Rebel cricketers realise greatness comes with time not money

Their intransigent stance conflicted with their predecessors who lifted a World Cup without a cent in their pockets:Sri Lanka’s once adored cricketers left on a tour of England claiming to play for national pride but in reality becoming a permitted band of 24 rebels to whom pay was more important than coming to grips with studying their on-field opponents only to realise that a noose hung over them should they abort.The tour and the stance of the players only brought to disrepute both the establishment and the team and bore a direct insult on their predecessors who 25 years ago lifted a World…

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