Match Day

721dSa'adi Thawfeeq

SL umpire who stood in maiden Test win dies

Sri Lanka umpire Piyadasa Vidanagamage, who officiated in the country's maiden Test win over India at the P Sara Oval in 1985, died in England at the age of 79 on Saturday

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Sri Lanka umpire Ponnadurai dies

Sri Lanka umpire Selliah Ponnadurai, who officiated in the country's maiden Test victory over India in 1985, died at the age of 78 on Thursday.

633dNagraj Gollapudi

Waking up the neighbours

Three years after they became a Test nation, Sri Lanka notched up their first win - against the big brothers from across the strait