Weerakoon takes six as Windies 'A' tumble
BRC's left-arm spinner Sajeewa Weerakoon kept faith with the
selectors who opted to play him ahead of leg-spinner Kaushal
Lokuarachchi by grabbing six wickets for 62 runs to produce his best
international performance at the Rangiri Dambulla Stadium here
today. Weerakoon started an astonishing West Indies 'A' batting
collapse in the last over before tea by bowling skipper Daren Ganga
behind his legs for 99.
THE 300-day official countdown of the 10th Asian Games in Sri Lanka
next year got off to a colourful start with an eye-catching ceremony
at the Sugathadasa Stadium, Colombo yesterday. Many foreign
delegates and sports officials of the eight participating countries
were among the invitees for the colourful evening ceremony with
services bands in attendance.