Warning! Criminals hijacking, running cricket
Organised criminals, petty thieves and thugs, in
a nutshell a shadowy mafia, have taken a stranglehold of cricket in
the country, facts that have now been confirmed by a sports minister
for the first time in history as he accused the game’s keepers of
turning a blind eye to a shocking trend.
Rain washes out Sri Lanka-New Zealand ODI
The fourth ODI between Sri Lanka and New Zealand
was rained off with the home team reaching 75 for 3 in nine overs
after the match was reduced to 24 overs. The match itself started
after a near four-hour delay due to rain and wet ground conditions.
Marija man of the moment
Kandy captain Fazil Marija showed just why he is
the kind of big stage player when it matters the most as he scored a
match-winning try fifteen minutes before the end as Havelocks
crashed to an 18-8 defeat in their first round League rugby match at
Havelock Park under lights yesterday.