May 03, 2021

Sri Lanka ends Test victory drought Featured

Sri Lanka today (03) won the Test cricket series against Bangladesh as 1-0 after winning the second Test at Pallekele by 209 runs.
Sri Lanka secured a Test victory after over 1.5 years.

Praveen Jayawickrama also entered the record books as Sri Lanka's inexperienced spin attack carrying them to victory.

Jayawickrama's match figures of 11 for 178 was the best by a Sri Lankan bowler on debut, the best by a left-arm spinner on debut and the first bowler to take a 10-wicket haul on debut since Jason Krejza in 2008.