Keshav Maharaj says the Proteas came to Sri Lanka as underdogs but will be ready to compete against the Sri Lankans in Colombo.
The first Proteas-Sri Lanka Test at Galle was reflected in the latest ICC Test ranking as Dimuth Karunaratne leaped up and pushed Hashim Amla out of the top 10 batsmen list.
Tabraiz Shamsi says the Proteas-Sri Lanka contest is even despite bowling Sri Lanka out for 287 in Galle on day one.
Dimuth Karunaratne survived a ruthless Proteas bowling attack as his unbeaten 158 helped Sri Lanka post 287 in their first innings of the first Test in Galle.
Kagiso Rabada struck twice after lunch as Sri Lanka collapsed around Dimuth Karunaratne’s unbeaten 80 to end on 161-6 by tea on day one in Galle.
Sri Lanka won the toss and have sent the Proteas in to bowl first in the first Test against Sri Lanka at Galle.
Your essential guide to the first Test between Sri Lanka and the Proteas in Galle on Thursday.
Ottis Gibson says a positive brand of cricket is vital to the Proteas’ success in the subcontinent.
Faf du Plessis questions the ICC’s ball-tampering ruling, dismissing chewing gum or mints as foreign objects.
Aiden Markram says the Proteas have worked hard to prepare themselves for spinning conditions in Sri Lanka.