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Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Trinity College principal Brigadier Udaya Ariyarthne, says that Kumar Sangakkara who guided Sri Lanka to a great six- wicket victory over India to win the World Twenty 20 , has made his school Trinity College, Kandy and the country proud together with the team.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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When out of the blues a hailstorm was leashed to the ground where the decider between Sri Lanka and the West Indies was played, we could not escape the thought that in a place like Dacca, there could be rain,
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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The British School in Colombo U-15 and U-12 cricket teams are currently taking part in the Junior Twenty20 cricket tournament which commenced in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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The former Kent coach, well known to the ECB through his work with England age- group teams, is perfectly happy that his c.v. is not enough to put him on ECB managing director Paul Downton’s shortlist for the top job.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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"It's an exciting time in English cricket in that, for the first time in a long time, there's quite a few places up for grabs," Cook told BBC Essex. That happens when you lose games of cricket and we lost five pretty heavily." Cook managed a second-innings total...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Kumar Sangakkara has confirmed he will represent Durham for two to three Division One matches of the County Championship in preparation for Sri Lanka's tour of England. He will likely miss Sri Lanka's two ODIs in Ireland, but will join the squad before their first ODI against...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Woodhall Spa Cricket Club has pulled off another sensational signing ahead of the new season in the shape of Sri Lankan star Malinga Bandara. The Test ace is a more than adequate replacement for fellow countryman Prasanna Jayawardene, who has to pull out of his planned return to Jubilee...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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17th April 1972 - Muttiah Muralidaran is born in Kandy. Muralidaran is a Sri Lankan cricketer who was rated the greatest test match bowler ever by Wisden Cricketers' Almanack in 2002. He retired from test cricket in 2010, registering his 800th and final wicket on 22 July 2010 from...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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“Even though only four or five players are now playing in the squad who I played with, I still watch for their results on the internet. My heart is with Lancashire, and it always will be because they gave me the opportunity first,” he said. “I played with them for longer than any other...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Sri Lankan winning the ICC Twenty20 2014 World Cup has enabled Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) to provide the team’s sponsorship and telecast rights at higher costs, says the SLC treasurer. While speaking to AdaderanaBiz, SLC treasurer Nuski Mohamed said, “When the skills of our cricket team...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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The key moments from the ICC World Twenty20 2014 final between India and Sri Lanka: There was little that Kumar Sangakkara did before the final. However, it was a case of 'cometh the hour, cometh the man'. The former Sri Lankan captain, determined to end his T20 career on a high, dug in...
Monday, April 14, 2014
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The Sri Lankan cricket team were inspired by the public's reaction to their Asia Cup victory upon their return to the island in March and were determined to do well at the ICC World Twenty20 that followed, Sri Lanka's bowling coach Chaminda Vaas said in a recent interview.