COLOMBO: India were 21-3 in their second innings at stumps on the third day of the final Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo on Sunday, an overall lead of 132 runs.
GALLE: Dinesh Chandimal inspired a Sri Lankan fightback with an attacking unbeaten 162, his highest score, as the hosts set India a target of 176 on the third day on Friday to win the opening test at Galle.
GALLE: Leg spinner Yasir Shah took nine wickets in the first test match as Pakistan defeated Sri Lanka by 10 wickets at Galle on Sunday, ARY News reports.
GALLE, Sri Lanka: Pakistan’s defeat against Sri Lanka in the first Test match at Galle earned team players wrath of former players, who along with blasting the defensive batting display, castigated the approach of the skipper Misbahul Haq.
GALLE: Pakistan lost Khurram Manzoor just two overs before the end of the fourth day, when he nicked Rangana Herath behind closing the day at 4-1, ARY News reported.
GALLE, Sri Lanka: Kumar Sangakkara struck his 37th test hundred as he and his retiring team mate Mahela Jayawardene powered Sri Lanka to 252 for two wickets before rain washed out the final session on day three of the first test against Pakistan on Friday.
GALLE, Sri Lanka: Pakistan’s first innings in a Test against Sri Lanka at Galle winded up on an impressive 451 runs, boosted by Younis Khan’s 177 with the help of lower order’s blitz, ARY News reported.
GALLE, Sri Lanka: South Africa beat Sri Lanka by 153 runs on the fifth and final day of the first test to take a one-nil lead in the two-match series on Sunday. Scores: South Africa 455-9 declared and 206-6 declared v Sri Lanka 292 and 216 (K Sangakkara 76, D Steyn 4-45, M Morkel 4-29). South Africa won the toss, elected to bat and scored 455 for 9 wickets before declaring in first innings. Sri Lanka replied with 292 in its first innings. South Africa scored impressive 206 for 6 and declared to set up a game in its favour…