Latest Cricket News Updates http://cricwaves.appspot.com Latest news from cricwaves.appspot.com (c)cricwaves.appspot.com en-gb Wed 23 Oct 2019 Rangana Herath announces retirement after glorious career http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/jtqk7eke2Y_drh-sevawcirc/rangana-herath-announces-retirement-after-glorious-career.html Sri Lanka's spin legend Rangana Herath has announced his decision to retire after the first Test against England at Galle. After conquering South Africa, Herath looking to sign off on a high against England http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/QBs3PQBP5j_drh-sevawcirc/after-conquering-south-africa-herath-looking-to-sign-off-on-a-high-against-england.html At 40, Rangana Herath led Sri Lanka to a Test series win over South Africa, and now is looking forward to the challenge against England, his farewell international series. Herath claimed 6/98 as South Africa Dinesh Chandimal: We fought hard and competed well http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/dU43OjttDR_drh-sevawcirc/dinesh-chandimal-we-fought-hard-and-competed-well.html Sri Lanka skipper Dinesh Chandimal was reasonably happy after his team escaped with a draw under fading light at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata. Colombo Test: Rangana Herath equals Kumble's record for 10-wicket hauls http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/tHxpWurcNY_drh-sevawcirc/colombo-test-rangana-herath-equals-kumbles-record-for-10-wicket-hauls.html Sri Lanka's veteran left arm spinner Rangana Herath picked up 6-133 in the second innings of the one-off Port Elizabeth Test preview: Proteas firm favourites against Lanka http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/Kr5GUfcwoZ_drh-sevawcirc/port-elizabeth-test-preview-proteas-firm-favourites-against-lanka.html While Australia take on Pakistan in the Boxing Day Test at Melbourne, South Africa, on the other hand, will face Sri Lanka at Port Elizabeth Harare Test preview: Herath to debut as captain against Zimbabwe http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/USuspTRffR_drh-sevawcirc/harare-test-preview-herath-to-debut-as-captain-against-zimbabwe.html Zimbabwe haven’t played a lot of Test cricket of late. In fact, for a while they did not feature in Tests at all, owing to the political turmoil in the country Sri Lanka-Australia Tests: Top performers http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/Xjmc5Q4BJs_drh-sevawcirc/sri-lanka-australia-tests-top-performers.html Sri Lanka thrashed Australia 3-0 in the recently concluded series. As expected a lot of players from the hosts dominated the statistics. Here’s a closer look at the top performers from the series SSC Test: Herath once again stood up and made the difference http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/PYsc1Gtkyp_drh-sevawcirc/ssc-test-herath-once-again-stood-up-and-made-the-difference.html At the beginning of the series, it was clearly stated that Australia would be favourites to win the series, but also that things could change quickly if Rangana Herath gets his act right. For the third time in the series, at Colombo