Zimbabwe captain Graeme Cremer said he is proud of his team despite falling to defeat against Sri Lanka in the one-off Test in Colombo on Tuesday.
Sri Lanka produced their highest ever run-chase in the longest format of the game to topple Zimbabwe by four wickets in the one-off Test at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on Tuesday.
We are set for a tantalising final day in the one-off Test between Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe in Colombo with the home team requiring another 218 runs to win and the visitors needing seven more wickets.
Zimbabwe allrounder Malcolm Waller says the benefits of an ODI series win over Sri Lanka have carried through into the longer format.
Sri Lanka spinner Rangana Herath remains confident his team can beat Zimbabwe but admits they should be in a much better position.
Zimbabwe coach Heath Streak says he would like to see his team post Sri Lanka a target of at least 200 in their Test in Colombo.
A fighting century from Craig Ervine kept Zimbabwe afloat on the first day of the one-off Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo, the visitors reaching 344/8 at stumps.
Batsman Danushka Gunathilaka has been rewarded for his good form in the recent ODI series and has been selected in Sri Lanka's Test squad for the one-off game against Zimbabwe starting in Colombo on Friday.
Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) Chairman, Mr Tavengwa Mukuhlani, has sent a congratulatory message to the Zimbabwe senior men's cricket team following their historic ODI series win in Sri Lanka on Monday.
Zimbabwe allrounder Sikandar Raza says there are no words to describe how he and his team felt after they clinched an historic ODI series victory in Sri Lanka on Monday.