Sri Lanka Development XI

  • England win second tour match in Sri Lanka March 22, 2012

    Colombo: England displayed their batting prowess ahead of next week's Test series in Sri Lanka by winning the final practice match with an astonishing run-chase on Thursday. The tourists surpassed a stiff target of 359 from 64 overs with four wickets and 20 balls to spare against a Sri Lanka Development...
  • Strauss, Trott hit tons in SL tour match March 21, 2012

    Colombo: England captain Andrew Strauss and Jonathan Trott warmed up for next week's Test series against Sri Lanka by slamming centuries in a practice match on Wednesday. Strauss made 100 and Trott scored 101 before both batsmen retired to give other batsmen a hit-out on the second day of the three-day...
  • Chamara Silva stars for SL XI vs England March 20, 2012

    Colombo: Chamara Silva made a strong case for an international comeback by scoring 163 as Sri Lanka Development XI reached 376 for 5 against England on the opening day of a three-day warm-up match. Silva faced 181 balls, hitting 25 boundaries and a six. He was supported well by captain Thilina...