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South Africa vs Sri Lanka: Oshada Fernando and Kusal Mendis guide Sri Lanka to historic series win

Oshada Fernando and Kusal Mendis struck unbeaten half-centuries as Sri Lanka claimed a historic eight-wicket win over South Africa in the second and final Test at St George's Park for a 2-0 series victory on Saturday.

South Africa vs Sri Lanka: Lankans become first Asian side to win Test series in South Africa

Oshada Fernando and Kusal Mendis smashed 137 runs within the first session of Day 3 to ensure an 8-wicket win for Sri Lanka in Port Elizabeth. They have won the series 2-0.

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South Africa vs Sri Lanka: 'Going where no Asian team has gone before', cricket fraternity hails Sri Lanka for historic Test series win

Resuming the third day of the second Test against South Africa on 60/2, Sri Lanka batsmen Oshada Fernando and Kusal Mendis struck unbeaten half-centuries to guide the team towards a historic eight-wicket win.

South Africa vs Sri Lanka: Key wickets keep Islanders in the chase in second Test

Sri Lanka seamer Kasun Rajitha grabbed two wickets as South Africa limped to 91 for five at tea on day two of the second and final Test at St George's Park on Friday as the game continues to move forward at pace.

Sri Lanka spinner Lasith Embuldeniya ruled out for six weeks after thumb injury

Sri Lanka suffered a major set-back after spinner Lasith Embuldeniya was forced out of action after injuring his thumb on the opening day of the second Test in Port Elizabeth.

South Africa vs Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka chase history in second Test

Sri Lanka claimed a one-wicket win in the first game in Durban thanks to a staggering Test innings from Kusal Perera, who bludgeoned his way to 153 not out and put on a record 78 runs for the last wicket with Vishwa Fernando.

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Sri Lanka's Akila Dananjaya has illegal action ban lifted by ICC

Akila Dananjaya was reported for a suspect bowling action following Sri Lanka's first test against England in Galle in November and suspended the following month.

South Africa vs Sri Lanka: Visitors pull off stunning run chase to beat Proteas at Durban

Chasing an unlikely 304, Sri Lanka was 226-9 and seemingly out of it. But a last-wicket partnership of 78 between Perera and Vishwa Fernando took the tourists to a thrilling victory on the fourth day.

South Africa vs Sri Lanka: Kusal Perera's knock hailed as greatest ever in an overseas run chase

Sri Lanka's 304/9 was the third-highest successful run chase in nearly 100 years of test cricket at the Kingsmead ground in Durban.

South Africa vs Sri Lanka 1st Test Highlights: Sri Lanka win by one wicket

South Africa vs Sri Lanka, SA vs SL 1st Test Highlights: Sri Lanka won the thrilling first Test in Durban against South Africa by one wicket.

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