Injured Mathews out of Galle Test, future as allrounder doubtful

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Angelo Mathews, the Sri Lanka allrounder, has been ruled out of the first Test against England after failing to pass a fitness test on his injured calf on Friday morning. The injury, which kept him out of the Asica Cup and the finals of the Commonwealth Bank tri-series, has put his future as an allr

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ROAR OF LANKA's picture
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Useless..Now we have lost a prime all-rounder due to an prolonged injury..How can he be Sri Lanka's future Captain when he is suffering so many injuries...he is just 24 and injured..lol..wtf..when you are young you should stay fit not get injured..bye bye Angelo the all-rounder..welcome Angelo the Batsman.

(Last edited by ROAR OF LANKA on March 23, 2012 - 05:50)
Pol Adi's picture

ANGELO was NEVER a PROPER ALL ROUNDER - especially not in TEST CRICKET ..

Sri Lankans think this guy is some fast bowler, why was he opening the bowling in a TEST MATCH IN INDIA ?. stupidity or desperation ?

He is simply a one day fill in bowler at 80 mph he has no chance of surviving onslaughts of modernday batsmen.

WHAT HE HAS is a sound cricketing BRAIN, GUTS and a great EYE.

So, use him purely as a BATSMAN and CAPTAIN!

Hilal's picture
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Looks like Cricinfo has changed the story now. It says he will miss 1st Test not the series.

Anonymous's picture

@pol adi ! nodanna de nokiya hitin uba danna allrouder pandithaya

Pol Adi's picture

baseless accusation by 'anonymous'who's cricketing point still escapes me. Talk with facts and figures or simply shut up. your mindless rants counts for nothing..

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