Sri Lanka vs England: Dinesh Chandimal poses warning to visitors, says Galle pitch will help spinners
Sri Lanka, who went down to the tourists 3-1 in the five one-day internationals and also lost a one-off Twenty20 match, are looking for redemption in the three-Test series starting Tuesday.
Sri Lanka vs England: Jonny Bairstow ruled out of first Test after sustaining ankle injury while playing football
Jonny Bairstow hurt his ankle playing football in a training session and missed the last two games of the five-match ODI series, which England won 3-1.
Sri Lanka's Rangana Herath, aged 40, has taken five-wicket hauls against all the Test nations during his 19-year career and he stands 10th on the all-time bowlers' list with 430 dismissals.
Sri Lanka vs England: Jos Buttler 'feared worst' after hitting Sri Lankan fielder Pathum Nissanka on head in practice match
The incident involving Jos Buttler on the second day of the two-day clash between England and Sri Lanka Board President’s XI revived memories of the on-field injury suffered by Australian Phillip Hughes in 2014 which proved fatal, but it was later confirmed Pathum Nissanka was out of danger after an MRI scan.
Sri Lanka vs England: Visitors told to stay away from political demonstrations as island nation boils over power struggle
England spokesman Danny Reuben said a four-day practice match in Colombo would go ahead as planned, despite the troubles in the capital.
Sri Lanka vs England: Jason Roy's fiery knock helps visitors beat Thisara Perera and Co by 30 runs in Only T20I
Jason Roy hit 69 off 36 balls and Joe Denly, returning to the England side after eight years, opened the bowling with his leg spin and took four wickets as the tourists won by 30 runs.
Sri Lanka vs England, Highlights, Only T20I, at Colombo, Full cricket score: Visitors win by 30 runs
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Sri Lanka vs England: Players will have to make every chance count with World Cup around the corner, says visitors' coach Trevor Bayliss
England’s fringe players risk slipping out of contention for spots in next year’s World Cup squad after failing to grab their chance in Tuesday’s crushing one-day international defeat to Sri Lanka, said coach Trevor Bayliss.
Niroshan Dickwella top-scored with 95 and spin bowler Akila Dananjaya took four wickets to lead Sri Lanka to a confidence-boosting 219-run win on the DLS method in the fifth and final one-day international against England.
Sri Lanka vs England, Highlights, 5th ODI at Colombo, Full Cricket Score: Hosts beat Jos Buttler and Co by 219 runs
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Kamindu Mendis, who has played under-19 matches, was brought into the squad led by Thisara Perera for Saturday's match at Premadasa International Stadium in Colombo under lights.
Sri Lanka vs England: Veteran spinner Rangana Herath to bring 18-year international career to end after Galle Test
Sri Lanka are set to bid goodbye to a legend in the near future with veteran left-arm spinner Rangana Herath announcing his decision to bring his international career to an end after the first Test against England at Galle.
England won the fourth ODI at Pallekele against Sri Lanka by 18 runs on DLS method after thunder and lightning stopped their run chase.
Highlights, Sri Lanka vs England, 4th ODI at Pallekele, Full Cricket Score: Visitors win by 18 runs to seal series
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Sri Lanka vs England: Visitors defend scheduling, blame crammed calendar for choosing Sri Lanka tour in rainy season
England said they were forced to organise a tour of Sri Lanka during the rainy season due to crowded international cricket calendar.
Sri Lanka vs England: Kusal Perera ruled out of remaining ODIs; Joe Denly included in visitors' squad after Liam Dawson flies home
Sri Lanka's middle order batsman Kusal Perera will skip the three remaining one-day matches against England, while visiting all-rounder Liam Dawson has been ruled out of the entire tournament, officials said.
Sri Lanka vs England: Lasith Malinga's consistent performances instill confidence in team's bowling as 2019 World Cup looms
Differences between senior fast bowler Lasith Malinga and Sri Lanka Cricket meant that the veteran was going to fade away without even a farewell game. But Malinga decided to bury the hatchet and has returned to international cricket fitter and hungrier.
England scored 278-9, with Eoin Morgan smashing 92, but umpires stopped play at Dambulla with Sri Lanka on 140-5 after 29 of their overs.
Sri Lanka vs England, Highlights, 2nd ODI at Dambulla, full cricket score: Visitors win by 31 runs (D/L method)
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Sri Lanka vs England: Incessant rain washes out 1st ODI after visitors hand debuts to Olly Stone, Liam Dawson
England's first one-day international in Sri Lanka was abandoned on Wednesday after several hours of monsoon rain in Dambulla.