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Dozens arrested in Pakistan after mob kill Sri Lankan factory manager

Up to 120 people have been arrested in Pakistan after a Sri Lankan factory manager was beaten to death and set ablaze by a mob who accused him of blasphemy

Dozens arrested in Pakistan after mob kill Sri Lankan factory manager

Sri Lanka win 2nd Test as West Indies collapse

Spinners Lasith Embuldeniya and Ramesh Mendis took all 10 wickets as Sri Lanka shot out the West Indies for 132 to win the second Test in Galle on Friday by 164 runs with a session to spare

Sri Lanka's team members take a victory lap at the end of the second Test cricket match between Sri Lanka and West Indies at the Galle International Cricket Stadium in Galle on 3 December 2021.

Galle Test

Sri Lanka set West Indies 297 target

Sri Lanka set the West Indies a near-impossible target of 297 on the final day of the second test in Galle on Friday

Sri Lanka's Lasith Embuldeniya (L) plays a shot during the fourth day of the second Test cricket match between Sri Lanka and West Indies at the Galle International Cricket Stadium in Galle on 2 December 2021

Galle Test

Sri Lanka claw back in 2nd Test as West Indies collapse

Ramesh Mendis led the Sri Lanka fightback at Galle with a six-wicket haul to bowl out the West Indies, but the hosts stumbled after returning to bat in the second Test on Wednesday

ri Lanka's Ramesh Mendis (C) celebrates with teammates after the dismissal of West Indies' Roston Chase (not pictured) during the third day of the second Test cricket match between Sri Lanka and West Indies at the Galle International Cricket Stadium in Galle on 1 December, 2021

Galle Test

West Indies start solidly after spinners trouble Sri Lanka

Veerasammy Permaul's five-wicket haul put Sri Lanka in trouble with the West Indies' batting openers already chasing down the hosts' lead on day two of the second Test in Galle on Tuesday

West Indies' Veerasammy Permaul (2R) celebrates with teammates after the dismissal of Sri Lanka's Suranga Lakmal (not pictured) during the second day of the second Test cricket match between Sri Lanka and West Indies at the Galle International Cricket Stadium in Galle on 30 November, 2021

Test series

Sri Lanka make solid start against Windies after rain

Sri Lanka's openers started strong against the West Indies after rain stopped play until after tea in the second Test at Galle on Monday

Sri Lanka's captain Dimuth Karunaratne plays a shot during the first day of the second Test cricket match between Sri Lanka and West Indies at the Galle International Cricket Stadium in Galle on 29 November, 2021

Sri Lanka thrash West Indies by 187 runs in first Test

Hosts Sri Lanka thrashed the West Indies by 187 runs in the first cricket Test in Galle on Thursday.

Sri Lanka's cricketers celebrate their victory at the end of the fifth day of the first Test cricket match between Sri Lanka and West Indies at the Galle International Cricket Stadium in Galle on November 25, 2021

Gall Test

Sri Lanka spin trio confound West Indies

West Indies had made just 52 before bad light forced an early end after the hosts’ spin trio made quick work of the top order

Sri Lanka's Ramesh Mendis (C) celebrates with teammates after dismissing West Indies' Jason Holder (not pictured) during the fourth day of the first Test cricket match between Sri Lanka and West Indies at the Galle International Cricket Stadium in Galle on 24 November 2021

Test series

Windies' Solozano taken to hospital as Sri Lanka take upper hand

Sri Lanka skipper Dimuth Karunaratne slammed an unbeaten hundred to give his team the upper hand in Sunday's opening Test against the West Indies, whose debutant Jeremy Solozano was hospitalised ...

 Sri Lanka's captain Dimuth Karunaratne (R) with teammate Dhananjaya de Silva run between the wickets during the first day of the first Test cricket match between Sri Lanka and West Indies at the Galle International Cricket Stadium in Galle on 21 November, 2021

Four-nation tournament

Bangladesh’s hope for final shattered

Bangladesh needed only one point to go into the final, but they failed to snatch the point from Sri Lanka

Bangladesh’s hope for final shattered
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