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Angelo Mathews played a lone hand, scoring 50 as Sri Lanka folded for 138 and were asked to follow-on on the second day of the Christchurch Test
Angelo Mathews played a lone hand, scoring 50 as Sri Lanka folded for 138 and were asked to follow-on on the second day of the Christchurch Test © AFP
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Specials

Ten years later

Gallery: Efforts by Surrey have helped transform a coastal village in Sri Lanka devastated by the December 26 tsunami

    Life is a papare, old chum

Diary: Alan Gardner takes in a safari, runs into VVS Laxman, and gets his fill of a certain ubiquitous politician

    'I'm a bit disappointed not to get that Test average up to 50'

Mahela Jayawardene reflects on his Test career, and the gap between international and club cricket in Sri Lanka

    'I don't blame Arjuna for my early retirement'

Former Sri Lanka batsman Asanka Gurusinha on playing and coaching in Australia, and the 1996 World Cup

    'Murali always looked to clean-bowl a batsman'

Erapalli Prasanna on what made Muttiah Muralitharan unique, apart from his deceptive action

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Blogs

Sri Lanka need to trust their own

Janaka Malwatta: There's still a tendency to look overseas when it comes to picking the coach. Are there grounds for this?

Chucking: the irony

Michael Jeh: Just as political views may change, our opinion of chuckers tends to be remarkably inconsistent. Case in point: Murali

For the love of the game

Rasitha Herath: Stories of Arjuna, of Sanath, and of a nation recovering from war and trying to set its house in order

Dimuth Karunaratne plays a pull shot
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Angelo Mathews plays a drive through the off side during his knock of 50
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Suranga Lakmal polished off the New Zealand tail
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Debutant Tharindu Kaushal appeals for a wicket
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Suranga Lakmal took the first wicket on Boxing Day
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Shaminda Eranga lost his footing while attempting his first ball of the match
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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Test: New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Christchurch - Dec 26-30
New Zealand 441 Sri Lanka 138 & 84/0 (f/o)
2nd Test: New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Wellington
Jan 3-7, 2015 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
Group A: Colts v Ragama at Colombo (Colts)
Jan 9-11, 2015 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST | 22:30 CST | 20:30 PST)
Group B: Moors v SLPACC at Colombo (Moors)
Jan 9-11, 2015 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST | 22:30 CST | 20:30 PST)
Group A: Nondescripts v SL Air SC at Colombo (NCC)
Jan 9-11, 2015 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST | 22:30 CST | 20:30 PST)
Group B: Sinhalese v Chilaw at Colombo (SSC)
Jan 9-11, 2015 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST | 22:30 CST | 20:30 PST)
Group B: SL Army v Col CC at Panagoda
Jan 9-11, 2015 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST | 22:30 CST | 20:30 PST)
Group A: Tamil Union v Bloomfield at Colombo (PSS)
Jan 9-11, 2015 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST | 22:30 CST | 20:30 PST)
1st ODI: Pak Women v SL Women at Sharjah
Jan 9, 2015 ()
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