Close of Play

  • Fri, 21 Dec - day 1 - Zimbabwe 1st innings 319/6 (A Flower 51*, GB Brent 3*, 90 ov)
  • Sat, 22 Dec - day 2 - Sri Lanka Board XI 1st innings 269/4 (G Wijekoon 103*, HAPW Jayawardene 26*, 93 ov)
  • Sun, 23 Dec - day 3 - Sri Lanka Board XI 2nd innings 223/5 (41.2 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Silva celebrates in style

    Middle order batsman Chamara Silva celebrated his call-up into the Sri Lankan Test squad with a brilliant hundred to guide his Board XI side to a dramatic five-wicket win against Zimbabwe at P

  • Zimbabwe's bowlers toil hard on second day against Board XI

    Zimbabwe's plodding medium pacers and gentle spinners toiled earnestly throughout the second day of their three-day practice match against a Sri Lankan Board XI at P.Saravanamuttu Stadium on Saturday

  • Zimbabwe enjoy restorative day against Board XI

    After the sulphorous fireworks and live bands at the LG Abans one-day final on Wednesday night, the first day of Zimbabwe's only practice game seemed tranquil and sleepy, which appeared to help the tourists, as they restored some confidence with a