Cricket News sort by Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka batsman Kusal Mendis has been arrested by the Horethuduwa police for running over a 64-year-old cyclist in the Colombo suburb of Panadura. The victim eventually succumbed to his injuries.

Former Sri Lanka captain and 1996 World Cup-winning batsman Aravinda De Silva has been investigated over the 2011 World Cup fixing allegations. Along with De Silva, former opener Upul Tharanga, who played in the final, has also been questioned.

Pacer Jasprit Burmah became India’s leading wicket-taker in T20Is with 53 scalps while skipper Virat Kohli became the fastest captain to 11,000 international runs

Indian pace bowlers Navdeep Saini and Shardul Thakur shone in the second T20I against Sri Lanka at Indore on Tuesday. While Saini (2 for 18) impressed with his pace and bounce, especially the unplayable yorker he delivered to Danushka Gunathilaka, Thakur (3 for 23) stood out with his variations, running through the lower order.

Newcomers Navdeep Saini (2/18) and Shardul Thakur (3 for 23) starred with the ball as India registered a convincing seven-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the second T20I at Indore