Sehwag powers India to victory
A magnificent knock of 99 runs under pressure by
Virender Sehvag powered India for their first win in the Micromax
Cup tri-nation cricket tournament, defeating the hosts Sri Lanka by
six wickets in the third match played at the Rangiri Dambulla
International Stadium yesterday.
England name same team against Pakistan
England named the same XI on Sunday that had put
them 2-0 up in their four-match series against Pakistan for the
third Test starting at The Oval on Wednesday. Tim Bresnan, left out
from a 12-man squad in the sides that won the first Test at Trent
Bridge by 354 runs and the second Test by nine wickets at Edgbaston
last week, was retained as bowling cover.
Kaushalya, Jehan to lead teams
All rounder Kaushalya Weeraratne will captain
the team in a warm up one day match against the touring South Africa
‘A’ team on August 22 at the Colts CC ground in Havelock Park.