Category Archives: Sri Lanka

1st Asian team to win historic series in South Africa

South Africa vs Sri lanka, Port Elizabeth (South Africa)2nd test day 3 highlightsSouth Africa: 222 (de Kock 86, A.Markram 60, T.Fernando 3/62 )Sri Lanka: 154 (Dickwella 42,Thirimanne 29,Rabada 4/38 ) South Africa: 128 (2nd innings)(Du Plessis 50*, Amla 32, Lakmal 4/39)Sri Lanka: 60/2 (2nd innings)(K.Mendis 84*, B.Fernando 75*, Olivier 1/46)Sri Lanka won by 8 wicketsPlayer of the match: Kusal MendisPlayer

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SL bowlers bowl out SA for 128 runs as they are close to victory

South Africa vs Sri lanka, Port Elizabeth (South Africa)2nd test day 2 highlightsSouth Africa: 222 (de Kock 86, A.Markram 60, T.Fernando 3/62 )Sri Lanka: 154 (Dickwella 42,Thirimanne 29,Rabada 4/38 ) South Africa: 128 (2nd innings)(Du Plessis 50*, Amla 32, Lakmal 4/39)Sri Lanka: 60/2 (2nd innings)(Karunaratne 19, B.Fernando 17, Olivier 1/10)Day 2: Sri Lanka require another 137 runs with 8 wickets

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de Kock half century helps Sa to take past 200

South Africa vs Sri lanka,Port Elizabeth (South Africa)2nd test day 1 highlightsSouth Africa: 222 (de Kock 86, A.Markram 60, T.Fernando 3/62 )Sri Lanka: 60/3(Thirimanne 25*, Karunaratne 17, Olivier 2/25 ) Day 1: SriLanka trail by 162 runs with 7 wickets remaining in the innings   South AfricaXI: Dean Elgar, Aiden Markram, Hashim Amla, Faf du Plessis (c),

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Kusal Perera 153* lead SL to thriller win

South Africa vs Sri lanka,Durban(South Africa)1st test day 4 highlightsSouth Africa: 235 & 259 (2nd innings) (Du Plessis 90, de Kock 55, Ambuldeniya 5/66 )Sri Lanka: 191 & 304/9 (85.3 ov)  (Target 304)  (2nd innings)(K. Perera 153* de Silva 48, Maharaj 3/71)  Sri Lanka won by 1 wicketMan of the match: Kusal Perera Series result: Sri Lanka led

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Du Plessis and bowlers give Sa chances to win

South Africa vs Sri lanka,Durban(South Africa)1st test day 3 highlightsSouth Africa: 235 & 259 (2nd innings) (Du Plessis 90, de Kock 55, Ambuldeniya 5/66 )Sri Lanka: 191 & 83/3  (2nd innings)(P.Fernando 28*, Thirimanne 21)  Sri Lanka require another 221 runs with 7 wickets remaining   South Africa 2nd innings highlights Day 3 highlights Faf du Plessis and

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Sri Lanka all out for 191,Steyn taken four

South Africa vs Sri lanka,Durban(South Africa)1st test day 2 highlightsSri Lanka: 191 (1st innings)(MDKJ Perera 51, Karunaratne 30, Steyn 4/48 )South Africa: 126/4 (2nd innings) (Elgar 35, Markram 28, Ambuldeniya 2/36 )South Africa lead to 170 runs wit six wickets in hand  Sri Lanka 1st innings summary Day 2 highlights Steyn bowl the 1st over of

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SL bowlers bowl out South Africa for 235

South Africa vs Sri lanka,Durban(South Africa)1st test Day 1 highlightsToss: Sri Lanka have won the toss and opted to field first. South Africa: 235(de Kock 80, Bavuma 47, Fernando 4/62 )Sri Lanka : 49/1(Karunaratne 28*, P.Fernando 17* ) Sri Lanka: Dimuth Karunaratne (capt), Kusal Perera, Kusal Mendis, Dhananjaya de Silva, Niroshan Dickwella (wk), Oshada Fernando, Lahiru Thirimanne,

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Starc 10 wicket haul hepls Autstralia to win the series

Australia  534/5d & 196/3dSri Lanka  215 & 149 (51 ov, target 516)(B.Mendis 42,Starc 5/46) (2nd innings)Australia won by 366 runsPlayer of the match :Mitchell Starc for his 10 wicketsPlayer of the series :Pat Cummins is Player of the Series for his 14 wickets at an average of 7 Sri Lanka 2nd innings summary Starc opened the bowling of

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Starc 5 wickets and Khawaja 100 set massive target

Australia vs Sri Lanka 2nd testDay 3 highlightsSri Lanka 215 (1st innings)(Karunaratne 59,Starc 5/54)Australia 196/3d (2nd innings)(Khawaja 101*,Head 59*,Rajitha 2/64)Sri lanka 17/0 (2nd innings) (target 516)(Karunaratne 8*,Thirimanne 8*)Sri Lanka require another 499 runs with 10 wickets remaining. Sri Lanka 1st innings summary Richardson starts the over and de Silva taken the strike.from next end Cummins

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Patterson maiden hundred put australia in strong positon

Australia vs Sri lanka 2nd testDay 2 highlightsAustralia 534/5d(J.Burns 180,Patterson 114*,Fernando 3/126)Sri lank 123/3(Thirimanne 41,Starc 1/31) Australia 1st innings summary Fernando opened the bowling of a day and Burns taken the strike. Burns who was not out on 172 gone early on day 2. Rajitha bowled to Burns. He scored 180 runs off 260 balls

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