Galle Test

  • Whatmore slams DRS absence vs SL June 24, 2012

    Galle: Pakistan coach Dav Whatmore on Sunday slammed the absence of the Decision Review System (DRS) in the series against Sri Lanka after his team suffered several umpiring errors in the first Test. The Test has been marred by at least 10 content_cnious decisions over three days by umpires Steve...
  • Missing 200 'part of game', says Sangakkara June 23, 2012

    Galle: Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara left the ground fuming after being stranded on an unbeaten 199 during the first Test against Pakistan in Galle, on Saturday. The left-hander missed out on his ninth double-century in Test cricket partly due to an error in the scoreboard on the ground which showed...
  • Day 1: Sangakkara, Dilshan take SL to 300/2 June 22, 2012

    Galle: Tillakaratne Dilshan and Kumar Sangakkara hammered centuries as Sri Lanka walloped Pakistan on the opening day of the first cricket Test in Galle on Friday. Dilshan made 101, his first Test hundred on home soil in three years, and Sangakkara was unbeaten on 111 as Sri Lanka ended the...
  • Expensive ticketing angers SL fans March 27, 2012

    Galle: Travelling English supporters hugely outnumbered local Sri Lankan fans at the start of the first Test in Galle, making it look like a home match for the tourists. An estimated 8,500 English tourists, many of them members of the famous "Barmy Army" of diehard supporters, packed the Galle International Stadium...
  • Cricket: Pakistan's young brigade rattles Sri Lanka July 4, 2009

    Teenage fast bowler Mohammad Aamer led Pakistan's spirited new-look attack to bowl out Sri Lanka for 292 on the opening day of the first cricket Test in Galle on Saturday. ...
  • In pics: How Ishant matured into a match winner August 4, 2008

    Galle Test: Mendis sends Laxman packing ...