Kent changed me - Aravinda

Special players make things happen at special places. Aravinda de Silva was chosen to make his Test debut in the year 1984 and the place he was making his mark was the home of cricket – Lord’s. In that memorable Lord’s Test, Aravinda, then 18, batted at number seven as Sri Lanka came up with a...

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Radcliffe's picture
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4 September 2010
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2 years 50 weeks

Absolutely, that's what I strictly believed since then. Flamboyant knocks he played for kent in 95 were spectacular and he mastered what he used to lack since then, which was temparement.

Martin's picture

Check the video section. I found his century for Kent there sometime back.

There was another interview with him too posted in the video section. He talks about Kent and how after he realised that he was playing for Kent only because he was good, the self-confidence he gained from that realisation turned his season for Kent from bad to spectacular.

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