Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka bag historic whitewash over Oz

Sri Lanka won the third Test against Australia by 163 runs in Colombo to record a three nil series whitewash, their first against the Aussies, and Rangana...

17 August 2016 12:22

Honours even after Herath's five-fer

Day three of the third Test between Sri Lank and Australia was a fairly even one in the end, as the hosts ended the day on 22 for one, just two runs behind,...

15 August 2016 17:27

Third Test preview: Sri Lanka v Australia

Australia's Test team last suffered a series whitewash in 2012, and only four times overall, but they could find themselves losing to love if Sri Lanka win...

12 August 2016 15:10

Mathews lauds brilliant Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka captain, Angelo Mathews, has heaped praise on his team after they smashed Australia in Galle to take an unbeatable 2-0 lead in the Warne-Muralitharan...

6 August 2016 15:53

Sri Lanka beat Aussies to claim series glory

Sri Lanka have claimed their first Test series success over Australia in 17 years after winning the second Test by 229 runs in Galle.

6 August 2016 14:59

Starc gets five on seesaw day one

All the talk in the build up to the second Test between Sri Lanka and Australia had been about the turning wicket in Galle, but Mitchell Starc showed his...

4 August 2016 13:28

Galle Test preview: Sri Lanka v Australia

The second Test between Sri Lanka and Australia takes place at picturesque Galle, where the hosts will hope to extend their series lead as long as the Aussies...

4 August 2016 13:25

Murali: Sri Lanka must nurture new talent

Former Sri Lanka spinner Muttiah Muralitharan is pleased to see new talent coming through the ranks, despite the Test side's poor recent fortunes, but has...

3 August 2016 11:10

Murali needed coaxing to attack

Legendary Sri Lankan batsman and former captain Mahela Jayawardene has revealed that Muttiah Muralitharan needed to be persuaded to attack.

29 July 2016 10:45

Sri Lanka fight back with Kusal century

Sri Lanka number four Kusal Mendis was forced to be an opener, for all intents and purposes, on day three of the first Test in Pallekele, and frustrated...

28 July 2016 13:47