Sri Lanka's membership of the International Cricket Council (ICC) has been suspended with immediate effect, the governing body announced on Friday.
New Zealand took a significant stride towards the Cricket World Cup semi-finals with a five-wicket win over Sri Lanka in Bangalore.
Sri Lanka's Angelo Mathews became the first player to be timed out in 146 years of international cricket during their controversial three-wicket defeat to Bangladesh at the Cricket World Cup.
Sri Lanka's Angelo Mathews became the first player to be timed out in 146 years of international cricket during a controversial Cricket World Cup clash with Bangladesh.
India became the first team to qualify for the knockout stages of the Cricket World Cup with a thumping 302-run victory over Sri Lanka in Mumbai.
Afghanistan kept their hopes of a top-four finish in the Cricket World Cup very much alive with a comfortable seven-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in Pune.