SL's Samaraweera retires

2013-03-06 17:24

Sri Lankan batsman Thilan Samaraweera, who survived a militant's bullet in an attack on his team's bus in Pakistan in 2009, has retired.

Kiwis in command in Colombo

2012-11-28 14:40

New Zealand are within sight of their first Test victory in Sri Lanka in 14 years after 17 wickets fell on a thrilling day in Colombo.

Sri Lanka fight back

2012-07-10 08:48

Sri Lanka were 142-3 at lunch on the third day of the third and final Test against Pakistan in Pallekele.

Sri Lanka axe Samaraweera

2011-09-21 12:38

Sri Lanka have left out batsman Thilan Samaraweera and spinner Ajantha Mendis for the Test series against Pakistan.

Anderson, Swann stifle SL

2011-05-27 14:26

James Anderson led a disciplined effort by England's bowlers as Sri Lanka reached 207/4 at lunch on the second day of the first Test.

Sri Lanka press on

2010-11-24 08:53

Kumar Sangakkara and Thilan Samaraweera hit half-centuries to lead Sri Lanka's fightback in second Test against the West Indies.

India fight back in final Test

2010-08-04 14:41

India were 180/2 at stumps on the second day of the final Test against Sri Lanka, still trailing the hosts by 245 runs.

Chanaka, Thilan seal SL win

2010-01-05 18:55

Thilan Samaraweera has scored an unbeaten 105 to lead Sri Lanka to a five-wicket victory over India in Dhaka.


Samaraweera keeps Oz at bay

2012-12-18 06:58

Australia were struggling to finish off the Sri Lankan resistance and push on for victory on the final day of the first Hobart Test.

Sri Lanka stage fightback

2012-11-27 13:35

Thilan Samaraweera hit a half-century to lead Sri Lanka's recovery on the third day of the second and final Test against New Zealand.

Proteas claim series win

2012-01-06 16:00

South Africa have beaten Sri Lanka by 10 wickets in the third and final test at Sahara Park Newlands to win the three-match Test series 2-1.

Eng v SL 4th day start delayed

2011-06-06 12:15

Rain delayed the scheduled start of the fourth day's play in the second Test between England and Sri Lanka at Lord's.

Sangakkara boosts Sri Lanka

2010-11-24 13:06

Kumar Sangakkara hit an impressive 135 not out under pressure to boost Sri Lanka in the second Test against the West Indies

Sri Lanka make slow progress

2010-11-23 14:03

Sri Lanka, batting first on a new pitch, struggled for runs on a restricted opening day of the second Test against West Indies.

Samaraweera guides Sri Lanka

2010-08-04 08:59

Thilan Samaraweera has slammed his 12th century as Sri Lanka moved towards a big first innings total in the final Test against India.

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