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Sri Lanka in England and Ireland 2016

Eranga discharged from Dublin hospital

Jun 20, 2016: Shaminda Eranga has been discharged from hospital in Dublin after doctors found nothing unusual in the tests they had conducted on him, the Sri Lanka team management has said

Andrew Fidel Fernando

England v Sri Lanka, 1st ODI, Trent Bridge

Mathews tells of shock at Eranga's heart scare

Jun 20, 2016: Angelo Matthews has spoken of his shock at feeling Shaminda Eranga's racing heartbeat during Sri Lanka's second ODI at Malahide on Saturday

Melinda Farrell at Trent Bridge

Sri Lanka news

Eranga's bowling action ruled illegal

Jun 19, 2016: On the same day that Sri Lanka fast bowler Shaminda Eranga was hospitalised in Ireland, he was also suspended from bowing in international cricket

ESPNcricinfo staff

Sri Lanka in England and Ireland 2016

Eranga undergoing heart tests in hospital

Jun 19, 2016: Sri Lanka seamer Shaminda Eranga has been admitted to hospital in Dublin to undergo tests on an elevated heartbeat

Alan Gardner

Sri Lanka in England 2016

Ford concerned about Sri Lanka's fast-bowling depth

Jun 5, 2016: Sri Lanka lack depth in their fast-bowling battery, coach Graham Ford said, after two frontline quicks left the tour of England with injury, and a third was reported for a suspect action. 

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka news

Bandara called in for Chameera for third Test

Jun 2, 2016: Chaminda Bandara has been called in as a replacement for the injured Dushmantha Chameera in Sri Lanka's squad for the third Test against England at Lord's

ESPNcricinfo staff

Sri Lanka in England 2016

Shaminda Eranga reported for suspect action

May 31, 2016: Sri Lanka fast bowler Shaminda Eranga has been reported for a suspect action following the second Test against England in Chester-le-Street

ESPNcricinfo staff

Sri Lanka in England 2016

Shanaka, Dhananjaya de Silva in Test squad

Apr 27, 2016: Rookie batsmen Dasun Shanaka and Dhananjaya de Silva have been named in Sri Lanka's Test squad to tour England, in which Lahiru Thirimanne has also found a place

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka news

Shaminda Eranga suffers another injury

Oct 3, 2015: Sri Lanka fast bowler Shaminda Eranga has been ruled out of the upcoming Test series against West Indies because of another injury sustained during a period of rehabilitation

Sa'adi Thawfeeq

India in Sri Lanka 2015

Uncapped Vishwa Fernando in SL Test squad

Aug 7, 2015: Uncapped left-arm seamer Vishwa Fernando has been named in Sri Lanka's squad for the three-Test series against India, while Shaminda Eranga and Suranga Lakmal are unavailable due to injury

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka in New Zealand 2014-15

Positives for SL amid inconsistent performances

Jan 8, 2015: ESPNcricinfo rates the Sri Lanka performance from the Test series against New Zealand

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka in New Zealand 2014-15

Vaas believes SL pace quintet can thrive in NZ

Dec 23, 2014: Bowling coach Chaminda Vaas believes that Sri Lanka's pace quintet can thrive in New Zealand conditions

Andrew Fidel Fernando

England in Sri Lanka 2014-15

Kandamby recalled as Sri Lanka ring changes

Nov 24, 2014: Thilina Kandamby, the 32-year old batsman, will hope to end a three-year hiatus from ODIs after he was named in the Sri Lanka squad for the first three matches against England

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Pakistan in Sri Lanka 2014

Lakmal out of Pakistan Tests

Aug 4, 2014: Fast bowler Suranga Lakmal will play no part in the upcoming Test series against Pakistan, having sustained severe swelling above his left ankle following the second Test against South Africa

Andrew Fidel Fernando

South Africa in Sri Lanka 2014

Eranga out of Colombo Test

Jul 21, 2014: Shaminda Eranga has been ruled out of the second Test against South Africa as a result of a split-webbing injury

Andrew Fidel Fernando

England v Sri Lanka, 2nd Investec Test, Headingley, 5th day

The tale of two balls, one winner and a piece of history

Jun 24, 2014: With two balls remaining at Lord's, Nuwan Pradeep was saved by an inside edge (and the DRS). A little over a week later, with two balls remaining at Leeds, James Anderson fended a bouncer to decide the series

Mark Nicholas

England v Sri Lanka, 2nd Investec Test, Headingley, 5th day

The pearl and the bank clerk

Jun 24, 2014: The stories of Shaminda Eranga and Rangana Herath sum up the Sri Lanka team, an under-prepared, under-financed group who refused to be beaten by England

Jarrod Kimber at Headingley

England v Sri Lanka, 2nd Investec Test, Headingley, 2nd day

Eranga leads Sri Lanka's survivors

Jun 21, 2014: For much of the second day Sri Lanka toiled without reward and the Test match was slipping away from them, but they refused to yield and their hard-working seamers have ensured they retain hope

Andrew Fidel Fernando at Headingley

England v Sri Lanka, 1st Investec Test, Lord's, 4th day

Ballance ton shores up England

Jun 15, 2014: Gary Ballance made his maiden Test hundred after Sri Lanka briefly transformed the complacent mood of the first Test with a wonderful bowling performance

The Report by David Hopps

England v SL, 1st Investec Test, Lord's, 2nd day

England encounter the pleasure and the pain

Jun 13, 2014: England's future was revealed as they took to the field against Sri Lanka and it proved as expected to be a mixed bag

Andrew McGlashan
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