Sri Lanka

Mathews Century Puts Sri Lanka 241 Ahead

Angelo Mathews scored his first Test century since taking over as Sri Lanka captain to help his side bat through day four against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi, ending with a lead of 241 runs.
3 January 2014

Sri Lanka Name Squad For India Tour

Sri Lanka have finalised a 14-strong women's squad for their upcoming tour of India, where they will play six limited overs matches.
2 January 2014

Sri Lanka Fight Back, Establish Small Lead

Sri Lanka fought back strongly on day three of the first Test against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi, and closed seven runs ahead with six second-innings wickets remaining.
2 January 2014

Misbah & Younus Build Pakistan's Lead

Experienced batsmen Younus Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq both scored centuries to enable Pakistan to build a lead of 123 on day two of the first Test against Sri Lanka in Abu Dhabi.
1 January 2014

Pakistan Dominate Opening Day

Pakistan dominated the opening day of the first Test against Sri Lanka in Abu Dhabi by dismissing their opponents for 204 before closing on 46 for one in reply.
31 December 2013

Sri Lanka Earn Consolation Win

Sri Lanka salvaged some pride ahead of the Test series against Pakistan by winning the final One-Day International in Abu Dhabi by two wickets.
27 December 2013

Hafeez Recalled For Tests Against Sri Lanka

Pakistan have made three changes to their Test squad for the forthcoming three-match series against Sri Lanka in the UAE.
26 December 2013

Pakistan Win And Take Series Against Sri Lanka

Mohammad Hafeez hit his third hundred of the series and helped Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by eight wickets in the fourth ODI on Wednesday.
25 December 2013

Prasanna Jayawardene Recalled By Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka have made several changes to their Test squad for the forthcoming three-match series against Pakistan in the UAE.
23 December 2013

Hafeez, Shehzad And Gul Star In Big Pakistan Win

A second century of the series from Mohammad Hafeez led Pakistan to a convincing 113-run win in the third One-Day International against Sri Lanka in Sharjah.
22 December 2013

Sri Lanka Hold Nerve To Level Series

There was more high drama in the UAE, with Sri Lanka this time triumphing in a closely-contested ODI match in Dubai to level the series against Pakistan at one apiece with three games to play.
20 December 2013

Sri Lanka Appoint Farbrace As Coach

Sri Lanka have appointed Paul Farbrace as head coach on a two-year contract after Yorkshire released him from his position as second-team coach.
20 December 2013

Sri Lanka Women Set For India Tour

Sri Lanka Women will tour India to play three One-Day Internationals and three Twenty20 Internationals in January.
19 December 2013

Sri Lanka Pair Almost Embarrass Pakistan

An opening One-Day International that Pakistan should have won comfortably was turned into something spectacularly close in Sharjah by Sri Lanka's eighth-wicket pair of Seekkuge Prasanna and Sachithra Senanayake.
18 December 2013

Venue Switch For Opening Tests

The venues for the first two Tests between Pakistan and Sri Lanka in Abu Dhabi and Dubai have been switched with each other.
18 December 2013

Sri Lanka Remain Number One Despite Tanvir Fireworks

Sohail Tanvir and Saeed Ajmal gave them a fright but Sri Lanka held their nerve to earn a share of the spoils in the Twenty20 International series against Pakistan in Dubai. In doing so, they retain the number one ranking in the format.
13 December 2013

Rangana Herath To Miss Pakistan ODIs

Sri Lanka Cricket have confirmed that left-arm spinner Rangana Herath will miss the upcoming One-Day International series against Pakistan.
13 December 2013

Afridi Takes Pakistan Over The Line In Dubai

A magnificent maximum from Shahid Afridi gave Pakistan a last-over victory in the first of two Twenty20 Internationals against Sri Lanka.
11 December 2013

Farbrace Set For Sri Lanka Talks

Yorkshire have confirmed that Paul Farbrace has been given permission to talk to Sri Lanka Cricket as they search for a new head coach.
7 December 2013

Sri Lanka Name Squads For Pakistan Games

Sri Lanka have named their Twenty20 and One-Day International squads to play Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates in December.
25 November 2013


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