Sri Lanka dig in after Pakistan score 451 in Galle

Sri Lanka recovered from losing opener Upul Tharanga to reach 99 for one in reply to Pakistan’s 451 at the close on the second day of the first test on Thursday.

Sri Lanka victory push held up by rain in Colombo

Sri Lanka`s hopes of securing a series-levelling victory over South Africa were thwarted by two rain delays on the fifth morning of the second test that restricted play to just 30 minutes on Monday.

Sri Lanka on top despite Hashim Amla ton

Captain Hashim Amla struck a gritty 139 not out but failed to stop Sri Lanka from taking the driver`s seat in the second and final Test against South Africa on Saturday.

Sri Lanka spinners strike early double blow

Sri Lanka`s spinners took two early wickets to reduce South Africa to 23 for two in reply to the hosts` 421 at tea on the second day of the second test on Friday. Left-armer Rangana Herath, who opened the bowling, struck with his fifth ball when he forced Alviro Petersen to hit back a tame return catch with his score on two.

South Africa 206/6 against Lanka at tea

South Africa consolidated their lead on the fourth day of the first Test against Sri Lanka Saturday despite losing their opening batsmen to spinners Rangana Herath and Dilruwan Perera.

1st Test, Day 2: JP Duminy slams ton to put Proteas in command against Sri Lanka

Jean-Paul Duminy hit a superb unbeaten century to put South Africa in a position of strength on the second day of the first Test against Sri Lanka on Thursday.

1st Test: Perera's five-fer hands Sri Lanka massive win against Bangladesh

Off-spinner Dilruwan Perera picked up five wickets as Sri Lanka thumped fragile Bangladesh by an innings and 248 runs in the first Test here Thursday.

Sri Lanka in sight of huge win in first Test

Bangladesh`s fragile top order caved in for the second time in the match to leave Sri Lanka on the brink of a resounding win in the first Test in Dhaka on Thursday.

Shehzad hits maiden test ton but Pakistan`s hopes fade

Opening batsman Ahmed Shehzad struck his maiden test hundred but Pakistan`s hopes of a series-equalling victory looked distant on the third day of the third and final test on Saturday.

Mathews, Perera guide Sri Lanka to `solid` first innings total on 2nd day of 3rd Test against Pak

Sri Lanka has made a solid first innings total on the second day of the third and final Test against Pakistan in Sharjah on Friday, guided by captain Angelo Mathews and debutant Dilruwan Perera, although both narrowly missed centuries.

3rd Test: Perera, Mathews miss hundreds as Sri Lanka foil Pakistan

Dilruwan Perera missed a century on his debut while skipper Angelo Mathews fell for 91 as Sri Lanka frustrated Pakistan in the third and final Test in Sharjah on Friday.

Sri Lanka win toss and bat in final test v Pakistan

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews won the toss and opted to bat in the third and final test against Pakistan in Sharjah on Thursday.

Swann blasts ‘cheat’ Perera over catching row

England off spinner Graeme Swann has criticized Sri Lankan batsman Dilruwan Perera for refusing to walk after being caught.