Sri Lanka vs West Indies, 2nd Test: Sri Lanka's openers started strong against the West Indies after rain stopped play until after tea in the second Test at Galle on Monday.
Sri Lanka skipper Dimuth Karunaratne expressed happiness after his side defeated West Indies in the first Test of the two-match series.
The Lankans leapfrogged India in WTC points table, despite having only one Test win under their belt as compared to India's two, which came on the unfinished tour of England. This is because Sri Lanka have a higher percentage of points (PCT).
Sri Lanka vs West Indies: Hosts Sri Lanka thrashed the West Indies by 187 runs in the first cricket Test at the Galle International Stadium on Thursday.
SL vs WI: Sri Lanka skipper Dimuth Karunaratne slammed an unbeaten hundred to give his team the upper hand on Day 1of the first Test against the West Indies at theGalle International Cricket Stadium on Sunday
Sri Lanka vs India: Angelo Mathews pulled out of the upcoming limited-overs series against India citing personal reasons as Sri Lanka Cricket announced that 29 of the 30 players short-listed for the assignment signed their contracts.
Indian captain Virat Kohli, who scored only 172 runs in four Test matches during England's tour of India in 2020-21, held on to his fifth spot in the latest released ICC men's Test rankings.
SL vs BAN: Persistent rain forced umpires to call off the game and the first Test match ended as a draw between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.
Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: Dimuth Karunaratne hit his maident Test double-century while Dhananjaya de Silva moved to 154 as Sri Lanka went through Day 4 without losing a wicket.
Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: Sri Lanka finished Day 3 of their first Test at 229/3 after Bangladesh declared for 541/7.