Tharanga, Mahela upset Wayamba
Sri Lankan discarded players Tharanga
Paranavithana and Mahela Udawatte produced a tremendous batting
performance to spearhead newcomers Uva Province to a shock eight
wicket victory over the defending champions Wayamba in their SLC
Inter Provincial cricket tournament match worked off at the SSC
ground in Maitland Place yesterday.
Lankans have the advantage over England
The Sri Lanka under 19 team will be looking to
exploit the home conditions when they take on the touring England
Under 19 team in the opening youth Test match commencing at the
Galle International Stadium today.
CR rugby gets a boost
HSBC has extended their sponsorship for the
third consecutive year to the Ceylonese Rugby and Football Club
(CR&FC) in oder to uplift the sport in the country. HSBC will be the
official sponsors to the CR and FC rugby team during 2011. The
agreement was signed at the CR&FC Club on Wednesday.