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Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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Former Sri Lankan cricket captain Kumar Sangakkara today rejected rumours that he is planning on entering politics. Posting on his official Facebook page Sangakkara stated that the completely baseless and are just irresponsible rumours.
AmilaSaman
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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Kumar Sangakkara in full flow, like he was at the Westpack Stadium against England, is a debate starter. Where would the cricketing world place him in the list of modern greats? Would his ranking have been any higher had he played for a fancier team, say India, England or Australia?
Hilal
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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Seekkuge Prasanna will go to Australia as a stand by for Rangana Herath. Rangana split his finger during the England v Sri Lanka match and the wound will expected take 7-10 days to heal. Seekkuge sent to Australia only as a precautionary measure.
Daniel Alexander
Monday, March 2, 2015
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Up-and-coming Melbourne cricketer Nathan Munasingha, son of Sri Lankan cricketer Manjula Munasingha, says he will win his battle against Leukemia. Karen O’Sullivan reports.
SLCricket1
Monday, March 2, 2015
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Three of the top teams in the domestic cricket arena in Sri Lanka, Colts CC, SSC and Ragama CC failed to book their place in the Super Eight stage of the SLC Premier League Tournament 2014/15 as the group stage finally came to an end on 1st of March.
AmilaSaman
Monday, March 2, 2015
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England may have been utterly humiliated in their second World Cup pool match against co-hosts New Zealand but Sunday's nine-wicket defeat to Sri Lanka was much more damaging, according to former England captain Mike Atherton.
Island Cricket
Monday, March 2, 2015
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At times on those steamy floodlit nights at the Premadasa Stadium, the pitch appears to be laced with poison when Sri Lanka are defending a score. Teams often begin well against the hosts; openers cracking boundaries, required rate heading south. But Sri Lanka bide their time.
Daniel Alexander
Monday, March 2, 2015
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"I would not try to rush Herath back, either for the match with Australia or for the clash with Scotland," added Muralitharan. "An injury like the one he has picked up to his spinning finger needs time to heal so I would allow him the maximum time to recover."
WZRD
Monday, March 2, 2015
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The left-hander smashed his second successive century of the World Cup on Sunday in Wellington and his former teammate Sanath Jayasuriya was prompt to doff his hat off for the champion. "There's no one better than Sanga in the world at the moment. His presence is making all the difference."
Neil Weerasekara
Monday, March 2, 2015
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He’s got style, he’s got grace, he’s a winner - These adapted Tom Jones lyrics perfectly describe Kumar Sangakkara, who smoked 117 not out from just 86 balls on Sunday to fire Sri Lanka to a nine-wicket victory over England in Wellington.
Daniel Alexander