will remain his biggest threat in 2017, as the pair prepare for a potential first clash of the season in Doha this week.
Updates from the Premier League Cricket match between Bloomfield and Galle CC
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has no qualms about unleashing Sergio Aguero against title rivals Liverpool after his suspension, while John Stones could be fit for the Anfield showdown.
Wimbledon champion Andy Murray and Olympic gold medalist Mo Farah will each receive a knighthood in the New Year Honours.
Updates from the Premier League cricket match between Bloomfield and Tamil Union
New Zealand prop Charlie Faumuina has signed on with French club Toulouse but said Thursday he still wants to be available for the All Blacks when the British and Irish Lions tour next year.
Former world No 1 Ana Ivanovic on Wednesday announced her retirement from tennis, admitting that the physical toll of the circuit had proved too much.
Chilaw Marians from their overnight score of 397 for 5 propelled by a knock of 151 by Sachithra Serasinghe and an unbeaten half ton by Akshu Fernando amassed a score of 552 for 8 declared against Galle CC on day two of their Premier Tier A cricket encounter played at the FTZ ground in Katunayake.
Left arm spinner Mohamed Ameen celebrated his 50 wicket haul of the ongoing Under 19 inter-school cricket season with a match bag of 8 for 71 runs to help St Peter’s record a convincing nine wicket win over St Mary’s Kegalle which was their third outright win in the match concluded at Gampola on Thursday.
Usain Bolt and Michael Phelps towered over the 2016 Rio Games, capping an era of sustained excellence that promises to reverberate through the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and beyond.
Live updates from the Premier League Cricket match between SSC and NCC
Live updates from the Premier League Cricket match between Tamil Union and Chilaw Marians