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Jan 24, 2019
Australia vs Sri Lanka: Pat Cummins, debutant Jhye Richardson put hosts in charge on opening day of first TestAustralia's opener Marcus Harris finished on 40 not out at the close of play as the home side finished the day 72 for two. Trailing by another 72 runs.
Dec 29, 2018
New Zealand vs Sri Lanka: Neil Wagner dismantles visitors' innings with pace and bounce on Day 2 as Kiwis near victory in second TestThe conditions were tailor-made for short-ball specialist Wagner, New Zealand bowling coach Shane Jurgensen said, as Sri Lanka were 231 for six at stumps.
Nov 30, 2018
Sri Lanka recall Lahiru Thirimanne, Nuwan Pradeep for two Test series against New ZealandBoth left-hand batsman Lahiru Thirimanne and pacer Nuwan Pradeep are making a comeback to the Sri Lankan Test side after a year.
Nov 27, 2018
Sri Lanka vs England: Weak batting display, wrong DRS calls hurt hosts, led to 3-0 drubbing in Test seriesEngland were definitely the better side. Sri Lanka, on the other hand, were extremely poor. At times they were lethargic, at times dumb, on other occasions lacked imagination and on a serious note even showed arrogance.
Nov 25, 2018
Sri Lanka vs England: Visitors on course to complete clean sweep as hosts struggle in second inningsMoeen Ali opened the bowling for England and took openers Danushka Gunathilaka for 6 and Dimuth Karunaratne for 23 on the spin paradise in Colombo.
Nov 17, 2018
Sri Lanka vs England: Spinners derail hosts innings on Day 4 as Joe Root and Co close in on series win in island nationMoeen Ali trapped Mathews lbw in the first over after tea to end the senior batsman's solid resistance that had kept alive Sri Lanka's hopes of chasing down a target of 301.
Nov 16, 2018
Sri Lanka vs England: Joe Root's century gives visitors leverage on third day in second TestEngland reached 324 for nine – a second innings lead of 278 – when bad light stopped play for the day at Kandy.
Nov 15, 2018
Sri Lanka vs England: Roshen Silva's gritty 85 helps hosts take crucial 46-run lead on Day 2 of second TestSri Lanka, down 1-0 in the three-match series, were bowled out for 336 in reply to England's 290. England's Rory Burns and tail-ender Jack Leach had to see out one nervy over before the end of the second day in Kandy.
Nov 14, 2018
Sri Lanka vs England: Sam Curran, Jos Buttler fifties lift visitors after top-order falter against spinnersEngland spinner Jack Leach then strengthened visitor’s position, dismissing opener Kaushal Silva in the 12 overs Sri Lanka faced as the home side reached 26 for one at the close.
Nov 08, 2018
Sri Lanka vs England: Keaton Jennings' century on Day 3 sets hosts an improbable target of 462 in first TestAt the close, Sri Lanka were 15 without loss after Dimuth Karunaratne and Kaushal Silva hung on for seven overs, leaving a further 447 to make at a ground where no team has successfully chased more than 99.