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England set Sri Lanka 301 to win Pallekele test

England were all out for 346 in their second innings in the first session on the fourth day, setting Sri Lanka 301 for victory...

England’s Foakes gets nod as keeper for second Sri Lanka test

A century on debut and tidy performance behind the stumps has ensured that Ben Foakes will retain the wicketkeeper's position for the second test...

England spinners, Stokes dent Sri Lanka top order

Sri Lanka squandered a decent start to slump to 98 for three at lunch on the penultimate day of the first test against England on Friday. Kusal...

Sri Lanka slip after Foakes’ debut ton in Galle Test

A rampant England ran through Sri Lanka's top-order after wicketkeeper-batsman Ben Foakes hit a century on debut to guide the tourists to 342 in the first...

Chandimal looks to put England in a spin at Galle

Skipper Dinesh Chandimal Monday said Sri Lanka's spinners are ready to fire in the first Test against England in Galle as the hosts eye a winning...

Sri Lanka bowling coach Zoysa charged with match-fixing

Former Sri Lanka paceman and bowling coach Nuwan Zoysa was provisionally suspended with immediate effect on Wednesday after being charged by the International Cricket...

Sri Lanka sacks booze supplier for England tour

Sri Lanka Cricket on Thursday sacked its food and beverage supplier for selling booze without a licence during England's tour of the island, sparking a mid-match...

Sri Lanka thrash England to claim consolation win

Sri Lanka's Niroshan Dickwella and skipper Dinesh Chandimal set up a crushing 219-run win via DLS method over a much-changed England on Tuesday to end...

Sri Lanka spin ace Herath to retire after first England test

Sri Lanka's Rangana Herath, the most successful left-arm spinner in test history, will retire after the series opener against England in Galle next month, the...

Sri Lanka arrests cricket official over $5.5m fraud

Sri Lankan police arrested a top cricket board official Monday over a $5.5 million fraud involving the sale of television rights for the ongoing England...