• Kusal Mendis’ unbeaten 157 pulls Sri Lanka out of rut

    PALLEKELE, Sri Lanka (AP) — Kusal Mendis’ maiden test hundred pulled Sri Lanka out of trouble as they reached 282 for six when bad light brought an early close to the third day of the first test against Australia.

  • Sri Lanka 6-1 at stumps after dismissing Australia for 203

    PALLEKELE, Sri Lanka (AP) — Facing a deficit of 86 runs, Sri Lanka reached 6-1 in its second innings in the first test against Australia before persistent rain brought play to an early close on Wednesday.