Pakistan win a thriller
Pakistan maintained their unbeaten record against
Sri Lanka in World Cup cricket by chalking up a close 11 run victory
in a Group ‘A’ game at the R. Premadasa International Cricket
stadium, here today.
[SUNDAY Observer Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year:]
Royal skipper Rambukwella and Vimukthi of Panadura Royal climb to
OBSERVER-MOBITEL AWARDS: Royal skipper Ramith Rambukwella received a
tremendous boost prior to their 'Big' encounter around the corner
against S. Thomas', shooting into the top spot at the end of count
number 7 in the Observer/Mobitel Most Popular Schoolboy Cricketer All
Island Contest 2011.
ICC WORLD CUP - a battle of heavyweights
CRICKET: The first ever World Cup contest in cricket was in 1975
organized in England. At that time England, the only country who were
able to put forward the resources to stage an event of this magnitude.
The 1st World Cup was played in England and was called the Prudential
World Cup_ The matches consisted an over rate of 60 overs per team,
played during the day in traditional form, with the red ball and white