Andrew Fidel Fernando

ESPNcricinfo's Sri Lanka correspondent @andrewffernando

Dimuth Karunaratne steered Sri Lanka's chase

Pakistan in Sri Lanka 2015

Karunaratne relishes 'batting under pressure'

Dimuth Karunaratne, on debut, scored 0 in the first innings and 60 in the second. Sixteen Tests on, he averages 23.58 in the first innings but 47.35 in the second dig

Angelo Mathews is elated after having Younis Khan nicking behind

Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Pallekele

Teams in flux square up for decider

With the series tied 1-1 and both Pakistan and Sri Lanka in flux, tipping a winner for the third Test and the series is foolish

Sidath Wettimuny addresses the media

Sri Lanka news

SLC reiterates commitment to January elections

Sri Lanka Cricket has reiterated its commitment to holding elections before the end of January next year, in the wake of the ICC's warning that "further non-compliance" could result in more sanctions

Dushmantha Chameera is congratulated on the wicket of Asad Shafiq

Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 2nd Test, Colombo, 5th day

Need to manage Chameera, Kaushal very carefully - Mathews

Dushmantha Chameera's pace and Tharindu Kaushal's turn was raw, but exciting, Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews said, after his team completed a seven-wicket win at the P Sara Oval

Dhammika Prasad appeals unsuccessfully for an lbw against Asad Shafiq

Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 2nd Test, Colombo, 4th day

Prasad 2.0, up and running

Injuries have been a regular occurrence throughout his career, but each time, Prasad has come out stronger. Now fit and firing, he gives Sri Lanka what they have often missed in the recent past - a fast bowler with attitude

Kumar Sangakkara walks back after edging Wahab to slip

Kumar Sangakkara's retirement

Sangakkara confirms international retirement

Kumar Sangakkara confirmed he will retire from international cricket after the second Test of Sri Lanka's forthcoming series against India, calling time on one of the most successful careers in modern cricket.

Sidath Wettimuny was appointed head of the interim committee

Sri Lanka news

ICC asks Sri Lanka to hold elections before October

The ICC has urged Sri Lanka's sports ministry to hold Sri Lanka Cricket elections before the next ICC board meeting in October, suggesting "further action" may be taken against SLC "in the event of further non-compliance"

Kaushal Silva held the Sri Lankan innings together

Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 2nd Test, Colombo, 2nd day

Sri Lanka's caution sleep-inducing, but effective

Their slow-burning brand of cricket might not be the most exciting, but it certainly appears to be the team's most logical approach

Tharindu Kaushal roars an appeal to have Wahab Riaz lbw

Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 2nd Test, Colombo, 1st day

Tharindu Kaushal's charismatic inception

Tharindu Kaushal's ripping, wrist-spun offbreak and self-belief were on full display as he spun his way to a five-wicket haul that promised good things for Sri Lanka in years to come