Sri Lanka lose openers
Sri Lanka lost two wickets after taking a
pounding from South African batsmen Jacques Kallis and AB de
Villiers on the second day of the third and final Test at Newlands
on Wednesday. Sri Lanka were 149 for two at the close in reply to
South Africa’s 580 for four declared, a deficit of 431 runs.
Mithun takes the lead
Mithun Perera shot a four under par 67 to move
into the lead by one stroke from overnight leader K. Prabagaran who
was one under par 70 in the UTE-Cat Sri Lanka Open Golf Championship
second round teed off at the Royal Colombo Golf course yesterday.
Sri Lanka ODI squad
Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage has
approved the Sri Lankan cricket squad for the forthcoming South
Africa ODI series which is to be worked off from January 11 to 22.