In the second Test match that ended in Wellington, New Zealand, the Sri Lankan team suffered a huge defeat by an innings and 53 runs against the New Zealand team.
Sri Lanka lost the first test match between the two teams. New Zealand won the two-match Test series 2-0.
Sri Lanka captain Dimuth Karunaratne, who joined the media after the match defeat, said that he will step down as the captain of the Sri Lankan team after the upcoming Ireland Test series. It is also reported that he has officially informed the Sri Lanka Cricket authorities about it.
The Irish Test cricket team will visit Sri Lanka next month to play two Test matches