Sri Lanka

Tantalising fifth day target with Sri Lanka ahead

Pakistan collapsed from 202 for two to 329 all out to set Sri Lanka a target of 153 in the fourth innings before rain made the start of the final innings impossible before stumps on day four of the second Test in Colombo.
28 June 2015

Kumar Sangakkara to retire after second Test against India

Legendary Sri Lankan cricketer Kumar Sangakkara on Saturday made a formal announcement that he will retire from international cricket after the second Test of the upcoming series against India.
27 June 2015

Pakistan erase deficit on a slow day

Pakistan are just six runs behind Sri Lanka after a solid show from their top order saw them reach 171 for two when play was called off due to bad light on day three of the second Test at P Sara Oval, Colombo.
27 June 2015

Sri Lanka in firm control in a bad Test for DRS

Yasir Shah took a five-wicket haul to become the fastest Pakistan bowler to 50 Test wickets, but couldn’t stop Sri Lanka from taking a 166-run lead with one wicket remaining, at stumps on day two of the second Test in Colombo.
26 June 2015

Fractured hand rules out Wahab Riaz from the remainder of Test series

Pakistan pace spearhead, Wahab Riaz, has been ruled out of the remainder of the Sri Lanka Test series with a fractured hand, after being hit on the glove by debutant Dushmantha Chameera, in the first day of the second Test.
26 June 2015

Sri Lanka win day one after Pakistan capitulate in two sessions

Tharindu Kaushal picked up a five wicket haul as Sri Lanka dismissed Pakistan for just 138 within two sessions without Rangana Herath having bowled a single delivery, before knocking off 70 runs with the bat late on day one of the second Test in Colombo.
25 June 2015

Pakistan turn things around for a sensational win

Yasir Shah took seven wickets to demolish Sri Lanka in their second innings and set Pakistan up for a win in the first Test at Galle by 10 wickets having to chase down 92 which they did in just 11.2 overs taking a 1-0 lead in the three match series.
21 June 2015

Pakistan dominate after Asad Shafiq's amazing resistance

Asad Shafiq scored a resilient ton and Sarfraz Ahmed played a brilliant counterattacking innings as Pakistan managed a lead of 117 with a chance to win the game, at stumps on day four of the first Test in Galle.
20 June 2015

Wickets tumble on day three with Sri Lanka ahead

Sri Lanka collapsed from 178 for three to 300 all out before putting Pakistan in the spotlight getting five wickets for just 118 at stumps on day three of the first Test in Galle.
19 June 2015

Kaushal Silva helps Sri Lanka start solidly on day two

Kaushal Silva anchored one end with an unbeaten 80 to take Sri Lanka to 178 for three at stumps on day two against Pakistan, after rain caused the loss of a session before the game could eventually get underway in Galle.
18 June 2015

Persistent rain abandons play on day one of Galle Test

No play was possible on day one of the first Test between hosts Sri Lanka and Pakistan in Galle after heavy rains until noon acted as a dampener for a sub-continental affair.
17 June 2015

Jehan Mubarak returns to Test Squad for Pakistan series

Jehan Mubarak makes a comeback to the Sri Lankan Test squad after a gap of almost eight years as he was named in the 16-man squad to face Pakistan in the three-match series which kicks off on 17th June.
11 June 2015

Saeed Ajmal left out for Test series against Sri Lanka

The Pakistan selectors on Wednesday have dropped Saeed Ajmal from the squad for the upcoming three-match Test series to be played against Sri Lanka from 17th June onwards as he failed to make an impression with his remodeled action
3 June 2015

All-Rounder Matthews Seals Series Win For West Indies

Hayley Matthews followed up a haul of four for 10 with an unbeaten 32 to guide West Indies Women to a nine-wicket win over Sri Lanka Women and a 2-1 series victory in Colombo.
26 May 2015

Dottin, Taylor Level Series For West Indies

Deandra Dottin and Stafanie Taylor scored half-centuries during a 101-run partnership to help West Indies Women beat Sri Lanka Women by eight wickets in the second Twenty20 International in Colombo.
25 May 2015

Sri Lanka Win Curtailed T20 Opener

Sri Lanka Women beat West Indies Women by five runs on the Duckworth/Lewis method after the first Twenty20 International in Colombo was cut short due to bad weather.
23 May 2015

Hansika, Mendis In Sri Lanka T20I Squad

Sri Lanka have named a 14-strong women's squad to take on West Indies Women in their three-match Twenty20 International series which begins this weekend.
21 May 2015

Series Win For West Indies Women

West Indies Women sealed a 3-1 series win by beating Sri Lanka Women by 31 runs in the fourth and final One-Day International in Colombo.
20 May 2015

Dottin, Taylor Set Up West Indies Win

Half-centuries from Deandra Dottin and Stafanie Taylor set up an 18-run win on the Duckworth/Lewis method for West Indies Women over Sri Lanka Women in the third One-Day International in Colombo.
18 May 2015

Siriwardene Stars In Sri Lanka Win

Shashikala Siriwardene took four for 30 and then hit an unbeaten 42 to play the starring role as Sri Lanka Women beat West Indies Women by six wickets in the second One-Day International in Colombo.
15 May 2015


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