Karunaratne, fresh from a match-winning century in the first Test in Galle last week last week, hit six boundaries during his 100-ball stay.
22 Aug 2019 6:35 PM
The start of play was delayed by more than three hours because of rain and a wet outfield, and more rain arrived during the tea break.
22 Aug 2019 5:46 PM
The first session of the game was washed out due to rain and play will begin at 1:40 pm (0810 GMT).
22 Aug 2019 3:21 PM
The Dimuth Karunaratne-led Sri Lanka lead the series 1-0, having won the first encounter by six wickets in Galle last week.
22 Aug 2019 11:06 AM
In 2012, Sri Lanka hammered New Zealand by 10 wickets in the first test in Galle.
21 Aug 2019 4:52 PM
New Zealand’s only warm-up game was badly affected by torrential rain and the Black Caps went into the match in Galle a little underdone.
20 Aug 2019 3:30 PM
M&M's Managing Director Pawan Goenka said that the auto maker has retrenched about 1,500 temporary workers since April 1.
18 Aug 2019 3:57 PM
New Zealand, who trailed Sri Lanka by 18 runs in the first innings, finished on 195 for seven.
16 Aug 2019 9:05 PM
After a howl of protests over social media, festival organisers withdrew the aged animal from the grand finale on Wednesday.
16 Aug 2019 4:56 PM
Suranga Lakmal shared the new ball with off-spinner Akila Dananjaya, who was preferred over seamer Lahiru Kumara.
16 Aug 2019 2:55 PM
In reply to New Zealand's first innings total of 249 all out, Sri Lanka were on 143 for two as Mathews and Mendis laid the foundation.
15 Aug 2019 8:30 PM
The hosts lost Dimuth Karunaratne early in the extended afternoon session.
15 Aug 2019 6:27 PM
New Zealand were 179 for five, having recovered from 71-3 at lunch as Taylor and Henry Nicholls put on 100 runs to have a fightback.
14 Aug 2019 5:01 PM
Openers Jeet Raval and Tom Latham put on 64 after the Kiwis elected to bat before Dananjaya struck.
14 Aug 2019 1:50 PM
Test rankings have added relevance with the new, two-year ICC World Test Championship now under way, culminating in a 2021 final at Lord's.
13 Aug 2019 10:11 AM
Lankan PM made the statement while testifying before Parliamentary Select Committee, appointed to probe the Easter Sunday blasts.
07 Aug 2019 3:42 PM
Sri Lanka white-washed Bangladesh by 3-0 in the recently concluded ODI series.
07 Aug 2019 10:16 AM
‘Buddhists are 70 per cent of Ladakh's population and it will be the first Indian state with Buddhist majority,’ he also said.
06 Aug 2019 2:56 PM
Sirisena in June signed the death warrants to hang four drug convicts, ending a four-decade-long moratorium on the capital punishment.
03 Aug 2019 7:08 PM
Sri Lanka's last sweep was a 2-0 series win at in Ireland in June 2016.
01 Aug 2019 9:10 AM