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India v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Delhi, 3rd day

A day of bloody-minded cricket SL badly needed

Dec 4, 2017: Through their centuries and a crucial partnership, Angelo Mathews and Dinesh Chandimal stood up for their side's pride and gave the young batsmen in the side a lesson in fighting back

Sidharth Monga in Delhi

India v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Delhi, 3rd day

Centuries for Mathews and Chandimal but India still on top

Dec 4, 2017: Having kept it locked up all through this tour, Sri Lanka finally reminded everyone of the batting quality they possess, as centuries from Dinesh Chandimal and, at long last, Angelo Mathews helped them avoid the follow-on at the Feroz Shah Kotla

The Report by Karthik Krishnaswamy

India v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Delhi, 1st day

Sri Lanka select out of hope not expectation

Dec 2, 2017: When you are getting hammered all over and missing a talismanic bowler who has been both your stock bowler and your spearhead, there are no easy decisions

Sidharth Monga in Delhi

India v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Kolkata, 3rd day

'It's about runs on such pitches' - Mathews

Nov 18, 2017: 'Fifties won't take us anywhere, we will need hundreds on this pitch, says Sri Lanka batsman

Karthik Krishnaswamy in Kolkata

India v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Kolkata, 3rd day

Sri Lanka well placed to take first-innings lead

Nov 18, 2017: Half-centuries from Angelo Mathews and Lahiru Thirimanne - in tough batting conditions - frustrated India after they were bowled out for 172 on the third day in Kolkata

The Report by Nikhil Kalro

Sri Lanka in India 2017-18

Time for Mathews to put past troubles behind him

Nov 14, 2017: The former Sri Lanka captain has not been the kind of batting rock he could be for his team for a while now. Can he do the job in India?

Karthik Krishnaswamy in Kolkata

Sri Lanka news

Mendis, Kaushal Silva and Pradeep left out of India tour

Nov 5, 2017: Angelo Mathews is back in the Test squad, which also includes allrounders Dhananjaya de Silva and Dasun Shanaka

Madushka Balasuriya

Sri Lanka news

Angelo Mathews declared fit for India tour

Oct 31, 2017: Kusal Perera and Asela Gunaratne are also expected return to the national set-up when Sri Lanka fly to India for a full tour

Madushka Balasuriya

Sri Lanka in UAE 2017-18

Malinga omitted from ODIs against Pakistan due to poor form

Oct 4, 2017: The selectors said Malinga was not considered due to his current form and in the context of the team's plans in view of the 2019 World Cup

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka in UAE 2017-18

Calf injury rules Mathews out of Dubai Test

Oct 4, 2017: This will be the third full Test series Mathews has missed since October last year, and his unavailability will leave Sri Lanka with decisions on the make-up of their top order

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Pakistan v Sri Lanka in UAE 2017

Angelo Mathews ruled out of first Test against Pakistan

Sep 20, 2017: The former captain suffered a grade one tear to his calf muscle during training

ESPNcricinfo staff

India in Sri Lanka 2017

Can Mathews arrest batting slump?

Jul 24, 2017: The latter half of Angelo Mathews' captaincy wore his batting down. As Sri Lanka prepare to face the top-ranked side in the world, they need Mathews the batsman to let the weight fall and rediscover his old freedom

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka news

Mathews steps down as Sri Lanka captain

Jul 11, 2017: Angelo Mathews has stepped down as Sri Lanka captain in all three formats

ESPNcricinfo staff

Zimbabwe in Sri Lanka 2017

Autopsy of Sri Lanka's humiliating defeat

Jul 11, 2017: After their first ever home-series loss to Zimbabwe, the signs that Sri Lanka's cricket is in trouble are becoming impossible to ignore

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe, 5th ODI, Hambantota

One of the lowest points in my career - Mathews

Jul 10, 2017: Following the 2-3 defeat to Zimbabwe in the home ODI series, the Sri Lanka captain also suggested he will consider stepping down from the captaincy

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe, Hambantota, 4th ODI

Mathews unsure about captaining in 2019 World Cup

Jul 9, 2017: A second ODI loss to Zimbabwe in the ongoing series, Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews conceded, has put his captaincy under significant pressure, and he hinted that he is unsure if he will lead the side in the next World Cup

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe, 1st ODI, Galle

Mathews blames sloppy fielding for another defeat

Jun 30, 2017: Three catches were dropped during the innings - two of them off top-scorer Solomon Mire - as Sri Lanka failed to defend a target of 317

Andrew Fidel Fernando

ICC Champions Trophy 2017

Mathews the glue in Sri Lanka's rebuilding process

Jun 11, 2017: The calm demeanour that Angelo Mathews brings to the Sri Lankan side is what the team - that is going through a major transition - exactly needs

Andrew McGlashan

India v Sri Lanka, Champions Trophy, Group B, The Oval

Mathews takes pride in defying expectations

Jun 8, 2017: Angelo Mathews, Sri Lanka's captain, hailed his players for defying expectations after their seven-wicket victory over India

Alan Gardner at The Oval

India v Sri Lanka, Champions Trophy, Group B, The Oval

Mathews wary of 'one of the best attacks'

Jun 7, 2017: Angelo Mathews is optimistic of a turnaround against a world class Indian attack on what is likely to be a seam-friendly surface at The Oval

Andrew Fidel Fernando
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