Selectors to adopt three-tier approach
Chairman Selection Committee Kapila
Wijegunawardene is banking on a three- tier policy for future
International matches. He said due to time constraints, members of
the selection committee have not put out a formal document outlining
the selection policies the committee plans to adopt.
OBSERVER/MOBITEL CONTEST GATHERS MOMENTUM:
Peterite Lakshina Rodrigo leads with 3,742 votes
Peterite Lakshina Rodrigo (3,742) sprang back
into the lead replacing last week’s winner Raveen Sayer of Trinity
College who was pushed into third place at the end of the 5th week’s
counting in the Sunday Observer/ Mobitel Most Popular Schoolboy
Cricketer Of The Year 2015 competition. Richmond College Galle’s
Charith Asalanka was placed second polling 3233 votes.
Sangakkara Wisden Cricketer of the year
Sri Lanka great Kumar Sangakkara has been named
the cricketer of the year in the 2015 Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack.
Sangakkara joined India’s Virender Sehwag as the only two players to
be named as Wisden’s Leading Cricketer in the World for a second