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 Sri Lanka’s Lasith Malinga celebrates taking the wicket of England’s Jos Buttler as Ben Stokes looks on during the Cricket World Cup game at Headingley.  Photograph: Oli Scarff/AFP/Getty Images

At Headingley: Sri Lanka 232-9 (50 ovs) (A Mathews 85no, A Fernando 49, K Mendis 46; M Wood 3-40, J Archer 3-52, A Rashid 2-45), England 212 (47 ovs) (...)

 South Africa’s Imran Tahir celebrates taking the wicket of Sri Lanka’s Chamara Kapugedera for a duck during the ICC Champions Trophy match  at The Oval in London. Photograph: Ian Kington/AFP/Getty Images

South Africa 299-6 (H Amla 103, F du Plessis 75, JP Duminy 38no; N Pradeep 2-54), Sri Lanka 203 (41.3 ovs) (U Tharanga 57, K Perera 44no, N Dickwella (...)

South African bowler Kagiso Rabada  celebrates the dismissal of Sri Lanka  captain Angelo Mathews  during the second Test between South Africa and Sri Lanka   in Cape Town. Photograph: Gianluigi Guercia/AFP/Getty

Four wickets in seven overs from Kagiso Rabada helped South Africa wrap up a series victory over Sri Lanka with one Test to spare. Rabada’s opening (...)

South African batsman Stephen Cook  celebrates his  century against Sri Lanka in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Photograph: Gianluigi Guercia/AFP/Getty Images

Opener Stephen Cook scored an unbeaten century to help South Africa build a potential match-winning 302-run lead over Sri Lanka despite rain delays on(...)

England’s Jonny Bairstow celebrates after reaching his hundred in the Test match against Sri Lanka at Headingley in Leeds. Photograph: Getty Images

Jonny Bairstow’s second Test century, and two unstoppable spells from James Anderson, put England in total control against Sri Lanka at Headingley. T(...)

England’s (left to right) Gary Ballance, Moeen Ali, Ian Bell, Joe Root and Alastair Cook react after Sri Lanka’s last-wicket pair survived to draw the first Test at Lord’s. Photograph: Philip Brown/Reuters

The first Test between England and Sri Lanka at Lord’s ended in the draw for which it appeared to be heading from the end of the first session when th(...)

England’s Gary Ballance celebrates his maiden Test century in the first Test against Sri Lanka. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA

Gary Ballance’s maiden Test century put England back in control of their own destiny in the first Test against Sri Lanka at Lord’s.The hosts lost thei(...)