Sri Lanka

Hambantota To Host Second Pakistan-Sri Lanka ODI

Hambantota will host the second One-Day International between Sri Lanka and Pakistan after heavy rain left the scheduled venue in Colombo unplayable.
23 August 2014

Alam, Maqsood Partnership Sees Pakistan Home

Fawad Alam and Sohaib Maqsood compiled a new national record sixth-wicket partnership of 147 to put Pakistan on course for a four-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the first One-Day International in Hambantota.
23 August 2014

Senanayake Remodels Bowling Action

Off-spinner Sachithra Senanayake has completed 10 days of remedial work on his bowling action in Perth.
21 August 2014

Sri Lanka President's XI Beat Pakistanis

The Sri Lanka President's XI beat the Pakistanis by 13 runs in Misbah-ul-Haq's side's only warm-up game ahead of a three-match One-Day International series against Sri Lanka.
20 August 2014

Sri Lanka Call Up Randiv, Prasad For Pakistan ODIs

Sri Lanka have recalled off-spinner Suraj Randiv and fast bowler Dhammika Prasad ahead of their three-match One-Day International series against Pakistan.
19 August 2014

Video - The Time Was Right To Retire - Jayawardene

Watch as former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene says he had a 'gut feeling' that at the age of 37, the time was right for him to retire from Test cricket.
18 August 2014

Cricket World Player Of The Week - Rangana Herath

After an action-packed week of cricket around the world, Rangana Herath has emulated Shane Watson, Stuart Broad, Rohit Sharma in retaining the Cricket World Player Of The Week award.
18 August 2014

Winning Farewell For Mahela Jayawardene

Mahela Jayawardene's final Test ended in victory and a 2-0 series win over Pakistan after Sri Lanka completed a 105-run win over Pakistan in the second and final game in Colombo.
18 August 2014

Sri Lanka Close In On Victory

Mahela Jayawardene signed off from Test cricket with his 50th half-century before Sri Lanka reduced Pakistan to 127 for seven in pursuit of a target of 271 on day four of the second and final Test in Colombo.
17 August 2014

Herath Takes Nine, Jayawardene Begins Final Innings

Rangana Herath returned figures of nine for 127 and Mahela Jayawardene began his final Test innings as Sri Lanka closed day three of the second and final Test against Pakistan 165 runs ahead.
16 August 2014

Herath Holds Up Pakistan Reply

A five-wicket haul from left-arm spinner Rangana Herath limited Pakistan to 244 for six in reply to Sri Lanka's 320 all out on day two of the second and final Test in Colombo.
15 August 2014

Pakistan Fight Back In Final Session

Pakistan fought back late on day one of the second and final Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo to reduce their hosts to 261 for eight at stumps.
14 August 2014

Lahiru Gamage Covers For Injured Shaminda Eranga

Sri Lanka have added pace bowler Lahiru Gamage to their squad for the second and final Test against Pakistan as cover for the injured Shaminda Eranga.
13 August 2014

Video - Misbah, Mathews Preview Jayawardene's Final Test

Watch as Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews and his Pakistan counterpart Misbah-ul-Haq preview the second and final Test in Colombo, which will be Mahela Jayawardene's final Test outing.
13 August 2014

Sri Lanka Call Up Binura Fernando, Recall Karunaratne

Sri Lanka have called up uncapped fast bowler Binura Fernando and recalled opening batsman Dimuth Karunaratne ahead of the second and final Test against Pakistan in Colombo.
11 August 2014

Cricket World Player Of The Week - Rangana Herath

Sri Lankan left-arm spinner Rangana Herath has been named as the Cricket World Player Of The Week after he played a key role in their remarkable victory over Pakistan in Galle.
11 August 2014

Sri Lanka Complete Remarkable Win

Sri Lanka won a race against time, the weather and their opponents as they clinched a seven-wicket victory over Pakistan on the final day of the first Test in Galle.
10 August 2014

Sangakkara, Mathews Put Sri Lanka Ahead

Kumar Sangakkara scored his 10th Test double-century as Sri Lanka secured a lead of 78 runs over Pakistan by stumps on day four of the first Test in Galle.
9 August 2014

Sangakkara Passes Dravid On Rain-Hit Day

Kumar Sangakkara moved into fourth place on the all-time list of century-makers in Test cricket on a rain-hit third day of the first Test between Sri Lanka and Pakistan in Galle.
8 August 2014

Sri Lanka Solid After Dilruwan Perera Takes Five

Sri Lanka closed day two of the first Test in Galle on 99 for one after Dilruwan Perera took his second five-wicket haul in as many innings to help bowl Pakistan out for 451.
7 August 2014