The 2nd test cricket match between Sri Lanka and England teams will be played today at the Pallekelle International Cricket Stadium. England is leading the tournament one – nil. Coach of the Sri Lanka team Chandika Hathurusinghe said that Sri Lanka would be able to make a comeback although they lost the first match. Suranga Lakmal will lead the Sri Lanka team for next two test matches as Dinesh Chandimal has been injured.
- The Supreme Court issues an Interim Order staying the gazette notification issued by President Maithripala Sirisena dissolving Parliament.
- GCE O/Level Examination will be conducted as scheduled