Dilshan, Tharanga heroics send Lanka to quarters
A record opening stand and a four wicket haul
from Tillekeratne Dilshan carried Sri Lanka to an impressive 139 run
victory over Zimbabwe in their ICC 2011 Cricket World Cup Group ‘A’
match worked off under lights at the Pallekele International Stadium
in Kandy yesterday.
The 132nd Battle of the Blues:
Ramith hits second successive top score
S.Thomas’ fought back to make exchanges even
after the opening day’s play of their 132nd Battle of the Blues
three-day encounter begun at SSC grounds, Colombo here yesterday.
Vettori targets Sri Lanka return
Injured New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori said
he is targeting a return against Sri Lanka in the Black Caps’ final
World Cup group match on March 18 after seeing specialists Thursday.