The covers are on in Pallekele, Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 1st T20, Pallekele, November 19, 2013 © AFP

  • Nov 1, 2012

    Wet scenes in Pallekele © AFP

  • Jul 9, 2012

    Rain water gathered on the covers in Pallekele © AFP

  • Jul 9, 2012

    The covers were brought out on the second morning © AFP

  • Mar 14, 2011

    Elton Chigumbura is hit by an Umar Gul bouncer © Getty Images

  • Mar 14, 2011

    The clouds encircle Pallekele © Getty Images

  • Mar 14, 2011

    The covers come on in Pallekele © AFP

  • Mar 14, 2011

    The entire Pallekele was under covers after a heavy downpour © Associated Press

  • Mar 14, 2011

    The dark skies in Pallekele brought rain which delayed proceedings © Associated Press

  • Dec 5, 2010

    Dismal scenes in Pallekele © AFP

  • Dec 4, 2010

    Ground staff bring on the covers in Pallekele © Associated Press

  • Dec 3, 2010

    School children did not get to see any cricket in the morning © Associated Press

  • Nov 29, 2010

    A view of the Pallekele Stadium in Kandy © Asitha Wijayasinghe

  • Nov 29, 2010

    A view of the Pallekele Stadium in Kandy © Asitha Wijayasinghe

  • Aug 23, 2010

    The entrance to the stadium in Pallekele at the time of construction © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Aug 23, 2010

    Work on the upper-tier of the Pallekele Stadium © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Aug 23, 2010

    A view of the Pallekele Stadium © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Nov 27, 2009

    Sri Lanka Cricket chairman Somachandra de Silva sends down the first ball at the Pallekele Stadium © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Nov 27, 2009

    A view of the Pallekele Stadium © ESPNcricinfo Ltd