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Sri Lanka in England and Ireland 2016

Eranga undergoing heart tests in hospital

Jun 19, 2016: Sri Lanka seamer Shaminda Eranga has been admitted to hospital in Dublin to undergo tests on an elevated heartbeat

Alan Gardner

Sri Lanka in England 2016

Ford concerned about Sri Lanka's fast-bowling depth

Jun 5, 2016: Sri Lanka lack depth in their fast-bowling battery, coach Graham Ford said, after two frontline quicks left the tour of England with injury, and a third was reported for a suspect action. 

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka in England 2016

Injured Prasad 'unlikely' for remainder of England tour

May 19, 2016: Dhammika Prasad is being sent to Sri Lanka for further treatment on his shoulder strain, and is "unlikely" to play a further role on the tour of England

Andrew Fidel Fernando at Headingley

Leicestershire v Sri Lankans, Grace Road, Tour match, 3rd day

Injured Prasad ruled out of first Test

May 15, 2016: With the first Test less than a week away, Sri Lanka coach Graham Ford was satisfied with what he saw on the final day of his side's last warm-up match

Vithushan Ehantharajah at Grace Road

Essex v Sri Lankans, Tour match, Chelmsford, 3rd day

Ford stays upbeat despite tough work-out

May 10, 2016: Graham Ford appeared unfazed as his side left Chelmsford after a damp draw against Essex

Will Macpherson at Chelmsford

Essex v Sri Lankans, Tour match, Chelmsford, 2nd day

Westley makes Test case as Prasad injury mars Sri Lanka's preparations

May 9, 2016: An injury to Dhammika Prasad meant that Sri Lanka finished the second day of their tour match against Essex with precious little to cheer

Andrew Miller at Chelmsford

Sri Lanka in England 2016

Ford 'quietly confident' about Sri Lanka's seam attack

May 4, 2016: Graham Ford, the Sri Lanka coach, believes the team's seam attack has the experience and know-how to create an impact on the team's tour of England

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka in New Zealand 2015-16

Uncapped Fernando to replace injured Prasad

Dec 6, 2015: Uncapped left-arm seamer Vishwa Fernando has been named as a replacement for the injured Dhammika Prasad in Sri Lanka's Test squad for the two-match series in New Zealand

ESPNcricinfo staff

Sri Lanka in New Zealand 2015-16

SL recall Kapugedera for NZ ODIs

Nov 17, 2015: Batsman Chamara Kapugedara has been selected in Sri Lanka's ODI squad for the tour of New Zealand, more than three years after he played his last international one-dayer

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka v West Indies, 2nd Test, Colombo, 2nd day

West Indies suffer a Chaplinesque collapse

Oct 23, 2015: Their batsmen found themselves in a punctured raft, taking turns blowing air into it, but they soon ran out of breath. Before long, they were all in the water, with Sri Lanka's close-in fielders encircling them like sharks

Andrew Fidel Fernando in Colombo

Sri Lanka v West Indies, 2nd Test, Colombo, 2nd day

Sri Lanka grow lead after West Indies' 163

Oct 23, 2015: Dhammika Prasad took four wickets while the spinners claimed the rest as Sri Lanka gained a lead of 37, which was built further by Kaushal Silva and Kusal Mendis

The Report by Deivarayan Muthu

West Indies in Sri Lanka 2015-16

Injury-free Prasad eases into SL pace spearhead role

Oct 20, 2015: Following excellent home series against Pakistan and India, Dhammika Prasad has become the Sri Lanka pace attack's new leader.

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Ishant and Prasad turn lethal, and the tail wags

Sep 4, 2015: Ishant Sharma and Dhammika Prasad seem to have both turned a corner in the last 18 months, while tail became top in the recent Sri Lanka-India series

S Rajesh

Sri Lanka v India, 3rd Test, SSC, 5th day

Ishant, Chandimal handed one-match bans

Sep 1, 2015: Ishant Sharma and Dinesh Chandimal have been handed one-match suspensions for their behaviour in the SSC Test

ESPNcricinfo staff

Sri Lanka v India, 3rd Test, SSC, 5th day

Ishant, Prasad, Chandimal and Thirimanne charged by ICC

Sep 1, 2015: Ishant Sharma Dhammika Prasad, Dinesh Chandimal and Lahiru Thirimanne have been charged by the ICC for their roles in several angry exchanges during the fourth day of the SSC Test

ESPNcricinfo staff

SL v India, 3rd Test, Colombo (SSC)

Opening lows, and Prasad's best

Aug 31, 2015: Stats highlights from the fourth day of the third Test between Sri Lanka and India at the SSC

Shiva Jayaraman

Sri Lanka v India, 3rd Test, SSC, 4th day

Tempers flare as Ishant, Prasad face off

Aug 31, 2015: The Sri Lanka-India Test series witnessed its first major boil-over on its penultimate day following a spat between Ishant Sharma and Dhammika Prasad towards the end of India's second innings at the SSC

Sharda Ugra and Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka v India, 3rd Test, SSC, 2nd day

Prasad's spell and zest add spark to frustrating Test

Aug 29, 2015: In this series, and in the one before it, Dhammika Prasad has been superbly watchable, always up to something, often with the ball, other times with his body language

Andrew Fidel Fernando at SSC

Sri Lanka v India, 3rd Test, SSC, 2nd day

Pujara's Asia average, and Prasad's home run

Aug 29, 2015: Stats highlights from an engrossing day at the SSC

S Rajesh

Sri Lanka v India, 3rd Test, SSC, 2nd day

Pujara's fighting ton holds India together

Aug 29, 2015: Cheteshwar Pujara scored his first Test century since the last month of 2013 to deny Sri Lanka clear advantage in the rain-hit SSC Test

The Report by Sidharth Monga
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