28 Jul 2016
Kusal Mendis struck his maiden test century in a match in which no other batsman has managed a fifty to power Sri Lanka to 253 for five at tea on day three of the first Test against Australia on Thursday.
25 Aug 2016
Colombo: Australia's Steve Smith has been rested to concentrate on next month's tour of South Africa leaving David Warner to lead the side for the remainder of the Sri Lanka series.
04 Aug 2016
Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews won the toss and opted to bat against Australia in the second Test of the three-match series at Galle on Thursday.
30 Jul 2016
Rangana Herath claimed four Australian wickets to spin Sri Lanka to a remarkable 106-run victory on an intriguing final day in the weather-hit first Test in Pallekele on Saturday.
29 Jul 2016
Pallekele: Sri Lanka were 314 for seven against Australia after umpires called an early lunch on a rain-interrupted fourth day of the first cricket Test here today.
28 Jul 2016
Pallekele: Australia removed Sri Lankan opener Kusal Perera cheaply after building up an 86-run first innings lead over their hosts as they took firm command yesterday of a low-scoring Test here.
26 Jul 2016
Australia's bowlers ripped through Sri Lanka's brittle batting order to dismiss the home side for 117 on an eventful first day of the opening Test at Pallekele on Tuesday that also saw the visitors lose their openers for just seven runs.
09 Jun 2016
London: Kusal Perera returned to the Sri Lanka team for the third Test against England at Lord's today after six months out fighting doping allegations.
19 May 2016
Aranayaka, Sri Lanka: Hopes faded today for the survival of about 150 people trapped under the mud and rubble of two landslides in Sri Lanka, as heavy rain hampered rescue operations and the death toll from the disaster rose to 41.
09 Mar 2016
Colombo: India today signed an agreement with Sri Lanka to provide over USD 400 million to finance three water supply projects in the country that would benefit at least one million consumers.