Karunaratne was hit on the neck by a bouncer from pacer Pat Cummins.
Here are all the major stats and numbers recorded by Joe Burns and Travis Head on the first day of the Canberra Test.
It’s the final Test of Sri Lanka’s tour of Australia, one that the hosts are expected to win yet again.
Sri Lanka once again made a losing start to a tour having lost the opening Test in Australia at the Gabba by an innings and 40 runs.
Sri Lankan opening batsman and wicket keeper of the limited overs team, Niroshan Dickwella has been suspended for two limited-overs matches after showing dissent over an umpiring decision during the 2nd T20I against Australia in Geelong on Tuesday. The incident occurred when Dickwella was given out caught behind by Simon fry of the bowling of […]
The CEO of the International Cricket Council (ICC) David Richardson has lauded Tillakaratne Dilshan on his long career that came to an end against Australia at Colombo. In spite of not making much of an impact with the bat in his final outing as a batsman for Sri Lanka, Dilshan has been one of Sri […]
The recently concluded Sri Lanka vs Australia T20I series saw Australia finally get back to winning ways and complete a clean sweep over a hapless home team. The 2-0 win also saw the Aussies erase a portion of the 3-0 loss in the Test series. However, it also consummated David Warner’s captaincy as far as […]
In what was the final match of the tour, Australia wrapped up the T20 series in style with a 2-0 whitewash. Though it was heading towards a one-sided game, it turned out to be a thrilling encounter in the end. Earlier in the day, it was Lankan skipper Dinesh Chandimal who win the toss and […]
Australia won their 5th straight game on the tour and finished off in style with a clean sweep in the 2-match T20I series. After posting a mediocre score of 128/9, Sri Lanka picked up a couple of wickets post a Glenn Maxwell blitz which wasn’t enough to help Tillakaratne Dilshan end his International career on a […]
The stage was set at Colombo for the one last match of Australia tour to Sri Lanka. The second and the last T20 of the series was going down to be written in the history books for sure. The reason it being Tillakaratne Dilshan’s last international match. No matter what perspired as a result out […]