Adnan Akmal catches Lahiru Thirimanne short of his crease, Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Abu Dhabi, 4th day, October 21, 2011 © AFP

  • Oct 21, 2011

    Adnan Akmal runs out Lahiru Thirimanne © AFP

  • Oct 21, 2011

    Kumar Sangakkara and Lahiru Thirimanne chat during their 153-run stand © AFP

  • Oct 21, 2011

    Lahiru Thirimanne sweeps during his innings of 68 © AFP

  • Oct 21, 2011

    Younis Khan attempts to field at slip off Lahiru Thirimanne © Associated Press

  • Oct 18, 2011

    Younis Khan takes the catch to dismiss Lahiru Thirimanne © AFP

  • Sep 17, 2011

    Lahiru Thirimanne drives during his knock of 28 © AFP

  • Aug 27, 2011

    Lahiru Thirimanne hits down the ground © AFP

  • Aug 27, 2011

    Lahiru Thirimanne sweeps during his unbeaten hundred © AFP

  • Aug 25, 2011

    Lahiru Thirimanne plays one square on the off side © AFP

  • Jun 19, 2011

    Andrew Strauss prepares to take the edge from Lahiru Thirimanne © Getty Images

  • Jun 19, 2011

    There were some painful blows for the batsmen © Getty Images

  • Jun 19, 2011

    Lahiru Thirimanne showed impressive application on the fourth afternoon at the Rose Bowl © Getty Images

  • Jun 16, 2011

    Lahiru Thirimanne ducks underneath a bouncer on Test debut © AFP

  • Jun 15, 2011

    Lahiru Thirimanne prepares to face a few balls in the nets © PA Photos

  • Jun 15, 2011

    Lahiru Thirimanne leaves the nets ahead of the third Test © PA Photos