• Sri Lanka’s Shanaka shakes England with 3 quick wickets

    LEEDS, England (AP) — Opener Alex Hales and wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow led a steady recovery as England reached 171-5 against Sri Lanka at stumps on Thursday on a rain-shortened first day of the opening test.

  • Sri Lanka wins toss and asks England to bat in 1st test

    LEEDS, England (AP) — Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews won the toss and asked England to bat first in the opening test of their three-match series on Thursday.