Zimbabwe lead by 262 runs after ending day 3 at 252/6. Sikandar Raza in the process scored 97 and is still at the crease while Malcolm is playing at 57. Earlier, Rangana Herath spun the web and picked up early wickets to leave Zimbabwe tottering at 23/4. But a partnership between Raza and wicket-keeper Peter Moor provided resistance before Moor was sent back in the pavilion. The visiting team didn’t face any further loss as Raza and Waller remained unbeaten till the end of day’s play.
Sri Lanka vs Zimbabwe, Day 3 score and updates: Zimbabwe lead by 262 runs after ending day 3 at 252/6
Sri Lanka: Upul Tharanga, Dimuth Karunaratne, Kusal Mendis, Dinesh Chandimal (capt.), Angelo Mathews, Asela Gunaratne, Niroshan Dickwella (wk), Dilruwan Perera, Rangana Herath, Suranga Lakmal, Lahiru Kumara.
Zimbabwe: Regis Chakabva, Hamilton Masakadza, Tarisai Musakanda, Craig Ervine, Sean Williams, Sikander Raza, Malcolm Waller, Peter Moor (wk), Graeme Cremer (capt.), Chris Mpofu, Donald Tiripano.