69th Bradby Shield first leg at Pallekele Stadium
Trinity have slight edge over Royal
Trinity College, Kandy should have a slight edge
over Royal College, Colombo when they scrum down in the first leg of
the 69th Bradby Shield rugby encounter to be played at Pallekele
Stadium, Kandy this evening. The junior game for the C. E.
Simitharachchi trophy will be played prior to the first XV match.
Two more practice games at Edgbaston:
Lankan cricketers praying for playable weather
The Sri Lankan cricketers who are eager to get
accustomed to the cold conditions in England and get their act of
aiming for the ICC Champions Trophy right had their first practice
game against Pakistan washed out in Edgbaston on Thursday.
Lanka ‘A’ team leave for the Caribbean
Sri Lanka ‘A’ team, led by Test opener Dimuth
Karunaratne, left the island yesterday on a tour of the Caribbean
comprising two unofficial Test matches, two Twenty20 matches and
three unofficial One Day Internationals against West Indies to be
played from June 5 to June 27.