Samaraweera, Mendis in grand record 9th wicket
In what could turn out into being a match winning
recovery where the last three wickets added a fantastic 180 runs,
Sri Lanka set India 257 runs for victory and hit back to capture
three wickets for and sniffing victory on the final day at the P.
The 88th Senior National Athletic Championship:
Rashila and Shiromi set new national records
The opening day of the 88th Senior National
Athletic Championship was quite productive as athletes from Sri
Lanka Air Force dominated, setting up two new Sri Lankan records at
the Mahinda Rajapaksa Stadium in Diyagama, Homagama yesterday.
Hard work helped me to shine as a batsman, says Mendis
Mystery spinner Ajantha Mendis believes that
hard work at the nets had helped him to shine with the bat after he
scored his maiden half century on the fourth day of the third and
final test match against India which continued at the P.
Saravanamuttu Oval in Colombo yesterday.