Sri Lanka vs Zimbabwe: Rangana Herath joins elite Test bowlers club with five-wicket haul - Firstpost

Harare: Rangana Herath became just the third bowler to pick up five-wicket hauls against all nine Test opponents to earn Sri Lanka a big first-innings lead before Zimbabwe bounced back on the third day of the third Test at Harare Sports Club on Tuesday ...

Zim bad with bat, brilliant with ball - NewsDay

The Zimbabwe national cricket team failed to replicate their day two performance with the bat on day three yesterday, with Sri Lanka tightening their grip on the second Test at Harare Sports Club. by Kevin Mapasure. Having resumed on an overnight score ...

Gunaratne hits maiden ton - Himalayan Times

Sri Lanka batsman Asela Gunaratne celebrates after scoring 100 runs during the cricket match against Zimbabwe at Harare Sports Club in Harare, Monday, Nov, 7, 2016. Photo: AP. Harare, November 8. Dhananjaya de Silva and Asela Gunaratne made ...

Rangana Herath joins unique list which features bowlers with 5-wicket hauls against all Test teams - Daily News & Analysis

Rangana Herath recorded figures of 5 for 89 -- his first five-wicket haul against Zimbabwe -- to bowl the home side out for 272 and give Sri Lanka a 232-run lead in the first innings. Rangana Herath became just the third bowler to pick up five-wicket ...

2nd Test: Rangana Herath Puts Zimbabwe in a Spin as Sri Lanka Extend Lead on Day 3 - News18

Harare: Left-arm spinner Rangana Herath claimed five wickets as Sri Lanka took control of the second and final Test against Zimbabwe on day three on Tuesday. The touring side reached the close on 102 for four in their second innings, a lead of 334 runs ...

Herath, Karunaratne help SL take sizeable lead on Day 3 - Cricbuzz

In a humdrum world, the script for Stumps on Day 3 would position the visitors, Sri Lanka to be in the cockpit with a big lead with an intention to bottle up Zimbabwe early on Day 4. The game didn't meander too far away from the script as Sri Lanka, by ...

Sri Lanka leads Zimbabwe by 334, series victory in sight - Daily Mail

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Sri Lanka leads the second test against Zimbabwe by 334 runs and is poised for a 2-0 series victory after stand-in captain Rangana Herath spun the home team out cheaply on Day 3 on Tuesday. Herath took 5-89 to help limit ...

LIVE Cricket Score, Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Day 3, at Harare: Stumps - Cricket Country

LIVE: ZIM vs SL 2nd Test | SL 102/4 | Batting: Dimuth Karunaratne 54, Asela Gunaratne 6: It's stumps for the day. Karunaratne gets to his fifty as Sri Lanka have crossed the 100-runs mark. Sri Lanka have lost their fourth wicket in the form of Dhanjaya ...

Rangana Herath Becomes Third Player to Take Five-For Against all Test Playing Nations - News18

Sri Lanka's Rangana Herath became just the third bowler in history to pick up five-wicket hauls against all nine other Test countries as Zimbabwe were bowled out for 272 in Harare on Tuesday. Herath recorded figures of 5 for 89 - his first five-wicket ...

Herath five-for gives SL first-innings cushion - ESPNcricinfo.com

In isolation, the final session on day three was among Zimbabwe's best in the series. They attacked, and bowled with purpose and intensity to take four Sri Lankan wickets. But having conceded a 232-run first-innings lead due to a series of injudicious ...

Rangana Herath 3rd bowler to take fifers against all Test playing nations, after Muttiah Muralitharan and Dale Styen - Zee News

Herath bowled a very economical spell of 26 overs with 4 maidens and giving away 89 runs at 3.42 economy. Last Updated: Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 19:30. Comment. 0. Comment. Rangana Herath 3rd bowler to take fifers against all Test playing nations ...

Herath joins exclusive club as Zimbabwe fold for 272 - Cricbuzz

Building on the momentum garnered from the morning session where Sri Lanka picked up three wickets, including half-centurions, Brian Chari and Craig Ervine, Sri Lanka drove in the nail further with Dilruwan Perera joining the party with three wickets ...

As it Happened: Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Day 3 at Harare - News18

Day 2, Round-up: An unbroken century stand between Brian Chari and Craig Ervine gave Zimbabwe a solid start after Asela Gunaratne's maiden Test hundred had carried Sri Lanka to 504 on the second day. Playing just his second Test, Gunaratne scored ...

Herath spins SL back on top - Cricbuzz

Coming into the third day's play on Tuesday (November 8), both the overnight Zimbabwean batsmen, Brian Chari and Craig Ervine would have set their eyes on resuming the partnership on the same note where they had left last evening (November 7).

Asela Gunaratne : A Late Bloomer for Sri Lanka - DailySports (press release)

It's good to see the form that the batsmen have shown. Before the series, we knew that some of the fringe players had some talent but hadn't seen much opportunity. Now, they've put their hands up and scored runs, so to see some depth in our batting ...

Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka LIVE Streaming: Watch ZIM vs SL 2nd Test, Day 3, live telecast online - Cricket Country

The live cricket streaming of Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Day 3 is available on tensports.com, and OZEE mobile app. By CricketCountry Staff. | Published : November 8, 2016 11:30 AM IST. 0 Shares. Facebook share · Twitter share · Share on Google+ ...

Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Day 3 Preview: Hosts hoping to break equilibrium - Cricket Country

Zimbabwe have ended the Day Two on a very satisfying note as they saw a Brian Chari and Craig Ervine provide an unbeaten stand of 109 runs for the third wicket. By CricketCountry Staff. | Published : November 8, 2016 9:00 AM IST. 0 Shares. Facebook ...

Asela Gunaratne century puts Sri Lanka in charge - BT Sport (press release) (subscription) (blog)

Asela Gunaratne made the second century of Sri Lanka's innings as they amassed 504 in the second Test against Zimbabwe in Harare. After the tourists resumed on 290 for five, Gunaratne and Dhananjaya de Silva took their partnership to 87 before the ...

Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka: Hosts rally after losing early wickets - The Indian Express

Zimbabwe lost two early wickets but Brian Chari and Craig Ervine stayed put to end the day at 120/2. 0. Shares. Facebook · Twitter · Google Plus · Whatsapp. By: Reuters | Harare | Published:November 7, 2016 9:41 pm. Zimbabwe vs sri lanka, zimbabwe sri ...

Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka: Asela Gunaratne hits maiden Test ton - SkySports

Sri Lanka increased their advantage over Zimbabwe on day two of the second Test in Harare, with Asela Gunaratne scoring a maiden Test hundred as the visitors scored 500. It is the fifth straight Test match in which Zimbabwe, who trail 1-0 in the two ...