Sri Lanka govt. launches probe into 2011 World Cup final fixing allegation


Sri Lanka’s sports ministry on Friday ordered an investigation into former sports minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage’s allegation that the national cricket team’s loss to India in the 2011 World Cup final was fixed by “certain parties”.

The sports minister Dullas Alahapperuma has ordered the investigation and asked for a report on its progress every two weeks, the ministry said in a statement.

The sports secretary, KADS Ruwanchandra, on Alahapperuma’s directive, had complained to the ministry’s investigation unit on Saturday…

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  1. Not interested in investigating the millions looted by the SLC office bearers over the years? How about the guy who sits in Parliament and overseen a list of disasters for SLC and the rest of us?