Kithuruwan Vithanage has been docked his full match fee and been placed on probation for one year, after he had left the team hotel overnight during the recent Test in Galle against Pakistan, SLC has said
Despite being part of a dysfunctional set-up, he has managed to get the best out of himself and players partnering him
Under Misbah-ul-Haq, Pakistan have had a lot of success when they have batted for time and strangled teams with spin. But they may need a different tactic now
A stats review at the end of the first Test between Pakistan and Sri Lanka at Galle
Faith was all the explanation Angelo Mathews could give for a day in which the weather itself colluded with the hosts, who sped to a thrilling seven-wicket victory, to take the series lead in Galle.
Number of times Misbah-ul-Haq has been unbeaten in the fourth innings in drawn games, with three fifties in six innings
Saeed Ajmal's most expensive five-for
Number of runs scored by Sangakkara against Ajmal - the most by any batsman against a single bowler (since May 2001)