World Cup should have been shared between England and New Zealand — Arjuna Ranatunga

Former World Cup winning captain turned politician Arjuna Ranatunga has opined that this year’s world cup should have been shared between England and New Zealand.

“This year’s world cup final was one of the best matches that I have seen,” Ranatunga said during an event in Mirigama today (Jul 16). The world cup was awarded to England since they had scored more boundaries after a thrilling encounter between New Zealand saw scores being levelled at the end of the game.

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  1. I tend to agree and I presume no one actually thought it would go this far. Who would think a super over would tie. Lesson learnt, just like how duckworth-lewis was invented. Who would have thought the WC final would tie? Well it has now and I guess a better plan is on the cards.

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