ICC OK Mankading and DRS for catches

The new playing conditions for Tests, ODIs and T20Is have come into effect with the series between Bangladesh and South Africa, which started with a T20 in Mirpur on Sunday 5 July.

Calm Mathews puts Sri Lanka in control

Sri Lanka were in control of the third and final Test against Pakistan at stumps on day three in Pallekele, thanks to skipper Angelo Mathews' unbeaten half century that saw them to a lead of 291 runs.

Sri Lanka in control despite Sarfraz effort

Day two of the third and final Test between Sri Lanka and Pakistan in Pallekele was interrupted by rain more than once, but that didn't prevent the bowlers from again having the last laugh, as they had on day one.

Karunaratne: I bat better under pressure

After scoring a century on the first day of the third and deciding Test against Pakistan, Sri Lanka opener Dimuth Karunaratne feels he is at his best when the team is under real pressure.

Shah four will leave Pakistan slightly happier

Opening batsman Dimuth Karunaratne struck his second Test century but Sri Lanka ended day one of the third, and deciding, Test against Pakistan on 272 for eight at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium.