Day 5

777dThe Bulletin by Andrew McGlashan

Sri Lanka show fight to secure draw

This time there was no post-tea demolition job as Sri Lanka kept themselves alive in the series by surviving the final afternoon at Lord's on 127 for 3

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Prior reprimanded by ICC for smashed window

Matt Prior has received an ICC reprimand after accidently smashing a window in the Lord's changing room on the final day of the second Test against Sri Lanka

777dAndrew Miller at Lord's

Dilshan in doubt for series decider

Tillakaratne Dilshan, Sri Lanka's captain and Man of the Match in the second Test at Lord's, fears he will not be fit to play in the series decider at the Rose Bowl on June 16

777dAndrew Miller at Lord's

'We'd run our race', admits Strauss

A lack of consistency cost England the right to push for victory in the second Test against Sri Lanka, according their captain Andrew Strauss

777dAndrew Miller at Lord's

Prior apologises after window incident

England's wicketkeeper Matt Prior has apologised to a female spectator who was cut by falling glass, after he inadvertently broke a window in the England dressing room at Lord's

Day 4

777dAndrew Miller at Lord's

Steven Finn, the new Botham

Plays of the day from the 4th day of the 2nd Test between England and Sri Lanka at Lord's

Day 3

777dThe Bulletin by Andrew McGlashan

Dilshan shines but rain dampens day

Tillakaratne Dilshan fell seven runs short of Sri Lanka's first double century at Lord's before rain wiped out the second half of the third day to leave the visitors 372 for 3

777dAndrew Miller at Lord's

Painful deja vu for Dilshan

ESPNcricinfo presents the Plays of the day from the third day of the second Test in Lord's

Day 2

777dAndrew Miller at Lord's

Prior's luck, Dilshan's pluck

ESPNcricinfo presents the Plays of the day from the second day of the second Test in Lord's

777dAndrew Miller at Lord's

Prior bullish despite tough day

Matt Prior said that his team still fancied their chances of sealing the series against Sri Lanka with a game to spare, despite enduring a tough time in the field on the second day

777dAndrew Miller at Lord's

Dilshan's vivid riposte to the sceptics

With all manner of points to prove after the limp effort at Cardiff, Sri Lanka restored their credibility with a day of remorseless batting

Day 1

777dAndrew Miller at Lord's

Sri Lanka toil after bright start

Marvan Atapattu, Sri Lanka's batting coach, admitted his bowlers had lost their grip after a flying start to the second Test at Lord's, but backed his rejigged attack to fight back in a crucial first hour on the second day

777dAndrew Miller at Lord's

Pietersen's flop, Cook's slog

ESPNcricinfo presents the Plays of the day from the first day of the second Test in Lord's

Others

777dMahela Jayawardene

We passed the test of character

After what happened in Cardiff, it was always going to be a test of character at Lord's, and we came through it really well

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Pace and bounce hold no fear - Sangakkara

Kumar Sanagkkara insists Sri Lanka have no fear of facing England's trio of tall quicks likely to confront them during the second Test at Lord's

Sri Lanka 4th innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st13KC SangakkaraNT Paranavitana
2nd53DPMD JayawardeneNT Paranavitana
3rd30TT SamaraweeraNT Paranavitana
4th31TT SamaraweeraHAPW Jayawardene