Sri Lanka vs New Zealand 1st Test Day 4: Karunaratne, Thirimanne leave Sri Lanka 135 runs away from victory

Dimuth Karunaratne 71 not out Lahiru Thirimanne 57 not out Sri Lanka New Zealand 1st Test Day 4 Galle cricket

Dimuth Karunaratne (right) finished on 71 not out, while Lahiru Thirimanne remained unbeaten on 57

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Sri Lanka captain Dimuth Karunaratne and Lahiru Thirimanne scored an unbeaten 71 and 57 not out respectively to put their side 135 runs away from victory heading into the final day in Galle.

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Latif reveals which player’s position in the Pakistan team needs to be strengthened

Rashid Latif believes Sarfraz Ahmed's position as captain should be strengthened Pakistan cricket

Rashid Latif: “Some people believe skipper Sarfraz Ahmed should be removed from the leadership role; however we should instead try to strengthen his position”

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Former Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman Rashid Latif believes Sarfraz Ahmed’s position as captain needs to be strengthened.

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What does Pakistan batsman Babar Azam want to prove to himself and everyone else?

Babar Azam determined to prove to himself and everyone else that he is capable of excelling in Test cricket Pakistan

Babar Azam: “I really want to prove myself in Test cricket, so I will be doing my best to achieve my goals in this format”

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Pakistan batsman Babar Azam has admitted that he is determined to prove to himself and everyone else that he is capable of excelling in Test cricket.

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England vs Australia 2nd Ashes Test Day 3: Rain wipes out majority of the third day at Lord’s

Heavy rain washes out majority of 3rd day 2nd Ashes Test Lord's cricket

Jofra Archer claimed his maiden Test wicket before heavy rain brought play to an end for the day

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England managed to take three wickets before persistent rain led to a majority of the third day of the second Ashes Test at Lord’s being washed out.

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Sri Lanka vs New Zealand 1st Test Day 3: Watling fights but Embuldeniya puts Sri Lanka on top

Lasith Embuldeniya four wickets Sri Lanka New Zealand 1st Test Day 3 Galle cricket

Lasith Embuldeniya finished with figures of 4-71 off 29 overs

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Lasith Embuldeniya took four wickets to give Sri Lanka the upper hand on the third day in Galle, even though New Zealand wicketkeeper-batsman BJ Watling scored an unbeaten 63.

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Has Grant Flower accused Pakistan opener Fakhar Zaman of being lazy?

Grant Flower doesn't think Fakhar Zaman is lazy but admitted he has a lot of work to do to get better as a batsman Pakistan cricket

Grant Flower: “I think he’s good enough to make something of it, but he’s got a lot of work to do”

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Former Pakistan batting coach Grant Flower has not accused opener Fakhar Zaman of being lazy, but noted that he is “quite hard to work with” and his “results have been very inconsistent”.

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Flower reveals which two players improved the most during his time as Pakistan’s batting coach

Grant Flower believes Babar Azam and Imam-ul-Haq improved the most during his time as Pakistan's batting coach cricket

Grant Flower: “Babar Azam’s the obvious one. But also¬†Imam-ul-Haq, I think he’s really improved”

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Grant Flower believes that batsman Babar Azam and opener Imam-ul-Haq improved the most during his time as Pakistan’s batting coach.

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Flower reveals which Pakistan player people haven’t seen the best of yet

Grant Flower believes people haven't seen the best of Haris Sohail Pakistan cricket

Grant Flower: “I think¬†Haris Sohail is probably an underachiever – I think a lot of people haven’t seen the best of him yet”

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Former Pakistan batting coach Grant Flower firmly believes that Haris Sohail is extremely underrated when it comes to his abilities and importance as a batsman.

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