It will be a game to savour:
Lanka-Pakistan shoot out today
Sri Lanka who waltzed to victory against Canada
in their first outing, will not have it easy when they front up to
Pakistan in a Group ‘A’ match in the 2011 World Cup under lights at
the R Premadasa Stadium today with umpires calling play at 2-30 p m.
Indika sparkles as Ragama pile up 412/4
Dashing middle order batsman Indika de Saram
scored his third successive century (157) from just 132 deliveries
inclusive of eight sixes and 16 boundaries as Ragama CC piled up a
massive 412 for 4 in their first innings on the opening day of their
SLC Premier League Tier ‘A’ cricket match against CCC which began at
Maitland Crescent yesterday.
Aussies too hot for Kiwis
Reigning champions Australia overpowered New
Zealand by seven wickets for a 25th straight World Cup victory in a
dominant display at the VCA Ground here on Friday. Australia’s fast
bowlers, with Mitchell Johnson taking four wickets, led the way as
New Zealand were bowled out for just 206 with nearly five overs of
their innings left.
Bangladesh in dramatic win over Ireland
Bangladesh stung flat-footed Ireland to resurrect their World Cup
campaign with a 27-run victory in front of some 25,000 boisterous home
fans on Friday.