Sri Lanka in the box seat
Champion off spinner Muttiah Muralitharanís quest
for 800 wickets before retirement took a back seat as centuries from
Tharanga Paranavithana and Kumar Sangakkara marked the opening days
play in the first cricket test match against India which began at
the Galle International Stadium yesterday.
Navy storm into semi-final with 32-22 win over Army
Navy Sports Club stormed in to the semi-finals
of the Clifford Cup with a superb win over Sri Lanka Army by 32
points to 22. The match which was played at the CR grounds in
slightly overcast conditions proved to be a thrilling encounter and
the mammoth crowd gathered witnessed a stunning display of fast open
rugby especially from Navy.
Kandy-Air Force at Bogambara Stadium
There has been once again a change in venue of
the Clifford Cup Knock-out Rugby Tournament matches involving the
defending champions Kandy Sports Club.