The changes in playing conditions as decided by the International Cricket Council, during its Annual Conference held in Barbados, have come into effect from the first Twenty20 International game played in Mirpur on Sunday.
Angelo Mathews played a captain’s knock to hold the Sri Lankan innings together and take his team to a lead of 291 runs after Pakistan were bundled out for just 215 on day three of the third Test in Pallekele.
A no ball by Devendra Bishoo off the penultimate delivery of the match allowed Kevon Cooper to blast a six that took Trinidad & Tobago Red Steel to a three-wicket win over Guyana Amazon Warriors in the Caribbean Premier League match in Basseterre on Saturday.
On the back of a fantastic batting display, St Kitts and Nevis Patriots obliterated Jamaica Tallawahs by 119 runs, posting the biggest ever victory in the history of the Caribbean Premier League at the Warner Park.
Jhulan Goswami struck a vital half-century and then bowled an economical spell as India Women beat New Zealand Women by 17 runs in their first ICC Women's Championship One-Day International in Bangalore.