Indika Dissanayake won Sri Lanka’s first silver medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games with a personal best lift of 297 kg in the Men’s 69kg category on Friday. Dissanayake’s mighty effort took Sri Lanka’s medal tally to three, adding to the two bronze medals won on the first day of competition by Chathuranga Lakmal and Dinusha Gomes.
Steven Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft will leave South Africa on Wednesday in the wake of their pre-meditated plan to tamper with the ball on the third day of the Cape Town Test against South Africa. They will be told of their "significant" Cricket Australia code of behaviour sanctions within 24 hours.
Steven Smith and David Warner have been removed as Australia's captain and vice-captain for the remainder of the Cape Town Test against South Africa, as the first fallout of the ball-tampering confession Australia made on the third day of the Test. Wicketkeeper Tim Paine will lead the side for the last two days of the contest.