Close of Play

  • Thu, 18 May - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 283/4 (DPMD Jayawardene 45*, TT Samaraweera 3*, 97 ov)
  • Fri, 19 May - day 2 - Sussex 1st innings 40/1 (CD Hopkinson 10*, CD Nash 0*, 11 ov)
  • Sat, 20 May - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 5/1 (J Mubarak 0*, KC Sangakkara 2*, 2 ov)
  • Sun, 21 May - day 4 - no play

Match Notes

  • Jayasuriya could yet play in second Test

    After his side drew with Sussex on a rain-affected final day at Hove, Mahela Jayawardene, the Sri Lanka captain, has said Sanath Jayasuriya is still in the equation to play in the second Test against England at Edgbaston on Thursday

  • Rayner holds up Sri Lanka after Malinga burst

    Lasith Malinga took five wickets to stake his claim for a place in the second Test at Edgbaston, but the Sri Lankans were held up by a century on first-class debut from Oliver Rayner

  • Sri Lankans take the chance to fill their boots

    Sri Lanka took every opportunity to give their batsmen time in the middle on the second day of the tour match against Sussex at a chilly Hove, piling up 521 for 5

  • Tharanga continues to impress

    Upul Tharanga's fine form continued as he thumped a timely ton for the Sri Lankans in their tour match against Sussex at Hove