Colombo's Saravanamuttu Stadium which hosted Sri Lanka's first Test against England in 1982 © The Cricketer International

  • Feb 21, 1982

    Sidath Wettimuny sweeps © Getty Images

  • Feb 17, 1982

    Arjuna Ranatunga hits out © Getty Images

  • Feb 17, 1982

    A view of Sri Lanka's inaugural Test © Getty Images

  • Feb 17, 1982

    Bandula Warnapura faces the first ball from Bob Willis © Wisden Cricket Monthly

  • Feb 17, 1982

    Bandula Warnapura and Keith Fletcher go out to toss © David Frith

  • Feb 17, 1982

    Roy Dias drives on his way to 77 © Wisden Cricket Monthly