Day 5

575dESPNcricinfo staff

Drawing series massive achievement for WI - Roach

Fast bowler Kemar Roach has said he was proud he could help West Indies draw the three-Test series against Sri Lanka nil-all, which he felt was a "massive achievement" for his side

575dSa'adi Thawfeeq in Pallakele

Worst series of my life - Sangakkara

Kumar Sangakkara, the Sri Lanka captain, has described the rain-hit, three-Test series against the West Indies as probably the worst Test series of his life

575dSa'adi Thawfeeq in Pallakele

Happy with drawn result - Sammy

Darren Sammy, the West Indies captain, was happy to see his inexperienced side settle for a 0-0 draw against Sri Lanka despite bad weather hampering the three-Test series

Day 4

575dThe Bulletin by Andrew Fernando

Herath shines on another frustrating day

Rangana Herath struck three times in the morning and West Indies' tail seemed set to capitulate quickly once again before the weather intervened to force an early lunch

Day 3

Day 2

575dSa'adi Thawfeeq at Pallekele

Bowling in pairs the key for Sri Lanka, says Bayliss

Trevor Bayliss, the Sri Lanka coach, has singled out Suranga Lakmal for special praise after Sri Lanka's comeback with the ball against West Indies on the second day at Pallekele

Day 1

575dThe Bulletin by Andrew Fernando

Darren Bravo stars on rain-marred day

Half-centuries from Darren Bravo and Devon Smith took West Indies to 134 for 2 on a rain-affected first day of the first-ever Test at the Pallekele Stadium

575dSa'adi Thawfeeq at Pallekele

Wicket did not help us - Ramanayake

Sri Lanka fast bowling coach Champaka Ramanayake has said that the wicket at Pallekele didn't help the bowlers as much as they had expected


575dESPNcricinfo staff

Sri Lanka drop to fifth in Test rankings

Sri Lanka have dropped two places to fifth spot in the ICC Test rankings following their stalemate in the rain-marred Test series against West Indies

575dSa'adi Thawfeeq in Pallekele

Sangakkara expects turn from new track

Having come back strongly in the second Test against West Indies, Sri Lanka are likely to field an unchanged team for the decisive third Test against West Indies in Pallakele

575dSa'adi Thawfeeq in Pallekele

Rain dampens West Indies' hopes of making history

West Indies' hopes of winning a Test series in the subcontinent is in danger of being washed out by persistent rain which is threatening to disrupt the third and final Test

West Indies 1st innings Partnerships

1st0CH GayleDS Smith
2nd115DS SmithDM Bravo
3rd27S ChanderpaulDM Bravo
4th99S ChanderpaulBP Nash
5th1BP NashDJ Bravo
6th10BP NashCS Baugh
7th1CS BaughDJG Sammy
8th21SJ BennDJG Sammy
9th29SJ BennKAJ Roach