Sri Lanka head into the tour of India with few predicting anything other than a 3-0 spanking in the Test series. Under Virat Kohli India have risen to number one in the world and whatever you make of the rankings there is no disputing that they are a tough prospect at home even for world…
- November 15, 2017 November 18, 2017
India skipper Virat Kohli has downplayed the suggestion that India may be taking Sri Lanka lightly ahead of their three match Test series.
- November 15, 2017 November 15, 2017
India’s Ajinkya Rahane wants to keep evolving as a batsman as he prepares for the upcoming Test series against Sri Lanka.
- November 14, 2017 November 14, 2017
Sri Lanka’s bowling coach Rumesh Ratnayake says allrounder Angelo Mathews will not bowl in the upcoming Test series in India and will only play as a specialist batsman.
- November 13, 2017 November 15, 2017
Sri Lanka interim coach Nic Pothas insists his team must not be “infatuated” with hosts India when the three-match Test series gets underway next week.
- November 9, 2017 November 9, 2017
Sri Lanka’s chairman of selectors Graeme Labrooy has defended the axing of Kusal Mendis for the Test series in India, insisting the batsman still has age on his side.
- November 6, 2017 November 6, 2017
Batsman Kusal Mendis and Kaushal Silva have been dropped from Sri Lanka’s squad for the upcoming Test series in India which starts later this month.
- November 5, 2017 November 5, 2017
Sri Lanka’s veteran spinner Rangana Herath says it is “one of his dreams” to win a Test series in India, saying the recent victory over Pakistan will give the team confidence.
- November 5, 2017 November 6, 2017
Former captain Angelo Mathews and Kusal Perera will be considered for Sri Lanka’s tour to India later this moth after both players recovered from their various injuries.
- October 31, 2017 November 3, 2017
Murali Vijay has returned to India’s Test squad for the first two games of the three-match series against Sri Lanka which starts in Kolkata from 16 November.
- October 23, 2017 October 26, 2017