India will aim to create their core for the 2019 World Cup while Sri Lanka need to ensure they do not fall behind in the race to directly qualify for the World Cup.
KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan attain career-best Test rankings; Ravindra Jadeja loses top all-rounder status
After completing 3-0 series whitewash against Sri Lanka, Indian players including KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan attained career-best positions the latest ICC rankings
Shikhar Dhawan also said, "I know I am an aggressive batsman so I would rather get out that way (pull to square leg) than getting out in the slips and being defensive because that is not my natural game."
Spinners lead Sri Lanka's fightback after Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul guide India to solid start in 3rd Test
Here are some photo highlights from Day 1 of the third Test at Kandy.
India vs Sri Lanka: Shikhar Dhawan scores fine century but hosts bounce back to restrict visitors to 329/6
Courtesy Dhawan's (119) sixth Test hundred and a record 188-run opening stand with KL Rahul (85), India looked good for a score close to 400 after opting to bat
Here's everything you need to know about watching the third Test match between India and Sri Lanka at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium in Kandy.
Sri Lanka on Monday recalled left-handed batsman Lahiru Thirimanne in its squad for the second Test against India as a replacement for injured Asela Gunaratne.
Nineteen-year-old all-rounder Hasaranga bowled only 16 balls but tore through Zimbabwe's tail.
Malinga, who was slapped with a suspended six-month match ban earlier this week, has been told to take two days of rest after coming down with the bug.
If Sri Lanka encounter pitches that suit them and win some important tosses then this team has the potential to cause a few upsets in the tournament.
Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 2nd Test: Shakib Al Hasan's century puts visitors in control at end of Day 3
Shakib Al Hasan struck his fifth Test century and Mosaddek Hossain scored a fifty on his debut to put Bangladesh in control of the second Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo on Friday
Bangladesh's Soumya Sarkar and Tamim Iqbal shared a century opening stand before Sri Lanka took two late wickets to tighten their grip on the first Test at Galle on Wednesday.
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Injured captain Angelo Mathews hit two sixes in the last over to hand Sri Lanka a series-levelling three-wicket win in the second Twenty20 international against South Africa on Sunday.
Sri Lanka named uncapped all-rounder Thikshila de Silva today in a 15-member squad for the three Twenty20 Internationals against South Africa.
Half centuries from the in-form Kusal Mendis and skipper Angelo Mathews gave Sri Lanka the edge over Australia on the opening day of the second cricket Test here today despite a five-wicket haul from Mitchell Starc.
Sri Lanka vs Australia, 2nd Test: Hosts eye historic series win as visitors look to re-establish dominance
Sri Lanka are in no mood to let Australia off the hook as they look to follow up their first Test victory over the top side in 17 years, skipper Angelo Mathews said on Wednesday.
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For Sri Lanka’s astonishing win in Pallekele in the First Test against Test , however, both the match result and its fascinating cascade of processes were of huge significance.
Australia faced an uphill struggle to save the first Test against Sri Lanka's spinners after losing three early second innings wickets while trying to chase 268.