Second Test ends in a dull draw
Sri Lanka hold one nil lead going into final Test
MERCIFULLY the rains came down just as the
umpires called tea to end the drab and meaningless cricket that was
being played out at the Singhalese Sports Cub ground and put the
Second Test between Sri Lanka and England into the books as a tame
Failed to pick up early wickets on final day - Mahela
Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardena believed
that his team’s inability to pick up early wickets was the main
reason that they could not force a result to the second Test match
against the touring England team which ended in a draw at the SSC
ground in Maitland Place yesterday.
Ranatunga set to head Sri Lanka Cricket
Sri Lanka’s World Cup winning captain Arjuna
Ranatunga is tipped to head the country’s cricket administration,
government sources told AFP on Thursday.